Speeding student on motorcycle tries to make it to exams, hits old man, lands in jail instead

Pegeen Maisie Sararaña and Paul Lauro 10/24/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A college student, who was reportedly driving his motorcycle at high speed because he was running late for his school exams, did not reach his school at all and ended in jail instead.…

CCTO earns P21 million in 100 days

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/18/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) earned P21 million in 100 days of apprehending violators and issuing citation tickets in the city. According to Ronnie Nadera, the spokesperson of CCTO, at least 23,171 violators have…

Pedestrian bridge collapse at Mumbai train station injures 5

Inquirer.net 07/03/2018

MUMBAI, India — Part of a pedestrian bridge at a Mumbai train station collapsed Tuesday morning during heavy rains, trapping at least one person and injuring five. The concrete slab fell onto empty train tracks, damaging part…

Motorists urged to respect pedestrian lanes especially in schools

Morexette Erram 06/05/2018

To avoid accidents, Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak, deputy mayor on police matters, urged motorists to strictly follow the pedestrian lanes, especially in schools. Violators, he said, will be asked to pay a fine of P1,000. Meanwhile,…

Lessons from Paris

Radel Paredes 07/08/2017

On a wall in my bathroom is a framed map of the streets of Paris. I placed it there to help me remember the names of the streets, the arrondissements or districts, the iconic buildings and the…

Woman-pedestrian lands in hospital after bus hits her in Cebu City intersection

Nestle L. Semilla 03/12/2017

A 64-year-old woman suffered serious physical injuries after she was sideswiped by a Ceres Bus at the intersection of N. Bacalso Avenue and V. Rama Avenue in Cebu City. Felomina Tejano, 64, seriously injured the lower part…

MAO BA?

Editorial 03/06/2017

MOVIE SPOILERS SILOY’S pal was about to watch the comic book superhero film “Logan” when a pair of moviegoers passed by and spoiled the ending for him. The moviegoers had just watched the film when they met…

Lazy solution to skywalk misuse

Nestor Ramirez 02/21/2017

Mutilating an important part of skywalks in Cebu City just to prevent homeless families from making the structure their sanctuary for the night is a lethargic solution in preventing the homelessness. The proposal to take off the…

Sidewalks as parking space

06/26/2016

Trisikad drivers park their units along the sidewalk of Mananga bridge in Talisay City, unmindful of the inconvenience they pose to pedestrians.…

Unnecessary danger

01/28/2016

  Dangling wires along Arlington Pond Street are causing unnecessary danger to and apprehension among motorists and pedestrians. Attention: capable and telco operators. (CDN PHOTO/LITO TECSON)…

Judge urges city to act on pedestrian safety

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 01/05/2016

Executive Judge Soliver Peras of the Regional Trial Court in Cebu City yesterday called on the city government to act on his overdue request to ensure the safety of court employees and the public who cross the…

Where is the sidewalk?

11/24/2015

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