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Construction worker pummeled to death

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A laborer allegedly pummeled a construction worker to death using a steel rod at Sitio Pinaypayan, Brgy. Lanot here, evening of Nov 7, 2018. Abelardo Armelligas, 56, of Brgy. Lanot died hours after he was brought to the Roxas Memorial Provincial Hospital here. Espidito Espinosa, 28, a resident of Brgy. Bato […] The post Construction worker pummeled to death appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianNov 9th, 2018

Worker stabs brother to death in Mandaluyong City

A construction worker was arrested after he allegedly stabbed dead his elder brother following an argument in Barangay Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City on Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

‘I won’t ever see my friends again’

CHRISTOPHER SEMILLA, 41, never thought that his early trip to the bathroom would bring him to a close encounter with death. Semilla, a construction worker, was one of 10 people who survived, but were hurt when a landslide struck Sitio Sindulan, Barangay Tina-an, City of Naga last week. Semilla, fondly called Pipoy, recalled that an… link: ‘I won’t ever see my friends again’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 24th, 2018

Suspect who shot laborer dead nabbed

ROXAS City, Capiz – The suspect in the shooting to death of a 34-year-old construction worker at Brgy. Dinginan here Friday morning was arrested in Leganes, Iloilo. The victim, Roland Divinagracia of Brgy. Sibaguan here, succumbed to five gunshot wounds in the body. According to Divinagracia’s wife Jonalyn, the victim was bringing their son to […] The post Suspect who shot laborer dead nabbed appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Probe OFW’s death, DFA presses Saudi

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday said it has requested Saudi authorities to investigate the case of an overseas Filipino worker victim of a hit-and-run incident in Jeddah. The DFA also extended its condolences to the family of the 51-year-old construction worker from Butuan City. “We extend our deepest….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

Single father’s woes open eyes to state of health services

  Construction worker Joseph Salibio, 38, couldn't imagine life getting worse than it already was, when he could hardly make ends meet for his brood of seven and couldn't find a better job because he never went to school.   But when his wife died in 2016, his eldest daughter had to stop schooling to care for her younger siblings, and one or two kids had to stay with relatives so they could survive.   In January 2017, just months after burying his spouse, Salibio met with Aklan Gov. Florencio Miraflores and poured out his woes as a suddenly single father.   To his surprise, his wife's death would later pave the way to better health for the resi...Keep on reading: Single father’s woes open eyes to state of health services.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

Man arrested for beating partner’s two-year-old son to death in Batangas

SAN PEDRO CITY- A man was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly beating to death the two-year-old son of his live-in partner in Rosario town in Batangas province. Rosario police chief Chief Inspector Rodel Ban-o, in a phone interview, said the suspect John Ross Alaro, a construction worker, would be charged with murder for killing his partner's child, Miko Basila, in their home in Barangay Maligaya around 9:30 a.m. Friday. "The child's mother was away for work at that time. When we interviewed (Alaro), he said he was just trying to discipline the child," Ban-o said. According to police, bruises found on the child's body showed he was "kicked" in the chest. Ban-o said it was...Keep on reading: Man arrested for beating partner’s two-year-old son to death in Batangas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Worker falls to death from Binondo bldg

A construction worker died after falling from the eighth floor of a building in Binondo, Manila on Wednesday. Victim Rolando Singkal, 43, a worker for AB Construction and residing at Building 24, Aroma Compound, Barangay 105, Zone 9, Tondo, died instantly after falling all the way to the ground floor.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 5th, 2018

Construction worker dies of drowning

A CONSTRUCTION worker drowned to his death afternoon of April 22, 2018 while swimming in Guimbal, Iloilo. Police identified the victim as Tony Saing, 59, a widower, and resident of Barangay Singagaw, Zarraga, Iloilo. His body was scooped out of the waters in front of Crossing Sapa Bato at Barangay Nalundan, Guimbal around 2:45 p.m. […] The post Construction worker dies of drowning appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Deadly love triangle

PENARANDA, Nueva Ecija — A love triangle on Sunday ended in the death of a 42-year-old man who caught his wife talking to another man in a chance encounter in this town. Killed was Jerry Bribon, a construction worker, of Bgy. San Josef, this municipality. The suspect was Augusto Espiritu….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Man hammered to death by pa-in-law

A CONSTRUCTION worker who allegedly refused to give financial support to his minor kids was hammered to death by his father-in law during an argument Saturday night in Pasig City. The fatality was identified as Michael Pacurib, 28, and a resident of 43 Sgt. De Leon St., Bgy. Santolan, according….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018

