May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on 3 people missing after footbridge collapses in South Cotabato village
KORONADAL CITY, May 9 Three persons were reported missing after a footbridge connecting the hinterland boundaries of Lake Sebu and Tboli towns in South Cotabato collapsed on Saturday night, police officials said this morning.
NPC restores power supply in South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat to full capacity ahead of Mondays polls
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on NPC restores power supply in South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat to full capacity ahead of Mondays polls
KORONADAL CITY, May 9 The National Power Corporation (NPC) has restored the power supplies here and other parts of South Cotabato and Sultan Kudarat provinces to full capacity during the last two days in preparation for Mondays automated national and local elections.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on Labor Day slaying in Ilocos Norte considered solved
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO, San Fernando City, La Union May 9 The Police Regional Office 1 has announced the solution of the Labor Day (May 1) shooting incident in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte where the victim was the town mayor's personal driver.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on Two mayor bodyguards killed in shootout with rival in DavSur
MALALAG, Davao del Sur, May 9 Bodyguards of warring politicians in Malalag here were engaged Saturday night in a shootout when they accidentally met in a barangay killing a retired Army master sergeant and a civilian while wounding another civilian.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on Five supporters of Davao Sur town's NP mayoralty candidate dead on the spot in a road mishap
BARANGAY ASTORGA, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur, May 9 — Five supporters of Nationalista Party mayoralty re-electionist lawyer Joel Ray Lopez were dead on the spot after their vehicle, a multi-cab, was hit head on by a forward truck at 9:15 a.m. Saturday.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on Ilocos Sur now free from PAGs
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO, San Fernando City, May 9 — The province of Ilocos Sur is now free from Partisan Armed Groups (PAGs).
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolts eastern Indonesia
JAKARTA, May 9 — A 5.5-magnitude earthquake hit eastern Indonesia's Maluku province on Sunday, but there was no immediate report of casualties or material damage.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on 2,000 cops, military personnel deployed in Davao City
DAVAO CITY, May 9 — A total of 2,000 police and military personnel were deployed on Sunday in all areas in Davao City to ensure honest, orderly and peaceful elections, according to Colonel Oscar Lactao, commander of the Task Force Davao.
May 9, 2010 11:38 am· Comments Off on Over 2,500 cops, soldiers secure QC polling centers
MANILA, May 9 More than 2,500 policemen and soldiers on Sunday were deployed to secure the polling centers of Quezon City in time for Mondays first ever automated national and local elections.
May 9, 2010 9:52 am· Comments Off on Official ballots, indelible ink still intact at Taguig Comelec office
MANILA, May 9 — Taguig Mayor Freddie R. Tinga belied text reports on the alleged early and illegal distribution of election paraphernalia, including the indelible ink, in the city, calling it as purely black propaganda.