Zamboanga Norte candidates sign poll peace pact

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Zamboanga Norte candidates sign poll peace pact 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, March 28 — Top candidates for local positions in Zamboanga del Norte have signed a peace covenant, according to a press statement of the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) in that province.

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LP fields most number of mayoral bets in CamSur

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on LP fields most number of mayoral bets in CamSur 

NAGA CITY, March 28 — While the Liberal Party (LP) lags behind in terms of number of district and provincial candidates among three dominant contending parties in Camarines Sur, it tops in the number of bets running for mayor under its banner in the 35 towns, one component city and one independent chartered city of Camarines Sur, the Commission on Elections’ official list of candidates shows.

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Davao Norte stronger after 2012 setbacks

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Davao Norte stronger after 2012 setbacks 

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, March 28 — Governor Rodolfo del Rosario said the province has not only recovered but came out stronger and more resilient after surviving a battery of unfavorable shocks in 2012.

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QC extends estate tax payments to April 5

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on QC extends estate tax payments to April 5 

MANILA, March 28 – The Quezon City government has extended to Friday, April 5, the deadline for the payment of real property tax for the first quarter of 2013 without penalty.

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Female inmates of Quezon City now busy making Acapulco soap to cure scabies and other skin diseases

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Female inmates of Quezon City now busy making Acapulco soap to cure scabies and other skin diseases 

QUEZON CITY, March 28 — Thin hot air now lords the climate which creates humid all day long which reminds us that its summer time.

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Couple yield P90,000 worth of ‘shabu in buy-bust in Makati

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Couple yield P90,000 worth of ‘shabu in buy-bust in Makati 

MANILA, March 28 — A couple were arrested by anti-drug operatives in Makati City police during buy bust operations on Wednesday night.

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Clark can be a tourist destination, not just a gateway—DOT

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Clark can be a tourist destination, not just a gateway—DOT 

MANILA, March 28 — The Department of Tourism (DOT) wants to position Clark as a complete tourism destination and not just a major gateway for tourists who wanted to explore the Southern part of the country.

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3 vehicles collide causing heavy traffic in NLEX

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on 3 vehicles collide causing heavy traffic in NLEX 

MANILA, March 28 — Three vehicles collided with each other in Pampanga that caused traffic to slow down in some portion of the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) on Thursday afternoon.

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3.9 quake jolts Northern Samar

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on 3.9 quake jolts Northern Samar 

MANILA, March 28 — A magnitude 3.9 earthquake jolted parts of Northern Samar Thursday afternoon, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Philvocs).

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Gun ban violators breach 1,980 mark –PNP

March 28, 2013 10:22 pm· Comments Off on Gun ban violators breach 1,980 mark –PNP 

MANILA, March 28 — The number of violators of the current election gun ban has almost breached to 2,000 mark, figures from the Philippine National Police's tally indicated.

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