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Chinese, Korean deported; more aliens eyed

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Bureau of Immigration building. Photo from Bureau of Immmigration website

A Chinese national allegedly involved in illegal mining in Pantukan, Compostela Valley, and an overstaying South Korean have been deported by the Bureau of Immigration office in Southern Mindanao.

Posted: November 29th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Compostela Valley to turn land once notorious for marijuana into food basket

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An upland community that was once notorious as “home” to marijuana plantations is slowly transforming into the food basket of Compostela Valley.

Posted: November 3rd, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

‘Pablo’ victims still need help–UN

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A United Nations humanitarian agency has called for urgent help from the international community for the Mindanao provinces devastated by Typhoon “Pablo” and decades of conflict, saying the region still needed some $47 million (around P2 billion) for shelter and livelihood requirements this year.

Posted: June 21st, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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‘Why?’ Pablo victims ask

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DSWD employees in Baganga taking a break for Inquirer: L to R Eman Lumpap, Jerson Truz, Marvin Lagumbay, Miramel Laxa, Jerose Ann Muring, Jaime Culaniban, Raul Hermosisima, Xyxrull Amar, Renato Sonaco.

Davao Oriental, December 20, 2012: A hundred kilometers away from ground zero where super tropical cyclone Pablo first hit land, every which way you looked there was devastation all around from blown roofs, windows, squashed nipa huts, exposed twisted steel bars, and skewed railings along the highway.

Posted: December 22nd, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Australia gives P96M more for ‘Pablo’ relief

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The Australian government on Tuesday announced additional aid of 2.3 million Australian dollars (around P96 million) to support the Philippines’ continuing relief efforts for victims of typhoon “Pablo” in Eastern Mindanao.

Posted: December 19th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

EU offers P160M for ‘Pablo’ victims

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EU Ambassador Guy Ledoux   FILE PHOTO

The European Union (US) has offered P160 million in support of emergency and relief efforts for the thousands of victims of Typhoon “Pablo” (international name Bopha), the worst storm to hit the Philippines this year.

Posted: December 12th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Gov’t orders search for families of OFWs in typhoon-hit areas

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has ordered the regional offices of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa) to help locate families of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) coming from areas hit by Typhoon “Pablo” in the Visayas and Mindanao.

Posted: December 12th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Starving ‘Pablo’ survivors mob food, relief trucks

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Desperate and starving residents on Tuesday clambered onto trucks distributing food and used clothing as local and international groups continued to deliver much-needed relief goods to villages hit by Typhoon “Pablo” last week.

Posted: December 12th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Global aid for PH launched

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The United Nations on Monday launched a $65 million global appeal to help desperate survivors of a typhoon that killed more than 600 people, left nearly 900 missing and thousands homeless in the southern Philippines.

Posted: December 11th, 2012 in Banner Story,Featured Gallery,Features,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Aimee Kay Sayson’s mom finally home

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TOO LITTLE, TOO SOON Aimee, 7, (with rescuers) died of hypothermia Friday. Her father and brother are still missing. DENNIS JAY SANTOS /INQUIRER MINDANAO

The mother of Aimee Kay Sayson, the 7-year-old girl who died of hypothermia after being rescued in typhoon-devastated New Bataan town in Compostela Valley on Wednesday, is finally home.

Posted: December 9th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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