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More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found

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INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Five months after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” leveled large swathes of the Eastern Visayas, dead bodies continue to turn up.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Irrigation supply to farms to be stopped

NICKEL laterite washed away by previous floods has destroyed at least 300 hectares of farmland, 200 ha of fishponds, three rivers and the shoreline in Sta. Cruz town, Zambales province. ALLAN MACATUNO/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

Some 5,000 hectares of rice farms in Bulacan and Pampanga provinces will not be supplied with irrigation water this week with the continued decline of the water level in Angat Dam.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Remembering Macliing Dulag

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This generation should always remember that they have a great hero in their history.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Resettlement houses seen for survivors in Leyte town

A P45-million resettlement site for 500 families who lost their homes during the onslaught of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” will soon rise in Palo town, Leyte province.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

A lonely path to promote Pangasinan love songs

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ANALYN Bautista uses music to preserve and popularize Pangasinan songs. WILLIE LOMIBAO/CONTRIBUTOR

She could have pursued a career in the entertainment industry through her angelic voice that had captivated judges of amateur singing contests in Pangasinan province since she was four years old.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Zambales townsfolk demand resignation of mining officials

Carrying banners bearing antimining messages, at least 300 residents demanded the cancellation of all mining permits here and the resignation of mining and environment officials in the region during a rally on Tuesday.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Militants remind SC justices about Tubbataha case

Activists gathered outside the Supreme Court compound here on Tuesday to remind the justices about a writ of kalikasan petition against the United States and the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) for the 2013 destruction of a section of the Tubbataha Reef.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Gunmen kill Cagayan town mayor

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Mayor Carlito Pentecostes Jr. of Gonzaga town, Cagayan province. FILE

“Good morning, mayor!” the man in military uniform said as he approached Carlito Pentecostes Jr. of Gonzaga town, Cagayan province, and shook his hand while the official was preparing to address employees in front of the municipal hall after the flag-raising ceremony on Monday morning.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Zambales town protests nickel mining activities

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Swirls of an unusual red-orange dust greet people passing along the national highway in this coastal town. A muddied shoreline, lopped-off mountains, fishponds and farms that have gone dry, and rivers and streams heavy with silt are common sights.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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An 89-year-old “balikbayan” was charred to death during a fire that razed 30 houses in Upper Purok 3, Barangay Kamputhaw, late on Sunday, fire officials said.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

‘Malang’ next crocodile attraction after ‘Lolong’

LARGEST FRESHWATER CROC “Malang,” a Philippine freshwater crocodile caught by fishermen in M’lang,North Cotabato province, is believed the largest of its kind in captivity. WILLIAMOR A. MAGBANUA/INQUIRER MINDANAO

It’s only a third of the late Lolong’s size, but the catch has nevertheless caused excitement in the Liguasan Marsh.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Dagupan execs asked to account for P100-M NGO aid

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Dagupan City in Pangasinan province has failed to liquidate more than P100 million in financial assistance given to nongovernment organizations (NGOs) in all 31 barangays of Northern Luzon’s financial and trading hub, according to state auditors.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

5 cops face murder raps for lawyer’s slay

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Dalaguete town, southern Cebu

The National Bureau of Investigation has filed multiple murder and frustrated murder charges against five policemen, including the chief, of the Highway Patrol Group in Central Visayas (HPG-7), for the ambush and slay of lawyer Noel Archival and his companions in Dalaguete town, Cebu province, on Feb. 18.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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