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Army soldier killed, 3 others wounded in Masbate landmine explosion

LEGAZPI CITY – A Philippine Army soldier was killed and three others were wounded when their service vehicle hit a landmine planted by suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels along…

NPA rebels attack Masbate town police station; 7 cops wounded

NPA rebels attack Masbate town police station; 7 cops wounded

LEGAZPI CITY – Suspected communist rebels initiated a series of offensives in Masbate province on Sunday, attacking the Philippine National Police (PNP) station in the town of Mobo, followed by…

Congress approves House Bill 4820 for the creation of Nueva Camarines

Congress approves House Bill 4820 for the creation of Nueva Camarines

NAGA City – An overwhelming majority vote in the House of Representative Wednesday (August 3) favored House Bill 4820, otherwise known as “An Act Creating the new province of Nueva…

Sen. Zubiri’s resignation dapat tularan ni Gov. Lee, huwag kapit tuko – Frivaldo

Sen. Zubiri’s resignation dapat tularan ni Gov. Lee, huwag kapit tuko – Frivaldo

SORSOGON CITY – Dapat na tularan ni Sorsogon Governor Raul Lee at iba pang opisyal ng lalawigan na sangkot sa diumano’y maanomalyang transaksiyon ang ginawang pagbitiw ni Senador Juan ‘Migz’…

Collateral damage

Collateral damage

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] The resignation of Sen. Juan Miguel Zubiri opened the pandora box of election fraud in Mindanao during the 2007 election as revealed…

Cam Sur towns remain flooded as Juaning leaves

Cam Sur towns remain flooded as Juaning leaves

BATO, Camarines Sur – While Typhoon Juaning has already inched its way out of the country a week ago, the floodwater it has poured over this municipality and in the…

Albay lacks potable water, open for disaster relief assistance

Albay lacks potable water, open for disaster relief assistance

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay Governor Joey Salceda has reiterated that the province is open to any assistance coming from private companies, non government organizations to help the immediate needs of…

‘Juaning’ leaves P1 billion worth of damages in Albay

‘Juaning’ leaves P1 billion worth of damages in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay province lost some P1 billion in agricultural crops, livestock and infrastructure after tropical storm “Juaning” dumped heavy rains in Bicol on Wednesday that triggered massive flooding…

Priest blames Albay flooding on illegal logging

Priest blames Albay flooding on illegal logging

Uncontrolled illegal logging has been blamed for the flooding in Albay province that has been triggered by tropical storm “Juaning,” a Catholic priest said. Fr. Ramoncito Segubienze, Diocese of Legazpi’s…

Ombudsman verdict foul, Catanduanes officials

Ombudsman verdict foul, Catanduanes officials

VIRAC, Catanduanes – Claiming they only acted accordingly and personally gained nothing from the fertilizer fund, some of the seven Catanduanes provincial officials ordered penalized with suspension and dismissal from…