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Tribe relying on sea for work being relocated to bunkhouses

Badjao evacuees, like Sani Hadjani, 48, live on the street in Cawa-cawa village, Zamboanga City, which is near to where they make a living—the sea. EDWIN BACASMAS

For the second time in just seven months, dozens of Badjao families were forcibly uprooted from their new-found home in Cawa-cawa village here for still unknown reasons.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Relatives sob after announcement on missing plane

A relative of one of the Chinese passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 grieves after being told of the latest news in Beijing, China, Monday, March 24, 2014. It was the grim news that families of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight had dreaded for weeks, and on Monday they heard it from Malaysia’s prime minister: new analysis of satellite data indicates the missing plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean.  AP PHOTO/NG HAN GUAN

Relatives shrieked and sobbed uncontrollably. Men and women nearly collapsed, held up by loved ones. Their grief came pouring out after 17 days of waiting for definitive word on the fate of the passengers and crew of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

‘Deliberate’ disappearance of Malaysian flight fuels families’ worries

In this picture taken on March 14, 2014, Subramaniam Gurusamy, 60, (R) father of Puspanathan who was onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight is consoled by friends at his home in Teluk Panglima Garang, outside Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said that Malaysia was ending a search in the South China Sea for a vanished jetliner after investigations indicated the missing plane likely turned far to the west. AFP

Relatives of the passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 voiced fear and concern Saturday after reports that the jet’s diversion may have been intentional, demanding answers one week after the plane’s disappearance.

Posted: March 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Relief teams, goods arrive at, depart from NAIA, Villamor Air Base

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The Ninoy Aquino International Airport and nearby Villamor Air Force Base were bustling with activity on Wednesday as the two facilities continued to serve as transit points for relief aid and humanitarian missions, both local and foreign.

Posted: November 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Antigraft fight begins at home, says Tagle

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Children can help combat corruption in the country by keeping an eye on their parents and asking them questions that will make them alert, according to Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle.

Posted: September 9th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood

This is a Tuesday July 23, 2013 file photo of Britain's Prince William places carefully the Prince George of Cambridge into a car, Tuesday July 23, 2013, as they leave St. Mary's Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London where the Duchess gave birth on Monday July 22. Britain's Prince William has described his joy at introducing newborn son to the world on the steps of a London hospital last month and about his nerves about fitting the car seat securely into the Land Rover before driving off. AP FILE PHOTO

His newborn son is “a little bit of a rascal” and car seats can daunt any dad, Britain’s Prince William says.

Posted: August 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

First official photos of Prince George – taken by grandpa

Britain's Prince William, right, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, hold the Prince of Cambridge, as they pose for photographers outside St. Mary's Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London where the Duchess gave birth on July 22. AP File Photo

Prince William and his wife Catherine on Tuesday released the first official photographs of their baby son George— and in a break with tradition they were taken by her father Michael Middleton.

Posted: August 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Father kills son, himself at YWCA offices in US

Police assemble outside the YWCA Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 in Manchester, N.H. The state attorney general's office said Muni Savyon, 54, of Manchester used a handgun to fatally shoot his son Joshua Savyon, 9, of Amherst, N.H., before fatally shooting himself during a supervised visitation in the YWCA office. AP

A man used a handgun to shoot his 9-year-old son to death before taking his own life during supervised visitation at a Young Women’s Christian Association office in New Hampshire’s largest city, officials said Sunday.

Posted: August 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Multiple deaths in ComVal families make it difficult to move on

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Bonifacio Adlawan, 54, admitted the difficulty of accepting that his wife, Carmelita, 48, could be among the hundreds who died during typhoon Pablo’s onslaught here last week.

Posted: December 12th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Fumes killed 9 in Algeria well tragedy

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A probe has found that toxic fumes were to blame for the deaths of nine people, including six members of the same family, in a well in eastern Algeria, the country’s APS news agency reported on Saturday.

Posted: September 2nd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

OWWA offers scholarship to low income OFWs

THE Overseas Workers Welfare Administration in Central Visayas (OWWA-7) is accepting applications for the Congressional Migrant Workers Scholarship Program (CMWSP) for next school year.

Posted: August 27th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

75 Families of Distinction for August: 4 families receive awards

Four Cebuano families were honored in a dinner last Friday night as part of the 75 Families of Distinction or “Pinanggang Banay’ng Sugbuanon” in Cebu City.

Posted: August 20th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Victims’ relatives hope 9/11 plotters get death penalty

A woman cries while looking at the names inscribed at the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during tenth anniversary ceremonies at the site of the World Trade Center September 11, 2011, in New York. AFP PHOTO/POOL/Justin Lane

US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay –Relatives of victims of the September 11 attacks expressed hope Friday that the plot’s perpetrators would get the death penalty at a Guantanamo tribunal.

Posted: May 5th, 2012 in Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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