Latest Stories
Home » General Santos You are browsing entries tagged with “General Santos”

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. Gigi Reyes back to face charges
  2. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  3. In the know: Gigi Reyes
  4. SC suspends proctor in 2011 bar exams
  5. Senator Pimentel backs German think tank’s stand vs dynasties
  6. Bar proctor suspended for photographing test papers
  7. Collector Danny Garcia says Inquirer worth more than news
  8. Meteor shower to light up PH skies
  9. What Went Before: Enrile denies Gigi Reyes was ‘other woman’
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  7. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  8. Massive infra spending set
  9. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  10. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  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. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  8. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  9. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia


  • Healing priest invites political leaders to join ‘prayer for nation’
  • Tagle: Christ’s resurrection a message of hope to faithful
  • Aquino vows to intensify anti-corruption drive further
  • Unease in Vatican over cardinal’s luxury flat—report
  • Nepal calls off search for missing guides on Everest—official
  • Sports

  • Rain or Shine grabs No.4, sends Ginebra to 8th
  • Red-hot Alaska rips injury-depleted San Mig Coffee
  • Pacquiao courtesy call to Aquino set for Monday
  • Nick Calathes suspension a reminder of supplement risk
  • Teague scores 28 as Hawks soar past Pacers in Game 1
  • Lifestyle

  • Angono petroglyphs in danger of disappearing
  • Britain’s baby Prince George visits Australian zoo
  • Noli Yamsuan, Cardinal Sin’s ‘official’ photographer: ‘I could smell the aftershave lotion of the Pope’
  • Simplifying and lightening life
  • Where to go for Easter night-out
  • Entertainment

  • Show-biz celebrities’ other choices of summer getaway
  • Why ‘Noah’ can’t dock his ark at Philippine theaters
  • Acclaimed artist goes wild while on holiday
  • Believing in this mermaid
  • Missing Xian
  • Business

  • Supper power
  • Condo unit sales boosted Shang Properties earnings
  • ERC mulls over WESM price cap for May, June
  • Whatever happened to the ubiquitous pagers?
  • Huge 2013 net profits seen difficult to surpass in 2014
  • Technology

  • Nasa’s moon-orbiting robot crashes down
  • Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Opinion

  • Epiphany
  • Unpaid creditor vs distressed debtor
  • Moving on
  • From culinary desert to paradise
  • Response to China: ‘Usjaphil’
  • Global Nation

  • Japan presents $57-B ‘dream plan’ to solve Metro congestion
  • Tim Tebow’s charity hospital in Davao seen to open in 7 months
  • OFW died of Mers-CoV in Saudi Arabia, says family
  • Aquino, Obama to tackle US pivot to Asia during state visit
  • Asia seeks Obama’s assurance in territorial spats
  • Marketplace