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Thursday 21st August 2014
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Butuan Facts

Population: Approx 244,900
Longitude: 125.52
Latitude: 8.93
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Country: Philippines (PH)
Weather Station: Surigao
(about 59 miles away)

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News Headlines

Butuan hospital denies it turned away critically-ill child due to non-payment of deposit
Butuan Doctors' Hospital officials denied a deposit-first policy, in line with the incident that happened a month ago, where a 10-year-old girl named Jannary "Yanna" Chan passed away because she was allegedly denied admission after her family was not able to pay the full admission deposit of P30,000.
Mindanao Newsbits for August 19, 2014
BISLIG PROJECTS Butuan City – The Region-13 office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-13) announced the release of checks amounting to P2,004,860.10 for water system and employment projects in Bislig City, Surigao del Sur. DOLE-13 Director Johnson G. Canete said part of the amount goes to the 340 student-beneficiaries of the Special Program for the Employment of Students, and 64 ...
DOH to probe Butuan hospital that allegedly turned away critically-ill child
The Department of Health (DOH) would be conducting an investigation on Butuan Doctors Hospital following accusations that it turned away a 10-year-old girl because her family did not have enough money to pay for deposit.
Butuan hospital denies rejecting seriously ill girl
Butuan Doctors Hospital officials on Friday denied allegations that their staff refused to admit a seriously ill girl after her mother failed to produce enough money for downpayment.
Butuan hospital denies asking for deposit
The Butuan Doctors Hospital has denied allegations that its staff refused to admit a critically-ill child after her mother failed to produce enough money for the deposit.
Butuan hospital denies cruel treatment of emergency patient
MANILA, Philippines – The staff of the hospital tagged as "cruel" in a viral social media post by a grieving mother maintains that they are not to blame for the death of her 10-year-old daughter. On August 15, Dr Purita Escobar, Director of Nursing of the Butuan Doctors Hospital, said in ...
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Sports Headlines

New Indian football league all set to take shape
NEW DELHI (AP) — Retired batting great Sachin Tendulkar will lead a clutch of former cricketers and movie stars in promoting the start of the Indian football league.
Busy football weekend
THERE will be two simultaneous football events this weekend in two locations. The 10th San Roque Football Festival at the San Roque football pitch kicks off simultaneously with the 3rd Alcoy Siloy Football Tournament at the Alcoy Parish grounds in Alcoy.
National Football Club Championship kicks off August 22
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Football Federation announced the launch of the 2014 National Football Club Championship in a press conference at their headquarters in Pasig on Tuesday, August 19. First introduced in 2011 through the partnership between the PFF and Smart Communications, the nationwide amateur football meet is held ...
History meets modern at revamped College Football Hall of Fame
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A new museum in Atlanta honoring the greatest U.S. The College Football Hall of Fame has received an overhaul after being relocated from South Bend, Indiana, near the University of Notre Dame and is due to open on Saturday. "This facility is the new age of hall of fames,” said Kevin Butler, the only kicker among the 948 players in the College Football Hall of ...
Lapasset delighted by rugby sevens debut at Youth Games
International Rugby Board (IRB) President Bernard Lapasset described the debut of rugby sevens at the Youth Olympics as a "huge moment" for the sport and said IOC President Thomas Bach had been impressed by the quality on show in Nanjing. Rugby sevens and golf have been added to the Olympic schedule for the 2016 and 2020 Summer Games. Lapasset's France won the men's gold medal at the Youth Games ...
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