October 5, 2016 10:44 am· Comments Off on Public order and safety member indicted after shabu buy-bust
By Villamor Visaya Jr.
CITY OF CAUAYAN, Isabela, Oct. 4 (PNA) — Anti-drug agents on Monday have lodged charges against a Public Order and Safety Unit (POSU) member of the city government here after he was nabbed on Saturday night while allegedly selling a sachet of shabu to a poseur-buyer in a buy-bust at Victoria Hotel in Tagaran village here.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on ARMM, MTRCB to host forum on media's role in Mindanao peace process
COTABATO CITY, June 17 — Recognizing the vital role of media in the Mindanao peace process, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) will hold a forum to further improve media coverage, officials here said Friday.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on Guimaras files case vs property developer, Iloilo City
JORDAN, Guimaras, June 17 — The Provincial Government of Guimaras led by Governor Samuel Gumarin filed Friday morning a case against Iloilo City Government with regard to the P135-million Guimaras Iloilo Ferry Terminal complex located at Rotary Park, Barangay Concepcion, Iloilo City.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on Poverty incidence in Western Visayas declines
ILOILO CITY, June 17 — Poverty incidence in Western Visayas has declined as a result of interventions implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) under the administration of President Benigno C. Aquino III.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on NFA-Antique hopeful on incoming DA chiefs leadership
SAN JOSE De BUENAVISTA, Antique, June 17 –- The National Food Authority-Antique headed by its General Manager Oliver L. Cambas stands hopeful on the leadership of incoming Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Pinol who has been appointed by President-elect Rodrigo Duterte to head the Department of Agriculture (DA).
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on 2 drug pushers shot dead on separate incidents in Laguna, Oriental Mindoro
By Roselle Aquino
CAMP VICENTE LIM, Calamba City, June 17 (PNA) — A suspected drug pusher was killed during an encounter with the police in Luisiana, Laguna at 11:30 Thursday night.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners
SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, June 17 — A two-day seminar designed to create a pool of tour guides from among the local drivers will be held here from June 23-24 this year.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on Baguio mayor orders barangay officials to implement traffic ordinance
BAGUIO CITY, June 17 –- Re-elected Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan on Friday, June 17, reiterated his directive to all barangay officials to clear barangay roads from obstructions that affect the flow of traffic which compromise the safety of pedestrians and motorists alike.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on Cops nab 3 for illegal mining in Camarines Norte
By Jorge Hallare
LEGAZPI CITY, June 17 (PNA) — Members of the Paracale Municipal Police Station (PMPS) and the Criminal Investigation and Detection Team (CIDT) of Daet town caught three men in the act of illegally mining in Sitio Bulaay, Barangay Palanas, Paracale, Camarines Norte, at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on Army, police place troops on alert for possible NPA retaliation
KORONADAL CITY, June 17 –- Police and military authorities here have been placed on heightened alert for possible retaliatory attacks from communist rebels after a clash with government forces Friday morning that left two rebels killed.