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Church seeks stop to sale of land in watershed


A suit filed by the Church and private individuals seeks to strip a watershed in the town of Benguet province of all commercial activity, including the construction of a supposedly ecological resort being developed by a congressman.

Posted: September 27th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Pangasinan town brings corn back on streets

RESIDENTS grill some 10,000 corn cobs in Sto. Tomas town, Pangasinan province, on Monday to mark the town’s 106th year founding anniversary. The town set the Guinness World Record for the world’s longest barbecue in 2008. WILLIE LOMIBAO/CONTRIBUTOR

Residents of this agricultural town on Monday grilled thousands of corn cobs on a highway to mark its 106th founding anniversary.

Posted: March 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

2 robbery suspects killed in Batangas

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Two motorcycle-riding gunmen who robbed a gasoline station in Sto. Tomas, Batangas, were killed in what the authorities said was a shootout with pursuing policemen on Friday night.

Posted: September 21st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Flooding swamps two Southern Mindanao provinces anew


Hundreds of families have fled anew as flooding swamped two southern Mindanao provinces, still reeling from last month’s devastating typhoon, due to days of torrential rains.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Highest-ranking Fil-Am exec Marilou Mabilangan-Haley in Clinton era coming home

Marilou Mabilangan Haley, the highest-ranking Filipino-American in the Clinton White House, is coming home.

Posted: October 1st, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »