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Dismissed city hall employee receives salary on time

Dismissed city hall employee receives salary on time

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com/20-Dec-2012) – This one for the books. The words are clear. “As the disciplining authority, I would like to reiterate the reason when…

Sorsogon board member, politician-commentator evade arrest, free on bail

Sorsogon board member, politician-commentator evade arrest, free on bail

By Joey Natividad Special Correspondent SORSOGON CITY BicolToday.com/19-Dec-2012) – A Sorsogon board member and a broadcaster-politician posted bail on Thursday afternoon, December 13, after turning themseves in before police authorities…

Secret billion-dollar business in RH law, lobby weakens church, neutralizes left

Secret billion-dollar business in RH law, lobby weakens church, neutralizes left

By Joey Natividad Special Correspondent TIGAON, Camarines Sur (BicolToday.com/17-Dec-2012) – How the Left has rallied behind in support for the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill in its stormy sailing into…

Donaire knocks out Arce in 3rd round

Donaire knocks out Arce in 3rd round

By Jelly F. Musico MANILA (16-Dec-2012/PNA) – Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire knocked out Mexican Jorge Arce in the third round on Sunday to retain his World Boxing Organization super-bantamweight…

House approves RH bill on second reading in historic 113-104 vote

House approves RH bill on second reading in historic 113-104 vote

By Cielito M. Reganit MANILA (13-Dec-2012/PNA) – Voting 113 to 104 with three abstentions, the House of Representatives early Thursday morning approved the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill on second…

Bicol folks to fight human rights abuses

Bicol folks to fight human rights abuses

By Joey Natividad Special Correspondent NAGA CITY (BicolToday.com/11-Dec-2012) – Several hundreds marched Naga City main streets on Monday, December 10, to celebrate the 64th year of the Universal Declaration of…

Marquez KOs Pacquiao in 6th round

Marquez KOs Pacquiao in 6th round

By Ben Cal MANILA (9-Dec-2012/PNA) – Mexican fighter Juan Manuel Marquez on Sunday knocked out unconscious for a minute eighth time division world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao in the sixth…

Foreign aid pours in for ‘Pablo’ victims

Foreign aid pours in for ‘Pablo’ victims

MANILA (7-Dec-2012/PNA) – Cash and relief goods for victims of typhoon “Pablo” that hit the country early Tuesday poured in Friday from foreign donors. In a statement, the Canadian Embassy…

Singapore Red Cross extends S$150,000 aid to typhoon Bopha survivors in PHL

Singapore Red Cross extends S$150,000 aid to typhoon Bopha survivors in PHL

SINGAPORE (7-Dec-2012/PNA/Bernama) – The Singapore Red Cross will contribute S$150,000 worth of relief supplies to assist survivors of Typhoon Bopha in the Philippines. The relief supplies, which comprise collapsible water…

Pablo’s death toll mark hits 418 – NDRRMC

Pablo’s death toll mark hits 418 – NDRRMC

MANILA (7-Dec-2012/PNA) – The death toll due to typhoon “Pablo” has risen to 418, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Friday morning. In its update,…