85 pct of Pinoys still say religion is important: SWS

Most Filipinos still believe religion is an important part of their lives, a recent survey by the Social Weather Stations said.

Rains fail to stop tourists from flocking to beaches in Albay

Despite rains brought about by a low pressure area (formerly tropical depression 'Crising'), many locals and tourists in Albay, Bicol continued to flock to beaches on Easter Sunday. --ANC Dateline Philippines April 16, 2017

10 hurt in stage collapse amid heavy rains in Cebu

MINGLANILLA, Cebu - Ten people, including 3 minors, were injured after heavy rains caused a stage to collapse in this town on Easter Sunday morning.

LPA may trigger landslides, floods on Easter Sunday

Tropical depression "Crising" has weakened into a low pressure area (LPA) but will continue to dump rains over the Visayas islands on Easter Sunday, state weather bureau PAGASA.

Weakening 'Crising' could be downgraded to low-pressure area: PAGASA

MANILA – Tropical depression “Crising” is expected to weaken further after it makes its landfall in Hernani, Eastern Samar on Saturday afternoon.

More than 4,000 stranded in PH ports due to 'Crising'

Thousands of passengers are stranded in ports across the country due to inclement weather brought by tropical depression "Crising." 

Cebu Pacific flight to, from Legazpi cancelled

A local carrier has cancelled its flights to and from Legazpi, Albay on Saturday as tropical depression 'Crising' is expected to make landfall.

'Crising' strands hundreds in Bantayan island port

Hundreds of passengers are stranded at Sta. Fe port in Bantayan Island after tropical cyclone warning signal no. 1 was raised in northern Cebu due to tropical depression 'Crising.'

'Crising' weakens as it nears Samar

16 areas remain under cyclone warning signal 1 as tropical depression 'Crising' maintains its course and continues to move closer to Samar, where it is expected to make landfall on Saturday afternoon.

'Crising' maintains strength; Signal no. 1 raised in 16 areas

Tropical depression "Crising" maintained its strength and continued to move closer to Samar, where it is expected to make landfall in the afternoon, the state weather bureau PAGASA said.