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Floods hit 54 villages in Capiz; boats prohibited from going out at sea

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Continuous rains since Monday triggered flashfloods in Capiz province submerging rice fields and rendering roads impassable.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Spill cleanup starts, but slow as pipe malfunctions


The operation to remove the remaining bunker fuel from a power barge in Estancia town in Iloilo has started a month after an oil spill from the barge contaminated the town’s coastline.

Posted: December 10th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

PDEA agents seize P2M shabu, arrest 2 in Iloilo buy-bust


The operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) seized P2 million worth of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride or “shabu” in a buy-bust operation in Oton town in Iloilo Wednesday evening.

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

Tornadoes wreak havoc in Cebu, Iloilo areas

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MACARIO Cuizon Jr. checks the damage left by a tornado on his and his co-workers’ bunkhouse in Compostela, Cebu. JUNJIE MENDOZA/CEBU DAILY NEWS

Tornadoes destroyed several houses and injured several persons in Cebu and Iloilo provinces on Monday.

Posted: November 7th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Tornadoes rip through 3 Iloilo towns and two cities in Cebu


Strong winds believed to be a tornado destroyed at least nine houses and damaged 64 others in three towns in Iloilo Monday night, according to initial reports from the Iloilo Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office

Posted: November 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »