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Queenie to exit PH Friday night, storm signals lifted


Storm signals were lifted as Tropical storm Queenie (Sinlaku) moved further away from the country on Friday afternoon, the state weather bureau said.

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

‘Queenie’ moving towards West PH Sea

Satellite Image-4:57 AM-November 28, 2014. SCREENGRAB from noah.dost.gov.ph

Tropical depression Queenie is moving towards the West Philippine Sea and is expected to exit the Philippine area of responsibility on Friday while another low pressure area was spotted near Mindanao.

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bill filed reviving ROTC for college students

Valenzuela City Rep. Sherwin Gatchalian. FILE PHOTO

A bill has been filed at the House of Representatives seeking the revival of the mandatory Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) to instill patriotism among college students in the face of disputes with China in the West Philippine Sea.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Filipinos aiding Chinese poachers in West Philippine Sea, says solon

Kabataan Rep. Terry Ridon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A party-list lawmaker is seeking a congressional probe into what he claims to be “unabated poaching activities” by Chinese fishermen in connivance with Filipinos in waters off Palawan.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Sea lover with positive attitude sees hope for reefs, marine life

GOMEZ: “Once you destroy your reefs, you’re going to change the
wholemarine ecosystem.Our oceans will change. So this is not just
climate change, this is global change. ” NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

With global pollution and destructive fishing practices continuing to destroy coral reef ecosystems, it is a wonder how the renowned marine scientist and University of the Philippines (UP) professor emeritus Edgardo D. Gomez can remain optimistic about the future.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »