Southwest monsoon continues to affect Luzon: PAGASA

MANILAHeavy rainfall will prevail Thursday until the weekend as the southwest monsoon (habagat) persistently affects Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.

In its 24hour weather forecast, the state weather bureau said cloudy skies with occasional rains will prevail over the …

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Troops told to keep hitting BIFF: AFP official

MANILA Military units now conducting operations against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in Maguindanao are ordered to keep on hitting the terrorist group.

"(Sustain operations against the) BIFF until hindi na sila makapag-conduct ng (they can no longer conduct) counter-offensive and offensive operations," Armed …

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