KIDAPAWAN, Philippines — A bomb exploded on a pedestrian overpass in a southern Philippine town threatened by Muslim rebels in the past, killing a student and wounding 16 others late Sunday, police and military officials said. Soldiers defused two other bombs near the scene of the first blast in the farming town of Kabacan in […]
A person was killed while at least 16 others were wounded after a bomb exploded near a school in Kabacan, North Cotabato, on Sunday evening.
By Julie S. Alipala
Diego, a three-year-old Belgian Malinois, saved many lives when he quickly detected a bomb on Sunday night.
By Edwin O. Fernandez
A US-based physician, who was a close friend of Felomina Nacario-Ferolin—the nurse who died during the Oct. 8 grenade attack at the church of the United Church of Christ in the Philippines in Pikit, North Cotabato—said he has been organizing medical missions in her honor.
By Julie Alipala and Liza Jocson
The disruption of telecommunication services here, including mobile phones, for about seven hours on Sunday, was deliberately done to prevent what was suspected to be a bomb plot in the city during a feast.