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Power transmission normal amid Mayon Volcano eruption – NGCP

Power transmission normal amid Mayon Volcano eruption – NGCP

By Connie Calipay LEGAZPI CITY — The National Grid Corporation (NGCP) in Southern Luzon reported normal power transmission despite Mayon Volcano’s phreatic eruptions starting Saturday afternoon. In an advisory, the…

Mayon eruption, rains force Albay to suspend classes

Mayon eruption, rains force Albay to suspend classes

By Connie Calipay LEGAZPI CITY, 15Jan2018 — The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) ordered all local government units (LGUs) in Albay province to execute the localized suspension of…

SEC revocation of Rappler seen as Duterte admin moves to constrict press freedom

SEC revocation of Rappler seen as Duterte admin moves to constrict press freedom

“The Duterte regime’s revocation of Rappler’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registration, after months of articles about the Duterte regime’s anti-people drug war campaign, is clearly a move to constrict…

Media group Rappler’s certificate of incorporation revoked by SEC

Media group Rappler’s certificate of incorporation revoked by SEC

By Leslie Gatpolintan, PNA MANILA, 15Jan2018 — The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has revoked the certificate of incorporation of Rappler Inc. and Rappler Holdings Corporation allegedly for violating the…

PAGASA warns Bicol officials of massive flooding, rainfall

PAGASA warns Bicol officials of massive flooding, rainfall

By Rhaydz Barcia, PNA LEGAZPI CITY—The country’s weather bureau warned Bicol officials, disaster responders and the public to be on guard for possible massive flooding and landslides as the region…

Albay PDRRMC orders evacuation as Mayon alert now at level 2

Albay PDRRMC orders evacuation as Mayon alert now at level 2

By Mike Dela Rama, PNA LEGAZPI CITY, 14Jan2018 — The Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) ordered the evacuation of residents in areas surrounding the Mayon Volcano…

Fisherman missing, 24 rescued in Camarines Sur

Fisherman missing, 24 rescued in Camarines Sur

By Juan Escandor, Jr, PNA NAGA CITY, 14Jan2018 — The Philippine Coast Guard rescued 24 fishermen off the coast of Siruma and Tinambac towns in Camarines Sur when their vessels…

Cops bet higher at cockfights, good catch to ‘hookers’ due to high-income impact

Cops bet higher at cockfights, good catch to ‘hookers’ due to high-income impact

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region — Police and army men, who just received their salary increases, have their grand time at cockfights betting ₱2,000 up to ₱5,000…

Mayon Volcano ejects ashes late Saturday afternoon

Mayon Volcano ejects ashes late Saturday afternoon

LEGAZPI CITY — Mayon Volcano ejected ashes at 5:06 p.m., Saturday, January 13, 2018. Authorities advised affected residents to wear protective masks against ash fall. Residents are advised to wait for…

Ailing Filipino family breadwinner needs urgent help to pay off brain clot operation

Ailing Filipino family breadwinner needs urgent help to pay off brain clot operation

SORSOGON CITY – A poor family breadwinner needs financial help to pay for the costly brain operation that had removed blood clots after suffering stroke. Aside from the costly operation,…

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