Sun.Star - Latest Philippine Community News, Blogs, Multimedia http://www.sunstar.com.ph/feeds/cebu en davide in south terminal http://www.sunstar.com.ph/media/2014/04/16/davide-south-terminal-338727 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="397" title="CEBU. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III (foreground, second from left) and Vicente Dejoras (left) view the passengers who lined up behind the South Bus Terminal, waiting for their rides back to their hometowns. (Amper Campaña)" alt="CEBU. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III (foreground, second from left) and Vicente Dejoras (left) view the passengers who lined up behind the South Bus Terminal, waiting for their rides back to their hometowns. (Amper Campaña)" src="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/sites/default/files/images/gallery/cebu/2014/04/16/cebu-davide-south-terminal.jpg?1397663897" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CEBU. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III (foreground, second from left) and Vicente Dejoras (left) view the passengers who lined up behind the South Bus Terminal, waiting for their rides back to their hometowns. (Amper Campaña) </div> </div> </div> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:59:10 +0000 fatima 338727 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph No way but up http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/no-way-338716 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/no-way-338716'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>FOLLOWING his convincing victory over Timothy Bradley last weekend, Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao’s stock has once again risen.</p> <p>From being ranked No. 7 coming into his fight with Bradley last weekend at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Pacquiao moved three spots higher to take the No. 4 slot of The Ring Magazine’s mythical pound-for-pound rankings.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/no-way-338716" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:41:43 +0000 fatima 338716 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph 2 Pinoy pugs to fight in Mexico http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/2-pinoy-pugs-fight-mexico-338714 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/2-pinoy-pugs-fight-mexico-338714'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>TWO Filipinos tread on hostile territory to rekindle the long-time rivalry in boxing between Philippines and Mexico.</p> <p>Richie Mepranum once again enters the world title stage as guns for a world title against World Boxing Organization (WBO) and World Boxing Association (WBA) flyweight king Juan Francisco Estrada in the main event of a Zanfer Promotions show at the at the Puerto Peñasco in Sonora, Mexico on April 26.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/2-pinoy-pugs-fight-mexico-338714" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:40:15 +0000 fatima 338714 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Cebuano spikers gear up for Super liga http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/cebuano-spikers-gear-super-liga-338712 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/cebuano-spikers-gear-super-liga-338712'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>SEVERAL Cebuanos playing for the men’s and women’s team Cignal HD are all geared up for the All-Filipino Conference of the Philippine Super liga, which fires off on May 10 at the Ultra Manila.</p> <p>According to Danika Gendrauli, who is also a member of the Philippine team, there are three other Cebuanos playing for team Cignal HD—Raphril Aguilar, Abigail Praca and the new addition is Kennette Garces.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/cebuano-spikers-gear-super-liga-338712" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:38:53 +0000 fatima 338712 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Sherwood dangles record purse http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/sherwood-dangles-record-purse-338711 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/sherwood-dangles-record-purse-338711'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>A WHOPPING P3.5 million purse, including the top P650,000 prize, will be up for grabs when the ICTSI Sherwood Hills Classic fires off next week at Sherwood Hills Golf Club in Dasmarinas, Cavite, making it the richest Ieg in the six-year history of the ICTSI Philippine Golf Tour.</p> <p>The Sherwood leg, set April 23-26, is actually the first of four legs on the 16-stage circuit offering a total pot of P3.5 million with the next at the ICTSI Manila Masters on June 17-20 at Eastridge Golf Club in Binangonan, Rizal followed by the ICTSI Pilipinas Invitational at the Manila Southwoods on Sept. 3-6.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/sherwood-dangles-record-purse-338711" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:38:07 +0000 fatima 338711 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Pages: Amale M. Jopson: Ready for Boston Marathon http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/pages-amale-m-jopson-ready-boston-marathon-338710 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/pages-amale-m-jopson-ready-boston-marathon-338710'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>A YEAR ago this week, the world was shocked when terrorists detonated twin blasts near the finish line of the most prestigious road-running race on this planet.