Obando - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Obando


The week in photos: May 19-25, 2018

May 26, 2018 - 2:59 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

In this photograph taken on May 21, 2018 an internally displaced Afghan child looks on from a windows in her temporary home at a refugee camp on the outskirts of Herat. / AFP PHOTO / HOSHANG HASHIMI

Obando sanitary landfill operation is legal and safe, firm tells SC

Jun 14, 2015 - 3:27 PM

The case is raised to the High Court by Obando Bulacan residents after the Court of Appeals sided with Ecoshield Development Corporation EDC twice

APPEAL. The EcoWaste Coalition and Obando residents express their grief over the Court of Appeals' decision on the Obando sanitary landfill case. Photo from the EcoWaste Coalition

The daughter of St. Claire

Feb 22, 2014 - 11:30 AM

They wanted a baby badly It seemed they had always been ready It was one miscarriage after another until they danced

Monsoon floods affect 1.9M in Luzon

Aug 23, 2013 - 8:26 AM

21 people confirmed dead; Damage to infrastructure agriculture pegged at P97 3 million

FLOOD SURVIVORS. Residents affected by flooding due to heavy rains exacerbated by Tropical storm Maring (Trami) set up inside a basketball gym serving as an evacuation center in the town of Calumpit, Bulacan, August 22, 2013. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

1M affected by monsoon - NDRRMC

Aug 21, 2013 - 8:00 AM

2nd UPDATE Initial damage is estimated at P67 M; at least 15 dead

FLOODED: Aerial view of Laguna. Photo by the Philippine Air Force

9 dead, more areas under state of calamity

Aug 20, 2013 - 7:20 PM

2nd UPDATE A number of provinces and municipalities have also declared a state of calamity on August 20 due to the rains

Photo by Rappler/Charles Salazar

Coastal town in Bulacan is under water

Aug 20, 2013 - 2:51 PM

Provincial officials are monitoring dams in the area to make sure they do not overflow

SUBMERGED. All 11 barangays in Obando, Bulacan are submerged in water. Photo from Twitter user @kcirtapsemaj

The fertility dance

May 19, 2012 - 1:12 AM

The fertility dance of Obando to some its almost a pagan ritual to others its miraculous