Typhoon Sarika hits the Philippines -
Aljazeera.comTyphoon Sarika hits the PhilippinesAljazeera.comTyphoon Sarika is continuing to strengthen as it begins to batter the Philippines. The storm, known locally as Karen, is expected to make landfall in Luzon around 18:00 GMT, which is 2am local time. The outer fringes of the storm are already covering ...Philippines faces 'most damaging typhoon': ForecasterChannel NewsAsiaall 33 news articles »
Posted on 15 October 2016 | 3:19 am
PAGASA: Typhoon Karen 'poses a serious
CNN PhilippinesPAGASA: Typhoon Karen 'poses a serious threat' over Aurora provinceCNN PhilippinesMetro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Typhoon Karen (international name: Sarika) accelerated further as it moves towards the Quezon-Aurora area, where it is expected to make landfall Sunday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical ...'Karen' grows stronger; 8 areas in Luzon under Signal No. 3Philippine StarNew typhoon seen stronger than 'Karen'Manila Bulletinall 87 news articles »
Posted on 15 October 2016 | 3:07 am
Sarika (Karen) a Typhoon Threat in the
The Weather ChannelSarika (Karen) a Typhoon Threat in the Philippines This Weekend, Then Southern China or Vietnam Next Week | The ...The Weather ChannelSarika, known as Karen in the Philippines, is a typhoon in the western Pacific ocean. Sarika/Karen will arrive in the northern Philippines as a typhoon Saturday. It could make landfall in the Philippines as the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane ...Philippines: Tropical Storm Sarika, Warning #06 13OCT16 2100 UTCReliefWeball 7 news articles »
Posted on 14 October 2016 | 8:07 pm
Goldberg: US did not fail the Philippines -
CNN PhilippinesGoldberg: US did not fail the PhilippinesCNN PhilippinesMetro Manila (CNN Philippines) — The United States' envoy in Manila, Philip Goldberg, says his country has not failed the Philippines. This is his reaction to President Rodrigo Duterte and Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay saying that "America ...US has not failed the Philippines – GoldbergPhilippine Starall 7 news articles »
Posted on 14 October 2016 | 6:49 pm
This cancer survivor wants to stop kids in
PBS NewsHourThis cancer survivor wants to stop kids in the Philippines from lighting upPBS NewsHourAs smoking rates have fallen in the U.S. and Europe, tobacco companies have focused their advertising elsewhere, especially Asia. In the Philippines, 25 percent of the population smokes, and cigarettes are a leading cause of death. But one former ...and more »
Posted on 14 October 2016 | 4:42 pm
Philippines looks to broaden range of rice
The Philippines' state grains procurement agency said on Tuesday that it would look to import rice from a broader range of countries including Pakistan, India and Myanmar, as it tries to diversify its supplies of the staple food. One of the world's biggest rice importers, the Philippines usually buys from key producers Vietnam and Thailand. Renan Dalisay, administrator at the National Food ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:57 am
Philippines' domestic air travel starts
Domestic aviation is on an uptrend as airlines such as Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) lead the way in terms of fleet expansion
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:15 pm
Philippines: China's island reclamation
Brooks Hays MANILA, April 13 (UPI) -- Philippines officials say China's island-building work is causing irreparable damage to vulnerable coral reefs and the marine life they support.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:03 pm
Philippines says Chinese reclamation damaged
China has wrought widespread environmental damage in the South China Sea with its construction of artificial islands on disputed reefs, the Philippines said Monday. The construction works have destroyed 300 acres of coral reefs, resulting in an estimated $100 million in annual economic losses to coastal states, Philippine foreign affairs spokesman Charles Jose said. "China’s massive reclamation ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:11 pm
AirAsia Philippines eyes initial public
MANILA, Philippines – AirAsia Philippines and Indonesia are set to go public, the airline's founder, Tony Fernandes, announced via his Twitter account . Pending board approval, the initial public offering is eyed since business in both Philippines and Indonesia is good. "Great support from both governments," Fernandes tweeted. Shares ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:25 am
Flights between UAE, Philippines to soar by
Dubai: Flights between the UAE and the Philippines will be increased by 25 per cent and extended to other provincial international airports to accommodate the growing demand for seats in this busy route, a senior Philippine aviation official told Gulf News.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:08 am
Thousands protest in Philippines over
MANILA Thousands of people belonging to a powerful local indigenous Christian organisation occupied a busy portion of the main highway in Manila on Friday to protest what they allege to be government's meddling over internal affairs of their church.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:04 am
Thousands protest in Philippines over
Members of Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) or INC also called for the resignation of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, who was investigating an illegal detention case filed by a dismissed church minister against Iglesia's leaders. Waving church flags ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:52 am
Philippines scouts rivals, draws bye in
MANILA, Philippines - In taking an opening-day bye, Gilas Pilipinas gets to size up its rivals today before the Nationals start their Jones Cup campaign versus the home team at 7 p.m. tomorrow at the Xinchuang Gymnasium in Taipei. Gilas head coach Tab ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:53 am
Philippines to halt sugar exports amid
MANILA – The Philippines will halt sugar exports amid strong domestic demand for the sweetener. Under Order No. 1, Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) chief Ma. Regina Bautista-Martin said production for the crop year 2015-2016 will be devoted to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:29 pm
2 top terror suspects survive Philippine
Two al-Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf commanders, including one on the FBI's list of most-wanted terrorists, survived a Philippine military offensive that killed eight militants and led to the seizure of their jungle lair and bomb materials in the southern P
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:55 am
Boat filled with protected species hits
A Chinese boat that ran into a coral reef in the southwestern Philippines held evidence of even more environmental destruction inside: more than 10,000 kilograms (22,000 pounds) of meat from a protected species, the pangolin or scaly anteater.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:01 am
Terror suspect eyed in killing of Filipino
A Southeast Asian militant is suspected of leading an ambush that killed an army intelligence officer in the southern Philippines, Philippine military officials said Wednesday, highlighting the danger still posed by foreign militants who have been on the
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 4:29 am
Philippines charges crew of ship that rammed
Philippine authorities filed a poaching case and were preparing more charges against 12 detained Chinese fishermen who were aboard a vessel that ran aground in a protected coral reef.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:21 am
Filipino Catholics aim to show their power
Filipino Catholic groups launched a campaign Monday to try to muster millions of votes for senatorial candidates who opposed a controversial contraceptives law passed last year and prove that the church remains a force to be reckoned with in Asia's la
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 11:58 pm
Resolved Question: What can you say about
I'm planning to visit Philippines :D
Posted on 1 July 2014 | 6:51 am
Resolved Question: Philippine telenovela?
what the history of Philippine Telenovela??
Posted on 3 March 2011 | 1:32 am
Resolved Question: Retirement homes in the
Does anyone know where I can find a site that tells statistics of retirement homes in the philippines? Like approximately how many homes and how many people use it. I meant like home for the aged or nursing homes... I've been trying to look for it but I can't. Does that mean there's just not enough homes in the country to actually count?
Posted on 9 November 2010 | 2:46 pm
Resolved Question: Acquisition of the
What were the arguments of both critics and supporters of imperialism? What was the nature of the debate over the acquisition of the Philippines?
Posted on 24 June 2010 | 9:57 am
Resolved Question: Saint rose philippine
What is she the patron saint of?? i cant find it anywhere....
and why is she called philippine?
Posted on 17 November 2009 | 7:04 pm