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Half of Cebu utility's power supply comes from renewables

CEBU-based power distributor Visayan Electric Company (Veco) gets over half of its power supply from renewable energy sources, but also continues to source from coal and other fossil fuels.

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SRP sale gets council approval

CEBU City Hall will be selling nearly three hectares in the South Road Properties (SRP), which is estimated to generate around P3.3 billion.

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Interfaith prayer for peace in Marawi held

A REPRESENTATIVE of Cebu’s Muslim communities urged people of different faiths to “respect, protect and love each other” as a way to promote peace.

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20-pound live lobster found in luggage at Boston airport

BOSTON -- The Transportation Security Administration says a 20-pound (9-kilogram) live lobster has been spotted in a passenger's luggage at Boston's Logan International Airport.

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Marawi crisis death toll reaches 387

THE death toll in the crisis in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, has climbed to 387 as security forces continued to “press its advance” against the Maute terror group in the war-torn city.

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Over 150 dead as overturned fuel truck explodes in Pakistan

BAHAWALPUR, Pakistan -- Alerted by an announcement over a mosque's loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak, scores of villagers raced to the scene with fuel containers on Sunday, June 25, to gather the oil.

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Feast revelers damage buses

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is collating reports of damaged passenger buses and injured passengers because vandals threw stones and dirt at vehicles in the guise of celebrating Saint John de Baptist yesterday.

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'Uplift' sculpture artist denies plagiarism allegations

THE Filipino artist who created the "Female Oblation" sculpture denied on Sunday, June 25, that his work was copied from a Dutch artist.

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