Death toll rises to 31, scores still missing

AFP 08/06/2018

The death toll from a massive dam collapse in southern Laos has jumped to 31, officials said, with scores still missing weeks after the unprecedented disaster that swept entire villages and farmland away. Information about the number…

Malnutrition rises in Cebu

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/27/2018

In Central Visayas, the province of Cebu has the second highest number of malnourished pre-school children aged zero to 71 months old, a National Nutrition Council (NNC-7) report said. According to a 2017 assessment of NNC-7, among…

Ermita fire: Death toll rises to 3

Morexette Erram 05/08/2018

The number of fatalities of the dawn fire that razed over 300 houses in two sitios of Barangay Ermita, Cebu City on Monday has risen to three. In an interview with Cebu Daily News, Cebu City Disaster…

India storm toll rises

AFP 05/04/2018

THE death toll from freak storms that hit India climbed above 140 on Friday as people told how they had no time to escape the ferocious winds which tore down homes and toppled walls. Amid warnings of…

One of 253 awardees rises to top of her class

Intern 05/02/2018

Don Sergio Osmeña Sr. Academic Award In a fast-paced civilization where money is the lifeblood of the system, one could say that the absence of it will eventually lead to a doomed future. But this is not…

As heat rises, public told: Stay indoors

Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2018

With the temperatures rising especially in the afternoons because of the dry season, the public are advised to stay indoors as much as possible. Dr. Shelbay Blanco, Health Emergency Management Staff (HEMS) coordinator of the Department of…

Cebu’s first obstacle course rises in Mandaue

Glendale G. Rosal 04/10/2018

Gorilla Boot Camp CEBU will soon have its own venue for adrenaline junkies and outdoor sports enthusiasts as a group of Cebuanos joined hands to put up the Gorilla Boot Camp in Sitio Latasan, Barangay Labogon, Mandaue…

SOLVE THE KILLINGS, POLICE URGED

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie Talisic, Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/22/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña, Gov. Hilario Davide III and Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) President Antonio Chiu all asked the PNP to solve the ‘alarming’ spate of killings in Cebu before it hurts its…

Rescuers brave aftershocks as Taiwan quake toll rises to nine

AFP 02/08/2018

Taiwanese rescuers braved powerful aftershocks to search for survivors in a dangerously leaning apartment block that was partially toppled by a quake, locating two more bodies early Thursday to bring the death toll to nine as dozens…

GlobalPort rises to 2-2 after drubbing Elite

Inquirer.net 01/19/2018

Games Today (Cuneta Astrodome) 4:30 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs KIA Picanto 6:45 p.m. – Magnolia vs Phoenix Petroleum Settling into a groove even without its biggest star, GlobalPort on Friday night dealt Blackwater a beating…

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