Dominic Petilla - updates

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Vote-counting machines break down in Tacloban City

May 09, 2016 - 8:53 PM

In one voting precinct only 165 votes are cast out of the 450 registered voters due to a VCM malfunction

VOTING TIME. In San Jose Elementary School, where most number of voters in Tacloban City are registered, residents prepare to cast their ballots. Photo by Jene-Anne Pangue/ Rappler

2014 PH+SocialGood: Imagining disasters after Yolanda

Sep 24, 2014 - 8:16 AM

Key to preventing disasters is imagining them says Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum Are our leaders imagining enough?

NEVER AGAIN? With the right ‘imagination,’ government leaders should be able to prevent another Typhoon Yolanda. File photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Aquino visits ComVal, Zambo, Leyte

Dec 22, 2013 - 4:02 PM

Three days before Christmas President Aquino visits areas previously stricken by disaster and conflict to check on the progress of rehabilitation

Can Gov Petilla heal Aquino, Romualdez rift?

Dec 22, 2013 - 2:11 PM

The governor says he s stuck in a odd place Whatever I say later on sasabihin nila may bias no matter what he says

DISASTER, POLITICS. Can national government and Tacloban Mayor Alfred Romualdez finally see eye-to-eye? Mar Roxas and President Benigno Aquino III photo from AFP, Gov Petilla photo from his official website, Romualdez file photo from Rappler