The Sydney Morning Herald
Four dead as typhoon pounds Philippines
The fourth person, a man who was trying to evacuate his family in Mulanay town in Quezon province, died after being hit by a toppled palm tree, Quezon Governor David Suarez said. Nock-Ten, locally known as Nina, then blew westward across mountainous ...
'Nina' forces state of calamity
Deadly typhoon Nock-ten eases but Philippines braces for floods, mudslides
Kerwin nabbed in Abu Dhabi
MANILA, Philippines - Suspected drug lord Kerwin Espinosa was arrested in Abu Dhabi yesterday, three months after President Duterte tagged him and his father Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. of Albuera, Leyte as the top drug traffickers in Eastern Visayas.
1000-year-old village found in Philippines
A preliminary National Museum report stated that its top archaeologists found "a complex archaeological site with both habitation and burial remains from the period of approximately 10th to the 14th century ... the first of its kind in the Philippines ...
Archaeologists find lost tombs, village on Philippine mountain
Nina leaves P4-B agri losses
Rosa, Mulanay, Quezon 2 a.m. of Dec. 26. He was ... Typhoon Nina exited Philippine Area of Responsibility on Tuesday. ... The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) is appealing for donations to support its recovery programs for families affected by typhoon “Nina.”.
Gil M. Portes remembered: Vibrantly, indefatigably, defiantly indie all the way
Director Joel Lamangan dubbed Portes “a true-blue Filipino film director. He was one of the pioneering spirits in the Filipino indie film movement, his films reflected the real political, social, cultural realities of our time. He will be truly missed ...
50 dead in poll-related violence since January 10
10, the Philippine National Police (PNP) reported yesterday. The PNP released the data on election-related violence on the eve of election day. PNP spokesman Chief Superintendent Wilben Mayor said that from Jan. 10 to May 8, the police recorded 146 ...
NGCP restores power lines in Batangas, Quezon provinces
By Philippine News Agency. The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) on Tuesday announced the restoration of power lines in the provinces of Batangas and Quezon in the Calabarzon region which were cut-off at the height of Typhoon “Nina” ...
New Palaro javelin throw record-holder, predecessor have 'common' coach
LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – What do former Palarong Pambansa elementary boys javelin throw record holder Jonah Robles and new record holder Jerick Mendoza have in common? The success of both athletes can be credited to one man: Calabarzon ...
3 suspected NPA nabbed in Quezon
LUCENA CITY–Three suspected New People's Army rebels, including a minor, were captured by a combined team of Army soldiers and local police in Mulanay, Quezon shortly before midnight Friday, a regional military spokesman said. Colonel ... Luzon Command ...
You actually pay money to drink this?
But if you tell me people actually pay money to drink it, we could use the extra cash," she said in rural Mulanay town, four hours' drive south of Manila. In his most recent state of the nation address, President Benigno Aquino hailed coconut water as ...