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Cebu has hair of John Paul II and piece of John XXIII’s skin

RELIC of Pope John Paul II's hair seen at Tabor Hills Chapel of Relics at  barangay San Jose Talamban. CDN PHOTO/JUNJIE MENDOZA

Cebuanos need not travel to Rome to pay homage to two of the most influential popes of the 20th century.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

5 cops face murder raps for lawyer’s slay

Dalaguete town, southern Cebu

The National Bureau of Investigation has filed multiple murder and frustrated murder charges against five policemen, including the chief, of the Highway Patrol Group in Central Visayas (HPG-7), for the ambush and slay of lawyer Noel Archival and his companions in Dalaguete town, Cebu province, on Feb. 18.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Captain vs captain at collision probe


A ship on the wrong lane, miscommunication and switching of maritime radio channels. These could be the factors that led to the Aug. 16 tragedy when a cargo ship rammed a passenger vessel, killing up to 80 people.

Posted: August 24th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

5 Cebu IS teachers ordered arrested

cebu city

Five Cebu International School (CIS) teachers were ordered arrested in connection with the drowning of two students during a field trip in Bataan last year.

Posted: July 2nd, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

2 convicted of killing prosecutor


Two men were sentenced to 40 years’ imprisonment on Friday after a regional trial court (RTC) found them guilty of killing a prosecutor in 2009. Allan Senogat, 34, and Lyndon Horandoy, 29, were also ordered to pay P7 million, which would represent the salary that Assistant City Prosecutor Patrick Ian Osorio would have earned until his retirement at age 65.

Posted: June 22nd, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »