Ambo - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ambo


[OPINYON] Orakulo ng propeta laban sa mga mamamatay-tao

Aug 19, 2018 - 9:22 PM

Dumanas nawa kayo ng kasawian, kayong walang pakialam at nanonood lamang habang pumapatay ang mga naka-bonnet na salarin sa liwanag ng araw!

Photo of victim's family and spectators, by AFP; photos of police and politicians by Darren Langit/Rappler

[OPINION] A prophetic oracle against murderers

Aug 18, 2018 - 1:30 PM

Woe to you who call yourselves 'Christians' but do not care an iota about the victims of extrajudicial killings

‘Mama, please let's bring Jesus to the hospital’

Mar 30, 2018 - 3:00 PM

'Mama, why is Jesus bleeding? Kawawa naman siya!'

CRUCIFIED CHRIST. Christians around the world remember the crucifixion and death of Christ on Good Friday. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

In defense of Judas

Mar 29, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Have we forgotten that the Eucharist was really for him (and for the potential Judases that we all can turn into)?

Holy Week reflections: Alab ng Puso

Mar 28, 2018 - 8:56 PM

Kapag ang relihiyon sa atin ay naging ritwal na lang; kapag ito'y parang obligasyon na lang na wala nang epekto sa buhay, pag-iisip at pag-uugali ng tao, para itong templong wala nang apoy

Holy Week reflections: The path of nonviolence

Mar 27, 2018 - 10:44 PM

Let us never allow ourselves to be motivated by anger or hatred, resentment, revenge, or the instinct to retaliate or return evil for evil

Bishop seeks freedom of supermarket clerk jailed for stealing corned beef

Dec 18, 2017 - 4:03 PM

'For heaven's sake, let's get this man out of jail! I am willing to repay his employer, the supermarket owner, a hundred times over,' says Bishop Pablo David

BISHOP'S APPEAL. Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says he is willing to repay 'a hundred times over' the employer of a supermarket clerk jailed for stealing corned beef. File photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Rappler Talk: Bishop Ambo David on killings and 'death of conscience'

Sep 20, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Rappler talks to Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David about the drug war killings and his fears of a 'death of conscience' in predominantly Catholic Philippines

Caloocan Bishop Pablo David: Shepherd of his slaughtered sheep

Sep 17, 2017 - 9:02 AM

The Jesuit-trained bishop is an intellectual heavyweight who puts his boots on – sometimes literally – to defend the rights of the poor

PROTECTING WITNESSES. Caloocan Bishop Pablo David in a press conference on September 14, 2017, shows a document executed by the father of one of the witnesses to 17-year-old Kian Delos Santos' death. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Kian is your conscience

Aug 27, 2017 - 12:38 PM

Kian is only one but he will not be the last one Kian is only one but his death will not be wasted Kian is the thorn that has pricked the sleeping conscience of many Caloocan Bishop Pablo David says

Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

Caloocan bishop: 'Stop the killings, for heaven's sake!'

Aug 26, 2017 - 9:57 PM

Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says the death of teenager Kian delos Santos served as a thorn that has pricked the conscience of our people and has awakened them from moral slumber

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Jun 27, 2016 - 7:31 PM

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Jun 27, 2016 - 12:19 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Low pressure area now over West PH Sea

Jun 27, 2016 - 11:18 AM

The system formerly named Ambo is now over the West Philippine Sea but is still expected to bring light to moderate rain and thunderstorms to areas in north Luzon

Ambo makes landfall in Aurora, weakens into LPA

Jun 27, 2016 - 3:18 AM

Though Ambo is now a low pressure area state weather bureau PAGASA warns that moderate to heavy rains are still expected in parts of Luzon

Class suspensions: Monday, June 27

Jun 27, 2016 - 12:18 AM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of schools and areas where classes have been suspended for Monday June 27

PAGASA: Tropical Depression Ambo threatening Aurora

Jun 26, 2016 - 11:40 PM

Ambo is expected to make landfall in Aurora province on Monday June 27

Ambo to make landfall in Aurora on Monday morning

Jun 26, 2016 - 9:10 PM

The tropical depression will then weaken after hitting land says state weather bureau PAGASA

PAGASA: Tropical Depression Ambo maintains strength

Jun 26, 2016 - 5:58 PM

Signal number 1 is still raised over 6 areas in Luzon

PAGASA: Tropical depression Ambo to weaken

Jun 26, 2016 - 1:39 PM

Tropical depression Ambo – the first officially named storm in the country this year – is expected to make landfall at the Aurora province by Monday morning; storm warning signals raised in 6 areas

Satellite image as of June 26, 11 am. Image courtesy of PAGASA

PAGASA: Small chance LPA will develop into tropical depression for now

Jun 25, 2016 - 1:21 PM

Two low pressure areas are embedded along the intertropical convergence zone which will bring light to moderate rains and thunderstorms over Southern Luzon Visayas and Mindanao

Satellite image as of June 25, 12:30 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA

1st tropical depression for 2016 to enter PAR in 24 hours

Jun 24, 2016 - 7:25 PM

To be locally named Ambo the tropical depression will affect Davao Caraga and Eastern Visayas regions according to state weather bureau PAGASA

Terduga teroris pembunuh dua polisi di Poso dibekuk

Apr 21, 2015 - 8:12 PM

Anggota jaringan teroris Santoso yang diduga membunuh dua polisi dengan sadis di Tamanjeka Poso dibekuk Densus 88

Polisi memeriksa lokasi ledakan bom di Poso, Sulawesi Tengah, 4 Juni 2013. Foto oleh Olagondronk/EPA

'Ambo' leaves 3 dead, 6 missing

Jun 04, 2012 - 1:48 PM

A search is continuing for six fishermen on three separate boats who went missing after setting off before the storm hit

5 missing as 'Ambo' moves away

Jun 03, 2012 - 3:22 PM

Tropical storm Ambo international codename: Mawar moves away from the Philippines now as a much stronger typhoon

'Ambo' moves away from north Luzon

Jun 03, 2012 - 8:35 AM

UPDATED Batanes and the Calayan group of islands remain under storm signal number 1 on Sunday June 3 as Ambo is upgraded to a typhoon moving away from the country

MTSAT Enhanced IR Satellite Image for 7:32 a.m., 03 June 2012. Photo courtesy of PAGASA.

Fishermen rescued, hundreds more stranded by 'Ambo'

Jun 02, 2012 - 4:57 PM

UPDATED Tropical storm Ambo also forces flight and ship cancellations leaving hundreds of travelers stranded

5 areas now under storm signal warning

Jun 02, 2012 - 10:28 AM

UPDATED Pagasa puts Batanes and Calayan Islands under Signal No 2 and three others under Signal No 1

Rappler Newscast | June 1, 2012

Jun 01, 2012 - 8:50 PM

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'Ambo' now tropical storm; Signal No 1 in 6 areas

Jun 01, 2012 - 7:01 PM

Expect a wet weekend in Bicol Aurora and Isabela

'Ambo' to bring rain over eastern PH

Jun 01, 2012 - 1:49 AM

Storm warning signal 1 has been raised over Catanduanes and the 3 Samar provinces as the active low pressure area east of the Visayas was upgraded to a tropical depression

TROPICAL DEPRESSION AMBO. MTSAT Enhanced IR Satellite Image for 12:32 am, 1 June 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.