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FACES OF CEBU: RC Dalaguit-De Vela, radio anchor/reporter

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Journalists face daily challenges just to provide factual and truthful news to the public as the professional and personal lives of reporters often intertwine in the vocation of truth-finding. From September 22 to September 26, 2020, Cebu’s media industry celebrates this vocation through the Press Freedom Week shared by more than […] The post FACES OF CEBU: RC Dalaguit-De Vela, radio anchor/reporter appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerSep 27th, 2020

NASA rover faces ‘seven minutes of terror’ before landing on Mars

LOS ANGELES — When NASA’s Mars rover Perseverance, a robotic astrobiology lab packed inside a space capsule, hits the final stretch of its seven-month journey from Earth this week, it is set to emit a radio alert as it streaks into the thin Martian atmosphere. By the time that signal reaches mission managers some 127 […] The post NASA rover faces ‘seven minutes of terror’ before landing on Mars appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Media worker shot dead in Sorsogon City

A media practitioner died after being shot by still unidentified assailants in Sorsogon City, Monday night. Killed was Jobert Bercasio, 39, a resident of Brgy. Buenavista, Bacon district, according to a report from the Bicol regional police. Bercasio, a former reporter of local radio DZMS, was an anchor of Balangibog online news TV when he […] The post Media worker shot dead in Sorsogon City appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

Salceda bill pushes pension reforms for uniformed services

MANILA, Philippines — Albay Rep. Joey Salceda has filed a bill to fix the pension system for military and other uniformed personnel (MUP) as it faces an “imminent existential threat” because its current funding will be “unsustainable” if no reforms are made soon. Salceda, the House ways and means panel chair, said the MUP pension […] The post Salceda bill pushes pension reforms for uniformed services appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2021

Talisay faces Dumaguete

MJAS Zenith-Talisay, on track toward sweeping the elimination round, takes on Dumaguete while Tubigon Bohol shoots for a second straight win when it meets KCS Mandaue in the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup today at the Alcantara Civic Center in Cebu......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 27th, 2021

500 kilos of ‘surplus’ cabbage given away to coastal barangays in Dalaguete

DALAGUETE, Cebu—More than 500 kilos of “surplus” cabbage, which were about to be thrown away, were saved by some volunteers at the Dalaguete Agri-Pinoy Trading Centre (DAPTC) today, April 22, 2021. The volunteers of Radio Emergency Communication Operations Network (RECON) Mantalongon, Dalaguete Chapter cleaned and peeled the cabbages off to be distributed to the coastal […] The post 500 kilos of ‘surplus’ cabbage given away to coastal barangays in Dalaguete appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

5 Manila cops axed over reporter’s arrest

Five police officers were relieved from their posts yesterday for arresting a radio reporter at a checkpoint in Pandacan, Manila last week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Donaire to face reigning WBC world bantamweight champ Oubaali

CEBU CITY, Philippines—After withdrawing from his a bout with Emmanuel Rodriguez for testing positive for COVID-19, four-division world champion Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire Jr. is set to return to action on May 29, 2021 as he faces reigning WBC world bantamweight champion Nordine Oubaali. The fight was rescheduled on the Showtime Network, although the venue […] The post Donaire to face reigning WBC world bantamweight champ Oubaali appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 5th, 2021

Ted Failon nahawa na rin ng COVID-19; DJ Chacha humiling ng dasal

NAGPOSITIBO sa COVID-19 ang veteran radio at television news anchor na si Ted Failon. Kinumpirma ito ni Ted sa pamamagitan ng isang official statement na inilabas ngayong araw. Ngunit aniya, maayos naman daw ang kundisyon niya ngayon sa kabila ng nakuhang virus. Narito ang ilang bahagi ng kanyang pahayag, “On late Sunday night, March 28th, […] The post Ted Failon nahawa na rin ng COVID-19; DJ Chacha humiling ng dasal appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 30th, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Maribeth Solon Bas, 38, teacher/events host

CEBU CITY, Philippines— To stand in front of a crowd is one thing, but to entertain a crowd is an entirely different thing. It takes a lot of confidence and wit to be able to do this well. Maribeth Solon Bas, a teacher from Bulacao Pardo, Cebu City, is one of the few who can […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Maribeth Solon Bas, 38, teacher/events host appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 28th, 2021

Bong, Sara, Manny: Faces of continuity

A Go-Duterte tandem is now being bruited about as the ruling administration’s winning card in the 2022 elections. President Duterte himself declared that Sen. Bong Go wants to run for president. In turn, Go said he will run only if Mr. Duterte agrees to be his vice president. Then followed a proliferation of “Go-Duterte” online […] The post Bong, Sara, Manny: Faces of continuity appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

Australia to evacuate thousands as Sydney faces worst floods in 60 years

SYDNEY  – Australian authorities are planning to evacuate thousands more people on Monday from flood-affected suburbs in Sydney’s west, which is set for its worst flooding in 60 years with another day of drenching rain expected. Unrelenting rains over the past three days swelled rivers in Australia’s most populous state of New South Wales (NSW), […] The post Australia to evacuate thousands as Sydney faces worst floods in 60 years appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Johannah Paula Vidal, nurse

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At first, she was hesitant about receiving the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine. But on March 10, 2021, nurse Johannah Paula Vidal said she was glad she made the right choice to get herself inoculated. “I am happy I got the vaccine,” Johannah said after healthcare workers under University of Cebu […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Johannah Paula Vidal, nurse appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 14th, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Danieca Goc-ong, 24, teacher/content creator

CEBU CITY, Philippines—  Have you ever heard of the word “volumatic?” If you have been lurking around the internet lately, for sure you have stumbled upon this word in one of the videos by teacher Dan. Dan is Danieca Arreglado Goc-ong, 24, who is from Liloan town in northern Cebu. She has been trending lately […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Danieca Goc-ong, 24, teacher/content creator appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Fr. Joaquin Bernas dies at age 88

Jesuit lawyer, constitutionalist and writer Father Joaquin Bernas passed on Saturday, 6 March.  He was 88. Bernas’ death was confirmed and announced on Radio Veritas by anchor priest, Fr. Emmanuel Alfonso, SJ-executive director of Jesuit Communications. Bernas, a known columnist writer of another broadsheet, died at 1:45 a.m. at his residence inside the Ateneo de […] The post Fr. Joaquin Bernas dies at age 88 appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Joel Baring, 54, race director

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Cebu was once hailed as the running capital of the Philippines, thanks to race directors like Joel Baring. If you’re a regular runner in Cebu, you probably know Baring, or popularly known as “Joebars” in the sports scene here. Baring is the chief of the Sports and Fitness Enthusiasts (SAFE), one of the […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Joel Baring, 54, race director appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Daniella Lepiten-Masong, 26, happy wife

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Daniella Masong (neé Lepiten), a 26-year-old bank teller from Bogo City, northern Cebu, almost did not get the wedding of her dreams with now husband, Rezien Masong. Two days prior to their scheduled civil wedding on January 28, 2021, she proved positive to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) after being tested […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Daniella Lepiten-Masong, 26, happy wife appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Pinay na New York reporter biglaan ang pagpanaw

Ikinagulat ng media industry sa New York ang biglaang pagpanaw ng Pinay reporter at anchor sa NBC na si Katherine Creag. The post Pinay na New York reporter biglaan ang pagpanaw first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2021

Ang Dating Daan’s Bro. Eli Soriano passes away

MANILA, Philippines — Televangelist Bro. Eli Soriano has passed away, the social media pages of his radio and television program announced Friday morning, February 12, 2021. He was 73 years old. “It is with deep sadness, yet with full faith in the Almighty, that we announce the passing of our beloved and one and only […] The post Ang Dating Daan’s Bro. Eli Soriano passes away appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021

Australia says reporter held in China for supplying state secrets

An Australian journalist who worked as an anchor for Chinese state television has been formally arrested for "illegally supplying state secrets overseas", six months after she was detained in China without explanation, Canberra said Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Stephen Secretaria, 29, PWD vendor

Despite controversies surrounding policemen today, 29-year-old vendor Stephen Secretaria still wants to become a policeman.  It was a childhood dream for this differently abled resident from Camp 3 in barangay Jaclupan, Talisay City, Cebu. Why? Well, just like all of us, Secretaria wants to ensure peace and order in all areas. “Ganahan ko magpulis kay […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Stephen Secretaria, 29, PWD vendor appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2021