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  • NCCA leads celebration of 2017 National Indigenous Peoples Month October 18, 2017
    PHILIPPINE indigenous peoples and their diverse and colorful cultures take the spotlight the whole month of October with the nation celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Month. Spearheading the celebration is the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), led by its chairman, National Artist Virgilio S. Almario, executive director Rico S. Pableo Jr., and deputy […]
  • Piston studying next move October 17, 2017
    THE Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (Piston)-Baguio is assessing their next move after staging a citywide strike in opposition to the government’s plan to phase-out 15-year old jeepneys. Lito Wayas, President of Piston-Baguio explained that based on their unification meeting of the Baguio-Benguet Movement Against Jeepney Phaseout, they decided to join the […]
  • TB cases increase; treatment intensifies – DOH October 17, 2017
    THERE are 8 Gene Xpert machines fully operational in the region to amplify rapid detection and detection Tuberculosis (TB). With 60 to 70 percent increase in the case notification rate of tuberculosis recorded from 2016-2017, Department of Health-Cordillera Senior Health Program Officer Clint Gil Ildefonso said the region is hopeful for patients to seek cure […]
  • Balweg: Talking of illegal drug war (continuation) October 17, 2017
    THIS is the state of the war on illegal drugs carried on by the present dispensation. It is, as we had said, an “antibiotic” that has to be employed because of the hitherto unheard-of virulence of the artificially produced drug so unlike the others before it.
  • La Trinidad vegetable supply remains steady October 17, 2017
    BENGUET Farmers Marketing Cooperative (BFMC) General Manager Agusta Balanoy said Tropical Storm Odette did not affect vegetable supply in the province. Balanoy said the most affected are those in the higher farms, “Not necessarily heavy damage. It did not affect any of the supply, it is normal as per report of the members.” Over the […]
  • Extension stalls in Baguio market reach 192 October 16, 2017
    BAGUIO City Councilor Leandro Yangot has presented a plan to accommodate close to 200 stalls at the night market extension. Yangot who stands as representative of the local council to the Baguio City Market Authority [BCMA] said the original plan to take in 70 vendors has ballooned to 192. Acting City Engineer Victorio Olpindo has […]
  • Cordillera highlighted in DOT fair October 16, 2017
    THE 1st North Philippines Tourism Forum and Career Fair highlights the rise of Cordillera region as meeting, incentive travel, convention and exhibition career hub for tourism. Department of Tourism (DOT)-Cordillera director Marie Venus Tan emphasized the need to strengthen the human resource base for tourism particularly in the hotel and restaurants, cruise, airlines and aviation, […]
  • La Trinidad on watch vs gambling October 16, 2017
    LA TRINIDAD police chief Benson Macli-ing said there is a continuous monitoring against illegal gambling in the town. “So far for the previous months we have filed cases for illegal gambling. Today the office is conducting visitations and monitoring in reported establishments.” Top date, Macliings said there are no reports of jueteng in the Valley […]
  • Puguis forest needs tougher security October 16, 2017
    Following reports of continuous intrusion of claimants at the Puguis Communal Forest, tighter security measures are being sought. Municipal Environment and Natural Resource Office (Menro) Arthur Pedro recommends a 24-hour and seven- day tour of duty for forest rangers assisted by law enforcement agencies. Pedro in his letter to La Trinidad Mayor Romeo Salda said […]
  • Domoguen: The Golden Rice Project in the Philippines October 16, 2017
    “GIVING ownership and control of the Golden Rice (GR) to those who truly need it,” conclusion of a three-part series article *****

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  • Duterte: Dr. Mahmud nakuha na ng militar sa Marawi City October 19, 2017
