Comelec reiterates that the law mandates automated polls in the country

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Comelec reiterates that the law mandates automated polls in the country 

MANILA, March 11 — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has reiterated that the law mandates that elections in the country are automated.

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PAGASA: Expect light to moderate rains over Visayas

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on PAGASA: Expect light to moderate rains over Visayas 

MANILA, March 11 — Expect light to moderate rainshowers over Visayas in the next 24 hours due to wind convergence and low pressure area (LPA) in east of Mindanao, according to Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) on Tuesday.

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Suspected rice smuggler’s BP pressure shoots up in Senate probe

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Suspected rice smuggler’s BP pressure shoots up in Senate probe 

MANILA, March 11 – The blood pressure of a suspected rice smuggler shot up after getting contempt warning in a Senate inquiry into the rice smuggling on Tuesday.

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PNP official says no urgency to undergo Napoles in operation

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on PNP official says no urgency to undergo Napoles in operation 

MANILA, March 11 — An official of Philippine National Police (PNP) on Tuesday stated that there is no urgency for detained businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles to undergo an operation to remove a cyst in her uterus on the hearing for Napoles’ petition to undergo medical surgery and be hospitalized at the St. Luke's Medical Center-Global City in Taguig.

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Names of Top 10 graduates of PMA Class of 2014 released

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Names of Top 10 graduates of PMA Class of 2014 released 

MANILA, March 11 — The Philippine Military Academy (PMA) has released the names of the "Top 10" graduates of the PMA Class of 2014 Tuesday.

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Malacañang prefers public to exert pressure on passage of FOI Bill

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Malacañang prefers public to exert pressure on passage of FOI Bill 

MANILA, March 11 — Out of respect for the principle of separation of powers, Malacañang on Tuesday said it would rather that the pressure to have the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill passed by the members of the 16th Congress come from the public than President Benigno S. Aquino III.

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LPA unlikely to intensify but continues to bring rains over Visayas, Mindanao

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on LPA unlikely to intensify but continues to bring rains over Visayas, Mindanao 

MANILA, March 12 — The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAGASA) on Wednesday said the low pressure area (LPA) over east of Mindanao is not expected to intensify into a tropical depression.

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13 ex-rebels received financial assistance from government

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on 13 ex-rebels received financial assistance from government 

MANILA, March 12 — The 1002nd Infantry Brigade announced that 13 ex-rebels has received P845,000 worth of livelihood assistance from the government.

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Eastern Mindanao Command honors 7 soldiers killed in action

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Eastern Mindanao Command honors 7 soldiers killed in action 

MANILA, March 12 — The Eastern Mindanao Command on Wednesday honored the seven soldiers of the 39th Infantry Battalion who were killed while defending Matanao town, Davao Del Sur from rebel attacks last Monday.

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Army troopers capture major NPA base in Misamis Occidental

March 12, 2014 10:26 am· Comments Off on Army troopers capture major NPA base in Misamis Occidental 

MANILA, March 12 — Troopers from the 15th Division Reconnaissance Company and 55th Infantry Battalion captured the main camp of the New People’s Army (NPA) under Western Mindanao Regional Party Committee (WMRPC) in Bonifacio town, Misamis Occidental following a series of operations that started Monday and ended Tuesday afternoon.

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