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Honesty is in her nature

IRIS Melodia, a customer lounge attendant at Ayala Center Cebu, shows where she found a pouch containing P64,000 in cash. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

As a single mother to three children, Iris Melodia hardly makes ends meet with a monthly pay of P7,800 as a customer attendant at Ayala Center Cebu in Cebu City. An extra cash would have given her relief from her financial difficulties in paying for rent, utilities and food.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Gwen Garcia, 3 execs asked to return foreign travel expenses


The Commission on Audit (COA) has asked former Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia and three other former provincial officials to refund a total of P846,503.33 for foreign trips made from 2007 to 2008.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Raps endorsed vs hospital for taping of baby’s mouth


Criminal and other charges have been recommended against a private hospital and its staff members for taping the mouth of a 5-day-old infant to stop him from crying.

Posted: July 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

374 trees cut for ecotourism in Cebu

THE FLATTENED field in Barangay Jampang in Argao, Cebu province, has been designated by the municipality as site for a nature park. CARMEL MATUS/INQUIRER VISAYAS

Should trees be cut for nature park development?

Posted: June 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Slain businessman Richard King laid to rest

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Slain businessman Richard King was laid to rest Wednesday morning amid calls for justice.

Posted: June 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »