Rains over PH as ‘Marilyn’ enhances southwest monsoon

MANILA — Rains will continue to pour over most parts of the country as tropical depression ‘Marilyn’ will continue enhancing the southwest monsoon on Saturday. In a weather bulletin issued at 5 a.m., Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) weather specialist Meno Mendoza said ‘Marilyn’ was last seen 1,150 km east of Basco, … Read More

Rail ops resume following magnitude 5.5 quake

A train of the Philippine National Railways. (Photo courtesy of Seasia Facebook account) MANILA—Rail operations in Metro Manila and other affected areas were suspended Friday afternoon and were later resumed after safety inspections following a magnitude 5.5 earthquake in Quezon province. In a message sent to reporters, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Asst. Secretary for Communications … Read More