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Stroke patient with 5 children needs help


Robert Dazo Samiana, 40, who had been pulling double duty as a barangay tanod (watchman) and electrician on-call to support his live-in partner and their five kids, suffered a stroke when he arrived home from work on August 14.

Posted: December 27th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

House wants unused funds to help calamity-stricken areas

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The House of Representatives has urged President Aquino to tap unused funds in the budget to provide assistance to the calamity-stricken areas of Bohol, Zamboanga City and Central Luzon, citing legal provisions to show that he has the authority to use savings to cover deficiencies.

Posted: October 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Rama plans to give P5M relief aid to Zambo City

Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama announced yesterday that the city government will give at least P5 million worth of assistance to Zamboanga City which is reeling from a humanitarian crisis following almost a month of fighting between Moro rebels and government forces. The mayor yesterday visited the 60 Zamboanga residents who sought refuge with their [...]

Posted: October 1st, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Sonny O to decongest former mining village


Toledo City is planning to decongest barangay Lutopan, one of the most highly populated communities in the city where 15 houses were destroyed by fire last Sunday dawn. While the city government has already given immediate assistance to the fire victims, Mayor John Henry “Sonny” Osmena said that this has long been his plan for [...]

Posted: August 14th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Child-caring center seeks parents of abandoned boy

THE Albert Schweitzer Familienwerk Foundation Philippines Inc.’s (ASFFPI) Children’s Haven is seeking the assistance of the public in locating the parents and relatives of a three-year-old boy. The boy, only known as Dodong, was found along Colon Street, Cebu City on May 25, 2012 by Marlene Quindao. He was referred to the Parian Drop-In Center [...]

Posted: July 15th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Military called in as deadly floods batter Australia

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Australia ramped up its military response to deadly floodwaters rising in the country’s sodden northeast Tuesday which have killed four people and displaced or isolated tens of thousands.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Girl with leukemia needs help


Marielle Mae Estoy is a 14-year-old girl suffering from leukemia since 2002. She had a relapse twice, the last of which was a CNS relapse last January. Marielle is currently undergoing intensive chemothe-rapy and radiation therapy at the Phil-ippine Children’s Medical Center. The family completely relies on Marielle’s father who works as a construction worker. [...]

Posted: November 4th, 2011 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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  2. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. Massive infra spending set
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  7. Passengers denied chance to escape sinking South Korea ferry
  8. South Korea president shouted down by distraught parents
  9. Two Popes who would be saints
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  9. Massive infra spending set
  10. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  5. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  6. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  7. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  8. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  9. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia


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