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‘Mr. Palengke’ has not lost his feel for prices

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Mar Roxas relived his “Mr. Palengke” persona on Tuesday when he visited the public market here, shook hands with vendors and buyers and asked about prices.

Posted: May 28th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Miss Int’l Bea Rose Santiago gets warm welcome in Bicol homecoming

Miss International 2013 Bea Rose Santiago. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Hundreds of fans warmly welcomed on Tuesday newly crowned Miss International Bea Rose Santiago, a Bicolana from Masbate, as she stepped down a commercial plane and walked down the terminal ramp at the Legazpi domestic airport.

Posted: December 31st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Labuyo’ hits Bicol; 42 fishers missing


At least 42 fishermen went missing in waters off Catanduanes and Camarines Norte, while more than 7,500 people and 200 vehicles were stranded at ports across four regions as Typhoon “Labuyo” swept into the country on Sunday.

Posted: August 12th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

33 Catanduanes fishermen missing

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At least 33 fishermen were reported missing since Saturday by the Catanduanes Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC, a disaster official of the province said Sunday.

Posted: August 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DPWH to cut 669 trees for roadwork

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Don’t touch our trees. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is under fire from local officials, environmentalists and netizens for its plan to cut down 669 trees, mostly over 50 years old, to give way to a road widening project of the Maharlika Highway section in Camarines Sur.

Posted: July 8th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »