A local businessman on Friday gave the town government 15 days to turn over the old campus of Bayambang Central School (BCS), which he acquired in a 2013 land swap deal that parents here had been protesting after the school was relocated to a new compound.
Before the government pursues new power deals to prevent blackouts, it should first resolve the unexplained 2013 increase in power rates that had been attributed to the country’s electricity trading mechanism, a group of electric cooperatives said here last week.
Activists stormed the Philippine Military Academy’s (PMA) Camp Allen here on Monday to dramatize outrage at the death of civilians during combat operations in the Cordillera region.
By Michael B. Jaucian
A rumbling sound due to a thunderstorm sent residents living around Mayon Volcano here scampering for safety on Wednesday, thinking it was an explosion from Mayon.
By Carmel Loise Matus
At least P11 billion had been released to the National Housing Authority (NHA) to help fund the construction of houses in areas devastated by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”