(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Sunday, 01 October 2023) Trough of a Low Pressure Area (LPA) affecting the eastern sections of Visayas and Mindanao. Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Southern Luzon and Visayas. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Trough of LPA /Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from Southwest to West will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

TOP STORIES - Monday, November 7, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

07 November 2022, Monday, as of 9AM

1. P206.5-B ‘ayuda’ for vulnerable sectors proposed in 2023 budget

[One News, GMA News, CNN PHL, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard] ©PIA-PMU


2. 1 killed, 11 hurt in Sultan Kudarat bus blast

[GMA News, CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, Manila Standard, Inquirer, Rappler] ©PIA-PMU


3. UN human rights panel wary over PHL’s anti-terrorism law

-UN body calls out PHL on rights violations

-UN human rights experts to PH gov’t: Decriminalize abortion, legalize divorce

[One News, CNN PHL,  Inquirer] ©PIA-PMU


4. Yulo sweetens vault silver with bronze in parallel bars at gymnastics worlds

[ABS-CBN News, Philstar, Manila Times, Inquirer, Rappler] ©PIA-PMU


5. 'Paeng' aftermath

-Storm damage to agri, infra hits P7.3B

-Paeng death toll climbs to 156

-Authorities to decide to continue search for 17 still missing individuals in Maguindanao

[Inquirer, Manila Times, ABS-CBN News] ©PIA-PMU


6. PHL confirms 1,010 new COVID-19 cases, 34 new deaths



7. Poe to gov’t: Consult stakeholders on SIM Registration Act IRR

[Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Inquirer] ©PIA-PMU


8. Gunmen kill cartoonist-teacher in Sultan Kudarat ambush

[Philstar, Rappler, Abante] ©PIA-PMU


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