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Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

In this image taken from video from Mokpo Coast Guard, passengers from a ferry sinking off South Korea's southern coast, are rescued by South Korean Coast guard in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Nearly 300 people were still missing Wednesday several hours after the ferry carrying 477, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast. AP

Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Dreams of tortillas save Pacific castaway

In this Monday, Feb. 3, 2014 photo provided by the Marshall Islands Foreign Affairs Department, 37-year-old Jose Salvador Alvarenga sits on a couch in Majuro in the Marshall Islands, after he was rescued from being washed ashore on the tiny atoll of Ebon in the Pacific Ocean.  AP PHOTO/FOREIGN AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT THE MARSHALL ISLANDS, GEE BING

A castaway who says he survived 13 months adrift in the Pacific said on Tuesday he thought about suicide but was sustained by dreams of eating his favorite food—tortillas—and reuniting with his family.

Posted: February 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Partial list of ‘Yolanda’ survivors

Residents queue up to receive treatment and relief supplies at Tacloban airport Monday Nov. 11, 2013, following Friday's typhoon Haiyan that lashed this city and several provinces in central Philippines. AP

Below is a partial list of people who survived Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) as gathered by Representative Ferdinand Martin Romualdez of the First District of Leyte:

Posted: November 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Police files

THE man in Talisay City who landed in the news for allegedly dousing dogs in their neighborhood with acid was stabbed dead allegedly by two brothers he caught stealing mangoes.

Posted: July 16th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Island off limits to locals for ‘Survivor’ shoot

FISHERMEN of Santa Ana in Cagayan set fishing nets on wooden poles to catch baby eels as the island of Palaui is seen in the background. Palaui Island is the location of the international television series “Survivor.” RICHARD BALONGLONG  INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON

Advance filming for the television reality show “Survivor” officially kicked off on Palaui Island in Santa Ana, Cagayan, last week, making parts of the island off limits to locals, depriving them of their livelihood.

Posted: May 26th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Survivor rides out Oklahoma tornado in walk-in freezer

A woman carries a child through the devastation caused by the killer tornado that wiped out entire neighborhoods in the suburbs of Oklahoma City on Monday with winds of up 320 kilometers per hour.  AP/SUE OGROCKI

For years Anita Zhang’s neighbors joked that if a tornado ever bore down on her Chinese restaurant, folks could take refuge in its roomy walk-in freezer.

Posted: May 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Oldest concentration camp survivor dead at 107


An Austrian organization that tracks the fate of Nazi concentration camp inmates says the oldest known survivor of such a camp has died aged 107.

Posted: May 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Learning sessions normalize ‘Pablo’ survivors’ lives


The education cluster of the Typhoon “Pablo” humanitarian operation has seen a flicker of hope for some normalcy in typhoon-devastated areas with the holding of learning sessions among schoolchildren there.

Posted: December 21st, 2012 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

‘Survivor’ keeps Caramoan

CARAMOAN  The islands’ remote location and promotion by the provincial government of Camarines Sur helped keep the site a favorite venue of the reality series “Survivor USA.” CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

The 26th season of the hit reality show “Survivor USA,” billed as “Survivor Philippines,” will again be shot in location in Caramoan, Camarines Sur.

Posted: December 15th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Survivor didn’t even know how to swim

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VIRAC, Catanduanes—One of the 10 fishermen from this island-province who went missing at the height of Tropical Storm “Falcon” on Wednesday was considered the least likely to come back alive as he did not even know how to swim. Prospero Tabios, 53, the oldest in the group and so far the only survivor, was found [...]

Posted: June 27th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Villagers upbeat on tourism


AFTER YEARS of working as a caregiver in foreign lands, 41-year-old Neri San Pablo saw opportunities in the once isolated and sleepy town of Caramoan in Camarines Sur in 2008, when droves of tourists came over. It dawned on her that she could earn in her hometown what she was getting abroad, and still be [...]

Posted: May 25th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Opinions split on Napoles turning state witness
  3. Delfin Lee: Blame Pag-Ibig, not me
  4. Plunder complaint filed vs PNP chief, firearms office head over license delivery deal
  5. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  6. San Juan cops fail to arrest Cedric Lee
  7. More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  10. Boy ‘sexually assaulted’ at Indonesia international school
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  3. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  4. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  9. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  10. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Ex-PBA player Bryan Gahol dies in road mishap


  • Napoles tags over 100 officials in pork scam – Lacson
  • Vitangcol to sue Czech envoy
  • Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  • 43 out of 414 Etihad passengers yet to be found, tested for MERS-CoV – Palace
  • Sandigan junks Marcos family claim to Paoay property
  • Sports

  • Rain or Shine holds off Meralco, forces Game 3
  • Power Pinays yield to Japan in Asian Women’s Club volleyball
  • Caguioa blasts ‘no heart, soft’ Ginebra on Twitter
  • San Mig Coffee grinds out win over Alaska to force decider
  • UP nips St. Benilde; Adamson blasts RTU in Filoil women’s caging
  • Lifestyle

  • Entering the monkhood a rite of passage
  • Haneda International Airport: A destination on its own
  • Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment
  • Kim Atienza: At home with art and design
  • Life lessons I want to teach my son
  • Entertainment

  • Bollywood Oscars, film stars come to Florida
  • Ex-Fox exec denies allegations in sex abuse suit
  • Kris Aquino backtracks, says Herbert Bautista and her are ‘best friends’
  • Summer preview: Chris Pratt enters a new ‘Galaxy’
  • Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in US
  • Business

  • SM to rebuild Tacloban hospital
  • PSEi slips after 4-day rally
  • Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM
  • McDonald’s 1Q profit slips as US sales decline
  • SEC approves SM’s P15B retail bond offer
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • One-dimensional diplomacy: A cost-benefit analysis of Manila’s security deal with Washington
  • No ordinary illness
  • Reforest mountains with fire trees and their kind
  • Day of the Earth
  • When will Chinese firm deliver new coaches?
  • Global Nation

  • 19 Ukrainians, Russians, Filipinas rescued in bar raid
  • Filipinos coming home from Mideast must obtain MERS clearance – DOH
  • US Secret Service in Manila ahead of Obama visit
  • Palace thanks Estrada for successful HK mission
  • Hong Kong accepts PH apology; sanctions also lifted
  • Marketplace