Aftershocks expected after E. Samar quake

MANILA -- The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said it is expecting aftershocks from the magnitude 5.1 quake that jolted Eastern Samar province on Sunday afternoon.

The quake of tectonic origin struck 44 kilometers northeast of Hernani, Eastern Samar at around 2:24 p.m.…

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Scattered rains over Mindanao Sunday

MANILA -- Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will prevail over Mindanao due to the tail-end of a cold front affecting the island, the weather bureau said Sunday.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), however, said in its latest report …

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Scattered rains over Mindanao Sunday

MANILA -- Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will prevail over Mindanao due to the tail-end of a cold front affecting the island, the weather bureau said Sunday.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), however, said in its latest report …

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Palace condemns Jolo church bombing

MANILA -- MalacaAang condemned the twin bomb attacks that took place in a Roman Catholic church in Jolo, Sulu on Sunday, which left 17 people dead, including five soldiers, and 57 others wounded.

We condemn in the strongest possible term the bomb explosions that occurred …

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PCOO chief named most outstanding media icon

MANILA -- Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar was recognized as an outstanding media icon and broadcaster by the National Consumers Affairs Foundation (NCAF).

The NCAF awarded the communications chief during the 2019 People's Choice Awards, which was jointly held with the Dangal …

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PCOO chief named most outstanding media icon

MANILA -- Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar was recognized as an outstanding media icon and broadcaster by the National Consumers Affairs Foundation (NCAF).

The NCAF awarded the communications chief during the 2019 People's Choice Awards, which was jointly held with the Dangal …

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