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500 families evacuated in Cebu City

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The Cebu City government ordered the evacuation of at least 500 families or 2,000 individuals living along the coastal areas of Barangay Pasil to the community sports center starting Friday noon.

Posted: January 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Balloon vendors beg to reconsider ban on selling

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BALLOON vendors yesterday pleaded for Agustinian priests to reconsider a decision to ban the sale of balloons inside the Sto. Niño basilica and along the procession route, a safety measure agreed by fiesta organizers to avoid an accidental power outage.

Posted: January 9th, 2014 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Cebu prepares for continued exodus from storm areas


Cebu province would continue to be a hub for evacuees from Eastern Visayas who are fleeing their disaster-stricken areas.

Posted: November 23rd, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Survivors find a different, safer world in Cebu

EMMA Elnido, 46, recalls the horror of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” after fleeing Tacloban City and seeking shelter in the village of Tinago in Cebu City. JUNJIE MENDOZA/CEBU DAILY NEWS

Emma Elnido, 46, was still nursing a swollen face but managed a faint smile after escaping from Palo town, Leyte province, which Supertyphoon “Yolanda” turned into a ghost town.

Posted: November 17th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

For P50 up to P1,000 each, votes were sold in Visayas provinces, say witnesses

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It was 9 p.m. on Sunday and the village of Alang-alang in Mandaue City was still abuzz with activities.

Posted: October 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Marina probe into collision starts today in Cebu City

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A Special Board of Marine Inquiry (SBMI) will start its investigation today into the collision of two vessels that resulted in the sinking of MV St Thomas Aquinas which left at least 75 people dead and 45 missing.

Posted: August 23rd, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Cebu solon initiates legislation for second runway at Mactan airport

Mactan-Cebu International Airport. CDN FILE PHOTO

The Mactan Cebu International Airport in Lapu-Lapu City needs a second runway in light of the growing passenger traffic at the country’s second busiest airport.

Posted: July 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

300 casuals casualty of politics in Cebu City


At least 300 casual employees of the Cebu City government lost their jobs for supporting defeated mayoral candidate Tomas Osmeña in his fight against Michael Rama, who won reelection.

Posted: July 3rd, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

A double life ends

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Two days before she was killed, Rohama “Ramram” Luage received roses and a farewell.

Posted: May 25th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Close margins to watch in Day 4 of canvassing: Will Gwen keep her lead?

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It’s a restless wait for some Cebu candidates and their supporters whose election results hang in the balance with narrow margins.

Posted: May 16th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Classes suspended in 3 Cebu cities due to bad weather

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Classes in all levels were suspended Wednesday in three cities in Cebu due to the incessant rains brought about by tropical depression “Crising”.

Posted: February 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Rains fail to stop Team PNoy sortie in Cebu

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Complete with yellow umbrellas, members of the PNP Regional Safety Battalion under Supt. Leopoldo Cabanag Jr. are shown here shielding LP officials from the rain, as they were about to enter the Tabunok Sports Complex Tuesday.  PHOTO COURTESY OF TV5 CEBU

The incessant rain could not keep leaders and supporters of the Liberal Party (LP) from attending the rally being held at the Tabunok Sports Complex in Talisay City on Tuesday.

Posted: February 19th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Team PNoy senatorial candidates to campaign in Cebu Tuesday

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Team PNoy senatorial candidates will have their turn in campaigning in Cebu on Tuesday, to try to win the support of the 2.5 million Cebuano voters.

Posted: February 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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