Caluya - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Caluya


43-year-old PBA Draft applicant inspired by Helterbrand, Taulava

Oct 26, 2016 - 10:26 PM

Charley Caluya who s nearly twice as old as most PBA Rookie Draft applicants says There s no age limit to dreaming as long as the Lord gave you talent

OLDEST APPLICANT. Charley Caluya, 43, is the oldest aspirant in the 2016 PBA Rookie Draft. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

DOLE has no mandate on mine safety – Baldoz

Jul 21, 2015 - 7:18 PM

In the aftermath of the Semirara mining accident labor officials say that mine safety and sanitation are under the mandate of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau and the Department of Energy

Farmers barricading rice fields in Semirara arrested

Mar 01, 2014 - 9:56 AM

The land has been purchased by the LGU for a resettlement project for families from a nearby village which an NGO suspects is for a mining firm s tailings pond

CLEARING OPERATION. Farmers and other Poocan locals form a human barricade in front of a bulldozer dispatched by Caluya Mayor Genevieve Lim-Reyes and Semirara Mining Corp. Photo from Theo Mateo

Semirara Mining, mayor threaten to bulldoze rice fields

Feb 26, 2014 - 7:37 PM

With help from the mayor the company wants to drive away the farmers so it can relocate families from another village affected by its coal project expansion

ATTEMPTED DEMOLITION. The locals of Poocan in Semirara Island, Caluya town in Antique oppose the attempted bulldozing of their ricefields. All photos from PAKISAMA

Forgotten Panagatan islets badly in need of aid

Nov 15, 2013 - 6:47 PM

One week after Yolanda the islets have received only one kilogram of rice 2 noodle packs and one canned good

FAR FROM HELP? The Panagatan islets in Caluya, Antique are badly in need of fresh water

Unspoiled white beaches: Visayas

May 16, 2013 - 9:06 AM

Here’s part two of our beach series featuring some of the best pristine and white beaches in the Visayas

SHIFTING SANDS AND COLORS. One of the best times to see this changing sandbar is sunrise. Photo by Rhea Claire Madarang

Semirara prepares to resume coal mining

Mar 06, 2013 - 10:59 AM

The energy department clears Semirara s preparatory activities to resume coal mining in Antique

#CoronaTrial: Day 8

Jan 30, 2012 - 9:03 PM

Day 8: Witnesses evidence related to Chief Justice Corona s Taguig Makati properties presented by prosecution

DAY 8. Senators before session starts on day 8.