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Tacloban implements forced evacuation

TACLOBAN CITY, 4Dec2014 — The city government of Tacloban implemented forced evacuation of residents living along coastal villages in this city. City Mayor Alfred Romualdez and law enforcement personnel from…

List of areas with class suspension due to typhoon ‘Ruby’

List of areas with class suspension due to typhoon ‘Ruby’

MANILA, 4Dec2014 — In anticipation of the onslaught of typhoon “Ruby” (international name: Hagupit), local government units and the Department of Education (DepEd) have announced suspension of classes from Thursday…

Political detainees in Misamis Oriental on hunger strike

MISAMIS ORIENTAL, 3Dec2014 — Five political detainees at the provincial jail started a 10-day hunger strike here Wednesday, jail warden Dominador Tagarda said.Tagarda said that Alfredo Mapano, a.k.a “Paris,” former…

6,000 US troops discovered in Mindanao, more US troops deployed than in Iraq

6,000 US troops discovered in Mindanao, more US troops deployed than in Iraq

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Six thousand (6000) US troops were discovered over the week secretly stationed in Mindanao on top of the 55 AFP combat…

Former Lanao Del Sur mayor indicted for anomalous procurement

Former Lanao Del Sur mayor indicted for anomalous procurement

LANAO DEL SUR – Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales found probable cause to indict a former mayor of Binidayan, Lanao del Sur for procuring heavy equipment without public bidding, and entering…

Judge convicted of bribery

Judge convicted of bribery

MANILA  — Ombudsman prosecutors secured the conviction of former San Ildefonso, Bulacan Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Judge Henry Domingo for Indirect Bribery in connection with extortion activities committed in February…

Kabataan, iginiit sa CHED ang agarang aksyon sa mga iligal na bayarin at paglabag sa mga karapatan

Kabataan, iginiit sa CHED ang agarang aksyon sa mga iligal na bayarin at paglabag sa mga karapatan

NAGA CITY — Nagsagawa ang mga mag-aaral sa kilos-protesta sa harap ng tanggapan ng Commission on Higher Education (CHED) sa Lungsod Quezon ngayong araw laban sa mga labis-labis na bayarin…

Pagtatambak ng sandamukal na pulis; senyales ng kapraningan – Anakbayan

MANILA, 28July2014 — Kinondena ng Anakbayan, progresibong organisasyong masa ng kabataan, ang planong pagsupil sa malayang pagpahayag ng diskontento sa administrasyong Aquino sa darating na State of the Nation Address.…

Pagpaslang sa lider-magsasaka sa Bicol, kinondena ng grupong Hustisya

Pagpaslang sa lider-magsasaka sa Bicol, kinondena ng grupong Hustisya

LEGAZPI CITY, 12July2014 — Mariing kinondena ng grupong Hustisya ang pagpaslang sa isang lider-magsasaka sa Bicol kaninang umaga. Ayon sa mga inisyal na ulat ng Karapatan-Bicol, binaril si Edgardo Lopez,…

Pagdala kay Gigi Reyes sa Philippine Heart Center, special treatment — Hustisya

Pagdala kay Gigi Reyes sa Philippine Heart Center, special treatment — Hustisya

LEGAZPI CITY, 12July2014 — “Sobrang pambababoy na ito. Todo alaga ang mga magnanakaw kay Noynoy Aquino! Di lang ito special treatment, pagkanlong ito sa mga mandarambong!” Tinuligsa ng mga grupo…