DILG approves new fees, charges for firearms and ammunition service

October 8, 2014 6:48 am· Comments Off on DILG approves new fees, charges for firearms and ammunition service 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Manuel Roxas II on Tuesday approved the new schedule of fees/rates and charges relative to the regulation of firearm holders, firearms and ammunition.

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DOH says deaths of 4 persons in Estancia not directly due to oil spill

October 8, 2014 6:48 am· Comments Off on DOH says deaths of 4 persons in Estancia not directly due to oil spill 

ILOILO CITY, Oct. 7 -– Department of Health (DOH) Regional Director Marlyn Convocar said that the deaths of four persons were not directly due to the oil spill that happened in Estancia, Iloilo November 8 of last year.

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Catholics hold twin major religious events in Butuan City

October 8, 2014 6:48 am· Comments Off on Catholics hold twin major religious events in Butuan City 

By Noel B. Najaro

Butuan City, October 7 (PNA) — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) National Secretariat for Social Action (NASSA) and the Diocese of Butuan opened on Monday, twin major religious events here.

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Good deed: Mall’s employee returns wallet found in the comfort room

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By Belinda M. Otordoz

LUCENA CITY, Quezon Oct 7 (PNA) – A simple individual proved once again that being poor is not an excuse not to be honest. Such honesty was exemplified Monday by an maintenance personnel of SM City-Lucena who returned a black wallet containing cash and identification cards he accidentally found.

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Philippine Army leads Children’s Month celebration in Comval

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MACO, Compostela Valley, Oct. 7 — The Army’s 71st Infantry Battalion spearheaded the celebration of the 22nd National Children’s Month Tuesday with the participation of 118 pre-school and elementary students of the Mansaka tribe.

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Kidapawan cops hunt down group that uses text messages in extortion, threats

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KIDAPAWAN CITY, Oct. 7 — Police here are hot on trail of a group of persons who have been extorting huge amount of money in a new modus operandi, police said.

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Telcos vow to change, bury their cable wires

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ILOILO CITY, Oct. 7 -– Telecommunication companies (telcos) operating in this city are set to meet and plan to change their copper cable wires to fiber optic for maximum efficiency. But most of all, the cables must be buried underground to help clean the skyline of the main highway.

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City of San Fernando kicks off National Children's Month celebration

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CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Oct. 7 — The city government on Tuesday kicked off the month-long celebration of the National Children's Month that aims to promote the rights and welfare of the children.

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City dad seeks legislative inquiry on water tank project

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ILOILO CITY, Oct. 7 — City councilor Plaridel Nava is seeking a legislative inquiry on the suspected defective water tank component of the P230 million new river port complex located at Barangay Progreso, Lapuz, Iloilo City that caters to the needs of fast crafts going to Bacolod City and back and the roll on roll off (ro-ro) vessels going to Palawan, Cagayancillo, Masbate and Metro Manila.

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Army, PNP launch manhunt vs NPAs who torched banana plantation boom truck

October 8, 2014 6:48 am· Comments Off on Army, PNP launch manhunt vs NPAs who torched banana plantation boom truck 

COTABATO CITY, Oct. 7 — Police and military authorities here have launched a manhunt against eight men suspected to be members of the communist New People's Army (NPA) who torched a heavy equipment of a banana plantation in South Cotabato.

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