Two people died and many areas were flooded on Sunday as the whole province of Bataan was placed under a state of calamity due to torrential rains.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Monday, July 23, 2018, lifted the number coding scheme in Metro Manila except in Makati and Las Piñas cities.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development-Central Office reported that, as of early Monday morning, 5,430 families or 23,383 people had taken shelter in 135 evacuation centers in the Ilocos, Cordillera Administrative, Central Luzon, National Capital, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, and Bicol Regions.
A magnitude-5.1 quake struck 120 kilometers southwest of Davao Occidental’s Sarangani town early Monday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported in a bulletin.
Tuwing ika-apat na Lunes sa buwan ng Hulyo isinasagawa ang State of the Nation Address o SONA ng pangulo ng bansa. Ginawa ito para mag-ulat ang Punong Ehekutibo sa Kongreso at sa mamamayan tungkol sa kalagayan ng bansa at mga planong gawin ng kaniyang administrasyon. Alam ba ninyo kung sino ang unang pangulo ng bansa na nag-SONA?
Gunmen have shot dead 11 taxi drivers returning to Johannesburg from the funeral of a colleague in Kwa-Zulu Natal, a police spokesman said on Sunday.
The Palace confirmed that President Rodrigo Duterte had gone to hospital Sunday night, the day before the president’s State of the Nation Address, to have a medical check-up.
A second quarter-2018 poll taken by the Social Weather Stations concluded that 64 percent of Filipinos found President Rodrigo Duterte’s foul-mouthed criticisms and threats against the United Nations Human Rights Council “vulgar.”
Typhoon Ampil (formerly Severe Tropical Storm Inday) hit Chinese financial hub Shanghai around midday on Sunday, bringing heavy rainfall and disrupting transport and shipping.
Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to leave the European Union are overwhelmingly opposed by the British public and more than a third of voters would support a new right-wing political party committed to quitting the bloc, according to a new poll.