1. Filipino honeymooners drown in Maldives; friends seek help to fly bodies home  ABS-CBN News
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High school sweethearts Leomer and Erika Joyce Lagradilla tied the knot in front of friends and families as 2018 drew to a close, sealing the deal after more than a decade of being a couple.

A Filipino couple drowned while they were on their honeymoon in the Maldives, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Monday.

The hyperpolluted Manila Bay would at least be swimmable after a major rehab by the end of the year.

Seventeen out of the 30 establishments near Manila Bay don’t have sewage treatment plants (STPs), according to the Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA). The LLDA, one of the agencies tasked to rehabilitate Manila Bay, said it was investigating 204 establishments and 38 hotels surrounding the

The government-run Manila Zoo was cited as one of the top sources of pollution in the river system that drains into Manila Bay