(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Tuesday, 16 July 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 310 km East Northeast of Davao City (8.3°N, 128.2°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Southern Luzon and Mindanao. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to LPA. Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to heavy rains. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to Moderate winds coming from Northeast to Northwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

TOP STORIES – Friday, March 10, 2023

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

10 March 2023, Friday, as of 5PM

1. PNP Academy graduation rites:

-Marcos to PNPA graduates: Be morally upright, catalysts to restore public’s trust to police

-Marcos shares stage with suspended BuCor chief Bantag as son receives diploma

[DZBB, ABS-CBN News, CNN  PHL, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Philstar]


2. Cases involving Teves:

-PNP: Guns, grenade, ammo seized as CIDG raids Rep. Teves’ property in Negros Oriental

-Gun ban imposed in Negros Oriental amid killings

-House Speaker rejects extension of Teves' travel authority

-More troops to be deployed vs ‘lawless violence’ in Negros Island —DND, AFP

[DZBB, DZRH, Inquirer, Philstar, Manila Bulletin, GMA News]


3. Power rates to go up in March, says Meralco

[Inquirer, Philstar, CNN PHL, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


4. FDI inflows at $634-M in December, down by 76.2 pct

[Inquirer, Philstar, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


5. Tensions at West PHL Sea:

-Chinese security vessel orders Philippine plane carrying media to 'leave'

-PCG: Fewer Chinese vessels near Pag-asa Island, Sabina Shoal

-China says US-PH military alliance endangers regional peace, stability

-Some Chinese militia vessels near Pagasa Island leave, but navy, coast guard ships remain – PCG [MB]

[Inquirer, Philistar, CNN PHL, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


6. Xi Jinping handed third term as China's president

[ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News, Philstar, Manila Bulletin]


7. Ouster of WHO regional director in Manila won't affect PHL

[Manila Bulletin, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


8. Marcos orders establishment of PHL Heart Center in Clark

[GMA News, Philstar, Manila Bulletin]


9. Marcos receives election summit report from COMELEC



10. De Lima attends hearing for remaining drug case

[DZBB, ABS-CBN News, Manila Bulletin, Rappler]


11. AFP eyes review of transition program for ex-soldiers

[Manila Bulletin, Philstar, ABS-CBN News]


12. Cops arrest 3 more suspects in Adiong ambush

[DZBB, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


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