Overachieved Senate adjourns sine die

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on Overachieved Senate adjourns sine die 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, June 4 – With 13 senators present, the Senate adjourned sine die on Thursday night with Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile submitted a comprehensive report containing the accomplishment of the upper chamber during the 14th Congress.

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PNP-Region 3 forms task force to lead probe vs. slain BSP gov’s brod, 2 others

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on PNP-Region 3 forms task force to lead probe vs. slain BSP gov’s brod, 2 others 

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga, June 4 — Police operatives on Friday theorized that robbery could be the motive behind the killing of the brother Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) governor Armando Tetangco and two others.

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PDEA to intensify sting operations in barangays

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on PDEA to intensify sting operations in barangays 

ILOILO CITY, June 4 – The Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency (PDEA) will intensify its sting operations in barangays in Iloilo City.

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DSWD allots P9M for relief assistance to El Niño-affected farmers in Western Visayas

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on DSWD allots P9M for relief assistance to El Niño-affected farmers in Western Visayas 

BACOLOD CITY, June 4 – Farmers affected by the El Niño phenomenon including those from Negros Occidental can expect rice assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development to help them go through the prolonged dry spell, the DSWD said.

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Treñas wants Iloilo City placed under state of calamity due to water supply shortage

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on Treñas wants Iloilo City placed under state of calamity due to water supply shortage 

ILOILO CITY, June 4 – “Political election is past and we have to see what is good for the city and its people’s interest due to the ongoing onslaughts of the El Niño and climate change,” city mayor Jerry P. Treñas told members of the city council here.

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PRO6 alerts cops for school opening

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on PRO6 alerts cops for school opening 

ILOILO CITY, June 4 – All is set for the school opening on June 15 and 52 public elementary schools and l3 public city high schools are put under close surveillance by the policemen.

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Zambo police, military tracing bank account of Swiss-born Filipino captive

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on Zambo police, military tracing bank account of Swiss-born Filipino captive 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, June 4 –The police and military authorities are tracing a bank account number aimed to unmask the kidnappers of a 71-year-old Swiss-born Filipino civic leader and a resident of this southern port city.

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Hope for rehab of Kalahi projects damaged by typhoon Frank still up

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on Hope for rehab of Kalahi projects damaged by typhoon Frank still up 

ILOILO CITY, June 4 – Hope remains high for the rehabilitation of projects implemented under the Kapitbisig Laban sa Kahirapan-Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KC) but were damaged by typhoon Frank two years ago.

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NBI appeals for donation of lot where its building stands in Dagupan

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· 1 Comment 

DAGUPAN CITY, June 4 –The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) will reiterate its request to the Dagupan City government to finally donate to the agency the 500-square meter lot on which its building on Babaliwan area in Barangay Poblacion Oeste stands.

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Govt to deploy more troops in Davao Region for anti-insurgency campaign

June 4, 2010 8:02 pm· Comments Off on Govt to deploy more troops in Davao Region for anti-insurgency campaign 

DAVAO CITY, June 4 –More government troops will be deployed in Davao Region to add more muscles to the anti-insurgency campaign in the area and to protect infrastructure projects from the surge in the rebel attacks.

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