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LPA off Mindanao now a tropical depression

MANILA - The low-pressure area (LPA) east of Mindanao has developed into tropical depression "Marce," state weather bureau PAGASA said Wednesday.

8 steps to claiming insurance for storm-damaged homes

Here's a step by step guide to help you file an insurance claim in the unfortunate event that you sustain any damage to your home because of a storm or floods.

Duterte gets 'very good' grade in first 100 days: SWS

Duterte's maiden satisfaction marks bested most of his post-EDSA revolt predecessors.

Philippines says 2016 paddy rice output to be lowest in 3 years

The Philippines said on Wednesday its paddy rice output is now expected to hit 17.91 million tons in 2016, the lowest in three years and below a July forecast of 18.135 million tons, due to crop losses from an El Nino dry spell and typhoons.

LOOK: 'Supermoon' draws 'hugot' lines

Just like true love, a supermoon only shows up once -- or twice -- in a lifetime.

Robredo, umalma sa panunukso ni Duterte

Hindi umano karapat-dapat ang naging pahayag ng pangulo tungkol kay Robredo sa paggunita sa anibersaryo ng bagyong Yolanda. 

Climate change making extreme weather events worse: UN

Marrakesh, Morocco - Climate change has made deadly heatwaves and hurricanes, along with droughts and flooding, both more frequent and more intense in recent years, according to a UN report released Tuesday.

WMO: Last 5 years were hottest on record

MARRAKESH - The past five years were the hottest on record with mounting evidence that heat waves, floods and rising sea levels are stoked by man-made climate change, the United Nations weather agency said on Tuesday.

 

Philippines remembers super typhoon 'Yolanda' disaster

MANILA - The Philippines commemorated Tuesday the third year since its central region was ravaged by super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), amid unfinished rehabilitation efforts by the government in areas affected by the calamity.

 

TINGNAN: Paggunita ng mga naulila ng 'Yolanda'

Isang misa ang isinagawa Martes ng umaga sa Tacloban para sa paggunita sa ikatlong taong anibersaryo ng pananalasa ng bagyong Yolanda.