Lia Savillo

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Three Taal Volcano Relief Volunteers Die in Car Crash on the Way Home From Evacuation Centre

More than 50,000 people have been displaced by the Taal Volcano’s eruption and over 40,000 residents remain in evacuation centres in two nearby provinces.
Lia Savillo
3 days ago
Question Of The Day

Tell Us, What Is in Your Finsta?

"My finsta is a safe haven for me to be weird and low-key risque."
Lia Savillo
4 days ago
environment

How Much Worse Can the Taal Volcano Eruption in the Philippines Get? An Expert Explains.

Records show that Taal Volcano erupted for seven months in the past, so experts advise to hope for the best and prepare for the worst.
Lia Savillo
5 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Most Surreal Photos From the Taal Volcano Eruption in the Philippines

The Philippines’ second most active volcano located just south of Metro Manila erupted on Sunday, January 12, and continues to spew ash and lava.
Lia Savillo
1.13.20
Australia

Here Are Some Illustrations That Show Just How Bad Australia’s Bushfires Are

It's hard to imagine the severity of the fires, so we compare them to more familiar incidents.
Lia Savillo
1.10.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Out for Scams Disguised As Fundraisers for Australia’s Bushfires

A new low for the world’s scammers is creating fake charities or posing as relatives of victims of the fires.
Lia Savillo
1.10.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Apparently Filipinos Trust Trump More Than Anyone Else in the World

Many Filipinos believe the United States president would do the right thing when it comes to world affairs.
Lia Savillo
1.9.20
lifestyle

How I’m Trying to Become the Best Version of Myself in 2020

For me, January is all about learning new habits and unlearning old ones.
Lia Savillo
1.7.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

What We Know About the Mysterious Cases of Pneumonia Spreading in China

It’s not SARS, MERS, or bird flu.
Lia Savillo
1.6.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Thai Homeless Man Left All His Savings to a Temple Before He Died

Despite his living conditions, he was able to amass a sizeable collection of coins amounting to 70,000 THB ($3,153), all of which became his charitable donation to the local temple.
Lia Savillo
1.3.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Fireworks, Flash Floods and Protest: How Asia Kicked Off the New Decade

It seems Asian nations are set to take on climate change with newly imposed laws, chaotic protests, and tension with the West in the new decade.
Lia Savillo
1.2.20
Question Of The Day

We Asked People: What’s One Thing You Promise to Do in 2020?

“Adopt two more dogs.”
Lia Savillo
12.27.19
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