By Frinston L. Lim
The resumption of classes in this typhoon-devastated municipality hit a snag Thursday after Tropical Depression “Auring” dumped heavy rains and forced hundreds of families to evacuate overnight.
By Alex Pal
A passenger vessel ran aground Thursday after being hammered by strong winds and waves spawned by a tropical depression, but all 228 passengers—many of them students returning to this university town from the holidays—were rescued unharmed, authorities said.
By DJ Yap
For the second time in two months, a low pressure area (LPA) predicted to have little chance of gaining strength turned into a tropical depression as it swung across Northern Mindanao Thursday.