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UPLB scientists name new insect after Bonifacio

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THIS newly discovered insect, the “walking leaf,” was named after Andres Bonifacio following its discovery in 2013, when the Philippines commemorated the hero’s 150th birth anniversary. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES LOS BAÑOS MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

Even with insects, looks can be deceiving.

Posted: December 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Batangas hog farms dump manure into Taal Lake

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At least 28 commercial and backyard piggeries in a town in Batangas province are illegally discharging animal manure into natural waterways, threatening Taal Lake, according to an environmentalist group.

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

Slain Lucena cop hailed as hero

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RAYMUND PORTUGUEZ. Photo courtesy of Lucena City Police Office

Annaliza Portuguez and her three children, including a 6-month-old baby boy, will have a bleak Christmas after the head of the family, PO1 Raymund Portuguez, was killed in the line of duty.

Posted: December 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Quezon land recipients bare threats

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Hours after the tenant-beneficiaries of Hacienda Matias in San Francisco town, Quezon province, received their certificates of land ownership award (CLOA) under the government’s agrarian reform program, harassment from the alleged workers of landowners immediately followed.

Posted: December 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

3,000 evacuees go home after Mayon alert level lowered

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It’s Christmas at home finally for at least 3,000 evacuees who had been forced to live in government shelters for three months as a result of the preemptive evacuation of residents living in communities around restive Mayon Volcano.

Posted: December 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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