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Saturday 19th April 2014
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Ormoc Facts

Population: Approx 142,092
Longitude: 124.6
Latitude: 11.02
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Country: Philippines (PH)
Weather Station: Tacloban
(about 31 miles away)

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News Headlines

2 cops relieved after buy-bust kills innocent people
ORMOC CITY -- Two police officers were relieved from office after two civilians were accidentally killed in a failed buy-bust operation in Barangay Tambulilit, Ormoc City in Leyte Tuesday.
Drug-bust bungling cops relieved
Ormoc City, Leyte  — Ten members of the Ormoc City Police District Office assigned at Precinct I here have been relieved from their posts following a bungled drug-bust operation that resulted in the death of three persons in Barangay Tambulilid here. Ormoc City Police Director, Sr. Supt. Jose Bucsit Macanas said he has relieved Chief Inspector Edgar Encina as station commander and installed in ...
Ormoc jail on alert status after Samar jailbreak
ORMOC CITY -- The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) was placed on alert status once again starting Thursday, April 3, following the jailbreak in Calbayog City, Samar.
Vugt: Our visit to Ormoc and Cebu
LAST March 19, I made a trip to Ormoc to bring some relief and rehabilitation services to the people who were afflicted by typhoon Yolanda. I was with my wife and one of my sons.
3 killed, 2 cops sacked after anti-drug operation in Ormoc goes awry
At least three people were killed – two of them innocent civilians – after an anti-drug operation in Ormoc City in Leyte went awry Tuesday afternoon. ?Two police officers involved in the operation were relieved as the sting operation led to a chase that triggered a stampede at a nearby cockfighting arena, radio dzBB reported Wednesday.
Power utility targets restoration of electricity by March 31
ORMOC CITY -- The Leyte V Electric Cooperative (Leyeco) based here is optimistic to fully restore electricity in the third and fourth districts of Leyte covering 11 municipalities and one city on March 31 with the help of several electric coops from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
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Sports Headlines

Football: UEFA to mark 1914 Christmas truce match
European football's governing body UEFA on Tuesday announced that it planned a high-level ceremony to mark the 1914 Christmas truce match played by Allied and German soldiers in World War I. UEFA chief Michel Platini has invited the leaders of Belgium, Britain, France, Germany, Ireland and Italy, plus the heads of the national football associations, to take part in the December 17 commemoration ...
Football: Show me more respect, blasts City star Toure
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure insists he doesn't get enough respect from the rest of the football world because he is African. Ivory Coast international Toure has won league titles in England and Spain and is on the six-man shortlist for the Professional Footballers' Association's player of the season award. But the 30-year-old former Barcelona star echoed City team-mate Samir Nasri's ...
Lanao hosts grassroots football workshop
TUBOD, Lanao del Norte , Philippines – Thirty-three Grassroots Development Officers (GDO) from all over the country and belonging to the Philippine Football Federation attended the second Grassroots Football Workshop April 1-5 at the Mindanao Civic Center sports complex here.
Two-week strike ends at 2016 Rio Olympic venues
Over 2,000 construction workers returned to their jobs at the Olympic Park on Thursday, ending a two-week strike that further slowed the trouble-plagued 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Rio Mais, the consortium ...
Goshenland FC holds clinic
THE thriving sport of football continues its growth in the Summer Capital with Cordillera Goshenland Football Club recently opening its football clinic for young kids.
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