By Julliane Love De Jesus
MANILA, Philippines—A local government official was nabbed by anti-narcotic agents and police after he was caught hiding packs of illegal drugs in his Aklan residence. Isidro Mayor Bune, barangay (village) chairman of Pinamuk-an village, New Washington, Aklan, was found possessing 10 sachets of shabu, or methamphetamine hydrochloride. Chief Superintendent Josephus Angan, Western Visayas Police [...]
By Jerome Aning
The Supreme Court has ruled that the family of the late Manila Archbishop Jaime Cardinal Sin was not entitled to own over four hectares of agriculture land that President Ferdinand Marcos had included in a reservation set aside for the Aklan National College of Fisheries (ANCF) in New Washington, Aklan.
By Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
Survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” on Tuesday held what they said was their version of the Stations of the Cross to protest the alleged delay and lack of help from the national government.
By Karen V. Bermejo
Nine-year-old Rosie Depedro gets scared whenever there is a strong wind. She can’t help but remember how the strong winds spawned by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” destroyed their house in Barangay Man-op and damaged her school.
Stories of faith and environmental protection, and the importance of family were told by 35 contingents that participated in the Sinulog 2014 dance competition in Cebu City.