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Tolentino seeks complete rehab for Itogon, passage of land use act

Secretary Francis Tolentino, presidential adviser on political affairs, on Sunday called on Congress to pass the National Land Use Act in response to a landslide that killed more than 60 people in Itogon town in Benguet. Earlier, President Rodrigo Duterte had designated Tolentino as his “conduit” for the preparations and disaster response to Typhoon “Ompong,”… link: Tolentino seeks complete rehab for Itogon, passage of land use act.....»»

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‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead

A week after devastating Northern Luzon, Typhoon Ompong left 114 dead in the region and other parts of the country, with dozens still missing. Lt. Gen. Emmanuel Salamat, commander of the military’s Northern Luzon Command, on Sunday said 48 bodies have been recovered by authorities in Barangay Ucab, Itogon, Benguet, where a bunkhouse collapsed last [...] The post ‘Ompong’ leaves 114 dead appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Death toll in Naga, Cebu landslide rises to 42

MANILA, Philippines – The number of people killed in the massive landslide that hit Naga City, Cebu , rose to 42 on Sunday, September 23. The Naga City Police Station provided the latest death toll in an update sent to media on Sunday morning. Police also said at least 9 others ........»»

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Letters: Serve The People Brigade thanks friends and donors

Greetings! Sharing with you an update report on the support extended by the Cordillera Peoples Alliance, Cordillera Disaster Response and Development Services, and other members and volunteers of the Serve the People Brigade - Cordillera Disaster Response Network to communities heavily affected by typhoon Ompong......»»

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TELUS International Philippines Community Board Seeks to Fund Health, Environment, and Education Initiatives

TELUS International Philippines (TIP) is still accepting funding applications from non-profit and charitable organizations through the TELUS International Philippines Community Board. This is in line with the organization’s commitment, “We give where we live.” The TIP Community Board is a grant-giving body that looks for worthy-causes and innovative ideas to aid communities with unique needs […].....»»

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Aboitiz Foundation gives aid to over 3,000 Ompong victims

Photo from Aboitiz Foundation The Aboitiz Foundation has offered relief worth P3.7 million to more than 3,000 families in Northern Luzon who were affected by typhoon 'Ompong' (internation.....»»

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Trami intensifies into a typhoon, moves closer to PH

Tropical cyclone Trami has intensified into a typhoon as it hurtled towards the Philippines on Sunday, about a week after Typhoon Ompong slammed into the agricultural north, the state weather bureau said. Source link link: Trami intensifies into a typhoon, moves closer to PH.....»»

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Price spikes expected in Ompong aftermath

The rise in consumer prices further accelerated this month after the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong, prompting the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to deliver stronger monetary action this week......»»

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Iran vows crushing response after gunmen kill 29 at army parade

TEHRAN, Iran (4th UPDATE) – Iran's President Hassan Rouhani vowed a "crushing response" after gunmen shot dead at least 29 people including women and children on Saturday, September 22, in an attack on an Iranian military parade. The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group claimed to have carried out the rare assault ........»»

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Death toll in Itogon, Benguet now at 69

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The death toll in Itogon, Benguet has climbed to 69, Cordillera regional police said on Saturday, September 22. Chief Superintendent Rolando Nana said in an update sent to reporters that of the total number of fatalities in Itogon town due to Typhoon Ompong, 44 were from ........»»

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Caritas supports ‘Ompong’ victims

Caritas Manila is not stopping its distribution of aid following the onslaught of typhoon Ompong in many parts of the country recently, especially in Northern Luzon. According to Rev. Fr. Anton CT Pascual, Executive Director of Caritas Manila, in addition to the relief operation of Caritas Damayan, an estimated P6 six million for rehabilitation including […].....»»

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NFA to release more rice for Ompong victims

QUEZON CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The National Food Authority (NFA) is releasing more rice for the victims of Typhoon Ompong."With the damage being so severe, particularly among farmers in the.....»»

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NFA to release more rice for Ompong victims

QUEZON CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The National Food Authority (NFA) is releasing more rice for the victims of Typhoon Ompong."With the damage being so severe, particularly among farmers in the.....»»

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ACIP updates adult vaccinations guidance

Live attenuated influenza virus vaccine should not be used on any patients during the 2016-2017 influenza season, according to 2017 adult Recommended Immunization Schedule released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices......»»

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Zambo peninsula ready to supply fish to Manila, areas devastated by Ompong

Western Mindanao is ready to supply different types of fish to Metro Manila and parts of Luzon devastated by typhoon Ompong, a fishery official said here......»»

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NEDA: Declare a state of calamity in Ompong-hit regions

Inflation fears after Typhoon Ompong......»»

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14-ton wedding cake shared by Baguio residents

  BAGUIO CITY --- A 14-ton, 24-foot high wedding cake, touted as the largest yet was shared by hundreds of city residents at a mall on Saturday as part of this year's Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Week, an annual showcase of skills and food trends in the summer capital. The four-tiered cake, baked with chocolate, vanilla, banana, and carrot flavors, was unveiled alongside a mass wedding for 43 couples which Baguio Mayor Mauricio Domogan officiated. The event, organized by the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Baguio (HRAB), was held a week after the mountain city was slammed by Typhoon "Ompong" on Sept. 15. The cake cost P800,000 and took chefs and bakers five days...Keep on reading: 14-ton wedding cake shared by Baguio residents.....»»

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Jane Fonda, her life and men star in a revealing documentary

LOS ANGELES --- As beguiling and powerful as Jane Fonda is onscreen, she has yet to play a role that's a match for her whiplash-inducing life of artistry, celebrity and polarizing activism. Then there's the personal drama, including serial marriages to three very different husbands with their own claims to fame. When the 80-year-old Fonda decided to participate in a documentary about her --- "Why not? I don't know how much longer I'm gonna live" --- it was with award-winning filmmaker Susan Lacy, who made an intriguing choice: using the men in Fonda's life as the organizing principle for "Jane Fonda in Five Acts." The film, debuting from 8 to 10:15 p.m. Monday EDT on HBO, devot...Keep on reading: Jane Fonda, her life and men star in a revealing documentary.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Sep 22nd, 2018Related News

LIVE Football – Manila vs. Piggott, Friday 7pm – Manila Video

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Ompong fund drive: P400,000

Operation Damayan, The Philippine STAR’s social arm, yesterday received additional donations from kindhearted readers seeking to reach out to families in typhoon-hit areas in Northern Luzon. Source link link: Ompong fund drive: P400,000.....»»

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