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Driver killed as tricycle, SUV collide in Camarines Sur accident

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Traffic at the national highway in Barangay Mabulo Nuevo here was disrupted, with only light vehicles able to pass, after a sports utility vehicle collided head-on with a tricycle, killing its driver early morning Tuesday.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Naga braces for a million pilgrims

A REPLICA of the image of Our Lady of Peñafrancia, which was carved and painted with dog’s blood by local artisans three centuries ago, dominates the landscape in the backyard of the Bishop’s Residence in Naga City while pet sheep graze on the grass lawn. JUAN ESCANDOR JR./INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

Over a million pilgrims are expected to flock to this city starting next week to take part in a centuries-old feast to honor the Bicol region’s most revered Catholic icon, Our Lady of Peñafrancia, or Ina.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

CIDG, NFA uncover rice rebagging at trader’s warehouse


NAGA CITY—A joint team from the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) and the National Food Authority (NFA) has seized 503 sacks of NFA rice imported from Vietnam that were being rebagged as commercial rice in a warehouse located along Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Mabulo in this city last week.   […]

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Jesse Robredo ‘a good example’


Ernie Verdadero, former mayor of Milaor town in Camarines Sur province, who officiated the civil marriage of Jesse Robredo and Maria Leonor “Leni” Gerona, recalled Jesse in his late 20s as a simple guy, with no hint of larger-than-life image when he died at the age of 54.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

A tragic tale of textmates


Jona Iraula was Rommel Clariño’s textmate for two years until the 20-year-old farmer’s daughter decided to be his live-in partner and hoped that it would lead to a better life.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »