By Amy R. Remo
At least two provinces and a city in Luzon should brace for brownouts after the electric cooperatives serving them failed to pay billions of pesos in debt to power generation companies, including the state-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (Psalm).
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) on Thursday denounced an aide of Zambales Gov. Hermogenes Ebdane Jr. for berating an Inquirer correspondent whom he accused of false reporting, especially on issues involving the provincial executive and mining in the province.
A male Chinese-Filipino and his housemaid were found dead early Monday in their residence in Olongapo City, police said.
By Robert Gonzaga
OLONGAPO CITY, Philippines—A mother and her daughter were killed while five others were hurt when a boulder dislodged by a landslide hit at least four houses in Sta. Rita village here on Tuesday, a village official said. Jerome Bacay, Sta. Rita village chair, said Ederlyn Macapal, 54, and her daughter, Manilyn, 12, died instantly when [...]