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2 TEENAGERS, 4 OTHERS NABBED IN BACOLOD DRUG BUSTS

BACOLOD CITY -- Six persons, including two teenagers, were arrested in two separate buy-bust operations conducted by personnel of the Bacolod[...]

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LEYTE’S UPLAND CAMPUS HOLDS FIRST RECOGNITION DAY

April 8, 2019 - 7:06 PM

HONOR MOM. Roselyn Dagsa, 21, is one of the Grade 7 honor students of Buraburon National High School recognized for her achievements on Friday (April 5, 2019). In most school days, she brings her two-year-old kid to the classroom. Her story featured by the Philippine News Agency has inspired netizens. (Photo by Sarwell Meniano) BURAUEN, Leyte — A […]

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PRRD SEEKS ‘COMPROMISE’ ON DOUBLE PLATES LAW FOR MOTORCYCLES

April 8, 2019 - 7:03 PM

President Rodrigo R. Duterte gets an applause after announcing that he will talk to LTO regarding the suspension of the implementation of the Motorcycle Crime Prevention Act. He was the guest of honor during the 25th National Federation of the Motorcycle Clubs of the Philippines (NFMCP) national convention held at the Iloilo Convention Center in this city […]

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LIN-AY SANG NEGROS CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF NEGRENSE BEAUTY

April 7, 2019 - 10:40 PM

Roxanne Toleco of Talisay City (left) is named Muse of the Media-North while Leila Jules Sarino of Hinoba-an is awarded Muse of the Media-South during the press presentation of Lin-ay sang Negros 2019 at Robinsons Place Bacolod on Saturday evening. The pageant, now on its 25th year, is one of the highlights of the 26th Panaad sa Negros Festival […]

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LET YOUR TRAVEL ATTEST BEAUTY OF PH, PRRD TELLS BIKERS

April 7, 2019 - 10:39 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte views one of the big bike models on display at the Iloilo Convention Center (ICC) in Mandurriao, Iloilo, as part of the 25th National Federation of the Motorcycle Clubs in the Philippines (NFMCPs) national convention April 5-6, 2019. He is joined by former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go. (PCOO photo) […]

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3 DEAD, 7 INJURED AFTER BUS FALLS INTO RAVINE IN ANTIQUE

April 6, 2019 - 5:20 PM

FATAL RIDE. A Ceres bus falls into the 30-meter ravine of Barangay Igbucagay, Hamtic, Antique Friday evening (April 5, 2019).    The bus fell on top of the remnants of other ill-fated vehicles in the accident-prone area, police said. (Photo courtesy of RMN Iloilo) ILOILO CITY — Three passengers died while seven others were injured after a Ceres bus […]

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EL NIÑO RAZES NEGOCC, MILLIONS OF CROPS LOST

April 6, 2019 - 5:08 PM

BACOLOD CITY – Almost PHP443 million in production where lost to farmers in Negros Occidental due to the extreme heart intensified by the El Niño, per the latest data from the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) showed. The figures include the initial PHP366-million worth of damage to the sugarcane sector, as well as to rice, […]

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CEBU CITY BATS FOR CASH AID BAN EXEMPTION FROM COMELEC

April 6, 2019 - 4:24 PM

CEBU CITY — The Cebu city government will file a petition before the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to exempt the city’s disbursement of financial assistance to senior citizens, persons with disabilities, barangay tanods, and members of the barangay lupong tagapamayapa. Cebu City Accountant Jason Tirol, in a press briefing on Friday, said the financial assistance cannot […]

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NEGOCC FARMER-MILLERS TO MONITOR RICE TARIFFICATION IMPLEMENTATION

April 5, 2019 - 6:17 PM

Unlimited rice importation under the Rice Tariffication Act is expected to result in a lower price of domestic retail price of rice by as much as PHP7 per kilogram. (File photo from National Food Authority-Negros Occidental) BACOLOD CITY — The Negros Occidental Farmer Rice Millers Multipurpose Cooperative (Nofarimco) has vowed to monitor the implementation of the Rice Tariffication Act […]

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GOV’T INSURER BARES PROGRAMS TO BADJAOS IN CEBU

April 5, 2019 - 6:12 PM

INSURANCE PROGRAM. Some members of the Badjao community in Cebu City recite a prayer in their dialect at the start of the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp.-Central Visayas orientation program. (Photo by Luel Galarpe)   CEBU CITY – The Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. in Central Visayas (PCIC-7) introduced and offered its programs and policies to the Badjao community on […]

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PVO SETS MONTH-LONG VET MISSIONS

April 5, 2019 - 6:08 PM

CEBU-THE Cebu Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO), under the leadership of Dr. Rose Vincoy, has lined up a month-long veterinary missions throughout the province. According to Vincoy, they extended the schedule for the vet missions this month since there is a need to protect the animals from the prolonged heat caused by El Niño and summer […]

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PWC CONTINUES TO WORK ON MAKING WOMEN ECONOMICALLY STABLE

April 5, 2019 - 5:39 PM

Most women of today are already aware of their rights, and when these rights are violated they know where to seek for help. The challenge now, according to Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale, is how to empower these women to be economically stable with the help and guidance of the Cebu Provincial Women’s Commission (PWC). […]

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DUTERTE INTERCEDES IN PAYROLL QUARREL

April 5, 2019 - 5:37 PM

BUREAU of Local Government Finance (BLGF) Acting Regional Director Gilbert Gumabay. (Photo by Emme Rose Santiagudo)   ILOILO CITY-THE Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) has intervened in the standoff between Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III and Treasurer Jinny Hermano over the latter’s refusal to sign the payrolls of excess job hires.   BLGF Acting […]

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ONLY 67 BARANGAYS IN CITY HAVE FIRE BRIGADES

April 5, 2019 - 5:32 PM

A CHILD salvages anything of value from their burnt house at Barangay Tanza Timawa, City Proper, Iloilo City. Twenty-seven houses were razed when a fire broke out late evening of March 31, 2019, the last day of the Fire Prevention Month, in one of the heavily populated villages of the city. (Photo courtesy of Angel […]

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NEGOCC SUGARCANE SECTOR SUFFERS P366-M LOSSES DUE TO DRY SPELL

April 4, 2019 - 7:13 PM

CROP DAMAGE. Sugarcane farms in Negros Occidental are badly-hit by dry spell associated with El Niño. A crop damage estimate report as of Wednesday (April 3, 2019) showed losses worth PHP324.5 million in sugar and almost PHP41.7 million in molasses. (PNA Bacolod file photo)  BACOLOD CITY — The sugarcane sector in Negros Occidental, the country’s sugar capital, has incurred […]

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BOC-CEBU EXEC EYES LEGAL ACTION ON RELIEF ORDER

April 4, 2019 - 6:56 PM

CEBU CITY – The chief of the Bureau of Customs Port of Cebu on Tuesday said she is contemplating on taking legal action on the alleged illegal order of Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero replacing her with a lawyer whose employment with the bureau is still under process. BOC-Cebu District Collector Elvira Cruz said Guerrero issued […]

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DAR EYES AGRI-TOURISM PROJECT TO AID ATI ARBS IN BORACAY

April 4, 2019 - 6:53 PM

TOURISM DEV’T PLAN. The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) gathers various stakeholders for a one-day forum in Kalibo, Aklan on Thursday (April 4, 2019) to discuss support they can extend to implement the development plan for the Boracay Ati Tribal Organization (BATO). DAR is eyeing to develop into an agri-tourism area the parcel of land awarded […]

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