Nueva Ecija braces for typhoon 'Chedeng'

April 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nueva Ecija braces for typhoon 'Chedeng' 

CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, April 2 — The province of Nueva Ecija is bracing for the possible onslaught of typhoon Chedeng with its Php100-million calamity funds ready for utilization together with its disaster road map targeting zero casualty.

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4 barangays affected by landslide; number of flood-stricken barangays increase in Capiz: PDRRMC

January 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on 4 barangays affected by landslide; number of flood-stricken barangays increase in Capiz: PDRRMC 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 26 -– A landslide occurred in Sitio Dumalagan, Barangay Carataya, Cuartero in the province of Capiz over the weekend, Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) officer Ronald Guillermo confirmed.

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Albay under storm 'Amang' alert

January 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Albay under storm 'Amang' alert 

By Nancy Ibo Mediavillo

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 16 (PNA) — The Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) has issued Advisory No. 2 placing the province under a state of alert due to tropical storm "Amang".

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How Ilocos Norte survives disasters (Features)

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on How Ilocos Norte survives disasters (Features) 

By Leilanie G. Adriano

LAOAG CITY, Jan 7 (PNA) –It was in the month of September last year when Ilocos Norte faced two brewing typhoons, Luis and Mario, which came shortly after the other and causing so much devastation, sweeping away at least 80 percent of the province’s agricultural livelihood.

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1 dead, 36,000 evacuated due to 'Seniang' in Misamis Oriental

December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on 1 dead, 36,000 evacuated due to 'Seniang' in Misamis Oriental 

MISAMIS ORIENTAL, Dec. 30 -– A 56-year-old farmer died while more than 36,000 people have been evacuated in Misamis Oriental in the aftermath of tropical storm "Seniang" on Monday.

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10,000 people evacuated in Misamis Oriental due to 'Seniang'

December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on 10,000 people evacuated in Misamis Oriental due to 'Seniang' 

MISAMIS ORIENTAL, Dec. 29 -– Thousands of residents in 32 villages in Cagayan De Oro have been forcibly evacuated at the onset of tropical storm "Seniang" Monday.

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Leyte hospital asked to treat would-be typhoon victims from nearby Samar provinces

December 6, 2014 by · Comments Off on Leyte hospital asked to treat would-be typhoon victims from nearby Samar provinces 

TACLOBAN CITY, Dec. 5 — The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) asked hospitals in Leyte to be ready to accommodate patients from Samar Island that may be injured by typhoon Ruby’s fury.

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'Queenie' inflicts havoc to 12 towns, city in Bohol; 6 dead

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on 'Queenie' inflicts havoc to 12 towns, city in Bohol; 6 dead 

TAGBILARAN CITY, Dec. 2 — Tropical depression “Queenie” wreaked havoc in at least 12 municipalities and this city with six dead, initial Damage Assessment Report of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) showed.

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(Special Report) Diocese of Dumaguete sets activities to mark 'Yolanda' anniversary

November 6, 2014 by · Comments Off on (Special Report) Diocese of Dumaguete sets activities to mark 'Yolanda' anniversary 

By Judy Flores-Partlow

DUMAGUETE CITY, Nov. 5 (PNA) -– The Diocese of Dumaguete has lined up some activities on Saturday in solidarity with the rest of the nation in commemorating the first year anniversary of the super typhoon Yolanda that left thousands of people dead and immeasurable damage to property in its trail late last year.

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