Chinese tourist drowns in Bohol

September 17, 2019
Rescuers retrieved the body of the tourist and applied cardio-pulmonary resuscitation or CPR before taking him to the Borja Family Hospital in Tagbilaran City where an attending physician, Dr. Apollo John Bernaldez, declared him dead at around 2:40 in the afternoon, said Sinas.

HIV-infected OFWs

September 17, 2019
PROJECTIONS that the number of HIV-positive overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) is likely to surpass the 7,000 mark this year provide a major challenge for concerned government authorities.

4 Cebu cops survive boat sinking

September 16, 2019
FOUR members of the Daanbantayan Municipal Police Station in Cebu cheated death when the motorized banca they were riding capsized in the waters of Medellin town due to bad weather last Saturday, the Police Regional Office 7 reported yesterday.

Go pushes for Magna Carta for Barangays

September 16, 2019
A PUBLIC hearing of the Senate Committee on Local Government, conducted jointly with the Committees on Ways and Means; Finance; and Government Corporations and Public Enterprises, was held Monday morning to discuss issues currently faced by barangays.