Weak eruptions observed in Taal anew; bigger eruption unlikely

Manila, May 10 -- Four successive steam-driven eruptions have been recorded in the Taal Volcano on Friday, just two days since a weak phreatic eruption was observed at the Main Crater. These phreatic... Read More

Replica guns not allowed among air passengers - OTS

Manila, May 10 -- Replica guns, although not real firearms, are not allowed to be carried by passengers in Philippine airports, the Office for Transportation Security (OTS) said Friday. The pronounce... Read More

PhilSA: China rocket debris could have fallen near Rozul Reef

Manila, May 9 -- Debris from China's rocket launch on Thursday could have fallen 28 nautical miles (NM) from Rozul Reef and 38 NM from Patag Island, the Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA) said. China's... Read More

Taal Volcano continues spewing hot gases causing phreatic eruption

MANILA, May 8 -- Taal Volcano is continuously spewing hot gases that could lead to sporadic phreatic eruptions, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said Wednesday. Phivo... Read More

Warm, humid weather across PH; 42-45,May 8 -- C heat index likely in 18 areas

MANILA, May 8 -- The country will continue to experience warm and humid weather due to the easterlies, a forecaster said Wednesday. "Many areas, including Metro Manila, however, will continue to exp... Read More

Danger level heat index forecast in 37 areas; fair weather likely

Manila, May 7 -- Thirty-seven areas are forecast to experience danger level heat indices on Tuesday, with the highest at 45 degrees likely in Dagupan City, Pangasinan. A heat index of 45C is forecast... Read More

CRK gets hate comments due to viral Customs check video

Manila, May 7 -- The official Facebook page of Clark International Airport (CRK) has temporarily turned off its comments and messaging sections after receiving hate comments, including death threats, ... Read More

PAGASA cites limitations in heat index forecast locations

Manila, May 6 -- Forecasting the heat index in every municipality across the country is impossible at the moment due to budget and manpower limitations, an official of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geop... Read More

NAST: Golden Rice, Bt eggplant safe to eat, beneficial to farmers

MANILA, May 4 -- A member of the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) on Friday reiterated that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are safe for consumption and are helpful to farmers. ... Read More

Dangerous heat index forecast in 30 areas

Manila, May 3 -- At least 30 areas across the country are forecast to experience heat index within the danger level on Friday, the weather bureau said. The heat index or what the temperature feels li... Read More