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/pages-amale-m-jopson-ready-boston-marathon-338710" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Match Point Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:35:29 +0000 fatima 338710 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Limpag: How to deal with protests in tournaments http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/limpag-how-deal-protests-tournaments-338708 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/limpag-how-deal-protests-tournaments-338708'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE last time I saw University of San Jose-Recoletos keeper Peter Onde play was in a finals shootout between the Kicking Jaguars and the University of San Carlos for the CAAA crown, if I remembered it right. And the gifted keeper played a key role in that win.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/limpag-how-deal-protests-tournaments-338708" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fair Play Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:34:04 +0000 fatima 338708 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Eyeing vengeance http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/eyeing-vengeance-338705 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/eyeing-vengeance-338705'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AFTER finishing second in the Metasprint Series in Singapore last weekend, Cebuana Aaliyah Mataragnon will get a chance to pull off a better finish when she faces the first-placer Zoe Natasha Bowden in the Subic International Triathlon (Subit) on April 26 in Subic Bay.</p> <p>The 13-year-old Cebuana defied odds when she decided to compete in an older division, the 14-15 age group, in Singapore. She finished second to Malaysia’s Bowden after clocking 41 minutes and five seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/eyeing-vengeance-338705" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:33:01 +0000 fatima 338705 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Miller starts training for Xterra http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/miller-starts-training-xterra-338704 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/miller-starts-training-xterra-338704'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AS IF he does not know what jetlag means, upon touchdown in Australia last Tuesday, Cebuano triathlete Joseph Miller right away launches into his training for his debut as a pro triathlete in the Asia Pacific Championships.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/sports/2014/04/16/miller-starts-training-xterra-338704" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:30:56 +0000 fatima 338704 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Capitol eyes 93-1 donation http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/capitol-eyes-93-1-donation-338687 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/capitol-eyes-93-1-donation-338687'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Cebu Provincial Government is considering the option of donating the 93-1 lots to Cebu City residents.</p> <p>Both Gov. Hilario Davide III and Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama want to settle this long-running issue during their terms, but still have to discuss the details of going about it.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/capitol-eyes-93-1-donation-338687" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:20:01 +0000 fatima 338687 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph ‘Fast, give alms to the needy’ http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/fast-give-alms-needy-338642 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/fast-give-alms-needy-338642'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma advised against crucifixion and other extreme forms of penitence.</p> <p>In a press conference last Tuesday, Palma reminded the faithful that there are simpler ways to express one's faith during Holy Week, such as fasting, abstinence and giving alms to the poor.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/fast-give-alms-needy-338642" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:43:56 +0000 fatima 338642 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Ex-OFW returns to Compostela park where she 'experienced' stigmata http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ex-ofw-returns-compostela-park-where-she-experienced-stigmata-338641 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ex-ofw-returns-compostela-park-where-she-experienced-stigmata-338641'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>VISIONARY Emma de Guzman visited yesterday the Q-Park in Buluang, Compostela, where thousands of pilgrims around the country are expected to spend their Holy Week.</p> <p>De Guzman, accompanied by a small group that included Norkis Group of Companies Chairman Norberto Quisumbing Jr., prayed at the park’s Stations of the Cross, as has been her practice every Holy Week since 2007.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ex-ofw-returns-compostela-park-where-she-experienced-stigmata-338641" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:42:57 +0000 fatima 338641 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph DOH 7 alerts LGUs, facilities http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-7-alerts-lgus-facilities-338640 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-7-alerts-lgus-facilities-338640'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>ALL hospitals in Central Visayas are on alert status this Holy Week, according to the Department of Health (DOH) 7.</p> <p>Since some Filipinos are known to practice self-flagellation and crucifixion during Holy Week, DOH 7 Director Jaime Bernadas urged local government units to prepare their medical units to ensure that penitents get immediate treatment.</p> <p>Bernadas also warned against heat stroke and other summer-related ailments. He said those who go on pilgrimage, attend religious processions or church visits must wear protective clothing..</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-7-alerts-lgus-facilities-338640" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:42:06 +0000 fatima 338640 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Budget change ‘moot, academic’ http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/budget-change-moot-academic-338639 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/budget-change-moot-academic-338639'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>SUSPENDED Dumanjug Mayor Nelson Garcia said it is “moot and academic” for the Provincial Board to tackle the town’s 2014 budget ordinance because the town already implemented the budget for this year.</p> <p>Earlier, Provincial Board Member Grecilda Sanchez asked Acting Mayor Efren Guntrano Gica to submit another annual budget ordinance during the session last Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/budget-change-moot-academic-338639" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:39:16 +0000 fatima 338639 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph NBI 7 files complaint against five HPG 7 officials before ombudsman http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/nbi-7-files-complaint-against-five-hpg-7-officials-ombudsman-338635 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/nbi-7-files-complaint-against-five-hpg-7-officials-ombudsman-338635'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) 7 yesterday lodged administrative charges against five Highway Patrol Group (HPG) 7 officers before the Office of the Ombudsman-Visayas.</p> <p>Lawyer Max Salvador, NBI 7 chief, filed the complaints accusing the policemen of violating the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards Act and gross misconduct.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/nbi-7-files-complaint-against-five-hpg-7-officials-ombudsman-338635" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:08:42 +0000 fatima 338635 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph DENR sues contractor of DPWH road project http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/denr-sues-contractor-dpwh-road-project-338634 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/denr-sues-contractor-dpwh-road-project-338634'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 7 yesterday filed criminal charges against seven officials of WT Construction Inc. over the disappearance of 79 trees on S. Osmeña Blvd., Cebu City.</p> <p>Anastacio Cabalejo of the DENR's Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (Cenro) filed a complaint before the Office of the Cebu City Prosecutor's Office against WT project-in-charge engineer Adolfo Quiroga; WT president Irene Te; WT vice president Willy Te; WT secretary Julie Te; their treasurer Juanita Te, Mary Grace Te and Mary Joy Te.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/denr-sues-contractor-dpwh-road-project-338634" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:06:17 +0000 fatima 338634 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph PRO 7 warns public against traffic, crimes http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/pro-7-warns-public-against-traffic-crimes-338633 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/pro-7-warns-public-against-traffic-crimes-338633'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>TRAFFIC congestion, petty crimes, and a huge influx of passengers are among the problems the police expect tomorrow in observance of the Holy Week.</p> <p>Yesterday, the Police Regional Office (PRO) 7 led by Senior Supt. Orlando Ualat, deputy regional director for administration (DRDA), inspected the terminals and seaports.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/pro-7-warns-public-against-traffic-crimes-338633" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:52 +0000 fatima 338633 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Mobile app for Visita Iglesia up http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mobile-app-visita-iglesia-338632 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mobile-app-visita-iglesia-338632'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>RELIGIOUS devotees now have a handy guide to heritage churches in Cebu with the initial release of the VisitaIglesia mobile phone app. The app is available for free download for Android phones and tablets from the Google Play Store.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mobile-app-visita-iglesia-338632" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:54:59 +0000 fatima 338632 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Carcar church altar repaired since quake http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/carcar-church-altar-repaired-quake-338631 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/carcar-church-altar-repaired-quake-338631'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE retable of St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish in Carcar City is undergoing repairs since the earthquake damaged it last year.</p> <p>In a statement, Fr. Brian Brigoli said the repairs started in January. </p> <p>Brigoli, one of the parish’s parochial vicars and head of the Archdiocesan Commission on Cultural Heritage, said they expect to fully restore it this June.</p> <p>The cost of the repairs is estimated to reach P1.2 million.</p> <p>Brigoli said the project is supported by parishioners, well-off families and community efforts in Carcar City.</p> <p><b>Support</b></p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/carcar-church-altar-repaired-quake-338631" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:52:32 +0000 fatima 338631 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph City stages ‘Passion’ at Fort San Pedro http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-stages-passion-fort-san-pedro-338630 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-stages-passion-fort-san-pedro-338630'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Cebu City Government took the passion play on stage this year.</p> <p>Public Information Office and Protocol Office Supervisor Jojo Labella headed the staging of the Passion play for four nights at the Fort San Pedro.</p> <p>The rain dampened the presentation on a couple of nights, both literally and figuratively.</p> <p>Labella said all 300 seats were occupied during the first staging of the play last Friday.</p> <p>The Saturday showing was canceled because of the rain and the Sunday showing had gaps for the same reason.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-stages-passion-fort-san-pedro-338630" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:47:42 +0000 fatima 338630 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Hubby beats wife for chatting with another man on FB http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/hubby-beats-wife-chatting-another-man-fb-338629 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/hubby-beats-wife-chatting-another-man-fb-338629'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>A HUSBAND was arrested for allegedly mauling his wife after he reportedly caught her chatting with another man on Facebook in Barangay Luz, Cebu City at 1 a.m. yesterday.</p> <p>Mary (real name withheld), 46, sought the help of the barangay tanods in arresting her husband.</p> <p>Mary suffered bruises on the different parts of her body from the beating by her husband Harold.</p> <p>The 43-year-old Harold, however, claimed he was driven to beat his wife after he allegedly caught her chatting with another man on Facebook, a social networking site.</p> <p><b>Drugs</b></p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/hubby-beats-wife-chatting-another-man-fb-338629" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:45:52 +0000 fatima 338629 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph DOH drops plan to take over mgt. of district hospitals http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-drops-plan-take-over-mgt-district-hospitals-338628 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-drops-plan-take-over-mgt-district-hospitals-338628'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Department of Health (DOH) said it will no longer pursue its plan to reclaim ownership and management of district hospitals, but instead would help local government units (LGUs) in improving the services of the facilities.</p> <p>District hospitals were created by DOH but were devolved to the LGUs in 1992 when the Local Government Code was implemented.</p> <p>“That was raised long after the implementation of the Local Government Code. They filed a petition for a re-nationalization of district hospitals, but it’s not anymore being considered now,” DOH 7 Assistant Director Lakshmi Legaspi said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/doh-drops-plan-take-over-mgt-district-hospitals-338628" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:44:17 +0000 fatima 338628 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Cancer patient collapses during CH recollection http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cancer-patient-collapses-during-ch-recollection-338627 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cancer-patient-collapses-during-ch-recollection-338627'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>A CEBU City Hall employee collapsed while attending a recollection initiated by the Office of the Mayor last Tuesday night.</p> <p>Joy Sanchez, who is assigned at the City Treasurer’s Office (CTO), was sharing during the recollection how she got closer to God when she was diagnosed with cancer. </p> <p>Participants were told to write down how they got closer to God, some were asked to share their experience on stage. </p> <p>After about two sentences, Sanchez, who was the second to speak, started wobbling onstage.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cancer-patient-collapses-during-ch-recollection-338627" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:42:07 +0000 fatima 338627 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Mangroves now growing at Cordova oil spill site http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mangroves-now-growing-cordova-oil-spill-site-338626 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mangroves-now-growing-cordova-oil-spill-site-338626'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>NO MORE mangroves died about three months after the oil spill in Cordova town.</p> <p>The University of the Philippines Visayas Oil Spill Response Program (UPVOSRP) headed by Dr. Rex Sadaba, which is assessing the impact of the oil spill, reported this development yesterday to Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III. They were accompanied by a representative from 2GO.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/mangroves-now-growing-cordova-oil-spill-site-338626" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:41:28 +0000 fatima 338626 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph CH to realign street to new CCMC http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ch-realign-street-new-ccmc-338625 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ch-realign-street-new-ccmc-338625'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Cebu City Government has retrieved P13.38 million worth of items from the demolished Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC).</p> <p>This, as the CCMC ad hoc committee targets to start the realignment of Panganiban St. after Holy Week to the back of CCMC to pave the way for the integration of the new hospital building with that of the Bureau of Fire Protection and the City Traffic Operations Management.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/ch-realign-street-new-ccmc-338625" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:40:46 +0000 fatima 338625 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Cop nabs ‘robber’ http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cop-nabs-robber-338624 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cop-nabs-robber-338624'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AN operative assigned in the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) 7 was injured after he arrested a robber, who was caught in the act robbing a jeepney passenger yesterday morning in Barangay Carreta, Cebu City.</p> <p>Insp. Delfin Bontuyan was injured on his left arm when he grappled for a knife carried by robbery suspect Narciso Medina.</p> <p>Bontuyan caught Medina, 25 and a resident of Carreta, in the act of robbing his fellow passenger.</p> <p>Medina is reportedly a noted robber who had been imprisoned for the same offense.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/cop-nabs-robber-338624" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:39:47 +0000 fatima 338624 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Sitio in Mandaue in state of calamity http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/sitio-mandaue-state-calamity-338623 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/sitio-mandaue-state-calamity-338623'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Mandaue City Council has placed a fire-stricken sitio in Barangay Tingub under a state of calamity to release aid to fire victims.</p> <p>In its session last Tuesday, the council approved the recommendation of City Social Welfare Services (CSWS) Head Violeta Cavada for the City to allocate P763,200 from calamity funds for cash and food assistance to residents of Sitio Tondo affected by the fire last April 2.</p> <p>The owners of the 42 destroyed houses will get P10,000 each, while the owner of a damaged house will be given P5,000.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/sitio-mandaue-state-calamity-338623" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:39:08 +0000 fatima 338623 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph City Hall asked: Solve flooding in Sitio San Miguel, Brgy. Apas http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-hall-asked-solve-flooding-sitio-san-miguel-brgy-apas-338622 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-hall-asked-solve-flooding-sitio-san-miguel-brgy-apas-338622'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>APAS Barangay Captain Ramil Ayuman has asked the Cebu City Government to come up with a permanent solution to the flooding in Sitio San Miguel.</p> <p>Ayuman made the call yesterday as the flooding in the area has not yet subsided for more than two weeks, despite the action taken by the Department of Engineering and Public Works (DEPW) in pumping the water out using suction equipment.</p> <p>In an interview, Ayuman said he wanted the flooding to be addressed so that the water would no longer rise, especially that it has been raining the past days in the city.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/city-hall-asked-solve-flooding-sitio-san-miguel-brgy-apas-338622" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:38:27 +0000 fatima 338622 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Child ‘saves’ driver from drowning http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/child-saves-driver-drowning-338621 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/child-saves-driver-drowning-338621'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>IF not for a child, a 56-year-old trisikad driver would have drowned in a river in Tuburan town, Cebu last Monday.</p> <p>Norberto Cabañero was driving his trisikad early morning of April 14. He stopped by the bridge in Barangay Languyon and decided to lie down and slept.</p> <p>Moments later, Cabañero was already in the water, fighting to survive.</p> <p>PO1 Ariel Sala said a child saw Cabañero waving his hand “as if asking for help.”</p> <p>The child then informed the people around the bridge of the man drowning in the river. </p> <p>No one else saw Cabañero asking for help.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/04/16/child-saves-driver-drowning-338621" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:37:32 +0000 fatima 338621 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Call center post ‘hardest to fill’ http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/business/2014/04/16/call-center-post-hardest-fill-338620 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-bus-slideshow"> <div class="field-label">Slideshow:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/business/2014/04/16/call-center-post-hardest-fill-338620'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>CALL center agents are the hardest vacancies to fill in the country, according to a survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics (Bles).</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/business/2014/04/16/call-center-post-hardest-fill-338620" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:15:00 +0000 fatima 338620 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph