Two policemen were arrested while two of their suspected cohorts were killed in a shootout with members of the city police and personnel of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) in Barangay Ninoy Aquino here on Monday.
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) accused the military of war posturing and violation of the existing ceasefire agreement by deploying troops “in full battle gears” near rebel-identified areas in Maguindanao province.
By Juan Escandor Jr.
A week after Typhoon “Glenda” hit Bicol, the Department of Agriculture (DA) has placed the damage to agriculture and agricultural infrastructure in the region at P3.74 billion, and still counting.
By Nestor P. Burgos Jr. and Carmel Loise Matus
Eight months after Super Typhoon “Yolanda” ravaged Aklan, the province still needs more than P5 billion to fully recover from the typhoon’s onslaught.
By Carine Asutilla
A farmer was killed on Saturday when his angry carabao rammed him with its horn and tossed him up several times in his farm in Barangay (village) San Roque, Talisay City, Cebu province.