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Bohol mayor to Mar Roxas: Scold yourself

Interior Secretary Mar Roxas. FILE PHOTO

A day after scolding mayors in Bohol for being unprepared to implement rehabilitation projects despite the availability of funds, Local Government Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II got an earful from one mayor who blamed the presumptive Liberal Party presidential candidate instead.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Bells, sirens, alarms fill Bohol air ‘to celebrate God’s love’

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Sounds of bells pealing, sirens and alarms filled the air at 8:12 a.m. on Wednesday to commemorate the exact time when a 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Bohol and a portion of Cebu, causing deaths and massive destruction.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Bells to ring in Bohol churches at 8:12 a.m. Wednesday


For the first time in a year, the church bells of Holy Cross Parish will ring at exactly 8:12 a.m. today, Wednesday, for 33 seconds.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Bohol to remember earthquake, people’s unity in rising up again

BACLAYON Church in ruins after the  7.2-magnitude  quake that struck Bohol province last year TONEE DESPOJO/CEBU DAILY NEWS

For the first time in a year, the church bells of the Holy Cross Parish will ring at exactly 8:12 a.m. on Wednesday (Oct. 15) for 33 seconds.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Beside church ruins, a new place of worship in Bohol town


Like many of the parishioners here, 67-year-old Amy Ladaga felt her heart tear to pieces when she saw the devastation on their church caused by the 7.2-magnitude earthquake last year.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »