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US farmer dies again… this time for real

A Mississippi farmer who made global headlines two weeks ago when he woke up in a body bag at a funeral home died on Thursday aged 78, local media said.

Posted: March 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Farmer arrested for hacking to death wife, wounding children

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Police authorities arrested, on Thursday morning, a farmer for allegedly hacking to death his wife and wounding his two children.

Posted: December 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Farmer saves wounded Philippine Eagle in North Cotabato

Philippine Eagle. FILE PHOTO

Personnel from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in North Cotabato took over the care on Thursday of a wounded Philippine Eagle, which was turned over by a farmer who had found it last week.

Posted: November 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Farmer killed, wife, son hurt


A 64-year-old farmer was killed while his wife and son were wounded after gunmen strafed their house in barangay Cagay in Barili town Monday night. Fortunato Albiana, 64, was declared dead when he and the other victims were brought to the Barili Hospital. Albiana’s 59-year-old wife Vicenta was wounded in the right arm, while their [...]

Posted: October 23rd, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Farmer killed while having supper

A 67-YEAR-OLD farmer was shot dead while he and his blind wife were having dinner inside their house in Sta. Rosa, a mountain barangay in Danao City, northern Cebu. Police are having a hard time identifying the culprit in the killing of Teodorico Malinao Santerna since no one claimed to have witnessed the incident. The [...]

Posted: October 22nd, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »


After three years of being on the run, a fugitive was killed in a shootout with police in barangay Jaclupan, Talisay City, southern Cebu.

Posted: September 25th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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A 33-YEAR-OLD driver was stabbed to death by a still-unidentified assailant in barangay Tisa, Cebu City.

Posted: September 16th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Peasant groups hail SC ruling against Cojuangco

Eduardo “Danding” Cojuangco Jr.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Militant peasant groups on Thursday cheered the Supreme Court for ruling with finality that the shares of Eduardo “Danding” Cojuangco Jr. in United Coconut Planters Bank were owned by the government and should be used for the benefit of coconut farmers.

Posted: July 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Farmer gunned down as he fled

A farmer was gunned down by motorcycle-riding suspects in Sariaya, Quezon, on Thursday. Supt. Vilmor Manzano, Sariaya police chief, said victim Bernardo Fajarda was about to ride his motorcycle in Barangay Guisguis Talon when one of the two suspects shot him and missed.

Posted: March 1st, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Coconuts for ‘noche buena’ land farmer in jail


When Jose Laysa on December 23 picked three coconuts from trees which he planted long before lands in Barangay Sumalo in Hermosa, Bataan, became the subject of a dispute, he looked forward to extracting enough gata (coconut milk).

Posted: December 24th, 2012 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Farmer stabbed dead

A 25-YEAR-OLD farmer was stabbed dead by a neighbor after they argued in a carnival while two other men were wounded in separate incidents in southern towns of Cebu over the weekend.

Posted: October 1st, 2012 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Farmer accidentally killed by IED explosion

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One farmer was killed in Zamboanga del Norte following an explosion of an improvised explosive device Sunday morning, the military said.

Posted: September 17th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

P100-million insurance for ruined crops


Nearly 9,000 farmers whose crops were destroyed by last week’s torrential monsoon rains stand to get P100 million in insurance payments from the Department of Agriculture through the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC).

Posted: August 12th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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