The Royal Army of Sulu Sultanate who invaded Kampung Tandou in Lahad Datu (Sabah) to reclaim their ancestral land engaged in firefights against Malaysian forces after defying Malaysian authority’s order to surrender. Several followers of the Sulu Sultan died, and also those from the Malaysian forces.
The report about several personalities filing complaint against Senator Tito Sotto III has been circulating the web. But the issue has shifted from RH Bill to Plagiarism.
It has been reported that Petron and Chevron slashed gasoline (Premium and Unleaded) prices by 40 cents and Shell and other companies dropped gasoline (Premium and Unleaded) prices by 35 cents effective 12AM this day.
Surigao del Sur is hit by a magnitude 6 earthquake while most of the people are sleeping. The quake reached Leyte.
At least 23 people were killed and more than a hundred others were injured when a fuel tanker crashed on a flyover in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and exploded, collapsing an industrial building, particularly, Zahid Tractor company’s showroom and warehouse, and destroying nearby cars on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at about 7AM.
Ofel which is also called with its international name as Son-Tinh had made its landfall in Siargao on Wednesday in Siargao October 24, 2012, passed by the Panaon Island in Southern Leyte and made its way to Luzon bringing with her heavy rains. Now, she’s leaving the Philippine and is going to Vietnam, but she made havoc as she moves on the lands of the country.
A 45-year old former marine entered Azana Salon and Spa in Brookfield on Sunday October 21, 2012 where his wife was working as beautician, gunned down seven women, killing three of them including his wife, before killing his own.
Kabang, a dog from the Philippines who became hero when she saved two children on the road accident, is currently at the University of California for a special surgery that will attempt to repair her face which is disfigured while saving the children. She is brought to the US by her vet in the Philippines, Anton Lim, and through the initiative of Karen Kenngott, a nurse, who raised funds online.
President Benigno S. Aquino III signed Proclamation 488 on October 9, 2012 declaring October 26, 2012 as regular holiday in observance of the Eidul Adha.
A landslide on Thursday morning (at around 8AM October 4, 2012) swept away a primary school building, two farm houses and burying the primary school 18 students and a local and several students are injured. The landslide happened in the village of Zhenhe in the town of Longhaixiang in Yiliang county of Zhaotong City in Yunnan Province while the whole China is in National Holiday.