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Rappler's latest stories on cadavers


Duterte suggests cremation of fire casualties

Dec 26, 2017 - 11:58 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte condoles with families of victims of the NCCC Mall fire in Davao, but acknowledges that no amount of words would give them comfort

VISIT. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte visits the remains of the victims who died in the recent fire incident at the New City Commercial Center (NCCC) Mall Davao. Photo from Malacañang/PCOO

VLOG: U.S. agents check for most wanted terrorists among Marawi bodies

Oct 02, 2017 - 11:50 PM

The American agents will help identify the cadavers of foreign fighters who joined the local terrorists in Marawi City

House panel OKs bill requiring hospitals to release cadavers within 24 hours

Aug 02, 2017 - 7:35 AM

House Muslim affairs committee chairperson Mauyag Papandayan Jr says the bill aims to respect the religious practices of the deceased

RESPECT FOR THE DEAD. A House committee approves a bill that would require to release dead bodies within 24 hours.

Debris clean-up, body identification still unfinished in Tacloban

Jan 09, 2014 - 6:25 PM

In a Cabinet meeting President Aquino orders additional funds for cadaver identification but the alleged collusion between contractors and a local official to receive kickbacks from bunkhouses being built is not discussed

MORE. Hundred more bodies are left unburied almost 2 months after Yolanda. File photo by Jake Verzosa

More than half of Tacloban City still without power

Jan 08, 2014 - 6:02 PM

The latest NDRRMC report says electricity has yet to be restored in 82 of the 138 barangays in the city hardest hit by Super Typhoon Yolanda

NO POWER: Two months since typhoon Yolanda, most of Tacloban City is still without power. File photo by LeAnne Jazul

A month later, Yolanda death toll nears 6,000

Dec 09, 2013 - 2:48 PM

A month since the strongest typhoon made landfall in the Visayas on November 8 the government is not done counting

MASS BURIAL. A view of a mass grave outside a Catholic church in the super typhoon-devastated city of Palo, Leyte province, Philippines. Photo by Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA

2 cadavers found in drifting boat in Sulu

Jan 29, 2012 - 9:44 PM

Cadavers believed to be among the 11 missing fishermen in Basilan sea attack found

SURVIVORS. Deep sea fishermen Arvin Oponda and Jessie Boy Loques, 2 of 3 survivors of the January 23 Basilan sea attack recount their ordeal to authorities as search continues for their 11 co-workers who are feared to have been killed in the incident. (File photo courtesy of Zambo Sur PNP)