The last time a quake of similar magnitude hit Bohol province
was in 1602, said Trixie Angeles, a legal consultant who works at the National Commission on Culture and the Arts.
Police said 69 people died in Bohol province
, where the quake hit near the town of Carmen.
The belfry of the church in Baclayon, one of the oldest in Bohol province
, had crumbled and its facade was cracked.
Two children also died in a landslide amid fierce rain and wind in a sand quarrying site in central Bohol province
over the weekend.
8 billion) for a 10-megawatt concentrating solar power (CSP) facility in a site in Bohol province
The report said three other soldiers were also wounded in the ambush, which occurred shortly before noon in Santa Catalina village, Bohol Province
, about 610 kilometers south of Manila.
Rescuers found on Wednesday the bodies of the two workers buried alive in a landslide at a quarry site at the foot of the mountain in Sitio San Isidro in Barangay Candabong in Anda town, Bohol province
PPA has also lined up various programs to establish cruise terminals in the Ports of Puerto Princesa, Currimao in Ilocos Norte and Catagbacan in Bohol Province
Cardno prepared a conceptual masterplan for a proposed mixed-use development on Panglao Island, Bohol Province
2-magnitude earthquake struck in Bohol province
, 640kms south of Manila, as people had breakfast.
Communist rebels posing as government and army members made a daring raid Friday on a regional police camp in the central Philippines' Bohol Province
, carting away at least 50 firearms and taking two policemen hostage, police said.