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Transport strike in Bicol set on Monday

Transport strike in Bicol set on Monday

By Reynard Magtoto LEGAZPI CITY – Condor Piston Bicol already announced its planned regional coordinated transport strike this Monday, October 16, despite the threats from Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory…

Court acquits Army officer on Jonas Burgos case

Court acquits Army officer on Jonas Burgos case

By Raymund B. Villanueva, Kodao The Quezon City Regional Trial Court (QC RTC) acquitted an army officer of arbitrarily detaining disappeared activist Jonas Burgos Thursday, October 12, saying the prosecution failed to…

Sorsogon City UV Express Terminal non-compliant with LTFRB guidelines

Sorsogon City UV Express Terminal non-compliant with LTFRB guidelines

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. After experiencing a sort of rigodon, the terminal of UV Express here plying the Daraga Legaspi City route housed itself adjacent to a…

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 ‘all-out war’, and…

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 law. This is…

Movement against tyranny-led rally snowballs into rainbow alliances

Movement against tyranny-led rally snowballs into rainbow alliances

MANILA – Tens of thousands trooped to the Luneta Park Thursday to express their opposition to the policy of mass murder in the guise of Pres. Duterte’s war on drugs,…

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 long as we…

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 budget for custodial…

LGU’s, gov’t agencies: Be pro-active and preventive on highway regulations

LGU’s, gov’t agencies: Be pro-active and preventive on highway regulations

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. The road widening program of the Maharlika Highway here in Sorsogon, funded by the national government, for various reasons, claimed a number of…

Chiz’ lolo Oca, ex Casiguran mayor, passes away in U.S.

Chiz’ lolo Oca, ex Casiguran mayor, passes away in U.S.

CASIGURAN, Sorsogon – Former Casiguran Mayor Oscar Escudero, grandfather of Senator Chiz Escudero, passed away 4:00 a.m. (Philippine Time), September 18, in the United States due to lingering illness at…