Comelec, Deped, AFP and PNP to hold Unity Walk to mark start of election period

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on Comelec, Deped, AFP and PNP to hold Unity Walk to mark start of election period 

MANILA, Jan 11 — The Commission on Elections, together with three other government agencies, will hold a Unity Walk Jan 13 (Sunday) to mark the start of the election period.

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Palace orders PAOCC to 'fully' cooperate in Quezon shootout probe

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on Palace orders PAOCC to 'fully' cooperate in Quezon shootout probe 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Malacanang on Friday ordered the Presidential Anti-Organized Crime Commission (PAOCC) to "fully" cooperate in the investigation of the Quezon shootout that killed 13 persons.

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13,412 hurdle career service examinations

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on 13,412 hurdle career service examinations 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Out of 113,168 examinees, a total 13,412 or 11.85 percent passed the Career Service Examinations administered nationwide by the Civil Service Commission on Oct 21, 2012.

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DSWD plans more programs, services for disabled persons

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on DSWD plans more programs, services for disabled persons 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) announced it would intensify further implementation of programs and services for the benefit persons with disabilities (PWDs).

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LPA moves closer to Mindanao

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on LPA moves closer to Mindanao 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — The low pressure area continued to move closer to Mindanao Friday as it brought rains also in the Visayas and some parts of Luzon, the state weather bureau said.

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Aquino: Govt to jail offenders to effectively fight crime

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on Aquino: Govt to jail offenders to effectively fight crime 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Putting criminals behind bars will be the government’s major thrust in fighting crime in the country, President Benigno S. Aquino III has said.

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Court martial decision for review yet of AFP chief

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on Court martial decision for review yet of AFP chief 

MANILA, Jan. 11 – The decision of the general court martial (GCM) finding a ranking military officer guilty of violating Articles of War 96 (Conduct unbecoming of an officer and a gentleman) will still be reviewed by the AFP chief of Staff, according to military spokesperson Col. Arnulfo M. Burgos, Jr..

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Palace confirms resignation of NDRRMC chief

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on Palace confirms resignation of NDRRMC chief 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Malacanang Friday confirmed the resignation of Defense Undersecretary Benito Ramos, executive director of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

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CIDG, Army nab Abu Sayyaf member in Taguig

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on CIDG, Army nab Abu Sayyaf member in Taguig 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Joint operatives of Criminal Investigation and Detection Group and army intelligence officers Friday arrested a member of Abu Sayyaf Group in Taguig City.

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(Lead) Stephanie Nicole's remains now at Lord's Flock Sanctuary Int'l

January 11, 2013 10:40 pm· Comments Off on (Lead) Stephanie Nicole's remains now at Lord's Flock Sanctuary Int'l 

MANILA, Jan. 11 – The body of Stephanie Nicole Ella, the seven-year-ol girl hit and killed by a stray-bullet during the New Year revelry, by Friday was at the Lord's Flock Sanctuary International in Caloocan City.

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