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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

Shanties of informal settlers line the waterways of Metro Manila. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

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 »

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  6. DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
  8. Estrada, Gigi Reyes denied access to evidence from other respondents
  9. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  10. DOJ orders arrest of Cedric Lee
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  4. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  7. ‘Wife of Jesus’ theory papyrus not fake – Harvard study
  8. Gay college instructor arrested for oral sex with student
  9. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
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  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
  4. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
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  7. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  8. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  9. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  10. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct


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