By Tonette Orejas
Relatives of seven striking workers killed in the 2004 Hacienda Luisita Massacre asked the Office of the Ombudsman on Monday to reopen criminal and administrative cases filed against President Aquino, who was implicated in that atrocity when he was Tarlac province representative.
Residents of Pangasinan and Tarlac provinces were warned on Wednesday to be on high alert for floods as Typhoon “Henry” dumped rains on northern and central Luzon.
By Frances Mangosing
Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun) gained more strength as it crossed Ragay Gulf while on its way to Southern Quezon on Tuesday night.
A man and his son-in-law were shot and killed on Tuesday by a man who tried to rob bus passengers in Moncada town in Tarlac province, police said.
By DJ Yap
Only 222 farm workers have yet to be installed on their farm lots at Hacienda Luisita, the Department of Agrarian Reform said Friday.