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“Red-tagging” labels individuals or groups as members or sympathizers of the left-wing insurgency, exposing them to the risks of harassment, bodily harm and death from counterinsurgency entities and vigilantes operating with government collusion.According to a May 5, 2022 article posted by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), a US-based non-profit organization exposing global violations of the freedom of the press, red-tagging was already carried out against critics of the administration
AT least 120 children in Barangay Calaboon, Dumanjug town, southwest Cebu have completed the milk-feeding program organized by the Philippine CharitySweepstakes Office (PCSO), Girl Scout of the Philippines (GSP) and Saturn Gaming N' Amusement Corporation for six months.The children beneficiaries aged five to 13 were given a supply of milk throughout the duration of the six-months feeding program that culminated Saturday, October 1,2022.The culminating activity was held at the barangay's covered
MEMBERS of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office’s Emergency Medical Services attend to a woman who was struck by a motorcycle along Katipunan Street in Barangay Tisay on Sunday morning, October 2, 2022.The victim, who has yet to be identified, was walking when the incident happened.The motorcycle was driven by Mark Delia, a resident of the barangay.He and his motorcycle were brought to the Labangon Police Station for record purposes. (BBT, PJB)
A video of menacing gray skies taken from a beach in Florida is circulating online with the claim it shows the "eye" of Hurricane Ian, which wreaked havoc in the US state in September 2022. But the footage is not of the storm, AFP found, it is more than a year old and meteorologists said it shows a different cloud formation. "This is the eye of Hurricane Ián, Florida. #HurricanIan," a tweet shared on September 29, 2022 says. A screenshot of a tweet taken on September 30, 2022The clip also circul
A 59-year-old man who claimed to be an airport employee was engaged in a vehicular accident at a national highway in Barangay Suba, Samboan town, southern Cebu on Friday at 11:13 p.m., September 30, 2022.The man whose name is Damie Rosales Aranas, Jr., 59, of Barangay Mambaling, Cebu City, identified himself as the operations officer of Mactan Cebu International Airport.Police Staff Sergeant Serge Jeramis of Samboan Police Station said in an interview that Aranas was attending a fiesta celebrati
THE Manila Chooks pulled off all the stops in the endgame to emerge victorious over Ludhiana INBL, 21-17, in the qualifying draw of the Chooks-to-Go 3x3 Cebu Masters on Saturday afternoon at the SM Seaside City Cebu Mountain Wing.It was a close game with Manila Chooks ahead by just two, 17-15. However, Ludhiana tied it all up at 17-all with a long two-pointer. Sensing trouble, Manila Chooks’ big man Henry Iloka took over, scoring on a slam dunk while getting fouled.With Ludhiana in the penalty s
LEO Cortes used to be a cook for a hotel along Gorordo Ave. in Cebu City.But in the four months since Major Efren Diaz Jr. became chief of the Parian Police Station, his name always cropped up during investigations involving illegal drugs.This prompted Diaz to hatch a plan to capture the 32-year-old resident of L. Flores Street in Barangay Pasil.At Saturday dawn, Oct. 2, 2022, Cortes was arrested during a buy-bust on General Echavez St. in Barangay Lorega San Miguel by operatives of the Parian P
THE use of face mask is more convenient to use among the teachers and students in schools, said an education official in his response to suggestions to make face shields as a substitute for masks.Regional Director Salustiano Jimenez of the Department of Education in Central Visayas said on Friday, September 30, 2022, that face mask is more convenient for the students in terms of mobility.Jimenez said this was also the directive of the Department of Health (DOH), adding that face shields are also
ENVIRONMENTAL networks urged the Cebu City Government to ditch the construction of a waste-to-energy (WTE) facility and shift to renewable energy during their biking event on Sunday, October 2, 2022.Around 40 participants rode their bikes from the Plaza Independencia to Fuente Osmeña to express their opposition to the recently approved WTE incineration facility and the proposed 300-megawatt liquefied natural gas power plant.Members of cause-oriented groups Asian People's Movement on Debt and Dev
THE Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) earned P54.4 million from January to August this year, exceeding its collection for the same period in 2021.According to a report from the Provincial Treasurer’s Office (PTO), the CSBT has reached 68 percent of its target revenue of P80.4 million for 2022.The CSBT will need to collect P26 million in the remaining four months of the year to reach its target.The 2022 target revenue is higher by P16.1 million compared to the facility’s revenues last year, which am
THE Board of Directors of JG Summit Capital Services Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of JG Summit Holdings Inc., approved during its Friday meeting on Sept. 30, 2022 the execution of an agreement between the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) and JG Capital and Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc. for the merger of BPI and Robinsons Bank Corp. (RBC) with BPI emerging as the surviving entity subject to shareholders and regulatory approvals.RBC shareholders will collectively hold approximately six pe
R: Hi, Singlestalk. My girlfriend and I are so different. She’s a nurse and is working on her papers to settle permanently abroad. I’m the eldest in the family and we have a successful business here in Cebu. I’m taking over when my dad retires. She’s not thinking about settling down until she’s 35. We’re both 25. That’s still 10 long years and I’m just waiting for her to be ready. I’m pretty stable enough to start a family. But there are still a lot of things that she still wants to do for her f
OPERATIVES of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA 7) raided a house allegedly being used as a drug den in Barangay Tisa, Cebu City on Saturday night, October 1, 2022.They arrested Benedicto Arias, 50, and his son Christian, 20, along with Lawrence Parba, 19; Bart Villona, 54; Roy Gadiano, 22; Ace Parba, 25; Richard Abucay, 35; James Daclan, 28; and Jeffrey Cabalquinto, 32.The Ariases reportedly ran the drug den.According to Leia Alcantara, PDEA 7 spokesperson, they se
THE Cebu City Council is seeking to pass a third supplemental budget (SB3) amounting to P1.3 billion to provide funds to cover the financial assistance for senior citizens and City Hall’s expenses, among others.The council is expected to deliberate on the SB3 this week, said Councilor Noel Wencesalao, chairman of the committee on budget and finance.Wenceslao told SunStar Cebu on Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, that the extra budget is necessary to cover the P1,000 monthly cash aid to over 90,000 elderly
AS THE fare hike approved by the Department of Transportation (DOTr) for public utility vehicles (PUVs) will take effect on Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 7 reminds PUV drivers and operators to secure first their copy of the new fare matrix before implementing the fare increase.LTFRB 7 Director Eduardo Montealto Jr. encouraged passengers to check if the driver or operator has posted the new fare matrix inside their PUVs.Without the new fare
GAREN Diagan scored a huge upset after destroying two-time world title challenger Simphiwe Khonco last Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022, at the Sun Bet Arena in South Africa.The 26-year-old Diagan came in as a huge underdog against Khonco, who is a former International Boxing Organization (IBO) minimumweight champion. Khonco is one of the stars from South Africa. He failed in both of his bids for a world title, against Hekkie Budler in 2015 and against Wangeng Menayothin in 2019.Diagan shocked the hometow
The Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles got their title bid off to a victorious start as they walloped the Far Eastern University Tamaraws, 79-70, in the UAAP Season 85 men's basketball tournament on Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.Forthsky Padrigao and BJ Andrade led the difference-making run in the fourth frame for the Blue Eagles, working together to score crucial points during a 14-5 run to take a 14-point lead with 6:07 left, 69-55. But the Tamaraws inched to within five at the 1:08
THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB 7) reminds drivers and operators of public utility vehicles (PUVs) to secure first their copy of the new fare matrix before implementing the fare increase.LTFRB 7 Director Eduardo Montealto Jr. told SunStar Cebu on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, that their office will start releasing the fare matrix on Monday, Oct. 3.Montealto encouraged passengers to check if the driver or operator has posted the new fare matrix inside th
THE Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) earned P54.4 million from January to August this year, exceeding its collection for the same period in 2021.According to a report from the Provincial Treasurer's Office (PTO), the CSBT has reached 68 percent of its target revenue of P80.4 million for 2022.The CSBT will need to collect P26 million in the remaining four months of the year to reach its target.The 2022 target revenue is higher by P16.1 million compared to the facility’s revenues last year, which am
THE Metro Retail Stores Group Inc. will shell out exciting prizes in a sporting event dubbed Metro @40 Ruby Fun on Nov. 6, 2022, at the Ayala Center Cebu Terraces.The event returns after the hiatus caused by the pandemic.“We wanted to do an event where we can have fun with our customers and, at the same time, give back to the community as P50,000 of the proceeds will be given to Vicsal Foundation, which grants scholarships to financially-challenged students,” said Metro Retail Stores Group Inc.