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DPWH Tigaon’s band-aid solution to ‘killer highway’

DPWH Tigaon’s band-aid solution to ‘killer highway’

By Joey Natividad TIGAON, Camarines Sur (BicolToday.com) – Hoping to save lives in this town’s infamous “killer highway”, DPWH Tigaon ordered its crew to scrape out the asphalt overlay in…

Broadcaster under threats, defamation raps over ‘jueteng’ issue

Broadcaster under threats, defamation raps over ‘jueteng’ issue

By Elmer James Bandol LEGAZPI CITY (BicolToday.com) — Illegal numbers game called ‘jueteng’ here which long been operating under the guise of Small Town Lottery (STL) has stirred controversies following…

Masbate peasants demand govt to enact long-delayed Genuine Agrarian Reform Bill

Masbate peasants demand govt to enact long-delayed Genuine Agrarian Reform Bill

By Reynard Magtoto MASBATE CITY, 16May2017 (BicolToday.com) – Peasant Movement in Masbate demands the government to enact the long-delayed House Bill 555 or the Genuine Agrarian Reform Bill in Congress.…

Pinaculan folks want on-site relocation

Pinaculan folks want on-site relocation

By Bobot Estropigan Laguna SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com) – Some 400 residents of Pinaculan Island in barangay Bitan-o, this City, led by Jaime Navajero, president of Pinaculan Anti-Demolition Association (PADA) who…

House Rep ready to deliberate Free Irrigation Service Act of 2017

House Rep ready to deliberate Free Irrigation Service Act of 2017

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY — This will be the start of the genuine agricultural development in the country was how Deputy Minority Leader Representative Anthony Bravo of…

Father hacks son in Sorsogon City; son survives, ‘tatay’ flees

Father hacks son in Sorsogon City; son survives, ‘tatay’ flees

By BicolToday.com news team SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com) – A father hacked his son on the forehead and fled after the incident, and owing to luck, the victim survived after he…

Minds, hearts, hands convergence fires up in ‘Brigada Eskwela’

Minds, hearts, hands convergence fires up in ‘Brigada Eskwela’

By Elmer James Bandol VIRAC, Catanduanes (BicolToday.com) — The convergence, of minds, hearts and hands, was fired up in this island province known for its “howling winds” and sweet homemade…

Just plant and plant, the LGU plows your farm for free – Hamor

Just plant and plant, the LGU plows your farm for free – Hamor

By Bobot Estropigan Laguna CASIGURAN, Sorsogon (BicolToday.com) – The farmers will have just to plant and plant as the LGU will plow their farm free of charge including payment for…

Bicolano farmers condemn fascist act of govt, demand DAR sec. Ka Paeng’s confirmation

Bicolano farmers condemn fascist act of govt, demand DAR sec. Ka Paeng’s confirmation

By Angel De Mesa CAMARINES SUR, 13May2017 (BicolToday.com) – Bicolano farmers strongly condemn the fascist act of the government to silence and suppress their actions towards their democratic wishes. About…

Countryside poverty to increase due to coop tax exemption repeal – SIDECO

Countryside poverty to increase due to coop tax exemption repeal – SIDECO

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY – The twenty-nine strong primary cooperative members of SIDECO (South-Luzon Federation of Cooperatives) are bracing for the possible impact on their members of…