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Gunman shoots dead Batangas mayor during flag ceremony

Gunman shoots dead Batangas mayor during flag ceremony

By Saul Pa-a CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, 2 July 2018 — Tanauan City, Batangas Mayor Antonio Halili was gunned down while attending Monday’s flag raising rites around 8:15 a.m. at the…

6 cops die in Samar ‘misencounter’, 9 others wounded

6 cops die in Samar ‘misencounter’, 9 others wounded

By Sarwell Meniano TACLOBAN CITY, 25 June 2018— Six junior police officers were killed while nine others were wounded in a misencounter Monday morning between patrolling cops and soldiers in…

Priest gunned down after celebrating Mass in Cagayan

Priest gunned down after celebrating Mass in Cagayan

By Raymund B. Villanueva, Kodao Another Roman Catholic priest was killed, this time in far north Luzon. Fr. Mark Ventura, a former rector of the Thomas Aquinas Major Seminary of…

1 patay sa karambola ng 6 na sasakyan sa Atimonan

1 patay sa karambola ng 6 na sasakyan sa Atimonan

ATIMONAN, Quezon – Isa ang patay sa karambola ng anim (6) na sasakyan sa Atimonan, Quezon, Huwebes ng gabi. Sa report ng Atimonan MDRRMO nangyari ang aksidente sa ganap na…

Journalist barred from covering Marawi residents’ return to their homes

Journalist barred from covering Marawi residents’ return to their homes

March 30, 2018 A journalist covering the return of Marawi folk to ground zero was barred from entering the war-torn city on Friday. An unidentified officer of the 103rd Brigade…

1 patay, 3 sugatan sa banggaan ng bus, jeepney sa Quezon

1 patay, 3 sugatan sa banggaan ng bus, jeepney sa Quezon

SARIAYA, Quezon, Marso 27, 2018 — Isang babae ang namatay habang tatlong iba pa ang nasugatan sa isang aksidente ng apat na sasakyan kahapon ng umaga sa Sariaya, Quezon. Ang…

AFP soldiers hit by government howitzers on pre-Christmas fighting in Northern Samar, rebels say

AFP soldiers hit by government howitzers on pre-Christmas fighting in Northern Samar, rebels say

BicolToday.com News Team CATARMAN, Northern Samar – Rebels in Northern Samar “pooh-poohed” the AFP claim that on December 16, 2017, its units had attacked and caused casualties among government soldiers…

26 identified in Davao mall fire among 37 recovered bodies

26 identified in Davao mall fire among 37 recovered bodies

DAVAO CITY – Twenty-six of the 37 charred bodies recovered inside the NCCC Mall in Davao City have already been identified, as of 11 p.m. Tuesday, by the authorities thru…

Baguio shaken by 2 mild quakes

Baguio shaken by 2 mild quakes

By Liza Agoot, PNA BAGUIO CITY, 26Dec2017 — Twin earthquakes, with magnitudes 4.7 and 3.8, hit some parts of this city and the rest of the Cordillera region five minutes…

Pulong on leave until resignation is accepted – Sara

Pulong on leave until resignation is accepted – Sara

By Lilian Mellejor, PNA DAVAO CITY — Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte will remain on leave until President Rodrigo Duterte approves his resignation, Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said in reaction to his…