Quantcast

(Last of a series)   TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines—For a few days in November last year, “Stephanie” (not his real name) was living out his dreams…

November 17, 2014

Ten-year-old Eine R. Vuycankiat, a survivor of Supertyphoon “Yolanda,” has emerged as the “storytelling queen” of the 4th Inquirer Read-Along Festival.…

November 16, 2014

There is a long history of cooperation and selflessness in the face of crisis and disasters. “Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), Tropical Storm “Ondoy” (Ketsana),…

November 16, 2014

Hounded by criticisms over the slow phase of rehabilitation in areas ravaged by Supertyphoon “Yolanda,” Interior Secretary Mar Roxas found unlikely defenders in two Iloilo…

November 15, 2014

Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) last year unleashed the full destructive force of a climatic event: Preexisting risks, particularly in coastal communities, were amplified…

November 15, 2014

Pope Francis will deliver his speeches in English during his papal visit to the Philippines from January 15 to 19. In a press conference on…

November 14, 2014

Hounded by criticism of the slow pace of rehabilitation in places ravaged by Supertyphoon Yolanda, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas found unlikely defenders in two Iloilo…

November 14, 2014

A year after Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), survivors still burst into tears whenever they remember how they lost their loved ones in that…

November 14, 2014

The wide toothless grin and deep wrinkles betray Leticia Rigaton’s age. But the 58-year-old woman still giggles like a teenager.…

November 13, 2014

MORE STORIES

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

  • Ombudsman endorses solon’s ouster

    Read More

  • 4Ps beneficiaries first on DSWD shelter aid list

    Read More

  • QC cops identify sports car driver who assaulted MMDA traffic enforcer

    Read More

  • Man holds saleslady hostage with screwdriver

    Read More

  • Turkey’s remaining Assyrian Christians dream of better lives

    Read More

  • ‘No refugee forced to strip naked in Malaysia’

    Read More

  • Hong Kong police arrest 116 at protest site

    Read More

  • Ferguson prepares for more protests over shooting

    Read More

  • Judge overturns Arkansas’ gay marriage ban

    Read More

  • US may send additional troops to Afghanistan next year

    Read More

  • US Army may station tanks in Eastern Europe–general

    Read More

  • Protesters from Mindanao storm mining company in Makati

    Read More

  • Violence after no indictment for white cop in black teen’s death

    Read More

  • Hong Kong begin clearing protest site

    Read More

  • Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

    Read More