Articles worth reading
Photo Courtesy of PNA

POPCOM reports decrease in number of newborns 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

The decrease in total fertility or the number of newborns in the Philippines is seen by the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) as a "demographic opportunity" to accelerate the economy, according to a report by Philippine...

Photo Courtesy of Net25

Floods leave P1.5 billion in agri, infra damage 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

The cost of damage to agriculture and infrastructure due to heavy rains and floods caused by the low pressure area, shear line and northeast monsoon that battered the country since Jan. 2 had exceeded PHP1.5 billion, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD)...

Photo File Metro News Central

Rain showers expected across PH 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

Many areas in the country will continue to experience rain showers on Tuesday, the weather bureau said in a report by Philippine News Agency. Eastern and Central Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Caraga, Sorsogon, Albay and Catanduanes will experience&nbs...

Pasig News

LPG tank explodes in Pasig 

account_balancePasig chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

Three individuals sustained injuries after an LPG tank exploded inside a house in Pasig City on Jan. 2, according to a report by Manila Bulletin.

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) identified the victims as Apolonio Capistrano, 51; Cesar Capistrano, 44; and Ian G. Cabuga, 17.

According to the BFP, an LPG tank exploded inside the house owned by Carolina Duro in Barangay Kalawaan, Pasig City.


The BFP immediately responded to the incident at 11:48 a.m.

No fire was reported when the LPG tank exploded.

Apolonio and Cesar Capistrano both sustained second degree burns, specifically, superficial partial thickness burns. Meanwhile, Cabuga sustained bruises on both arms and burns on his fingers.

The injured individuals were rushed to the Pasig City General Hospital (PCGH) for medical treatment.


The cause of the tank’s explosion is still under investigation by the BFP.

date_rangeDate Published
1 month ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

SMC cleanup boosts Pasig River's flood-carrying capacity

account_balancePasig chrome_reader_mode4 days ago

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) said it expects its P2-B Pasig River cleanup project to cross the one million metric tons threshold in silt and solid wastes removed, by next month, as its dredging teams focus their efforts on both ends of the river--the...

Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature