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Rescuer drowns after saving 3 in Zamboanga flash flood


The body of a mechanic was found floating at sea Monday, two days since he was swept away after rescuing a woman and her two children who were trapped on a rock by a flash flood that swept down the Anuling River from the mountains following heavy rain on Saturday, the authorities said.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Senate to probe Bulacan field trip that ended in students’ deaths

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Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III

Senator Aquilino Pimentel III said on Sunday he would initiate a Senate inquiry into the tragic Bulacan State University (Bulsu) field trip, where seven tourism students drowned after they were swept away by strong river currents.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Solon calls for probe into drowning of Bulacan students

Pasig City Rep. Roman Romulo. CONGRESS.GOV.PH

The chair of the House of Representatives committee on higher and technical education called Friday for an investigation into the drowning of seven college students during a school excursion in Bulacan last Tuesday.

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Last fatality in Bulacan river tragedy recovered


The seventh and last fatality in the Bulacan river tragedy was recovered by the search team on Thursday, a Radyo Inquirer 990AM report said.

Posted: August 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Drowning victims in Bulacan now 6


Rescue teams scouring the Madlum River in San Miguel town in Bulacan province on Wednesday recovered the bodies of two more Bulacan State University (BulSU) students, bringing to six the number of victims who drowned when a strong river current swept them away on Tuesday.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »