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Chinese trader found dead in Batangas

As of 04/23/2014 11:46 AM
BATANGAS- A Chinese businesswoman believed to have been robbed was found dead inside her home in Lipa City on Wednesday morning, police said. Full article

80 homes razed in Laguna fire

As of 04/23/2014 10:19 AM
MANILA – At least 80 homes were razed after a fire hit a residential area in San Pedro City, Laguna on Tuesday. Full article

LPA may dissipate upon landfall: PAGASA

As of 04/23/2014 8:20 AM
MANILA – The low pressure area (LPA) spotted east of Visayas is expected to dissipate upon making landfall today, a state weather forecaster said. Full article

11 OFWs vacationing in Mindanao monitored for MERS

As of 04/23/2014 3:06 AM
Government epidemiologists are closely monitoring the health condition of 11 people in Central Mindanao suspected of having been infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus. Full article

'Peace deal won't create Islamic state'

As of 04/23/2014 2:36 AM
The Comprehensive Agreement on Bangsamoro (CAB) will not create an Islamic state in Mindanao.   Full article

No sighting of kidnapped Sabah tourist, worker

As of 04/23/2014 2:33 AM
The reported whereabouts in Sulu of a Chinese tourist and a Filipino worker snatched by suspected Abu Sayyaf militants from a beach resort in Sabah, Malaysia have remained unverified, a military official said yesterday. Full article

Why Cavite officials stopped Indang water filtration plant

As of 04/22/2014 11:32 PM
Cavite officials stop the operations of a water filtration plant in the town of Indang. That's after the company that built the facility came under fire for allegedly failing to get permits. Here's the second part of Jorge Carino's exclusive report. Full article

Teacher attacked, robbed inside classroom in Cebu

As of 04/22/2014 10:25 PM
A teacher from the Abellana National High School in Cebu City was badly injured after she was attacked and robbed inside her classroom on Tuesday, police said.   Full article

Why Siquijor healers don't want to be paid

As of 04/22/2014 10:06 PM
Tutol ang mga manggagamot sa Siquijor sa umano'y planong pagtakda ng minimum na bayad sa mga nagpapagamot sa kanila. Nangangamba sila na kapag tuluyan itong ipatupad ay mawalan sila ng bisa magpagaling. Full article

Aglipayan priest complains of police harassment

As of 04/22/2014 8:21 PM
The Iloilo Provincial Police Office (IPPO) has received a letter from the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI), detailing alleged harassment committed by some policemen against an Aglipayan priest in Lemery, Iloilo. Full article