Bicol News

Marcos’ aging ML victims on watch against rising Duterte’s fascism

Marcos’ aging ML victims on watch against rising Duterte’s fascism

CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – “Habang buhay kaming mga naglamay noong diktadurang Marcos, hindi namin patatahimikin itong presidenteng hibang sa martial law at gusto ring maging diktador (As…

Human Rights, Martial Law discussed: PNP, PDEA seek opinions from sectors

Human Rights, Martial Law discussed: PNP, PDEA seek opinions from sectors

By Elmer James Bandol LEGAZPI CITY, 21Sept2017 (BicolToday.com) — Police Chief Superintendent Dennis A. Siervo, Chief Human Rights Action Officer, on Thursday has proposed for an additional…

Nation

Youth and students march against tyranny; Duterte “unmasked” as copycat of dictator Marcos

Youth and students march against tyranny; Duterte “unmasked” as copycat of dictator Marcos

MANILA – As thousands of protesters march in the streets Thursday to call for a stop to the killings under the Duterte regime’s ‘war on drugs’, counterinsurgency…

Kabataang Partylist on Duterte: “The state is crumbling from the inside”

Kabataang Partylist on Duterte: “The state is crumbling from the inside”

MANILA – Kabataan Party-list joined various youth and people’s groups Thursday to remind the government that the nation has not forgotten of the horrors and struggles during Marcos’ martial…

Regions

“Not taking” chances”: Agriculture Usec Cayanan regrets avian influenza outbreak in Pampanga

“Not taking” chances”: Agriculture Usec Cayanan regrets avian influenza outbreak in Pampanga

By Elmer James Bandol MANILA — If more than 200,000 heads of poultry would be culled, or burned to ashes since the outbreak of avian influenza (AI)…

Ex-Cebu mayor faces graft for unliquidated cash advances

Ex-Cebu mayor faces graft for unliquidated cash advances

CEBU CITY – The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the filing before the Sandiganbayan of four counts of Failure to Render Accounts (Article 218 of the…

Editorial Cartoon

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

PLDT to provide fiber Internet service to 4.4M households by end 2017

PLDT to provide fiber Internet service to 4.4M households by end 2017

MANILA, 7Feb2017 — PLDT is eyeing to expand the reach of its fiber-powered fixed line network by 80 percent to 4.4 million homes by the end of…

Bicol netizens to experience better Internet traffic

Bicol netizens to experience better Internet traffic

By Connie B. Destura LEGAZPI CITY, 17June2016 — Internet users in the Bicol Region will soon have an improved local Internet traffic quality and better Internet experience…

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