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50 villages in ARMM to get barangay government centers


Fifty selected villages in the five-province Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will be recipients of a barangay government center worth P10 million.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Comelec urges barangays to hold satellite voter registration in villages

Comelec office.  FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) urged barangay officials, on Wednesday, to initiate the conduct of satellite voter registration in their communities.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Caloocan village chief shot to death

crime scene

“This is politics. This is politics.” These, according to Anita Bonifacio, were the last words her husband said before he died in the hospital a few minutes after he was ambushed in Caloocan City on Monday.

Posted: March 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Manila barangay donates 28 dialysis machines to city government

A total of 28 brand-new dialysis machines were turned over to the city government on Monday, bringing the Manila City government a step closer to realizing Mayor Joseph Estrada’s campaign pledge of setting up a dialysis center for the poor.

Posted: January 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

QC mayor signs city law to stop squatting


Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista has signed into law a measure directing barangay officials and the local anti-squatting unit to prevent professional squatters from building structures and taking root in the city’s communities.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Rama swears in new brgy chiefs

At least 65 newly elected officials of Cebu City’s 80 barangays took their oath of office before Mayor Michael Rama yesterday in a ceremony attended even by those allied with his political rival. The ceremony came a day after leaders of the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) administered the oath to their allies at the Beverly [...]

Posted: November 12th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Over 400 candidates face disqualification


The proclamation of winning candidates who are among the more than 400 village bets who failed to register as voters will be suspended, Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. said on Tuesday.

Posted: October 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Another fire puzzles residents of Zamboanga City village attacked by MNLF


Village officials and residents of Kasanyangan in Barangay (village) Sta. Catalina here were puzzled as they watched from their evacuation centers a fire gobbling up more than 50 houses on Wednesday evening

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Village bets flock to Comelec despite heavy traffic


The heavy traffic caused by an outreach project of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) on Monday failed to deter people running in the Oct. 28 barangay (village) elections from filing their certificates of candidacy (COCs), according to the Commission on Elections (Comelec).

Posted: October 15th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »


TEN members of the Cebu Provincial Board (PB) have been cleared by Gov. Hilario Davide III to set off on a Capitol-funded trip to New York in the US next month for a week-long workshop on drug rehabilitation.

Posted: October 10th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Makati village heads get new cars

Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin "Jun-Jun" Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

What’s wrong with a barangay (village) chairman having his or her own service car bought by the city government?

Posted: September 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Village chief, cousin shot dead in Masbate

cataingan masbate

A barangay (village) chairman and his cousin were shot dead by three unidentified assailants early Wednesday morning in Cataingan town in Masbate, police said.

Posted: August 21st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Estrada vows to help street vendors vs extortionists

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada  FILE PHOTO

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Monday vowed to reshuffle policemen who have allegedly been extorting money from street vendors and motorists caught for traffic obstruction.

Posted: August 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Opinions split on Napoles turning state witness
  3. Delfin Lee: Blame Pag-Ibig, not me
  4. Plunder complaint filed vs PNP chief, firearms office head over license delivery deal
  5. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  6. San Juan cops fail to arrest Cedric Lee
  7. More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  10. Boy ‘sexually assaulted’ at Indonesia international school
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  3. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  4. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  9. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  10. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Ex-PBA player Bryan Gahol dies in road mishap


  • Napoles tags over 100 officials in pork scam – Lacson
  • Vitangcol to sue Czech envoy
  • Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  • 43 out of 414 Etihad passengers yet to be found, tested for MERS-CoV – Palace
  • Maid confesses in killing of 2 and stabbing of employer in Laguna
  • Sports

  • Caguioa blasts ‘no heart, soft’ Ginebra on Twitter
  • San Mig Coffee grinds out win over Alaska to force decider
  • UP nips St. Benilde; Adamson blasts RTU in Filoil women’s caging
  • Kevin Garnett responds to Raptors’ GM F word
  • Albert Pujols hits 500th HR of major league career
  • Lifestyle

  • Entering the monkhood a rite of passage
  • Haneda International Airport: A destination on its own
  • Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment
  • Kim Atienza: At home with art and design
  • Life lessons I want to teach my son
  • Entertainment

  • Bollywood Oscars, film stars come to Florida
  • Ex-Fox exec denies allegations in sex abuse suit
  • Kris Aquino backtracks, says Herbert Bautista and her are ‘best friends’
  • Summer preview: Chris Pratt enters a new ‘Galaxy’
  • Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in US
  • Business

  • SM to rebuild Tacloban hospital
  • PSEi slips after 4-day rally
  • Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM
  • McDonald’s 1Q profit slips as US sales decline
  • SEC approves SM’s P15B retail bond offer
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • One-dimensional diplomacy: A cost-benefit analysis of Manila’s security deal with Washington
  • No ordinary illness
  • Reforest mountains with fire trees and their kind
  • Day of the Earth
  • When will Chinese firm deliver new coaches?
  • Global Nation

  • Filipinos coming home from Mideast must obtain MERS clearance – DOH
  • US Secret Service in Manila ahead of Obama visit
  • Palace thanks Estrada for successful HK mission
  • Hong Kong accepts PH apology; sanctions also lifted
  • China won’t budge, wants PH gov’t to apologize to HK
  • Marketplace