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Caramoan declared mining-free zone

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Less than a month after four small-scale miners were shot and killed on Lahuy Island in Caramoan, Camarines Sur, the provincial board approved an ordinance declaring Caramoan a “quarrying and mining-free zone.”

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Slain mayor uneasy with public display of firearms

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Slain Mayor Carlito Pentecostes Jr. of Gonzaga town, Cagayan province, had always been uneasy with policemen, including his own security escorts, wielding high-powered firearms in public.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Mt. Banahaw visitors down to only 3,000—DENR

From more than half a million pilgrims and trekkers who climbed Mount Banahaw on Holy Week a decade ago, the number of Lenten visitors last week was down to 3,000, an official of the Department and Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said on Wednesday.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Bicol tour offer: Almasor or Triple C

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Planning a vacation? Bicolandia has two enticing cluster offerings for tourists—“Almasor” and “Triple C.”

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Bomb found in Cagayan de Oro-bound bus

Alert passengers of a bus bound for Cagayan de Oro City foiled what could be a bloody Holy Week in Sultan Kudarat province when they informed authorities of a bomb they found in the vehicle.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Gunrunner nabbed

Police arrested the alleged leader of a gun-running syndicate operating in Sta. Cruz town in one of two raids on Tuesday.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Trees for Magdiwata

More than 1,000 people celebrated International Earth Day in San Francisco town on Tuesday by planting trees at the partly denuded and landslide-scarred slopes of Mount Magdiwata.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Granali; 87

Ben Granali, the oldest community journalist in Biliran, died on Good Friday from complications of pneumonia at a hospital in Ormoc City, Leyte province. He was 87.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Alternative artists’ group rocks Quezon art scene

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A group of young artists is stirring the lethargic art scene in Quezon province with their kind of progressive and radical multimedia paintings, music, poetry and photography.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found

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Five months after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” leveled large swathes of the Eastern Visayas, dead bodies continue to turn up.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Irrigation supply to farms to be stopped

NICKEL laterite washed away by previous floods has destroyed at least 300 hectares of farmland, 200 ha of fishponds, three rivers and the shoreline in Sta. Cruz town, Zambales province. ALLAN MACATUNO/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

Some 5,000 hectares of rice farms in Bulacan and Pampanga provinces will not be supplied with irrigation water this week with the continued decline of the water level in Angat Dam.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Remembering Macliing Dulag

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This generation should always remember that they have a great hero in their history.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Resettlement houses seen for survivors in Leyte town

A P45-million resettlement site for 500 families who lost their homes during the onslaught of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” will soon rise in Palo town, Leyte province.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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