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Online processing of students holding summer jobs goes in Soccsksargen


The Department of Labor and Employment’s regional office in Soccsksargen (South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani and General Santos) is now using the Internet to process documents and even part of the salaries of students holding summer jobs in the government under the Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES), officials said Wednesday.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

LPA spotted east of General Santos in Mindanao–Pagasa

PAGASA satpic as of 1:30 pm, Monday, March 11, 2014

A low pressure area over the Pacific Ocean is expected to bring bands of clouds and rains to Mindanao and parts of the Visayas, the state weather bureau said Tuesday.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

More Pacquiao relatives get into politics

Manny Pacquiao  AFP FILE PHOTO

Boxing hero-turned-congressman Manny Pacquiao had three more relatives elected to public office Tuesday, but a representative for the star downplayed suggestions he was creating his own “political dynasty.”

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

LPA being monitored near General Santos–Pagasa

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 9 a.m., 26 July 2013

A low pressure area near General Santos City is being monitored by the state weather bureau on Friday.

Posted: July 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Elderly voter dies while waiting for turn to vote in General Santos


A 70-year-old voter died when she collapsed while waiting for her turn to vote at the Lagao National High School in Monday afternoon.

Posted: May 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Team PNoy in General Santos as Aquino expected to join campaign

President Benigno Aquino lll.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Team PNoy senatorial bets campaigned here on Wednesday with President Benigno Aquino III expected to join them later.

Posted: March 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

LPA induces rain in Visayas, Mindanao—Pagasa


Mindanao and Visayas will experience light to moderate rains due to a low pressure area in General Santos City, the state weather bureau said Wednesday.

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

4.1 magnitude quake hits GenSan

Source : Phivolcs website

A 4.1 magnitude quake struck General Santos City early Monday but there were no immediate reports of damages and aftershocks.

Posted: November 19th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Pacquiao bodyguard stabbed dead in GenSan


A close-in bodyguard of world boxing champ and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao was stabbed dead allegedly by the jealous ex-lover of a female friend Sunday night.

Posted: October 8th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

General Santos journalist killed for personal reasons, says police


Christopher Guarin, publisher and editor-in-chief of the local newspaper tabloid Tatak, was killed last Thursday for personal reasons, the chief of the police in Central Mindanao said Saturday.

Posted: January 7th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

GenSan braces for widespread rains that may trigger flash floods


The Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council has warned of widespread rains over Eastern and Southern Mindanao that may cause flash floods and landslides due to a low pressure area sighted east southeast of this seaport city.

Posted: January 3rd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

7 construction workers hurt as platform collapses in SM GenSan


Seven construction workers at the SM City-Gensan sustained varying degrees of injuries when the platform they were using collapsed Wednesday afternoon.

Posted: December 29th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Businessman injured, wife killed in GenSan ambush


A businessman was injured while his wife died when two suspected hired assassins riding in tandem on a single motorcycle pumped bullets into their car Wednesday along the national highway in Tambler village here.

Posted: December 29th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | 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. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  3. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  4. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  8. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  9. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
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  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. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima


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  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
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  • From prison to the peak of success
  • ‘Asedillo’ location thrives
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  • Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins
  • PH banks not ready for Asean integration
  • Stocks down on profit-taking
  • Banks allowed to use ‘cloud’
  • SMIC to issue P15-B bonds
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  • 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
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  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
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