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Campaign on to save ‘cleanest’ river in PH


The Cantingas River, which meanders to its headwaters on Mt. Guiting-guiting, supplies 90 percent of Sibuyan Island’s electricity, showing the rest of the world how a small island-community benefits from renewable energy.

Posted: September 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Families evacuate as floodwaters rise in Rizal

Cainta, Rizal

The provincial government of Rizal has resorted to preemptive evacuation of certain communities Friday as floods threatened residents living in the low-lying areas.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Infographics,Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

High-powered firearms, shabu seized from Laguna farm

high-grade shabu

A caché of high-powered firearms and suspected illegal drugs were seized from a private farm in Sta. Rosa City, Laguna, early Thursday.

Posted: September 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Kariton’ school adds new learning center

MALE devotees, called “voyadores,” form a line and take the opportunity to kiss the image of Bicol patroness Our Lady of Peñafrancia on Friday, before the traditional “Traslacion” or transfer of the image from Peñafrancia Church to the Naga Metropolitan Cathedral on Friday, signaling the beginning of the weeklong fiesta in Naga City. MARK ALVIC ESPLANA

Remember Cris “Kesz” Valdez? In 2012, the 13-year-old was awarded the International Children’s Peace Prize at The Hague for starting a group called “Championing Community Children.” His group gives out slippers, toothbrushes and toys to street children in Cavite City.

Posted: September 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

EPD: Lawyer for Edsa ‘hulidap’ cop appealed to victims’ boss

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Invoking Muslim “brotherhood,” a lawyer representing one of the Quezon City policemen being linked to the Sept. 1 Edsa robbery-abduction tried over the weekend to convince the two victims and their employer to drop the charges against his client, the chief of the Eastern Police District (EPD) disclosed on Tuesday.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »