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Self-rated poverty falls to record low: SWS

The number of Filipinos who consider themselves poor fell to a record low of 42 percent in the first quarter of 2018, down from last quarter's 44 percent, according to the Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released Wednesday. 

Islands comb own shores for solutions to environmental pressures

CALVIA, Spain - Island governments around the world are no longer begging for help to tackle the many problems they face - from too many tourists to devastating storms and rising seas - but are finding their own solutions and sharing them, experts say.

Ari-arian at pananim, napinsala ng pag-ulan ng yelo

Tinamaan ng hailstorm o pag-ulan ng yelo ang bahagi ng Atok, Benguet at Bontoc, Mountain Province nitong weekend. 

Hailstorm hits Benguet village

MANILA – Pellets of ice rained down on a village in Atok, Benguet on Saturday afternoon as the rest of the country roasted in summer heat. 

Hotter days ahead due to looming high pressure ridge, says PAGASA

A ridge of high pressure area will raise temperatures in the country this week, state weather bureau PAGASA said Sunday.

 

Pinakamataas na damang init ngayong taon, naitala sa Nueva Ecija

Naitala naman ngayong araw sa Nueva Ecija ang pinakamataas na heat index o damang init ngayong taon.

Robredo, Pimentel keep 'good' rating; Alvarez, Sereno fall to 'neutral': SWS

MANILA - Vice President Leni Robredo maintained her "good"net satisfaction rating despite a 8-point drop in the first quarter of 2018, according to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released Tuesday.

Mindanao, magiging maulan dahil sa low pressure area

Makakaranas ng mga pag-ulan ang Mindanao dahil sa isang papalapit na low pressure area ngayong Lunes, ilang araw matapos ideklara ng mga awtoridad ang pagsisimula ng tag-init, sinabi ng state weather bureau PAGASA.

Supply ng alimango at sugpo, apektado ng matinding init

Apektado ng matinding init na panahon ang suplay ng alimango at sugpo sa Cotabato City at Maguindanao.

Industriya ng daing, buhay na buhay ngayong tag-init

Umabot sa 35.5 degrees Celsius ang pinakamainit na temperatura sa Dagupan City kanina.