Baguio, CAR athletes to be recognized on 30th NCCB Anniversary

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Baguio, CAR athletes to be recognized on 30th NCCB Anniversary 

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 15 -– The 30th Anniversary of the National Correspondents Club of Baguio (NCCB) will be celebrated through the Kafagway Sports Luminary Award rites honoring the most outstanding national and international athletes and sports leaders from Baguio City and other parts of the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).

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Top DWPH-Bicol exec finally gets wish to be transferred

September 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Top DWPH-Bicol exec finally gets wish to be transferred 

By Manilyn Ugalde

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 28 (PNA) — The top Department of Public Works and Highways Bicol official finally got his wish to be moved out of the regional office after almost a year that he was obliged to transfer here, allegedly a controversial and scandal-ridden regional office.

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More regions to experience dry soil condition

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on More regions to experience dry soil condition 

By Catherine J. Teves

MANILA, June 1 (PNA) — Government expects dry soil condition to increasingly prevail nationwide during the 10-day period ending June 10 this year.

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Central African Republic's elections might be postponed : UN envoy

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Central African Republic's elections might be postponed : UN envoy 

LIBREVILLE, May 20 — The Central African Republic (CAR)'s elections scheduled to take place this August might be postponed, the special representative of the United Nations Secretary-General in the CAR said on Tuesday.

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Minors traveling abroad need to secure clearance from DSWD

April 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Minors traveling abroad need to secure clearance from DSWD 

BAGUIO CITY, April 29 -– The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is requiring children who are traveling abroad alone or with companion other than their parents to secure a travel clearance from the DSWD before applying for children’s passport in the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

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1st LD: UN worker kidnapped in CAR by anti-balaka militants

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on 1st LD: UN worker kidnapped in CAR by anti-balaka militants 

YAOUNDE, Jan. 20 — A United Nations staff working in Bangui, capital of Central African Republic (CAR), was kidnapped near Bangui airport on Tuesday by Christian militants anti-balaka, sources said.

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Over 30 lawyers apply to represent Uganda's rebel commander

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Over 30 lawyers apply to represent Uganda's rebel commander 

KAMPALA, Jan. 20 — Over 30 lawyers across the globe have expressed willingness to freely represent Uganda's notorious Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel commander Dominic Ongwen at the International Criminal Court (ICC) trials, a government official said here on Monday.

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At least 8 killed after boat capsized in Central African Republic

January 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on At least 8 killed after boat capsized in Central African Republic 

YAOUNDE, Jan. 16 — Eight people were confirmed dead after a boat capsized in Central African Republic (CAR) on Wednesday in Ubangi River, 17 kilometers away from the capital Bangui, CAR Red Cross President Antoine Mbao Bogo said on Friday.

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100 missing after boat capsized in Central African Republic

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on 100 missing after boat capsized in Central African Republic 

YAOUNDE, Jan. 15 — Around 100 people went missing in a boat capsizing accident in Central African Republic (CAR) Wednesday.

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Nearly 3,000 top public high school grads in CAR to benefit from 'Iskolar ng Bayan' Law

January 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nearly 3,000 top public high school grads in CAR to benefit from 'Iskolar ng Bayan' Law 

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 8 -– About 3,000 high school graduates annually from the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) will benefit from the newly signed “Iskolar ng Bayan” law.

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