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Suspended Cebu priest to unwed mother: Stupid, Shameful

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Priest humiliating unwed mother

The Redemptorist priest who berated an unwed mother at her child’s baptismal ceremony in Mandaue City, Cebu has been prohibited by his superiors from celebrating Mass and other sacraments in public pending an internal investigation.

Posted: July 9th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Cult head charged with illegal detention, faces more raps

CULT leader Casiano Apduhan, 45, grimaces in pain as he is handcuffed during a raid on his residence in Balamban town, Cebu province. Apduhan is facing charges of illegally detaining a woman and turning her into a sex slave for five years, as well as the murder of a 14-year-old boy. TONEE DESPOJO/CEBU DAILY NEWS

A cult leader is facing a criminal complaint after he was accused of detaining a 33-year-old woman who was allegedly used as his sex slave for five years.

Posted: March 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Judges ask SC to reconsider Qimonda transfer


JUDGES in Cebu City asked the Supreme Court (SC) to reconsider its decision to relocate court workers to Qimonda IT Center at the North Reclamation Area. In a letter addressed to Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez, the judges said they oppose the transfer, citing fears of staying inside a building that sustained cracks caused by [...]

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

In isolated Cebu town, diseases starting to break out

Residents go through an obstacle course of fallen trees in a village in Daanbantayan, Cebu, a town isolated from the rest of the country as result of the devastation left by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”  TONEE DESPOJO/CEBU DAILY NEWS

Left without shelter, food and water, residents in Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu are starting to get sick.

Posted: November 14th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Work suspended in gov’t, private sector

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WORK was ordered suspended in the government and private sector at 3 p.m. yesterday as a pre-storm precautionary measure.

Posted: November 8th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »