Filipino supermarket worker found alive in Haiti workplace

January 16, 2010 12:14 pm· Comments Off on Filipino supermarket worker found alive in Haiti workplace 

By Gloria Jane Baylon

MANILA, Jan. 16 — Filipino Grace Labian has been rescued from the rubble of her workplace which collapsed in Port-au-Prince in Haiti on January 12 due to a massive earthquake of magnitude 7, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA0 reported.

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RP must also look on nuclear option — Teodoro

January 16, 2010 12:14 pm· Comments Off on RP must also look on nuclear option — Teodoro 

MANILA, Jan. 16 — In line with his goal of reducing the Philippines' dependence on imported fossil fuel, Lakas-Kampi-CMD standard bearer Gilberto “Gibo” Teodoro Jr. is urging the country’s energy officials to look at the possibility of building nuclear-powered plants in order to meet the domestic demand for cheap and easily produced electricity.

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Thousands join Teodoro in 5-km 'Go for Green' fun run in Taguig

January 16, 2010 12:14 pm· 2 Comments 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno

MANILA, Jan. 16 — Around 3,000 volunteers and supporters of Lakas-Kampi-CMD presidential candidate Gilberto "Gibo" Teodoro Jr. were up before dawn Saturday and trooped to the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City to join him in a five-kilometer fun run dubbed "Go For Green, Takbo Para sa Pagbabago."

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Today in History

January 16, 2010 12:14 pm· Comments Off on Today in History 

MANILA, Jan. 16 –On January 16, 1981, the Lung Center of the Philippines which provides health care specifically on lung and pulmonary diseases, was established in Quezon City by President Ferdinand E. Marcos under Presidential Decree No. 1823.

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