Painful questions surface after double shooting

Painful questions surface after double shooting

By Jill Tatoy-Rabor and Justin K. Vestil Sun.star Friday, July 25, 2014 HOW did a patient bring a gun into a clinic without being detected? What could have motivated him to shoot his doctor? And how will the clinic’s management ensure that such attacks do not get repeated? There will be no one to press […]

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Malversation, graft raps filed vs ex-Biliran town mayor over unliquidated cash advances

Malversation, graft raps filed vs ex-Biliran town mayor over unliquidated cash advances

GMA NEWS July 24, 2014 3:04pm The Office of the Ombudsman has filed criminal charges against a former mayor in Culaba town in Biliran for allegedly failing to liquidate his cash advances amounting to P236,807. In a statement released on Thursday, the Ombudsman said former Culaba Mayor Edgar Fumar violated Article 217 of the Revised […]

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Ex-Biliran mayor indicted for malversation, graft

Ex-Biliran mayor indicted for malversation, graft

ABS-CBNnews.com Posted at 07/24/2014 4:43 PM MANILA – The Office of the Ombudsman filed with the Sandiganbayan criminal information against former Culaba, Biliran Mayor Edgar Fumar for 12 counts of malversation of public funds, and 12 counts of graft, in connection with his unliquidated cash advances. The case stemmed from a report from the Commission […]

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Evacuees due to bad weather in Biliran now back home

Evacuees due to bad weather in Biliran now back home

22 July 2014 DSWD With bad weather from the southwest monsoon enhanced by Typhoon Henry prevailing in Eastern Visayas, particularly over Biliran province, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) received a report from Almeria town Mayor Dominador Agahan that 126 families from Sitio Basud evacuated to three evacuation centers in the area. The […]

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Buhawî as cloudbursts (A reprise)

Buhawî as cloudbursts (A reprise)

By Prof. Rolando Borrinaga BiliranIsland.com (During two Green Education Workshops in Ozamiz and Iloilo last June, my lectures included a narrative on the buhawî phenomenon. In the wake of yesterday’s flooding in eastern Biliran, I re-issue here what I had said about this matter.) On March 11, 2011, a Magnitude 9.0 earthquake off the coast […]

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Torrential rains brought in by Henry cause severe flooding in Biliran

Torrential rains brought in by Henry cause severe flooding in Biliran

BiliranIsland.com Staff BiliranIsland.com First Posted 20:46:00 07/20/2014 Last Updated 17:04:00 07/22/2014 Update: 5:00 pm July 22,2014:  According to Mayor Doming Agahan of Almeria, repairs are still ongoing on their piped water system, expected to temporarily flow by tomorrow. Update: 8:30 pm July 21,2014:  Still no classes in Almeria tomorrow (July 22). Naval Mayor Susan Parilla and […]

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