Sunday, December 24th, 2017

 

Where's Santa? U.S.-Canadian military command track his route

WASHINGTON DC, United States – It’s the question every good little girl and boy asks on Christmas Eve: When is Santa coming?  As it has done every year since 1955, a Canadian and American defense agency is tracking the jolly old man’s path around the globe … Source: Politics


#PugadBaboy: Pagkakaisa

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LIVE BLOG: Ginebra vs Magnolia – 2017 Christmas Clasico

  Like caroling and buko pandan, the Manila Clasico is a Christmas tradition in the Philippines, and that tradition continues today with Barangay Ginebra meeting the Magnolia Hotshots at Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan. Follow along with Rappler Sports as LA Tenorio, Joe Devance and the rest of the Gin Kings face Paul … Source: Politics


Remember typhoon victims on Christmas – Cardinal Tagle

MANILA, Philippines – Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle urged Filipinos to remember people suffering from calamities, including typhoon victims in the Philippines, as the country celebrates Christmas on Monday, December 25. In his homily in the Christmas Eve Mass at the Manila Cathedral on Sunday, December 24, Tagle … Source: Politics


Fire hits residential area in Cebu on Christmas Eve

This is a developing story. CEBU, Philippines – Just hours away from Christmas, a huge fire struck a densely populated area in Sitio Caduldulan, Lawaan 3, Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City in this province on Sunday night, December 24. The blaze was first reported to the fire station before 7 pm, and put … Source: Politics


Pope Francis prays for Vinta's victims in Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines – Pope Francis assured his prayers for victims of Typhoon Vinta (Tembin) in the Philippines as thousands of Filipinos observe Christmas Eve on Sunday, December 24, while reeling from a deadly storm. “I wish to assure my prayers for the population of Mindanao in the … Source: Politics


'10,000 refugees' to be relocated from Libya to EU in 2018

ROME, Italy – Up to 10,000 people stranded in refugee camps and detention centres  in Libya could be relocated to Europe in 2018, the Italian government said on Sunday, December 24. The initiative would be part of an attempt by EU countries to address the deteriorating conditions in Libya, where thousands … Source: Politics


Fire hits residential area in Lawaan 3, Talisay City

FIRE hit residential homes in Sitio Caduldulan, Lawaan 3, Tabunok, Talisay City. Fire alarm was raised around 6:30 p.m. It reached Task Force Alpha level as of 7:50 p.m., meaning, all fire stations were called on to respond. The cause of the fire is still being determined. As of 8:05 p.m., the fire is under control. (Nicko Tubo/SunStar Philippines) Source: Local News


Finding Christ in the Philippine National Police

MANILA, Philippines – Call time was earlier than usual in Camp Crame. At 4:30 am, its towering, bleached gates were already giving way to cars that flooded its wide roads in yellow. Strings of light hung over the decades-old trees, mimicking a thousand shooting stars. <p … Source: Politics


Mayor Sara: We expect 37 casualties from mall fire

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Authorities here have now shifted their efforts to recovering bodies of dozens of those trapped in a Davao City mall fire that broke out Saturday, December 23. Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio met anew with the families of those 37 missing , this time at the Southern Philippines Medical … Source: Politics