Bicol News

Legazpi police chief, 6 cops sacked on mystery killing of inmate  

Legazpi police chief, 6 cops sacked on mystery killing of inmate  

By Manly M. Ugalde LEGAZPI CITY, Albay – Seven (7) police officers in Legazpi City were ordered sacked after an inmate was found dead from bullet wounds…

Suspected NPA rebels shoot dead Army soldier in Daraga Market, Albay

Suspected NPA rebels shoot dead Army soldier in Daraga Market, Albay

DARAGA, Albay – An army soldier was shot dead by suspected NPA rebels in this town. The shooting happened Saturday morning about 6am, November 18, at market…

Nation

‘Tino’, easterlies to bring rains over Visayas, parts of Luzon

‘Tino’, easterlies to bring rains over Visayas, parts of Luzon

By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA, 18Nov2017 — Tropical depression Tino and the easterlies will bring scattered rains over Visayas and parts of Luzon on Saturday, the state…

CARMMA group to oppose Marcoses’ back-to-power ‘second coming’, as produced by Duterte

CARMMA group to oppose Marcoses’ back-to-power ‘second coming’, as produced by Duterte

MANILA – A year after dictator Ferdinand Marcos was buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, the Campaign Against the Return of the Marcoses to Malacanang (CARMMA)…

Regions

Residents of tiny island Manicani, Eastern Samar dig in to fight mining firm

Residents of tiny island Manicani, Eastern Samar dig in to fight mining firm

By Joey Natividad BORONGAN, Eastern Samar, Philippines  — Residents of a tiny island off Eastern Samar face to lose their land at sea level if a mining…

“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)…

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

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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