Gov't ready to sign peace pact with MILF – Leonen

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Gov't ready to sign peace pact with MILF – Leonen 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, April 2 – The government is ready to sign a peace pact with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in the soonest possible time.

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Rebels spotted in Tobias Fornier town

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Rebels spotted in Tobias Fornier town 

SAN JOSE, Antique, April 1 – The Tobias Fornier police station is on red alert after a platoon of armed New People’s Army (NPA) rebels was recently spotted in the mountain barangays of Tobias Fornier.

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Cebu towns, cities told to create bike lanes

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Cebu towns, cities told to create bike lanes 

CEBU CITY, April 2 – The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) has passed a resolution urging towns and component cities to study the possibility of providing motorcycle lanes in major roads.

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Mandaue City exec says allowances for judges, others can’t be taxed

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Mandaue City exec says allowances for judges, others can’t be taxed 

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu, April 2 -– Allowances provided by the Mandaue City Government to judges, prosecutors and court employees cannot be taxed because there is no employer-employee relationship between them and the city, an official said.

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Mayor lauds DCPO, task force for reducing crimes during gun ban implementation

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Mayor lauds DCPO, task force for reducing crimes during gun ban implementation 

DAVAO CITY, April 2 — Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio lauded the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) and the Task Force Davao (TFD) for significantly reducing the criminalities in the city vis-a-vis the implementation of the gun ban measure during the 75th founding anniversary of the city in March 2012.

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Turnover of provincial police command in Pangasinan postponed

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Turnover of provincial police command in Pangasinan postponed 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, April 2 – The turnover of command between the outgoing Police Provincial Director to the incoming OIC Provincial Director was postponed for a still unexplained reason.

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New Iloilo City Hall equipped with CCTV cameras

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on New Iloilo City Hall equipped with CCTV cameras 

ILOILO CITY, April 2 — The seven storey newly-constructed Iloilo City Hall building here is equipped with 30 closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras to monitor the crowd for security purposes as well as employees’ performance.

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Zamboanga scrimps on traffic lights

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Zamboanga scrimps on traffic lights 

By Felino M. Santos

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 2 — The series of three-hour power interruptions and the rising cost of electricity have forced the city government to cut down on its electrical consumption, including those for traffic lights that are anyway ignored by drivers late in the evening or early morning.

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Coast Guard tightens security measures in major ports

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Coast Guard tightens security measures in major ports 

BATANGAS CITY, April 2 — Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) authorities on Monday tightened security measures in major ports in Southern Luzon and Western Visayas to prevent ocurrence of untoward incidents resulting from the influx of thousands of travelers going to the provinces this Lenten season.

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P100,000 reward up for solution of university official's killing

April 2, 2012 11:00 pm· Comments Off on P100,000 reward up for solution of university official's killing 

By Teofilo P. Garcia

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 2 – The Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9) has placed a P100,000 reward to be given to any informant who could provide information that would lead to the early solution to the university official's gunslay in this southern port city.

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