By Carmel Loise Matus
, Joey A. Gabieta
, Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
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.
By Chief; i-Team
, Fernando del Mundo
He is far from the grieving man captured in a news photograph seated in the rubble of his flattened home at Costa Brava amid a sea of debris left by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”
By Joey Gabieta
The chief of police of Paranas town in Samar was shot and killed early Tuesday outside a karaoke bar in this city.
By Frances Mangosing
At a newly unveiled school playground here, children happily mobbed their way to play amid drizzles. This is finally a reprieve from the trauma caused by super-typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) that struck nearly seven months ago.
By Ramon Tulfo
Shouts of excitement in the newsroom of radio station dwIZ greeted the mention by US President Barack Obama of Philippine Navy Capt. Roy Trinidad on Tuesday.