Home » Archives by category » Top Stories

Militant leaders pre-SONA meeting with Duterte: ‘issues murkier than clear’

Militant leaders pre-SONA meeting with Duterte: ‘issues murkier than clear’

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA – Militant leaders in Manila are not happy after meeting with President Duterte on Tuesday, July 18 regarding the upcoming SONA on Monday and the militants’…

GRP faces suit over AFP killing of peasant in Masbate

GRP faces suit over AFP killing of peasant in Masbate

MASBATE CITY — Rodolfo Tagalog Sr., father of peasant brutally killed in Milagros, Masbate filed a complaint against the Government of the Philippines (GRP) at the GRP-NDFP Joint Monitoring Committee…

2 die in road mishap in Sorsogon City

2 die in road mishap in Sorsogon City

SORSOGON CITY, 20July2017 (BicolToday.com) – A tricycle driver and his passenger died on the spot after getting hit by a mini truck along the national highway at Barangay Buhatan, this…

BAYAN, Kabataang Partylist to oppose martial law extension

BAYAN, Kabataang Partylist to oppose martial law extension

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region, 20July2017 – President Duterte’s plan to extend martial law has alarmed the progressive sector based in Manila, casting suspicion on the Duterte…

Masbate board member absent on Monday session, except vice governor

Masbate board member absent on Monday session, except vice governor

By Elmer James Bandol MASBATE CITY, 20July2017 — At around 1:50 PM Monday, an employee of Masbate Capitol shut off the functioning electric stand fan facing vacant seats of the…

7 DBP branches in Bicol flex financial muscle, beef up as ‘infra bank’

7 DBP branches in Bicol flex financial muscle, beef up as ‘infra bank’

By Elmer James Bandol LEGAZPI CITY — Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) President & Chief Executive Officer Cecilia C. Borromeo has announced today that the state-owned bank will intensify…

Duterte pardons NDFP consultant, 9 othersDuterte pardons NDFP consultant, 9 others

Duterte pardons NDFP consultant, 9 othersDuterte pardons NDFP consultant, 9 others

By Raymund B. Villanueva MANILA, 6July2017 – President Rodrigo Duterte granted pardon to 10 political prisoners including a National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) consultant today, human rights group…

Anti-poverty commission holds peace forum in Mindanao; LGUs crucial in peace-building

Anti-poverty commission holds peace forum in Mindanao; LGUs crucial in peace-building

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (BicolToday.com) – The National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) conducted a peace forum for Mindanao with hope of setting up a road map for lasting peace as a…

Farmer in Labo, Camarines Norte, shot dead

Farmer in Labo, Camarines Norte, shot dead

LABO, Camarines Norte (BicolToday.com) – Forty-eight-year-old farmer Joseph MagoBaning was resting at his house when an unidentified gunman on motorcycle shot him dead for unknown reason. Labo police reported that…

Housemaid in Iriga City dies from exploding rifle grenade; “amo” loses hand, survives

Housemaid in Iriga City dies from exploding rifle grenade; “amo” loses hand, survives

IRIGA CITY, Camarines Sur – A housemaid died Friday night after getting cut down by shrapnel from an exploding rifle grenade inside a private residence at Barangay San Isidro, this…

Page 1 of 385123Next ›Last »