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FILIPINO CATHOLIC CHURCH LEADER CRITICIZED FOR STATEMENT ON POPE FRANCIS' PHILIPPINE VISIT

Tacloban City, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles) – An official of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) gave a piece of advice to Filipinos planning to attend the Masses to be celebrated by Pope Francis during his visit to the country in January. 205 more words

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Transitional Shelters

Located in New Kawayan, Tacloban City, the houses were developed and funded by various religious groups, are given to chosen families affected by the Typhoon Yolanda. 69 more words

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Is the Re-Building of Tacloban and Other Provinces Taking Too Slow?

On November 8, 2013, International typhoon named “Haiyan” struck the eastern seaboard of the Philippines, in the process, it devastated parts of the Waray provinces (mostly region VIII) and left Billions and billions of pesos as damaged. 405 more words

Rehabilitation Czar Ping Lacson Blasts Tacloban Mayor Alfred Romualdez

Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and recovery Panfilo Lacson, which spearheads the executive branch’s effort on rehabilitating the areas hit by calamity, specifically the areas where Typhoon Haiyn struck. 342 more words

Tacloban mayor’s inadequacy adding to Yolanda rehabilitation woes

It is pitiful enough to see Tacloban City still struggling to rise from the ruins brought about by the destructive super typhoon Yolanda one year after that fateful day, but it is even more woeful noting that the reconstruction and rehabilitation of the place is at snail pace because of Mayor Alfred Romualdez’s inadequacies in leadership style. 585 more words

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ON THIS DAY A YEAR AGO...

It all began on November 8. The killer typhoon’s landfall lambasted the Philippines without exemptions. Still quite unthinkable remembering the gravity of destruction which took many lives, that is. 576 more words