Fire destroys luxury yacht in Liloan

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Norman V. Mendoza 10/01/2017

A P30-million luxury yacht anchored at Porter Marina in Liloan town was destroyed by fire on Sunday afternoon. Liloan fire chief Haide Vertudes said nobody was inside the yacht when the fire started past 2 PM. Vertudes…

Lopez and her CA rejection

Ricky Poca 05/08/2017

  The first week of May started with the sad news of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez being rejected by the Commission on Appointments (CA) in Congress. Many Filipinos were disappointed by the CA’s decision to reject Lopez…

54 houses destroyed, 4 damaged in Iloilo City fire

Inquirer.net 04/16/2017

ILOILO CITY — At least 54 houses were destroyed while four others were damaged when fire hit Barangay Lopez Jaena Norte in La Paz District, Iloilo City, past midnight on Sunday. The fire broke out at 12:30…

FIRE HITS DENR

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag, Norman V. Mendoza 03/13/2017

Investigators not ruling out arson after loss of documents It was something they didn’t expect to happen. Various documents of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Central Visayas (DENR-7) went up in smoke in an…

43 houses destroyed by fire in Suba

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/25/2016

CEBU CITY–An unattended lighted lamp triggered the fire that hit an urban poor village in Cebu City early Tuesday and affected 43 houses. At least 36 houses were burned down while seven others were damaged by the…