Cebu, Philippines Newswire

Cebu, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Charges over sunk Philippines ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BBC News

    Philippines police have filed murder charges against the owner and crew of a ferry that capsized off the coast of Leyte, killing at least 56 people. The Kim Nirvana was carrying 173 people when it overturned in rough waters just outside the port of Ormoc on Thursday.

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  2. Philippines: Dozens dead in ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 59 people, authorities said. The MB Nirvana tipped over Thursday, roughly 200 meters from shore only minutes after it set off from Ormoc City, in Leyte province.

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  3. Dozens dead after ferry capsizes in the PhilippinesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 59 people, authorities said. The MB Nirvana tipped over Thursday, roughly 200 meters from shore only minutes after it set off from Ormoc City, in Leyte province.

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  4. Limpag: When will LVPI realize NCR is not PHL?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    A FEW days ago, the LVPI announced it was meeting with the major stakeholders of the country to synchronize the schedule of volleyball games. That's good but what really stinks about this latest move is that six months after successfully booting out the Philippine Volleyball Federation, officials of the Larong Volleyball ng Pilipinas Inc. think that Pilipinas covers only the National Capital Region.

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  5. Another milestone eyedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Let's drink to that. Having been awarded the gold standard in race organizing in the world, Sunrise Events Inc. and everyone involved in hosting the Ironman 70.3 are working their hardest to live up to that award as they lauched the Cobra Ironman 70.3 in Lapu-Lapu on Aug.2. In the Philippines, a city only gets to host the Ironman 70.3 for three years at most.

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  6. Still reeling after Yolanda's effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Dwindling production. Aside from a drop in production of sugar, the industry is also losing its workers to the booming construction industry.

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  7. My City, My SM, My Cuisine cookbook wins 2 gourmand awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE My City, My SM, My Cuisine cookbook recently won two Gourmand World Cookbook Awards during recent ceremonies in Yantai, China. The book was honored with a Prestige Award by the International Jury, and placed third in the Local Cuisine category, qualifying it to be among Gourmand's Best in the World.

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  8. Philippines: 42 dead in ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheBostonChannel.com

    Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 42 people, authorities said. The Philippine coast guard said the boat, the MB Nirvana, tipped over Thursday, roughly 200 meters from shore only minutes after it set off from Ormoc City, in Leyte province.

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  9. Ferry sinking highlights safety gaps in storm-battered PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IRIN

    One of a string of disasters in the Philippines, the Princess of the Stars ferry sank on 21 June 2008 and killed 437 passengers MANILIA, 3 July 2015 - This week's sinking of a ferry in the Philippines, at a cost of at least 40 lives, has given added urgency to calls for a probe of the maritime sector in an archipelago beset by similar disasters. The Kim Nirvana had just left the port of Ormoc in the central Visayas region on Thursday when it turned on one side.

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  10. 42 dead in ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 42 people, authorities said. The Philippine coast guard said the boat, the MB Nirvana, tipped over Thursday, roughly 200 meters from shore only minutes after it set off from Ormoc City, in Leyte province.

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  11. Ferry capsize in rough Philippines waters kills dozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

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  12. Ferry Capsizes Off Philippines, Leaving Dozens DeadRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    A wooden ferry that was heavily loaded with passengers and cargo sank in stormy weather in the central Philippines on Thursday, killing at least 36 people, officials said. The vessel, the Kim Nirvana, which was carrying 173 passengers and 16 crew members, capsized in strong waves minutes after it left the port of Ormoc City on Leyte Island around noon en route to the Camotes Islands, about 30 miles to the south, Philippine Coast Guard officials said.

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    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

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  14. Philippines: Passenger ferry capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    A boat carrying 189 people has capsized in the central Philippines, minutes after leaving port, the Philippine Red Cross said Thursday. There were 173 passengers and 16 crew members on board, according to Philippine Red Cross Chairman Richard Gordon, who spoke to CNN from Manila.

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  15. Ferry Capsizes in the Philippines; At Least 38 DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WMAL-AM Washington

    A boat carrying 189 people has capsized in the central Philippines, minutes after leaving port, the Philippine Red Cross said Thursday. There were 173 passengers and 16 crew members on board, according to Philippine Red Cross Chairman Richard Gordon, who spoke to CNN from Manila.

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  16. Wenceslao: Tragedy near OrmocRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    THE seas surrounding the Camotes group of islands have long gained notoriety, which is not fair, for being rough. The sinking yesterday of a motorboat that had just left the Ormoc port bound for Pilar, one of the four towns in the islands, will be added as proof of that.

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  17. Hotel operator confident in Cebu as a market for hospitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    THE Philippines remains to be an important investment destination for hotels due to its booming tourism and robust economy, a top official of the Carlson Rezidor Group- Asia Pacific said. "The Philippines is one of the fastest-growing countries in Asia Pacific.

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  18. The Latest on Philippines: Deaths revised to 35; 20 missingRead the original story

    Thursday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The coast guard is revising the death toll to 35, with 20 missing and at least 134 rescued as the search operation continues through the night. Coast guard spokesman Armand Balilo says a coast guard ship from nearby Cebu province is heading to Ormoc with a fresh crew to help in the search and rescue operation all through the night.

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  19. Ferry capsizes about 650 feet from port in Philippines, 36 deadRead the original story

    Thursday | Big News Network.com

    ORMOC, Philippines -- At least 36 people died after a ferry carrying 173 people capsized minutes after leaving port in the city of Ormoc on the Leyte island in the Philippines on Thursday. A rescue operation was launched.

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  20. Ferry capsizes in the Philippines; at least 36 deadRead the original story

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    A boat carrying 189 people has capsized in the central Philippines, minutes after leaving port, the Philippine Red Cross said Thursday. The local coast guard reported that at least 36 people have died, with 118 survivors, and another 19 still missing, according to CNN Philippines.

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