Palace offers ‘thoughts and prayers’ for Notre Dame

MANILA — Malacañang has offered thoughts and prayers to the French community following a fire that destroyed the roof of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, a UNESCO world heritage…

Duterte to fire more officials next week

MANILA — There is no stopping President Rodrigo R. Duterte from purging corrupt government officials from office as he threatened to fire more of them next week. “Lessen ang corruption but…

BFP reports high incidence of forest fire due to kaingin

BAGUIO CITY — Less than two months since the start of the year, the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) has recorded a high number of incidence of forest fire in the…

BOC working overtime to restore Port of Manila ops after fire

MANILA — The Bureau of Customs (BOC) vowed to work overtime this weekend to restore systems and facilities for the operations at the Port of Manila (POM) after a fire…

Fire-stricken Bataan town now under state of calamity

ORION, Bataan — The municipal government here on Wednesday placed the town under a state of calamity following a huge fire incident that gutted more than 900 houses, affecting more than…

Fire razes 31 houses in Iloilo City village

ILOILO CITY — Residents displaced by a fire that gutted 31 houses in Barangay Taal in Molo District Monday evening have appealed for help as they need portable toilets, drinking water,…

SUNOG SA CATBANGEN SAN FERNANDO CITY

Bedridden retired cop dies in Cotabato City blaze

COTABATO CITY — A retired police officer who had been bedridden due to illness died in a fire that hit a residential area of Pedro Colina Hill here before dawn Friday.…

3 perish in early morning fire in Iloilo City

ILOILO CITY — A 74-year-old woman and two of her young grandchildren died in a fire that reportedly broke out at their residence in Barangay M.H. del Pilar Zone 2 in…

Fire razes warehouse in Urdaneta City

URDANETA CITY, Pangasinan — Fire stations from different local government units (LGUs) in the province jointly put out the fire in a general merchandise store in the central business district here…

Fire razes 23 houses in 2 Iloilo City villages

ILOILO CITY — A fire damaged 23 houses and displaced 62 families in the neighboring villages of Calubihan and Taytay Zone 2 in Jaro district, Iloilo City on Saturday. Initial estimate…

Fire destroys P4-M properties in Zamboanga City

ZAMBOANGA CITY–The local government said it has mobilized its resources and provided assistance to the victims of the conflagration on Sunday in Purok 5, Barangay Labuan, this city. Mayor Maria…

Pa, 3 Kids Perish In Fire

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – A 74-year old father and his three children were killed when their house was engulfed in flame in Barangay San Julian East, Agoo town Sunday.…

TO THE FIFTH ALARM

Pangasinan school kids hold classes in makeshift rooms

MANAOAG, Pangasinan — Grades four, five and six pupils of Pao Elementary School will hold their classes in makeshift classrooms following the fire incident on Monday afternoon that destroyed their school…

Fire destroys P3-M properties in Zamboanga City

  ZAMBOANGA CITY–The City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) on Sunday distributed relief goods to 66 families displaced by the fire that hit the commercial center of Barangay Curuan,…

Fire hits slum area, school in Pagadian City

  PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur — The local government here Friday distributed relief goods to the 60 families displaced by fire that hit a slum area in this city. Haron…

Fire still tearing down main commercial building in Bataan

BALANGA CITY, Bataan— Fire continued to rage at the five-storey annex building of Galeria Victoria here on the second day Wednesday noon as smoke almost engulfed the four-storey main structure…

13 families displaced after fire razes houses in Dagupan City

DAGUPAN CITY — A total of 13 families were displaced from their homes after a fire broke out in a residential area in barangay Pantal here Sunday afternoon. Andrew Pasana, fire…

New Year’s Eve fire razes 50 houses in Davao

  DAVAO CITY — A few minutes after welcoming the year 2018, at least 50 houses at Barangay Wilfredo Aquino, Agdao here were gutted down by fire past midnight Monday. Based…