Northern Samar Daily News

Rappler'Amang' was biggest threat to Pope FrancisRapplerBy afternoon, PAGASA reported Amang would hit Northern Samar Saturday night. By Saturday morning, Storm Signal No. 2 had been raised in Leyte and Samar. At a press conference Friday evening, Vatican spokesperson Fr Federico Lombardi announced ... [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 4:52:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Philippine Star'Yolanda' grads rule nurse examPhilippine Star2 with a grade of 86.60; Cheryl Cubi Ymas of San Lorenzo Ruiz College in Ormoc City who ranked third with 86.20 percent; Kelvin Magdaraog of the University of Eastern Philippines in Catarman, Northern Samar (fourth with 86 percent); Carmel Jane ...and more [...]
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 5:07:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Two men caught driving stolen car in CityPoughkeepsie JournalSamar Corbett, 38, of Wappingers Falls was driving the vehicle. He was charged with felony possession of stolen property and driving with a suspended license. Tamal Corbett, 38, of the City of Poughkeepsie was found in the passenger seat. Tamal had ...and [...]
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 2:53:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Philippine StarNGCP restores Visayas sub-transmission linesPhilippine StarMANILA, Philippines - The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP), the grid operator, has restored all transmission and sub-transmission lines and substations in the Visayas affected by Tropical Storm Amang. In an advisory, NGCP said it has ...and more [...]
Fri, Jan 23, 2015 5:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Philippines: Tropical Storm Amang causes agriculture damage worth about ...Business InsuranceSamar, Northern Samar and Eastern Samar provinces suffered agricultural damage due to Amang. Heavy rains affected parts of Luzon including Metro Manila region, and Eastern Visayas region. The storm claimed two lives and destroyed 538 houses. [...]
Thu, Jan 22, 2015 11:29:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyon'Amang' strands pilgrims on way home to Samar, Luzon from TaclobanInterAksyonCATARMAN, Northern Samar -- (UPDATE - 11:32 a.m.) Thousands of pilgrims from Northern Samar who had gone to Leyte to welcome Pope Francis when he visited on Saturday were trapped on their way home by floods triggered by tropical storm [...]
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 3:14:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Philippine StarAmang to dump rain in MMPhilippine StarSocial Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman said their field office in Eastern Visayas had supervised preemptive evacuation efforts in Northern Samar in preparation for the onslaught of Amang. Meanwhile, signal no. 1 was hoisted over Metro Manila, Cavite, ...Intermittent heavy rain, winds threaten to [...]
Sat, Jan 17, 2015 4:51:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Philippine Star'Amang' seen to hit Northern Samar on Pope's visit to VisayasPhilippine StarMANILA, Philippines - Several areas in the regions of Eastern Visayas and Bicol have been placed under a storm signal ahead of Pope Francis' visit to Leyte on Saturday. Tropical Storm "Amang" was last located at 531 kilometers [...]
Fri, Jan 16, 2015 8:06:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Magnitude-5.0 quake recorded off Northern SamarGMA NewsA magnitude-5.0 quake was recorded off Northern Samar Tuesday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said. Phivolcs said the quake occurred at 11:33 p.m., and was tectonic in origin. In its initial bulletin, it said the epicenter ...Magnitude 5 quake hits Bicol [...]
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 8:47:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonNorthern Samar spared the worst of SeniangInterAksyonCATARMAN, Northern Samar -- Although continued rains dampened New Year's celebrations for many residents of Northern Samar, the atmosphere remained generally grateful for having been spared the worst of tropical storm “Seniang,” which wreaked ... [...]
Thu, Jan 01, 2015 1:52:00 AM, Continue reading at the source