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Partly cloudy Monday for Metro; rain over Southern Tagalog, Bicol, Samar

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The Bicol region and Samar provinces will have cloudy skies with light to moderate rains due to the tail-end of a cold front affecting Southern Luzon, the weather bureau said Monday.

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

Army recovers 20 IEDs planted in Samar village; NPA blamed

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The military recently foiled an attempt by communist rebels to sow terror and bomb civilian communities in Samar with the seizure of 20 improvised explosive devices (IEDs) that the guerrillas planted in Barangay (village) Mabini, Basey town.

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

Why paralysis, systems collapse, chaos happened

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PLAYTIME Children in Basey, Samar province, find joy in each other’s company as they play on
a swing. Basey was one of the areas heavily damaged by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”

Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) last year unleashed the full destructive force of a climatic event: Preexisting risks, particularly in coastal communities, were amplified and exacerbated, consistent with the predicted effects of human-induced climate change.

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Government funds restoration of churches

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RISING FROM
THE RUINS
Baclayon Church,
located
6 kilometers away
from Tagbilaran
City, is undergoing
major repairs
after being
damaged by the
7.2-magnitude
quake that struck
Bohol province
last year.
LITO TECSON/
CEBU DAILY NEWS

In the days immediately following the earthquake, Malacañang initially balked at the notion of government assistance for these heritage structures, citing the doctrine of Church and State separation enshrined in the Constitution.

Posted: October 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Floods hit Cebu

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Floods hit several areas here and in Cebu province, prompting education and local officials to suspend on Thursday classes in all levels in the wake of incessant rains spawned by Tropical Storm “Mario.”

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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