Past issues for the month of June 2006
June 29, 2006
"Labang-laban na ako," Pacquiao said as he was preparing to leave the gym and head back to his base at the Manila Hotel.
June 26, 2006
GMA DEPARTURE MESSAGE.
President Arroyo met His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI in the Vatican Monday bringing news of the elimination of the death penalty in the Philippines.
June 20, 2006
Freddie Roach, Manny Pacquiao’s master tactician, made that prediction yesterday concerning the Filipino boxing hero’s fight against Mexican Oscar Larios on July 2 at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City Philippines.
July 25, 2006
July 24, 2006
Volcanologists recorded at least 11 volcanic earthquakes as Mount Mayon discharge more lava, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported.
July 20, 2006
Authorities on Thursday evacuated residents in Santo Domingo, Albay after a part of Mayon volcano's crater collapsed and threatened the town and nearby areas with lava.
July 18, 2006
Ernesto Corpuz, PHIVOLCS volcano monitoring eruption chief said, "Within two weeks a big bang is likely to occur. This is based on the parameters being shown by the volcano."
July 14, 2006
July 11, 2006
U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Daniel Smith, center, leaves the regional trial court at the financial district of Makati city east of Manila at the day's closure of their rape trial Monday, July 10, 2006. The Filipino woman, identified in court as "Nicole," used her fists to hit Smith, whom she accused of raping her, as she headed to the witness stand to bear witness last Monday. Others are unidentified.
July 5, 2006
Groups identified with Senator Panfilo "Ping" Lacson and fugitive Gregorio "Gringo” Honasan have signed the impeachment proposal against President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, saying that the country's constitutional institutions had been "prostituted" by her administration.
July 2, 2006
"I controlled the fight. I did not rush," said Pacquiao. "I was hit but I was never hurt.". The southpaw with sledgehammer fists
|November 19, 2006|
THE Grand Finale Bout Was So Swift, So short that it was almost disappointing to the spectators.
September 29 , 2006
The strongest typhoon to hit Metro Manila directly in 11 years brought down trees and billboards, caused flash floods and landslides, closed offices and the financial markets, and caused a Luzon-wide power outage on Thursday.
|August 25, 2006 |
President Arroyo Declared Oil Spill a "State of National Calamity"
Today, Friday, It has been declared by the President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo that the Guimaras oil spill has been the state of the national calamity. The President called all the concerned government agencies regarding the environmental and health problems which was brought by the disaster.
|August 7, 2006 |
Mount Mayon Eruption Imminent at Level 4
An explosive eruption could happen "possibly within the day," said Ernesto Corpus, chief of the government's Volcano Monitoring and
December 11 , 2006
Officials yesterday of Cebu City Philippines announced the postponed Southeast Asian summit may be held Jan. 10-13 however reports endure that its ostponement was prompted by security fears rather than a typhoon that sideswiped the city and caused little damage.
December 28, 2006
The peso on Wednesday rallied to its highest in nearly six years at 49.185 before closing at 49.195 to a dollar on the arrival of overseas remittances and investment inflows after the four-day Christmas holiday break. Closes at 49.195 to $1 and may reach 48 level soon.
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