CEBU – A rare kind of sea turtle weighing 80 kilos was found dead in the coastal barangay of Sabang in Danao City, while 11 giant clams died in a marine sanctuary in Alcoy town due to the onslaught of Typhoon “Pablo” early this week. The female leatherback sea turtle that had cracks on its
Manila (10:49 a.m.) – Tropical Storm “Pablo” (international codename: Bopha) is set to exit the Philippines but not without leaving at least 400 people dead and hundreds more missing, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported Friday.
As of 4 a.m., the NDRRMC said 418 people were reported dead, 445 were injured while 383 remain missing. Of the reported deaths, only 73 have been identified. At least 110 unidentified dead bodies were from New Bataan, Compostela Valley.
MANILA — President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday called on the youth to spend their Christmas in a productive way by helping the victims of Typhoon “Pablo” rather than doing frivolous activities.
In his speech during the awarding ceremonies of the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (Tayo) held in Malacañang, the President asked help from youth organizations in the wake of the onslaught of the deadly typhoon in Visayas and Mindanao regions last Tuesday. Read more