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DOST researcher drowns in Basilan tourist spot

Sep 29, 2019 - 12:02 AM

The victim was a member of a Department of Science and Technology team which had been conducting socio-economic research on the municipality

DROWNING IN BASILAN. A 26-year-old researcher from the DOST-FNRI drowned in a Basilan tourist spot on September 28, 2019. Photo by Richard Falcatan

3 teens rescued from Pasig River by dredging crew

Aug 10, 2019 - 7:56 PM

River Warriors of the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission save the teens, who had not expected the current to be that strong

RIVER RESCUE. River Warriors of the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission prepare to rescue 3 teenagers found nearly drowning in the river. Screenshot from PRRC video

2 students drown in Zambales beach

Jul 18, 2019 - 2:17 PM

Marisol Yeke and Alison Testimio were dragged by the strong current, say rescuers

DROWNING INCIDENT. Local authorities and residents gather around one of the bodies of the students who drowned in Iba town on July 17, 2019.

Brothers drown in Ilocos Sur reservoir on Good Friday

Apr 19, 2019 - 11:26 PM

The brothers are brought to the hospital but doctors fail to revive them

DROWNING. Two brothers die by drowning in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, on Good Friday, April 19, 2019.

Coast Guard: 'Too many' drowning incidents during Holy Week

Mar 29, 2016 - 8:53 AM

A total of 15 fatal drowning incidents were recorded during the Holy Week break the Philippine Coast Guard reports