Cebu News Archive

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PNA denounces verbal, physical abuse on nurse

The Philippine Nurses Association (PNA) has expressed its dismay and outrage over the incident involving a nurse who was verbally and physically abused at the Cebu Provincial Hospital in Balamban, Cebu.

By Mark Roland A. Romas November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
To block PUV modernization: Piston to hold another protest

Militant transport group Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Transport Operators Nationwide (PISTON) is planning to hold another protest to block the government’s plan to phase out jeepneys that are 15 years old and above starting January.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Independent team starts probe into infants’ death

Members of the Regional Adverse Effects Following Immunization Committee (RAEFI) have convened yesterday to look into the death of two infants in Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City whose parents blame it on the pentavalent vaccines administered to them.

November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
16th Kabkaban Festival honors famous Carcaranons

The contingents in Carcar City's 16th Kabkaban Festival honor the lives of different prominent Carcar natives who have contributed to what Carcar is today.

By Iris Mariani B. Algabre November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Trapped workers, kids rescued

Ten people, including two minors, were rescued yesterday by the police and the social welfare office of Talisay City after being trapped for two weeks inside a disputed property in Barangay Lawaan II.

By Iris Mariani B. Algabre November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Court resets Lim’s arraignment anew

The Regional Trial Court has deferred the arraignment of a suspect in a road rage incident in Cebu City until next year because of a pending petition for review before the Department of Justice.

By Mylen P. Manto and Kristine Porpayas November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Bayan opposes terrorist tag for NPA

Militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan is protesting President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to declare the New People’s Army along its front organizations as terrorists.

By Mae Clydyl L. Avila November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Teachers warned: Adapt ICT or be replaced by robots

If teachers refuse to learn and adapt modern technology in their teaching methods, they may be replaced with robots in the future, education specialists warned.

By Casey Andre Que November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
DOT-7 revives “Bring Home a Friend”program

With just about a month until Christmas Day, the Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT-7) will soon be relaunching its Bring Home a Friend (BHAF) Program that aims to further increase the influx of foreigners.

By Casey Andre Que November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Inmates hold product exhibit at City Hall

Handcrafted products made by inmates from the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Central Visayas (BJMP-7) are being showcased and sold at Cebu City Hall to show the public that inmates engage in sustainable rehabilitation programs that provide livelihood while inside the jail.

By Antoinette O. Marquito November 21, 2017 - 12:00am