Quantcast

47

Latest Stories

Banana plantation security chief gunned down in Tagum

By
tagum-city-map

A former communist rebel who became a policeman before finding a job as chief of security on a banana plantation in Compostela Valley was shot dead by six suspected rebels here on Thursday, the police said Friday.

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Surigao Sur villages, towns flooded due to ‘Queenie;’ dozens of families evacuated

By
surigao-del-sur-map

Several villages in neighboring Tandag City and the towns of Cagwwait, San Miguel and Tago in Surigao del Sur were struck by flash floods brought by heavy rains spawned by tropical depression “Queenie” on Wednesday night, causing several hours of power outages in these affected areas.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Gas attendant to get award for foiling robbery, killing 2 suspects

By
Mlang, North Cotabato

An attendant at a Petron mini-gas station in Barangay Pag-asa here has become an instant celebrity when he foiled a robbery on Tuesday and killed two suspects in the process.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Banana plantation security chief hurt in ambush by armed men in Maguindanao

By
FILE PHOTO

Unidentified armed men ambushed and wounded a chief security officer of a multinational cavendish banana plantation in Datu Abdullah Sangki town in Maguindanao on Thursday morning.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Charges against 60 in Zamboanga siege to be dropped for lack of evidence

By
A Government trooper rests amidst the ruins at the site of a three-week intense fighting between Government forces and Muslim rebels who have taken nearly 200 people hostages and used them as human shields, Saturday Sept. 28, 2013 in Zamboanga city, southern Philippines. AP FILE PHOTO

Government prosecutors have recommended the dismissal of rebellion and genocide charges against 60 of the more than 200 persons charged in connection with the September 2013 siege of the city as they showed no signs of having fired weapons and no witnesses had linked them to the month-long violence.

Posted: November 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement