Marijuana bricks worth P.5-M seized in La Union

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on Marijuana bricks worth P.5-M seized in La Union 

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union, Dec. 5 — Joint police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) operatives confiscated some 128 kilos of marijuana bricks worth P500,000 at a road checkpoint in Sitio Buga, Barangay Bumbuneg, San Gabriel, La Union early Saturday morning.

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P-Noy to inaugurate model core shelter program in Bani, Pangasinan on Dec. 7

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on P-Noy to inaugurate model core shelter program in Bani, Pangasinan on Dec. 7 

BANI, Pangasinan, Dec. 5 — President Benigno S. Aquino III is set to arrive here on Tuesday, Dec. 7, to lead in the inauguration and opening of the newly-completed Core Shelter Project located in Sitio Olanen, Barangay Dacap Sur.

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Army launches Campus Tour in southern Mindanao

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on Army launches Campus Tour in southern Mindanao 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Dec. 5 — The Philippine Army has launched a new campaign known as “campus tour” aimed to prevent the National Democratic Front-Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (NDF-CPP-NPA) from recruiting students in southern Mindanao area.

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Hostage-taker shoots two kibitzers in Negros Oriental

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on Hostage-taker shoots two kibitzers in Negros Oriental 

MANILA, Dec. 5 – Two persons were wounded during a hostage-taking incident in Negros Oriental province on Sunday, a ranking police official said.

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MinDA welcomes P-Noy's challenge for an aggressive development of Mindanao

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on MinDA welcomes P-Noy's challenge for an aggressive development of Mindanao 

COTABATO CITY, Dec. 5 – Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) chair Luwalhati Antonino Sunday welcomed President Benigno Aquino's comment on the formulation of the Mindanao 2020 Peace and Development Framework, saying it made MinDA more aggressive in pushing for development in southern Philippines.

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Carpenter electrocuted, 5 others hospitalized in Oton, Iloilo

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on Carpenter electrocuted, 5 others hospitalized in Oton, Iloilo 

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 5 –A carpenter was electrocuted while five of his fellow carpenters sustained severe burns in their bodies after a steel pipe they were installing at the Iglesia ni Kristo church snapped into a high tension wire in Oton, Iloilo.

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Gov't troops capture NPA lady rebel in Panay

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on Gov't troops capture NPA lady rebel in Panay 

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 5 –The three successive encounters between government troops and the communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in the provinces of Iloilo and Capiz on Saturday resulted in the death of an insurgent and the capture of one of female comrade-in-arms.

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(Update) Hostage-taker fatally shoots one, hurt another in Negros Oriental town

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on (Update) Hostage-taker fatally shoots one, hurt another in Negros Oriental town 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 5 –A suspected drug addict fatally shot a man and took hostage two women after running wild for unknown reason in Bindoy town, Negros Oriental at bdawn Sunday.

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San Pedro barangay, SK officials elect 2011 LIGA officers

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on San Pedro barangay, SK officials elect 2011 LIGA officers 

SAN PEDR0, Laguna, Dec. 5 – Barangay officials here on Sunday held elections for presidents of the Association of Barangay chairmen (ABC), League of Barangay Councilmen, and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) in compliance with the directive of Secretary Jesse Robredo of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

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No white-wash in probe of police brutality, says Negros Oriental police chief

December 6, 2010 11:33 am· Comments Off on No white-wash in probe of police brutality, says Negros Oriental police chief 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 5 – Negros Oriental police director Sr. Supt. Rey Lyndon Lawas on Sunday assured that there will be no white-wash in the ongoing probe on the alleged police brutality in Sibulan town.

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