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Albay, Sorsogon suspend classes as TD Urduja nears

Albay, Sorsogon suspend classes as TD Urduja nears

By Connie Destura LEGAZPI CITY, 13Dec2017 — The Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) has suspended classes in preschool and elementary across the province…

New chief takes over army’s 9th ID in Bicol

New chief takes over army’s 9th ID in Bicol

By Mar Serrano LEGAZPI CITY — Brig. Gen. Danilo Chad Isleta is the newly installed commanding general of the Army’s 9th Infantry Division (ID) in Camp Elias…

Nation

TD ‘Urduja’ maintains strength as it moves towards Bicol region

TD ‘Urduja’ maintains strength as it moves towards Bicol region

MANILA, 13Dec2017 — Tropical depression “Urduja” has maintained its strength and heads towards the Bicol Region, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said. The…

PNP arrests columnist in Ilocos

PNP arrests columnist in Ilocos

By Raymund B. Villanueva MANILA, Philippines, 12Dec2017 — A human rights worker, environmentalist and columnist of a regional newspaper in northern Luzon has been arrested by the…

Regions

Martial Law extension, military’s free hand in persecuting the legal left

Martial Law extension, military’s free hand in persecuting the legal left

TACLOBAN CITY — Bayan Eastern Visayas condemns the strongest term the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao for the whole year of 2018. “It is alarming for…

Human rights abuses in Northern Samar rising in post Trump-Duterte ASEAN talk

Human rights abuses in Northern Samar rising in post Trump-Duterte ASEAN talk

CATARMAN, Northern Samar – Human rights abuses are reported rising here after the just-concluded Asean Summit and talks between US President Donald Trump and President Rodrigo Duterte.…

Editorial Cartoon

#WalangForever

#WalangForever

#WalangForever The open endorsement of Senator Escudero for Hamor is already a big sign that the unholy alliance between the Lees and the Escuderos for power-sharing in…

40 Years Alone in Prison

40 Years Alone in Prison

Related Stories: Ex-Governor Raul Lee 40 years alone in prison; 2 co-accused, dead, acquitted Sandiganbayan convicts Sorsogon Ex-Governor Raul Lee on 4 counts of graft  …

Lifestyle

Plain Filipina housewife sings Italian Opera Aria Song “O Mio Babbino Caro”

By Ruby Lim Tanyu I visited an old town Tigaon, Camarines Sur, Philippines. Rebecca Sabella-Natividad, a plain housewife, sings before me an Italian Aria opera song “O…

Remembering now Saint, Mother Teresa of Calcutta in Manila

Remembering now Saint, Mother Teresa of Calcutta in Manila

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region, Philippines – While the Catholic world applauded Sunday over Pope Francis’ official proclamation and canonization of the late Mother…

Tech

SAMSUNG Philippines launches hi-tech classroom program at Philippine Science High School, Goa, Camarines Sur

SAMSUNG Philippines launches hi-tech classroom program at Philippine Science High School, Goa, Camarines Sur

GOA, Camarines Sur – – Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation launched Thursday, November 9, its latest Smart Classroom in this science-driven high school for student-scientists. The new space at…

Samsung to launch hi-tech smart classroom program at Philippine Science High School in Goa, Camarines Sur; student-scientists to benefit  

Samsung to launch hi-tech smart classroom program at Philippine Science High School in Goa, Camarines Sur; student-scientists to benefit  

By Joey Natividad GOA, Camarines Sur – Giant tech firm Samsung is launching its educational program, Samsung Smart Classroom, at the Philippine Science High School in this…

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