Phivolcs Warns Public on Hazards Posed by Pumice Stones & Volcanic Debris in Batanes


Phivolcs Warns Public Against Pumice Stones & Volcanic Debris Found Along Shore of Batanes Province The state seismology agency Phivolcs has warned the public regarding hazards posed by the pumice stones and volcanic debris in Batanes. On Wednesday (November 23, 2021), the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported that the pumice stones and volcanic … Read more

Batanes Placed Under ECQ, Provincial Government Releases Details


Update in Situation in Batanes Now amid Spike in Cases BATANES – The Provincial Government released details over the implementation of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in the province. The Philippines, like several other countries, has yet to win the fight against COVID-19. The pursuit to curb the spread of the virus continues and the … Read more

Controversial Photos of Mobile Kumpisalan in Batanes Gone Viral

Mobile Kumpisalan

Mobile Kumpisalan in Batanes Elicits Comments Online The controversial photos of a mobile kumpisalan using a tricycle in Batanes goes viral after it was posted on social media. The Catholic Church teaches their members about confession, which aims to make them confess their sins and wrongdoings to the priest. Most of them usually say “Bless … Read more

COVID-19 Free: Philippine Islands Undisturbed By Coronavirus

COVID-19 Free PH islands

Philippine Islands Undisturbed By COVID-19 COVID-19 – Here are the islands in the Philippines that remain undisturbed by the threat of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Millions of people in the Philippines have been affected by the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic. After President Rodrigo Roa Duterte placed Luzon under “enhanced community quarantine,” several provinces and … Read more

Batanes – Awesome Facts About The Country’s Northernmost Islands


Batanes – Awesome Facts About The Country’s Northernmost Islands BATANES – Here are some interesting facts about the northernmost island province in the Philippines. the islands of Batanes. Provinsiya nu Batanes, it is the smallest and most northern island province in the country and one of the provinces of the Cagayan Valley region (Region II). … Read more

Young Athletes From Batanes Travelled 4 Days To Compete For ‘Palaro 2019’ In Davao

These Young Athletes Went On A 4-Day Journey To Participate In This Year’s ‘Palarong Pambansa’ YOUNG ATHLETES – From Batanes, these three athletes took a long journey across seas and mountains to participate in Palaro 2019 at Davao City. The annual Palarong Pambansa features Filipino athletes competing in different feats. Every year, this competition spurs … Read more

PHOTOS: Tropical Depression Neneng Caused Damage To Batanes


Batanes Affected By Bad Weather Caused By Tropical Depression Neneng TROPICAL DEPRESSION NENENG – Certain areas in Batanes were affected due to the bad weather condition caused by tropical depression Neneng. Based on the report, the said tropical depression last spotted at 120 kilometers of North of Basco, Batanes, which is under signal no. 1. Neneng has … Read more

PAGASA Gives Update on New LPA; List of Areas Affected by ‘Habagat’


LPA might Turn to Tropical Depression -PAGASA PAGASA – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration gave an update on the low-pressure area spotted east of Batanes. Some parts of the Philippines are suffering from continuous rains for several days now. PAGASA recently spotted another low-pressure area in the east of Batanes. The weather agency … Read more

Flood Warnings Raised In Ilocos Region, Zambales, Batanes Due To Bagyong ‘Kiko’

Flood Warnings

PAGASA Raises Flood Warning In Ilocos Region, Zambales, Batanes Due To Tropical Depression ‘Kiko’ Flood warnings are raised in some parts of Luzon including Batanes, Ilocos Region, and Zambales due to heavy rain brought by Bagyong ‘Kiko’. On Wednesday (September 06, 2017), the tropical depression ‘Kiko” has crossed the northern part of the Philippines. Large parts … Read more

JUST IN: Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake Hits Batanes

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) confirmed that a Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake hit Uyugan in Batanes on Friday,  May 12, 2017, at exactly 6:09 a.m. According to its latest earthquake bulletin, the 4.6 Magnitude earthquake which struck off Batanes earlier was tectonic in origin and it hit at a depth of 1 kilometer. … Read more