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DILG, DPWH deploy technical engineers to help in Bohol rehab

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Thirty-three engineers were sent by the government in Bohol to help speed up the rehabilitation of earthquake-damaged structures a month after Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas scolded the province’s mayors for their delayed actions.

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

Zamboanga City mayor orders resumption of shelter construction for ‘siege’ victims

Zamboanga Mayor Isabelle "Beng" Climaco INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco on Thursday lifted the suspension order on the construction of housing units at the Lustre Homeowners Subdivision in Barangay (village) Sta. Catalina here.

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

Tale of 2 Taclobanons

THE LOOTED Jack Uy, a Tacloban trader who lostmillions of pesos
in the looting after “Yolanda,” has returned to help rebuild the city.

(Last of a series)   TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines—For a few days in November last year, “Stephanie” (not his real name) was living out his dreams and fantasies, enjoying endless binges of sex, drugs and alcohol.   A 29-year-old gay man, Stephanie joined a mob of looters that ransacked an automated teller machine (ATM) inside Robinson’s […]

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Farmers displaced by Maguindanao massacre get UN-WFP help

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Farmers of Sitio (sub-village) Masalay in the village of Salman here, who were traumatized and displaced after the massacre of 58 people five years ago, are inching their way back to normal life by planting corn and vegetables.

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Binay supporters back Roxas on issue of relief and rehab funds

Vice President Jejomar Binay and Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

Hounded by criticism of the slow pace of rehabilitation in places ravaged by Supertyphoon Yolanda, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas found unlikely defenders in two Iloilo mayors who supported his political archrival, Vice President Jejomar Binay, in the 2010 elections.

Posted: November 14th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »