MANILA -- Tropical depression "Josie" and the southwest monsoon it enhances will continue to bring rains over Luzon and Visayas, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Saturday afternoon raised its red alert status in anticipation of the effect of southwest monsoon (Hanging Habagat) which was enhanced by tropical depression (TD) Josie.
The legal counsel of Australian missionary Sister Patricia Fox said they were dismayed with the recent order of the Bureau of Immigration to deport the nun for allegedly joining political activities in the country, adding that they will file an appeal this coming week.
President Duterte will no longer meet with protesters after his 3rd State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday amid declaration of militant groups to consolidate the biggest group of protesters against the Chief Executive.
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has warned of serious repercussions of suspending the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN Law) – particularly on the implementation of the free higher education.