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  1. 2015 infra projects on track in central LeyteRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Philippines Today

    The Department of Public Works and Highways Leyte 2nd engineering district said their office is on track in the implementation of P1.17 billion regular infrastructure projects this year. Carlo Veloso, 2nd LED district engineer, said 95 regular infrastructure projects have been bidded out and 15 percent of these projects are now underway.


  2. Undelivered Pope Francis speech for Palo CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Pope Francis on Saturday visited the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of our Lord, Palo, Philippines, where he was to address Priests, Religious, Seminarians and Families. Due to bad weather, the Holy Father had to reschedule his plans and leave early but not before briefly praying with the people and blessing them.


  3. Knights of Columbus Help Philippine Recovery in Advance of Pope's VisitRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Christian Newswire

    New seminary and fishing boats for typhoon victims are gifts of the K of C Contact: Joe Cullen, 203-800-4923, ; Andrew Walther, 203-752-4253, ; both with Knights of Columbus PALO, Philippines, Jan. 14, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- During his trip to the Philippines this week, Pope Francis will have the chance to observe tangible improvements in the lives of workers, fishermen and those who hope to be "fishers of men," thanks to the work of the Knights of Columbus. After successfully initiating an innovative program that helped workers regain their livelihoods, the Knights of Columbus are now helping future priests prepare for a life of service.


  4. NICA: No threats to Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines Authorities have not monitored any security threat to Pope Francis when he visits the Philippines next month, an official said yesterday. National Intelligence Coordinating Agency Assistant Regional Director 8 Eustacio Bacabac reported the assessment during a conference of government security sectors on the Papal Visit 2015.


  5. Pope Francis to pray over Yolanda mass graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA A visit and a prayer over the mass grave of the victims of last year's super typhoon ''Yolanda'' will be one of the highlights of Pope Francis' visit in Palo, Leyte, the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines said. A report by CBCP News said the Pope, after his lunch with typhoon survivors at the Archbishop's Residence in Palo, will head to the Palo Cathedral to meet with the priests, religious, and laity who also survived Yolanda's onslaught.


  6. Globe close to fully restoring Ruby-affected sites in VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    "We are now approaching full restoration of cell sites impacted by Typhoon Ruby and in fact, we may restore a good number of our sites in Eastern Samar within the day," Globe Senior Vice President for Corporate Communications Yoly Crisanto said. On Tuesday, Globe said it has restored its mobile coverage in Borongan, Eastern Samar, one of the areas hardest hit by Typhoon Ruby.


  7. 'Ruby' damages NGCP power lines in S. Luzon, VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    A man walks under a fallen electric post in Tacloban City on Sunday after typhoon Ruby made landfall 160 kilometers away in Dolores, Samar. Photo by Marlon Tano, AFP MANILA Several transmission lines and other facilities of the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines were affected by the onslaught of Typhoon Ruby.


  8. 12-hour power shutdown in some parts of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Sun-Star

    TACLOBAN City, nearby towns and some parts of Samar Island will experience a 12-hour power shutdown on Saturday due to ongoing rehabilitation of typhoon-damaged towers. In an advisory issued Thursday, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines said the transfer of wires from temporary to permanent towers will also affect some parts of the region.


  9. P199.48B available for - Yolanda' rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    On top of the P73-billion foreign aid donated to communities hit by super-typhoon "Yolanda," the Philippines has acquired P126.18 billion worth of loans from international financial institutions to augment the massive rehabilitation efforts, bringing the total assistance to P199.48 billion. A few days after the nation marked the first anniversary of the onslaught of the super typhoon, Presidential Communications Operations Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. divulged the official amount of relief loans and donations obtained by the disaster-stricken nation, half of which have already been spent in the Yolanda corridor.


  10. Year after killer typhoon, Philippine city strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... 8, 2013. Relatives light candles at a mass grave for Typhoon Haiyan victims outside San Joaquin church in Palo, Philippines. Thousands of people remain living in tents and crowded bunkhouses. Relatives of Typhoon Haiyan victims visit a mass grave in ...


  11. Remembering HaiyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | CNN

    One year ago, Leo Udtohan experienced Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded. The storm devastated portions the Philippines and parts of Southeastern Asia.