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VP’s Quezon frat brods question hearings


An official of a local group of professionals who belong to Alpha Phi Omega (APO) defended his fraternity brother Vice President Jejomar Binay from “political persecution” in the ongoing hearing at the Senate.

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

KMP raises alarm on more rice imports


The militant farmers’ group Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP) assailed the latest government plan to import another 1.2 million metric tons of rice this year.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Restive Mayon blamed for drop in water supply

AN AERIAL view of Mayon Volcano taken on Aug. 16, a day after its alert level was raised to 2 MARK ALVIC ESPLANA/INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

The restiveness of Mayon Volcano has taken a toll on the water supply of Legazpi City.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

324 Albay villages still without electricity a month after ‘Glenda’


Over a month after Typhoon “Glenda” struck Bicol region, power restoration is continuing in Albay, with most of the rural areas still without electricity.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Conventions, gov’t push boost Albay tourism

A TOURIST cooks eggs in a hot spring in Manito town in Albay with the province’s most famous landmark, Mayon Volcano, in the background. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

With several national and international conventions held in this city, the Department of Tourism in Bicol has recorded a significant influx of tourists in Albay province.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »