By Marlon Ramos
Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II has urged local government officials in towns battered by Super Typhoon “Yolanda” to submit their liquidation reports for the first tranche of cash assistance they received from the national government for the rehabilitation projects in their respective areas.
Four months after she lost her husband and home to Typhoon Haiyan’s fury, Agnes Bacsal gave birth to their sixth child — a sprightly boy, whose company has eased the family’s pain.
Organizers of a dance party marking the anniversary of super typhoon Yolanda’s rampage through the central Philippines said Thursday they had called the event off after a storm of complaints.
By Christian V. Esguerra
Only a day after saying that Vice President Jejomar Binay was free to leave his administration, President Benigno Aquino III placed Binay on top of the streamlined bureaucratic process to speed up the building of permanent housing for victims of supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan).
By Bong Lozada
Typhoon “Paeng,” in all its intensity, has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility Tuesday morning.