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Cebu under state of calamity

CEBECO and cable linemen working on the restoration of lines after it was hit by typhoon Hagupit (Ruby) in Medellin, Cebu. (CDN PHOTO/TONEE DESPOJO)

Following the devastation of Typhoon “Ruby,” Cebu has declared a state of calamity.

Posted: December 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Typhoon evacuees in Visayas return to their homes to clean up

Evacuees stay inside a school as Typhoon Hagupit affects Legazpi, Albay province, eastern Philippines on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. Typhoon Hagupit slammed into the central Philippines' east coast late Saturday, knocking out power and toppling trees in a region where 650,000 people have fled to safety, still haunted by the massive death and destruction wrought by a monster storm last year. AP

Typhoon evacuees in the Visayas started returning to their homes on Monday even as thousands remained in evacuation centers needing food and other assistance.

Posted: December 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Newborn babies shriek as typhoon passes Cebu

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The winds were roaring while Juvelyn Panghubasan was having labor pains.

Posted: December 8th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Cebu evacuation center runs out of food, water

Residents living along the coastal areas take shelter in an unfinished building hours before Typhoon Hagupit passes near the city of Legazpi on December 7, 2014.  Typhoon Hagupit tore apart homes and sent waves crashing through coastal communities across the eastern Philippines, creating more misery for millions following a barrage of deadly disasters. AFP/TED ALJIBE

Even as typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) has not crossed Eastern Visayas, evacuation centers lack of water supply as the number of evacuees increased.

Posted: December 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

1 dead in Cebu due to Typhoon ‘Ruby’

Project NOAH MTSAT image, December 7, 2014, 10.01 AM. Screengrab from http://noah.dost.gov.ph/

One person died in Medellin town, Cebu as Typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) roars across the Visayas Sunday, Bandera tweeted.

Posted: December 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »