Thousands of survivors of devastating floods and landslides in Sri Lanka are at risk of potentially fatal diseases such as dengue fever, charities warned on Monday as the death toll from the disaster continued to rise.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 8:20 pm
President Donald Trump on Monday condemned the fatal stabbings of two Good Samaritans who tried to stop a man from harassing a pair of women who appeared to be Muslim, in a tweet issued days after an advocacy group urged Trump to condemn the attacks it said his anti-Muslim rhetoric had encouraged.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 7:27 pm
A man was arrested for allegedly selling shabu hidden inside packs of chewing gum, according to a report on 'Saksi.'
Posted: May 29, 2017, 5:17 pm
A powerful earthquake struck an area southeast of the Indonesian city of Palu on the island of Sulawesi on Monday, prompting people to flee from their homes though there was no tsunami warning issued, officials said.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 3:04 pm
Vice President Leni Robredo on Monday said the displaced families expressed their concern whether they will be provided with basic needs, including housing and employment, when the armed conflict in Marawi City ends.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 2:39 pm
Through the years, Mindanao has been battered repeatedly by fighting between government forces and armed groups in conflict with the law. The attacks have been costly, not just in monetary terms, but in the hundreds of lives lost and the millions of people affected and displaced by the violence.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 2:29 pm
Ilang sibilyan ang desperadong mailigtas ang mga kaanak nilang naiipit sa bakbakan sa Marawi City. Sa isang ulat ng GMA News '24 Oras' nitong Lunes, isang convoy ang hindi inalintana ang pagpapatutok sa kanila ng mga pulis matapos nilang lumusot sa checkpoint basta mailigtas lang ang kanilang lolo.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 2:26 pm
Two examinees from the University of San Carlos tied for the top spot in the board examinations for certified public accountants.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 2:09 pm
Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao gave staunch support for President Rodrigo Duterte's martial law declaration on Monday, saying the country should be 'grateful' for its strong leader.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 1:55 pm
The move, approved via a resounding 'aye,” is consistent with House leaders' firm stand that the Senate and the House need not convene a joint session to discuss the report.
Posted: May 29, 2017, 1:47 pm