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DOH recognizes the ‘Unsung Heroes’ of typhoon ‘Yolanda’

DOH recognizes the ‘Unsung Heroes’ of typhoon ‘Yolanda’

Jul. 25 |   By Lady Marie Dela Torre MANILA, Philippines, July 25 — The Department of Health (DOH) gave tribute on Friday to the “Unsung Heroes” of typhoon “Yolanda”... Read more »

Features

Worldwide campaign to raise votes for Vigan in N7WC Search intensified

Worldwide campaign to raise votes for Vigan in N7WC Search intensified

Jul. 25 |   By Freddie G. Lazaro VIGAN CITY, Philippines, July 25 — Following the entry of their city to the top 21 in the New7 Wonder Cities Search on July 7, officials here... Read more »

Regional

 Quake jolts Yolanda-hit areas; no casualty recorded

 Quake jolts Yolanda-hit areas; no casualty recorded

Jul. 25 |   TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, July 25 — No casualties and extensive damage to property and agriculture were reported when a 5.4 intensity earthquake hit super typhoon... Read more »

International

Air Algerie jet’s black box found, no survivors: Hollande

Air Algerie jet’s black box found, no survivors: Hollande

Jul. 25 | PARIS, July 25 — French President Francois Hollande said Friday there were no survivors of the crashed Air Algerie jetliner, and one of the aircraft’s two black boxes... Read more »

Travel/Tourism

Ormoc’s tourist attraction offers kayaking

Ormoc’s tourist attraction offers kayaking

Jul. 20 |   ORMOC CITY, Philippines, July 20 — Lake Danao Natural Park (LDNP), Ormoc’s top tourist drawer, offers a new attraction to visitors –- kayaking. For the past few... Read more »

Leyte dance group captivates US audiences

Jun. 22 |   BY VICENTE ALEJANDRO S. LABRO TACLOBAN CITY – A dance group composed of Typhoon Haiyan survivors from Leyte recently held well-applauded performances... Read more »

Press Release

NYC eyes seamless communications with Smart Infoboard service

Jul. 7 | The National Youth Commission (NYC) has partnered with Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for the use of the Smart Infoboard service. The Infoboard service... Read more »
Smart expands initiatives in education

Smart expands initiatives in education

Jul. 18 | Improving education via mobile technologies Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has expanded its Smart Schools Program as it rolls out new initiatives in support... Read more »

Videos/Photos

In Photos: Yolanda aftermath (Tacloban City; Palo, Leyte)

In Photos: Yolanda aftermath (Tacloban City; Palo, Leyte)

Apr. 27 | Photos & videos taken by Frederic Vanwalleghem Vanwalleghem is a 36-year-old photographer who was born in Belgium. He specialises in experiential documentary, reportage and... Read more »