At least two children died and four of their family members were hospitalized after eating red tide infected green mussels in Bagacay village, Daram, Samar, the Department of Health (DOH) reported on Wednesday.
Four people were killed when a rescue helicopter of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) crashed in Basilan province amid the inclement weather experienced in many parts of the country on Wednesday, an official said.
SORSOGON CITY – A local journalist here was shot dead on Monday evening by motorcycle-riding assailants. Police identified the victim as Jobert Bercasio also known as Polpog, a resident of Bacon district, Sorsogon City. Initial report showed Bercasio was on board his motorcycle and was en route to Seabreeze Subdivision in Barangay Cabid-An from the city … Read More
DAVAO CITY – The rescue operation for the four men buried underground on Sunday morning in an alleged treasure hunting site in Sto. Tomas, Davao del Norte has turned into a retrieval operation after rescuers failed to detect signs of life.
TALAVERA, Nueva Ecija – Three suspected peddlers of illegal drugs — two tricycle drivers and a buy-and-sell agent — were arrested by the authorities in successive operations in this town over the weekend.
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga – Nine individuals, including police personnel and medical front-liners, were added to the list of new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in this city.
SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique – Two personnel of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) Sibalom Fire Station died on the spot while three others are in critical condition after their fire truck fell into a ravine on Wednesday morning.
LEGAZPI CITY – The initial damage assessment on roads and public buildings in Masbate caused by the earthquake on Tuesday has reached PHP23.9 million, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) regional office in Bicol said.