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Magnitude 4.7 quake shooks Bohol, Cebu city hall suspends work

Tweet   Earthquake bureau Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported that a magnitude 4.7 tectonic earthquake was recorded Monday morning. [Continue reading]

Businessmen appeal to SC to stop the expansion of Cebu airport

Tweet   A group of businessmen supporting the  small and medium scale industries is appealing to  the Supreme Court (SC) on Monday [Continue reading]

Earthquake 6.8 rocks Negros-Cebu

Earthquake 6.8 rocks Negros-Cebu

Tweet Reportedly,  an earthquake with a magnitude of  6.8  struck the Negros-Cebu region, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Earlier  information from the agency said the quake struck  at 11:49 a.m. in the following epicenters:     70 kms (44 miles) north from Dumaguete, Negros [Continue reading]

Fire blazes in Cebu City 100 houses affected

Fire blazes in Cebu City 100 houses affected

Tweet Residents of Tenejeros Village  in Cebu City  were left bereft after a fire of unknown source blazed  at least 100 houses Saturday afternoon. Primary investigation revealed the fire started about 5:30 p.m. and streched  quickly as many houses in there were mostly those  made of light materials. Investigators from [Continue reading]

Uncle takes out niece’s internal organs

Uncle takes out niece’s internal organs

Tweet A man supposedly suffering from a mental illness was nabbed in Cebu for murdering his niece and removing her internal organs. Suspect Efren Matidios was taken into custody  when  Lara Mae Concoles, 6 year-old, was discovered lifeless in the home of her grandmother, Efren’s mother Pablita Matidios. Lara Mae reportedly stayed [Continue reading]

2 Ships smashed at Cebu

2 Ships smashed at Cebu

Tweet There  was a collision of two ships at  Cebu province early Thursday morning. The Philippine Coast Guard has started an investigation into the incident. The two  passenger ships,  SuperFerry 2 and cargo vessel MV General Romulo were damaged after the collision off Talisay City. A rough initial investigation revelaed that [Continue reading]

Typhoid fever strikes Cebu town

Typhoid fever strikes Cebu town

Tweet Almost 200 people  have been affected by typhoid fever in Alegria town, Cebu province in just a week. A health official  said that at least 197 town residents have been confined in different hospitals  because of typhoid fever.  A total of 27 people are confined at the Reinhard Wirtgen Memorial Hospital in Alegria town, [Continue reading]

Dancing flight attendants turned sensational, reached CNN and others

Dancing flight attendants turned sensational, reached CNN and others

Tweet Who could have thought that  a local airline’s effort to "make people interested, by showing their talent and boost morale" will  become a huge Internet sensation picked up by news organizations across the globe. A YouTube video of Cebu Pacific’s dancing flight attendants was uploaded last Thursday,  has [Continue reading]

Student from De La Salle tops chemical engineer licensure exam

Student from De La Salle tops chemical engineer licensure exam

Tweet     In the chemical engineer licensure examination held this month, 151 passed with a student from De La Salle University [Continue reading]