16 injured due to magnitude 6 quake in Mindanao

16 injured due to magnitude 6 quake in Mindanao

A magnitude 6 earthquake that jolted parts of Mindanao has injured 16 people, according to the Office of Civil Defense (OCD).An OCD bulletin showed 97 individuals were injured, while 52 structures and four houses were damaged by the quake in Davao de Oro. Moreover,...

Agriculture damage due to bad weather now at P885M – NDRRMC

Damage to agriculture due to the combined effects of the weather systems since January 2 has reached P885 million, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).Agricultural losses worth P885,165,517.43 were recorded in Cagayan...
Deaths due to bad weather now at 39

Deaths due to bad weather now at 39

Fatalities due to inclement weather since January 1 have already jumped to 39, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).According to the NDRRMC’s 6 p.m. report, 12 of the logged fatalities came from Zamboanga; nine in Bicol;...
Magnitude 5.9 shakes Sarangani, Davao Occidental

Magnitude 5.9 shakes Sarangani, Davao Occidental

A magnitude 5.9 quake rocked the east of Balut Island in Sarangani, Davao Occidental late Tuesday morning.The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said the quake struck at 10:13 a.m. with its epicenter at 303 km south of Balut Island,...
Panagbenga Festival set to return

Panagbenga Festival set to return

The Panagbenga Festival in Baguio City is set to make a comeback in February 2023, Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong said.“Ito na ‘yung festival na talagang full blast na kami. Kung ano ‘yung mga ginagawa dati namin noong pre-pandemic, lahat ng features noon kasali na...
50,000 kgs smuggled onions confiscated

50,000 kgs smuggled onions confiscated

FILE PHOTO Some 50,000 kilograms of smuggled onions that were classified in import permits as bread and pastries were intercepted and confiscated by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) at the Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) Port in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental. The BOC said...