Injured in Eastern Samar quake now 21

MANILA The number of people injured in Tuesday's magnitude 6.5 tremor that shook San Julian, Eastern Samar has risen to 21, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Thursday.

The number of affected families was placed at 68, consisting of 272 …

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Luzon quake-affected families climb to 1.2K

MANILA The number of families affected by the magnitude 6.1 earthquake that rocked Zambales, Pampanga and other parts of Luzon on Monday has climbed to 1,203 families, consisting of 4,991 individuals.

The affected families are residing in 10 cities and municipalities in Central Luzon.

Of …

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Manila Water to abide by MWSS penalty

MANILA Manila Water on Wednesday said it will abide by the decision of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), which fined the company PHP1.13 billion.

While we are not the root cause for the inadequacy of the raw water supply coming from Angat Dam …

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138 PNPA graduates receive badges

MANILA A total of 138 new commissioned police officers who graduated from the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) received their badges of honor from police officials in a ceremony in Camp Crame on Thursday.

PNP chief, Gen. Oscar Albayalde led the ceremony as he pinned …

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