Quantcast
pork barrel
Latest Stories

Dive into underwater cave in Enchanted River last for doctor

By
THE ENCHANTED River in Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.  CATHERINE DUERO/CONTRIBUTOR

An environmentalist who trained members of an anti-illegal fishing task force in scuba and cave diving died during a dive in an underwater cave in the Enchanted River in Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.

Posted: June 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Jail electric overload cause: Inmates’ devices

By

When the provincial jail in this city experienced power interruptions, jail officials did not need to look far for the cause.

Posted: June 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

A mud house goes up against the wind

By
A HOUSE made of mud stands out at Fisherman’s Village in Barangay Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu City. PHOTO BY Carine Asutilla

When French-Hungarian Lehel Racz built his mud house in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu province, it was perfect for a tropical country like the Philippines. “You have to have a house that has a lower temperature inside, without the use of an air-conditioning unit,” said Racz, who has been visiting the country frequently for the past six years. Inside his house in Barangay [...]

Posted: June 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Cebu students make own toga for graduation

By
FOURTH year students of Mandaue City Comprehensive National High School are busy sewing their own graduation robes, which they will wear on graduation day this April 3. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

When Suzzane Tabalda walks onstage to receive her high school diploma on April 3, she will wear a toga and a cap that look like any other toga and cap except for one difference—she made them.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Fish, veggie prices in Cebu double

By
IN BALAMBAN town, Cebu province, livestock producers try to keep their animals warm from the cold spell sweeping the province. In the village of Gaas, a plastic sheet serves as this cow’s jacket. TONEE DESPOJO/CEBU DAILY NEWS

Prices of fish and vegetables in the city’s biggest public market have more than doubled as a result of declining supply because of the cold weather.

Posted: January 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement