Vox Bikol

Vox Bikol

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July 28, 2011

LEGAZPI CITY (July 28, 2011 6:30 A.M.) – All storm signals lifted, flood waters receding and Typhoon Juaning leaving the country, Bikolanos now have time to take stocks and realize that the Bikol region bore the brunt of unexpected massive rains and strong winds brought by Typhoon Juaning.

July 27, 2011

NAGA CITY (July 27, 2011 8:00 A.M.) - Tropical Storm Juaning(International name: Nock-ten) has rapidly gained strength as it approaches the coast of Aurora. Juaning has now a sustained center wind of 100 kilometers per hour (kph) with gusts up to 130 kph. With a diameter of 555 kilometers, Juaning's rainbands cover the whole of Luzon including Northern Bicol.

July 27, 2011

NAGA City Philippines (July 27, 2011 12:30 A.M.) - As of 9:00 P.M. last night, Tropical Storm Juaning (International name: Nock-ten) has started moving northwestward away from the coast of Camarines Norte. Its Inner rainbands across the Bicol Region has slightly dissipated.

July 26, 2011

NAGA City Philippines (July 26, 2011 2:30 P.M.) - 'Juaning' has been upgraded into a Tropical Storm and has slowed down in its upward movement .  As it changes its path, it now threatens Quezon, Aurora and Central Luzon provinces.

July 26, 2011

MANILA Philippines (July 26, 2011) - Roadmaps and plans are there on the fly and can even wait. During his second State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Benigno C. Aquino III decided to stuff his report card with recurring themes of resolve to eradicate abuse of power and privileges, instilling positive attitude towards work and public service and, generally, good governance.

July 26, 2011

NAGA City Philippines (July 26, 2011 3:30 A.M.) - More provinces have been put under Storm Signal No. 1 as Tropical Depression Juaning passes close to Catanduanes, maintaining its Northwest course at 20 kilometers per hour towards Cagayan-Isabela area.

July 25, 2011

NAGA City (July 25, 2011 6:00 PM)  - Tropical Depression Juaning continues to accelerate, now moving northwestward - just to the east of Catanduanes. Its rainbands are spreading across the Bicol Region and Samar Provinces including Southern Quezon.

July 24, 2011

KUWAIT CITY (July 24, 2011) - The Kuwait Al-Azraq nailed 3 of their 20 attempts to beat the Philippine Azkals, 3-0, in the first leg of the second round of their World Cup 2014 Qualifying match last night. The Azkals were held scoreless as none of their 7 attempts was converted.

July 23, 2011

OSLO Norway (July 23, 2011) - Two massive explosions in succession rocked central Oslo and in seconds the area looked like a war zone. Seven deaths were immediately confirmed after the blasts but this number is expected to rise. Dozens were injured, 11 very seriously.

July 21, 2011

Sung-Bong Choi, 22 years old, is Korea's answer to Susan Boyle of Britain - but with more compelling life story. At age of 3 he was left at an orphanage. He ran away when he was five because he claims he was being beaten by the people there.