Quezon(PH.12)

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The global rise in greenhouse gas emissions over the past year has been driven by increased use of coal to generate power and heat, the UN climate tal(...)

Ireland is a member of the international Power Past Coal alliance, which pledges to stop burning coal for electricity. Photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

The Government should cancel a 10-year contract won by ESB International to run a new coal-fired electricity power station in the Philippines, environ(...)

A rescue operation was launched after a ferry capsized and sank, about eight miles off Real town in Quezon province. File photograph: EPA

Four people were killed and seven were missing after a Philippine ferry with 251 people on board capsized during bad weather on Thursday near the capi(...)

Brendan Crowe and his wife Justyna, in Manila.
Welcome to My Place . . . Manila
  • Abroad
  • September 22, 2017, 11:00

Brendan Crowe, from Rush, Co Dublin, moved to the Philippines with his wife Justyna in 2015. “I came over here to work in a tech support company on a(...)

An aerial photo shows a flooded highway after typhoon Nock-Ten made landfall in Polangui, Albay province. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

A typhoon weakened as it cut across the Philippines on Monday after bringing down trees and power lines, and authorities warned of flash floods and m(...)