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Miracle of light: Regular workers turn back the night

GUIDING LIGHT INQUIRER president and CEO Sandy Prieto-Romualdez (right) helped arrange the solar night lights assembled by INQUIRER
employees during the Hands On Manila’s Servathon event. Around 250 solar-powered night lights from Saturday’s event would benefit
Supertyphoon “Yolanda” victims in Iloilo, where several areas remain in the dark. JOAN BONDOC

Wearing a mouth cover and gloves, Jovic Yee held the soldering iron in his right hand as he aimed to put pressure on a thin piece of lead wire that he was holding in his other hand.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Parañaque to open private roads


PARAÑAQUE City will soon introduce its version of Las Piñas’ Friendship Route, opening roads inside private subdivisions to motorists who are nonresidents, to ease heavy traffic on major roads.

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

MMDA acquires rescue ambulances, truck for quick response during calamities


The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority unveiled on Wednesday new vehicles that it said would help boost its rescue efforts, adding that more equipment were supposed to arrive but were “possibly” delayed because of the port congestion.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

DPWH man sued for ‘unauthorized reblocking’

Workers from the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Yes, they can be sued for “tearing up the road” just like that.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Judge quits Vhong Navarro-Deniece Cornejo case


The serious illegal detention charges filed by TV host-actor Ferdinand “Vhong” Navarro against businessman Cedric Lee, Deniece Cornejo and several others would have to be raffled off to another judge after the current one said on Tuesday that she was inhibiting herself from the case.

Posted: September 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »