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Geothermal firm EDC washes hands over Albay landslide; blames heavy rains

Geothermal firm EDC washes hands over Albay landslide; blames heavy rains

By Angel Ayala and Joey Natividad LEGAZPI CITY, Albay, 24Jan2015 (BicolToday.com) – Geothermal firm Energy Development Corporation (EDC) denies responsibility over landslide in Manito, Albay and blames…

4 want to become Bicol University president

4 want to become Bicol University president

LEGAPI CITY, 24Jan2015 (PNA) — Four hopefuls are vying to be the next president of the Bicol University (BU), a position that will be vacated by the…

Nation

Malacanang confirms assassination plot on Pope Francis

Malacanang confirms assassination plot on Pope Francis

MANILA, 24Jan2015 (PNA) — The Palace confirmed receiving unverified information about the assassination attempt on Pope Francis when he was in a five-day visit to the Philippines.…

Espina sacks budget officer over delayed disbursement of food provisions for cops

Espina sacks budget officer over delayed disbursement of food provisions for cops

MANILA, 23Jan2015 — Police Deputy Director General Leonardo A. Espina, Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge, approved on Friday the administrative relief of a police budget officer over…

Regions

Masbate native wins as 2015 Sinulog Festival Queen

CEBU CITY, 18Jan2015 (PNA) — The lead dancer of Tribu Himag-ulaw of Placer Masbate bested 15 others to win the 2015 Sinulog Festival Queen title. Julienne Hazel…

Abante woman reporter in Bataan shot dead

BATAAN, 8Jan2015 – The Bataan correspondent of the tabloid, Abante, was murdered around 8:05 this morning. Mhike Cigaral of Bataan station DZXL and CLTV 36, and vice-chairman…

World

Paris media attack: Global concern for journalists’ unity and protection

Paris media attack: Global concern for journalists’ unity and protection

STATEMENT January 8, 2015 Paris media attack: Global concern for journalists’ unity and protection The BicolToday.com, expressing its sentiment with other media organizations, deplores the brutal carnage by…

12 dead in Paris newspaper headquarters attack

12 dead in Paris newspaper headquarters attack

PARIS, 7Jan2015 (PNA/Xinhua) — The office of Paris Prosecutor of the Republic confirmed at least 12 people were killed on Wednesday in a shooting at the Paris…

Lifestyle

Nicolas Lewis launches essay contest on overseas Filipinos

Nicolas Lewis launches essay contest on overseas Filipinos

By Angel Ayala and Joey Natividad SORSOGON CITY, 13Jan2015 (BicolToday.com) — Lawyer Loida Nicolas Lewis, national chair of the US Pinoys for Good Governance, with Dr. Celia…

The Pastora: Bicol’s dying Christmas tradition

The Pastora: Bicol’s dying Christmas tradition

By Joey Natividad SAGNAY, Camarines Sur, 7Jan2014 (BicolToday.com) – A group of seven (7) children in bright color dresses sings and dances “house-to-house for a penny,” joyfully…

Tech

Filipino priest in Arizona invents Ebola-proof communication device for quarantine site use

Filipino priest in Arizona invents Ebola-proof communication device for quarantine site use

PHOENIX, Arizona, 20Dec2014 (BicolToday.com) — A retired Filipino priest in Phoenix has developed an Internet-less Skype-like application that can be used by a quarantined Ebola patient and…

China launches another remote sensing satellite

China launches another remote sensing satellite

JIUQUAN, Gansu, 11Dec2014 (PNA/Xinhua) — China sent the Yaogan-25 remote sensing satellite into a scheduled orbit at 3:33 a.m. on Thursday from the Jiuquan satellite launch center.…

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