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‘Yolanda’ rehab plans welcome but execs say: Please hurry up

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It’s about time. But please hurry up. Leaders of municipalities ravaged by Super Typhoon Yolanda welcomed President Aquino’s approval of the rebuilding blueprint for five provinces and Tacloban City. Mayor Ricky Ramirez of Medellin town in Cebu province said his constituents had been waiting for eight months for the rebuilding to get off the ground.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Floods hit northern Cebu town

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A motorist was rescued on Saturday morning after his car was swept away by a flashflood in the coastal town of Daanbantayan on the northern tip of the island of Cebu, about 131 kilometers north of here.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Think of it as romantic dinner for next 2 weeks in S. Luzon

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A Filipino resident uses a candle while eating outside their house in suburban Quezon City on Thursday July 17, 2014 a day after strong winds from Typhoon Glenda toppled several electric posts and infrastructures in its path. Eating dinner by candle light or kerosene lamp will be the norm for many people in the Bicol Region, Quezon province, Calabarzon and parts of Pampanga province until early next month.  AP PHOTO/AARON FAVILA

Eating dinner by candle light or kerosene lamp will be the norm for many people in the Bicol Region, Quezon province, Calabarzon and parts of Pampanga province until early next month.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Relief caravan reaches out to devastated Quezon towns

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Quezon Governor David Suarez led a four-truck convoy loaded with relief goods intended for the victims of typhoon Glenda (Rammasun) in the devastated towns of the province.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Yolanda’s fallen coconuts helping victims of ‘Glenda’

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Coconut lumber traders here have been having brisk business from storm victims who want their houses immediately repaired after the wrecking done by Typhoon “Glenda” (Rammasun).

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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