18 Oct 2015
Manila: Powerful Typhoon Koppu hit the northern Philippines early yesterday, the country's weather agency said, battering the coast with powerful winds that forecasters warned could last up to three days.
22 Aug 2015
Manila: Typhoon Goni slightly weakened today as it lashed the northern Philippines with strong rain and wind that set off landslides and flooded low-lying villages, leaving at least seven people dead and two others missing, officials said.
11 May 2015
Manila: Heavy rains and strong winds flattened houses on coastal areas as typhoon Noul crashed into the northeastern tip of the Philippines, killing two people and prompting more than 3,000 residents to move to shelters.
02 Apr 2015
Manila: A super typhoon blamed for the deaths of at least four people on islands in the western Pacific Ocean has weakened after entering Philippine waters and is expected to further lose strength as it approaches the country's northeastern coast.
05 Apr 2015
Baler (Philippines): A super typhoon dissolved into a tropical depression and made landfall in the Philippines on Sunday, forecasters said, easing fears after thousands of residents fled remote coastal villages to avoid potential giant waves.
04 Apr 2015
Manila: Around 24,000 people from the Philippines were being evacuated on Saturday with Typhoon Maysak a day away from potentially striking the country's northeast coast, officials said.
08 Dec 2014
Manila: The massive Typhoon Hagupit has led to the death of at least three people and over 890,000 people being evacuated in the Philippines, with the wind speed touching 170 kmph, media reported on Sunday.
25 Aug 2015
Manila: Typhoon Goni killed at least 26 people in landslides and floods in the Philippines, officials said yesterday, as the storm bore down on Japan.
31 Oct 2015
Washington: The chief counsel for the Philippines in its Hague tribunal case against China over competing claims in the South China Sea said yesterday that a final ruling could come as early as June next year.
09 Dec 2014
Manila: Typhoon Hagupit, which has left at least 27 people dead and 1.6 million displaced in the Philippines, was downgraded on Tuesday from a storm to a tropical depression after passing through the nation's capital where it caused flooding at several places but no major damage.