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Davao Oriental gov denies coursing PDAF allotment to Nabcor

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Davao Oriental Gov. Corazon Malanyaon. INQUIRER file photo

Davao Oriental Gov. Corazon Malanyaon denied Tuesday that she ever coursed her allotments from the Priority Development Assistance Fund to the controversial National Agribusiness Corp. (Nabcor) while she was a member of the House of Representatives.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

LPA in Mindanao now a tropical depression

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PAGASA Track as of 2 a.m., 22 March 2014. http://pagasa.dost.gov.ph/

Storm alerts were raised in several areas in Mindanao and the Visayas on Friday after a low-pressure area swirling east of southern Philippines developed into a tropical depression.

Posted: March 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DOE head vows anew to restore electricity

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Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla. RYAN LEAGOGO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

After taking flak for failing to energize by Christmas Eve last year areas that Super Typhoon Yolanda devastated, Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla is at it again, setting another target for power restoration in Davao Oriental province.

Posted: February 27th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Aquino tells unidentified gov’t execs to deliver or resign

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President Benigno Aquino III INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—Expect heads to roll in the coming days as the President’s patience is wearing thin over the seemingly disjointed efforts, particularly at the local level, to help victims of disasters since December 2012.   President Benigno Aquino III appealed Tuesday for more patience from disaster victims amid the overwhelming challenges confronting his administration in [...]

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino lightly scolds officials for power lack in Cateel

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President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III was in good spirits on Monday when he faced the residents of Cateel, Davao Oriental, to check on their situation after the devastation of Typhoon “Pablo” (international name: Bopha).

Posted: February 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

A year after ‘Pablo,’ Davao Oriental towns not yet cleared of debris

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NEW RIVER  Families cross a new river formed after Typhoon “Pablo” swept this area in New Bataan, Compostela Valley, Tuesday. INQUIRER/ MARIANE BERMUDEZ

The provincial government of Davao Oriental has expressed concern over the fact that three municipalities in the province, which were severely hit by typhoon “Pablo” a year ago, are still littered with storm debris.

Posted: December 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

3 Bohol quake survivors find fiery death in Davao Oriental

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THIS HOUSE located in Barangay Lawis, Pangangan Island, is  among those destroyed  by the 7.2-magnitude quake that hit Bohol province. FILE PHOTO

Two brothers and a friend who survived the recent earthquake in Bohol moved to Davao Oriental last month in search of a better life. They found death instead.

Posted: December 7th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

No Aquino, no houses in Davao town

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

While dozens of houses had been finished for survivors of Typhoon “Pablo” in this province, something is still missing that’s keeping authorities from turning the houses over to beneficiaries—President Aquino’s presence.

Posted: December 6th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Int’l aid group concerned by malnutrition among children in Davao Oriental town

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Young  survivors of “Yolanda,” who are families of DepEd teachers and employees. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malnutrition among children in some areas of Davao Oriental province remains a major concern one year after Typhoon Pablo devastated the area, according to an international humanitarian group.

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

5.7-magnitude quake hits Davao Oriental

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Screengrab from Phivolcs earthquake bulletin, 04 Dec 2013 - 07:58:49 AM. http://www.phivolcs.dost.gov.ph/

A 5.7-magnitude quake shook Davao Oriental Wednesday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Typhoon ‘Pablo’ survivors in Davao Oriental to get housing units

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A DSWD bunkhouse in Cateel, Davao Oriental. NICO ALCONABA/INQUIRER MINDANAO

“Those should be painted yellow,” Governor Corazon Malanyaon told the field engineer as she pointed to a row of still-being-finished houses.

Posted: December 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Zoraida’ makes landfall in Davao Oriental

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Pagasa satellite image as of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Screengrab from http://www.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/

With the Philippines still reeling from the devastation caused by the Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), the state weather bureau on Tuesday morning said tropical depression “Zoraida” made landfall in Davao Oriental.

Posted: November 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

NPA rebel killed, 5 soldiers hurt in Davao Oriental clash

New People's Army  FILE PHOTO

One communist rebel was killed while five soldiers were injured in a clash in Davao Oriental early Tuesday.

Posted: October 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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