September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Lacson backs plan to revisit broadband project
MANILA, Sept. 6 - Senator Panfilo Lacson supported on Tuesday the reported plan of Malacanang to revisit the botched US$ 329-million National Broadband Network (NBN)-ZTE deal, saying it is necessary to interconnect all government agencies.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Adiong tells cabinet officials: 'Sustain momentum of our performance '
COTABATO CITY, Sept. 6 — "We should work double time to sustain the momentum of our performance that the public and the international community have so far acknowledged favorably."
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Pangasinan police exec defends peace and order situation report; city dads give mixed reactions
By Leonardo V. Micua
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Sept. 6 I can defend my report even in Plaza Miranda.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on MILF seeks "help" from Malaysia, International Contact Group to address deadlock
COTABATO CITY, Sept. 6 — The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) is asking the Malaysian facilitator and the International Contact Group to initiate steps so the Mindanao peace process could resume.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Crisis management committee activated to solve Zamboanga Sibugay abduction
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Sept. 6 - The local government of Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay and the police have activated a crisis management committee (CMC) to find solution to the abduction of a Filipina married to a Scottish national in the province.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Pro-RH Bill expects 'yes' vote from Congress before Christmas
ILOILO CITY, Sept. 6 - The advocates of Reproductive Health Bill are expecting the House of Congress to vote for it before Christmastime, which is only about four months away.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on CSC to honor semifinalists for 2011 Honor Awards Program
ILOILO CITY, Sept 6 – Seven semifinalists in the Civil Service Commissions (CSC) 2011 Honor Awards Program (HAP) will be recognized during its anniversary celebration here on September 13.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on NPA guerillas execute military asset in North Cotabato
KIDAPAWAN CITY, Sept. 6 - The Communist guerillas operating in Makilala town in North Cotabato admitted Tuesday the killing of a militiaman they suspected of helping the Army fortify its counter-revolutionary activities in the hinterlands.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on Iloilo City mayor wants motorcycle plate numbers on helmets
ILOILO CITY, Sept 6 - Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog is mulling asking the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) here to pass an ordinance that will require plate numbers of motorcycles to be also printed on helmets.
September 6, 2011 10:01 pm· Comments Off on DOLE releases P400,000 worth of livelihood projects for fisherfolks
TUGUEGARAO CITY, Sept. 6 — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) released Tuesday P400,000 worth of livelihood projects for the fisherfolks in Aparri and Sta. Teresita towns.