P1-M worth ‘shabu’ seized in Naga City buy-bust

  NAGA CITY, CAMARINES SUR, Philippines -- Police confiscated around P1 million worth of "shabu" (crystal meth) from two men who were arrested during a buy-bust operation in this city on Friday evening.   A police report said suspects Carlito Alegre, 37, a construction worker and Roel Lizano, 48, a barangay tanod (village watchman) were arrested during the sting in Barangay San Felipe at around 6:30 p.m.   Seized from the suspects were 165 grams of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P1 million.   Police said Lizano is on their drug watchlist./muf...Keep on reading: P1-M worth ‘shabu’ seized in Naga City buy-bust.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2019

OFW stabbed, strangled to death by fellow Pinoy in Riyadh | ABS-CBN News

OFW stabbed, strangled to death by fellow Pinoy in Riyadh ABS-CBN News RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - An overseas Filipino worker (OFW) was stabbed and strangled to death by a fellow Filipino in Riyadh, Saud.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

OFW allegedly stabbed to death by fellow Filipino in Saudi DFA | Pinoy Abroad

OFW allegedly stabbed to death by fellow Filipino in Saudi DFA GMA News An overseas worker from the Philippines was reportedly stabbed to death by a fellow Filipino inside their shared quarters in S.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 9th, 2019

From duct-taped shoes to $11M: Super frugal man leaves surprise donations

SEATTLE---Alan Naiman was known for an unabashed thriftiness that veered into comical, but even those closest to him had no inkling of the fortune that he quietly amassed and the last act that he had long planned. The Washington state social worker died of cancer this year at age 63, leaving most of a surprising $11-million estate to children's charities that help the poor, sick, disabled and abandoned. The amount baffled the beneficiaries and his best friends, who are lauding Naiman as the anniversary of his death approaches in January. That's because the Seattle man patched up his shoes with duct tape, sought deals at the grocery store deli at closing time and took his best fr...Keep on reading: From duct-taped shoes to $11M: Super frugal man leaves surprise donations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

Security guard shot dead by fellow guard in Cebu City

CEBU CITY - An 18-year-old security guard was shot dead by his co-worker following a heated argument past 10 a.m. on Christmas Eve. The fatality was identified as Romy Biasa, 18, who suffered a bullet wound on his upper body. The suspect, Roy Cabaez, 26, surrendered to the Cebu City Police Office after the shooting. SPO3 Rommel Bancog, case investigator, said Biasa and Cabaez were security guards of an establishment that was under construction along General Maxilom Avenue in Cebu City. But he said the two had an argument over their duty schedules. One of their colleagues, who identified himself only as Arnold, said the two started arguing past 9 a.m. He said he tried to...Keep on reading: Security guard shot dead by fellow guard in Cebu City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2018

Man shredded by PNR train

A construction worker was decapitated by a passing train as he was crossing the railroad track yesterday morning near the Beata station of the Philippine National Railway (PNR) in Pandacan, Manila. Police identified the victim as Remy Orlino, about 55 years old, said to be a lead man of construction giant DM Consunji, Inc. and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 20th, 2018

Engineer shot dead in Isabela City – police

  ZAMBOANGA CITY -- An engineer inspecting road widening projects was shot and killed in Isabela City on Wednesday. Chief Supt. Emmanuel Licup, director of Philippine National Police-Region 9, said Engr. Elvin Sabdulla, of Triple H Construction and resident of Balas village in Lamitan City, was shot by an unidentified person in Barangay Cabunbata, Isabela City around 10 a.m.   "While the victim was inspecting the road widening project, the gunman approached and shot him to death," Licup said.   "Immediately, the suspect embarked on Honda XRM motorcycle that escaped towards Maluso," he added, citing Isabela police report. Sabdulla sustained eight gunsho...Keep on reading: Engineer shot dead in Isabela City – police.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

OFW saved from death row in UAE receives livelihood aid

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 01 December) — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 12 released livelihood assistance on Thursday to an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) from this city who was earlier saved from the death row in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Sisinio Cano, DOLE-12 regional director, said Friday they provided […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 1st, 2018

Filipina worker dies after jumping off employer’s residence in Kuwait

A Filipina worker in Kuwait died after reportedly jumping from her employer's residence on Tuesday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. The DFA in a statement on Wednesday said the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait is coordinating closely with authorities there who are investigating the death of the household service worker. The DFA did not name the Filipina worker in its statement. According to Charg d'Affaires Noordin Lomondot, the worker reportedly jumped from the third floor of her employer's residence in Sabahiya. The DFA assured the family of the Filipina worker that it will provide assistance in the repatriation of her remains. /kga...Keep on reading: Filipina worker dies after jumping off employer’s residence in Kuwait.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

DFA confirms 22-year-old OFW died after falling off UAE building

The Department of Foreign Affairs on Monday confirmed that a 22-year-old overseas Filipino worker fell to her death in United Arab Emirates last week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 26th, 2018