^
AUTHORS
Miriam Desacada
Miriam Desacada
  • Articles
  • Authors
ASF spreads to Tacloban
by Miriam Desacada - February 26, 2021 - 12:00am
African swine fever has reached this city.
ASF hits another Leyte town
by Miriam Desacada - February 20, 2021 - 12:00am
African swine fever has spread to another town in Leyte.
Floods hit Leyte, Samar; 1 dead
by Miriam Desacada - February 12, 2021 - 12:00am
The body of a 15-year-old boy, who was reported missing during heavy rains in San Jose district in Tacloban City on Wednesday, was recovered yesterday.
ASF spreads to 3 more Leyte towns
by Miriam Desacada - February 7, 2021 - 12:00am
The Eastern Visayas regional offices of the Department of Agriculture and Philippine Information Agency have partnered to disseminate the government’s plan to manage and control the spread of African swine...
ASF hits another Leyte town
by Miriam Desacada - January 31, 2021 - 12:00am
Another town in Leyte has reported its first case of African swine fever.
Samar councilor killed in gun attack
by Miriam Desacada - January 27, 2021 - 12:00am
A councilor of Pinabacdao town in Samar was killed in a gun attack on Monday.
DA warns of ASF spread in Leyte towns
by Miriam Desacada - January 25, 2021 - 12:00am
At least 1,500 hogs were slaughtered over the past two weeks in Leyte, which reported its first case of African swine fever or ASF infection early this month.
Northern Samar bans hogs from ASF-hit areas
by Miriam Desacada - January 22, 2021 - 12:00am
A ban on the entry of hogs from Mindanao, Luzon and Leyte has been imposed in Northern Samar.
Leyte town logs 1st ASF case in Visayas
by Miriam Desacada - January 17, 2021 - 12:00am
The first case of African swine fever in the Visayas has been detected in two barangays in Abuyog, Leyte.
Hard lockdown in Guiuan extended
by Miriam Desacada - January 16, 2021 - 12:00am
The hard lockdown in Guiuan, Eastern Samar has been extended for another 14 days as more coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 cases were recorded.
LPA dumps rains over Visayas and Mindanao
by Miriam Desacada - January 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The state weather bureau warned the public against flooding and landslides as the low-pressure area spotted off General Santos City and the tail-end of a frontal system dumped more rains over parts of the Visayas...
Eastern Visayas COVID-19 cases spike
by Miriam Desacada - December 25, 2020 - 12:00am
Eastern Visayas recorded 258 coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 cases yesterday, the highest recorded in a day, the Department of Health regional office reported.
NPA leader killed in Northern Samar
by Miriam Desacada - December 24, 2020 - 12:00am
A New People’s Army leader was killed in an encounter with government troopers in Barangay Happy Valley, San Isidro, Northern Samar on Monday, the military reported.
Biliran gov, wife test positive for COVID-19
by Miriam Desacada - December 21, 2020 - 12:00am
Biliran Gov. Roger Espina and his wife Cecil, a physician, have tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19.
Ormoc on lockdown
by Miriam Desacada - December 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez has ordered the closure of the city’s borders until Jan. 3 next year due to the increase in the number of coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 cases.
Tropical depression Vicky leaves 2 dead, 2 missing
by Miriam Desacada - December 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Two persons died yesterday while two others were hurt after a landslide occurred in a village in Mahaplag, Leyte and two others were reported missing in Davao Oriental after heavy rains brought by tropical depression...
Med tech dies in road mishap
by Miriam Desacada - December 14, 2020 - 12:00am
A medical technologist died after his car collided with a vehicle driven by a priest in Kananga, Leyte on Saturday.
Tacloban mayor catches COVID-19
by Miriam Desacada - December 12, 2020 - 12:00am
The mayor of this city has tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19.
Cop, inmate die in Samar NPA ambush
by Miriam Desacada - December 12, 2020 - 12:00am
A police officer and an inmate were killed in an ambush believed staged by New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay Logero, Marabut, Samar on Thursday.
Girl, 3, drowns as pumpboat capsizes
by Miriam Desacada - December 2, 2020 - 12:00am
A three-year-old girl drowned while five other passengers were injured when their pumpboat capsized off the coast of Borongan City in Eastern Samar on Monday.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Are you sure you want to log out?
X
Login

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

FORGOT PASSWORD?
SIGN IN
or sign in with