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SPD lauded for helping woman give birth in Pasay

National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief Brig. Gen. Jonnel Estomo on Tuesday commended the cops from Southern Police District (SPD) for going beyond their call of duty after helping a woman successfully give birth to her baby boy in Pasay City. #In60words

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NDRRMC says 8 reported deaths due to Karding

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Tuesday that the number of reported deaths due to Super Typhoon Karding rose to eight, with three others missing. #In60words

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'Madness and humour' as Paris Fashion Week opens with Gaultier

Paris Fashion Week launched on Monday with a protege of Jean Paul Gaultier bringing light-hearted vibes to the catwalk, while the luxury world awaits the French debut of Victoria Beckham.

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DAR speeds up registration of farmers organizations in Nueva Ecija

The Securities and Exchange Commission-Tarlac Extension Office (SEC-TEO) and the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Nueva Ecija signed an Agreement to fast-track the registration of newly organized agrarian reform beneficiaries organizations (ARBOs). #In60words

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China gifts World Cup giant pandas to Qatar

China announced Monday that it will give Qatar two giant pandas to mark the World Cup being held in the Gulf state.

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Karding slightly strengthened as it moves away from Luzon

According to PAGASA's 5 p.m. weather forecast on Monday, September 26, Karding was last seen 680 kilometers west of Dagupan City, Pangasinan, with maximum sustained winds of 140 kmh near the center, gustiness of up to 170 kmh, and a central pressure of 970 hPa. It is travelling 30 kmh in a west-northwesterly direction.

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Rare pink diamond to go under hammer in Geneva

The Fortune Pink, an exceptionally rare giant gemstone, will be auctioned in Geneva in November when it is expected to go for up to 35 million (36 million euros), auctioneers said Monday.

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Judges, IBP condemn red-tagging of Judge Malagar

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) and Philippine Judges Association (PJA) denounced the vilification and red-tagging of Judge Marlo Magdoza-Malagar, who recently dismissed a petition for proscription to declare the Communist Party of the Philippines as a terrorist group.

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PBBM conducts aerial inspections in Typhoon-hit areas

President Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr. conducted an aerial inspection in the areas affected by typhoon Karding. The president held a situation briefing with government officials before the inspection. Marcos said he wants to personally see the situation in Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, and Tarlac.

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Typhoon Karding continues to bring rains over Luzon as it moves over the West Ph Sea

By Ice Martinez Typhoon Karding was last located 190 km West of Dagupan City, Pangasinan. It is packed with winds of 140 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 170 km/h. It is moving West Northwestward at a fast pace of 30 km/h.  Rain forecast says moderate to heavy with intense monsoon rains are expected over Zamba...

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DPWH deploys quick response teams as Karding intensifies

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) response teams are now deployed in road sections included in the path of super typhoon Karding.

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DILG assures social benefits for solo parents

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) assured the public that local government units (LGUs) will create a comprehensive package of social protections for solo parents, following the mandate of Republic Act 1161 or the Expanded Solo Parents Welfare Act.

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Cebu City Council supports safe bottled water bill

The Cebu City Council has expressed support to the proposed Safe Bottled Water Act.

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NDRRMC on red alert over Karding

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) over the weekend said they already raised the highest emergency preparedness and response protocol has been activated in the National Capital Region, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, MIMAROPA and Bicol region.

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Classes suspended for Monday

CLASSES in various cities in Metro Manila and provinces have suspended Monday classes as precaution to the possible effects of Super Typhoon Karding. San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora in his official Facebook account announced the suspension of classes in all level both public and private, as well as work in government.

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