    Inianunsyo ngayon ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na nakuha na ng militar ni Dr. Mahmud Ahmad sa Marawi City. Ginawa ni Pangulong Duterte ang pahayag sa harap ng mga negosyante sa 43rd Philippine Business Conference and Expo Concluding Ceremony sa Manila Hotel, Maynila ngayong gabi. Kaninang umaga, sinabi ng militar na kasama si Dr. Mahmud sa […]
  • Humanitarian mission assistance, ipapadala ng region 2 sa Marawi City October 19, 2017
    CAUAYAN CITY – Magpapadala ang region 2 ng humanitarian mission Assistance upang tumulong sa pagbangon ng Marawi City. Sa panayam ng Bombo Radyo Cauayan, inihayag ni G. Jessie James Geronimo, Information Officer ng provincial gov’t. ng Isabela na nauna na ng tinalakay sa Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) Meeting na magpapadala ang region 2 […]
  • Duterte sa ASEAN: ‘If European Union can do it, why can’t we?’ October 19, 2017
    Aminado si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na maraming hamon ang kinakaharap ngayon ng ASEAN partikular ang hindi masyadong aktibong kooperasyon sa sektor ng trade o kalakalan. Sa kanyang mensahe ngayong gabi sa ASEAN High Level Forum sa Pasay City, sinabi ni Pangulong Duterte na marami pang dapat gawin at pag-usapan sa mga susunod na araw at […]
  • Zamboanga City, pinalalagay sa state of calamity dahil sa pinsala ni ‘Paolo’ October 19, 2017
    ZAMBOANGA CITY – Nagbigay na ng panukala ang City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council sa Sangguninang Panlungsod ng Zamboanga upang ilagay na sa state of calamity ang Zamboanga City. Ito’y dahil sa pagtaas ng bilang ng mga biktima at mga nasisirang ari-arian maging sa mga agricultural products dahil sa bagyong Paolo. Base sa nakuhang impormasyon […]
  • Pulis sa Surigao del Sur, nag-trending nang nagpa-breastfeed sa sanggol ng inang may depression October 19, 2017
    BUTUAN CITY – Umani ng mga papuri ang isang police non-commissioned officer ng PNP office sa Tandag City, Surigao del Sur matapos makita ng mga netizens ang kanilang post kung saan pinasuso nito ang isang buwang sanggol na karga ng ina na napag-alamang may post-partum depression. Sa eksklusibong interview ng Bombo Radyo Butuan, inihayag ni […]
  • PDEA 12 Director kag Brgy. Chairman sa South Cotabato naga-initay angot sa war on drugs October 19, 2017
    KORONADAL CITY- Naga-initay sa subong ang opisyal sang Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 12 kag ang lokal nga opisyal sa banwa sang Sto. Niño South Cotabato angot sa war on drugs nga ginapatuman sa idalom sang Duterte administration. Nahibaluan nga nag-ugat ini makaligad gindeklarar nga drug cleared ni Brgy. Ambalgan Sto. Niño South Cotabato kapitan Taba […]
  • Duterte sa EU: Punta kayo sa Phl, pangunahan ang drug war October 19, 2017
    Sinamantala ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang High Level Forum ng ika-50 anibersaryo ng ASEAN sa Pasay City. Ang naturang okasyon ay dinaluhan ng mga dating chairman, secretary-general at iba pang high level leaders ng Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gaya ni dating Pangulong Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo na chairman noong 2007. Sinabi ni Pangulong Duterte, hindi […]
  • 1 na patay, higit 100 turista inilakas sa pagkasunog ng iconic hotel sa Myanmar October 19, 2017
    Hindi pa umano matukoy ng mga otoridad sa Myanmar kung ano ang naging sanhi ng sunog sa magarbong hotel sa nasabing bansa kung saan isa ang naitalang patay. Ayon kay Htay Lwin, spokesman ng Htoo Group na siyang may-ari ng Kandawgyi Palace, iniimbestigahan pa ang insidente bagama’t lumalabas sa mga report na gas cylinder explosion […]
  • ‘Tutugisin hanggang sa kahuli-hulihang terorista sa Marawi’ October 19, 2017
    Tuloy pa rin ang pagtugis ng militar sa mga nalalabing terorista sa Marawi City, kahit napatay na ang mga lider nito na si Isnilon Hapilon at Omar Maute, pati na ang susunod sanang Emir nila na si Dr. Mahmud Ahmad. Ayon kay Col. Romeo Brawner sa panayam ng Bombo Radyo, hahabulin nila hanggang sa pinakahuling […]
  • PUV modernization program, mapapasimulan ngayong taon – LTFRB October 19, 2017
    Ngayong taon ay mapapasimulan na ng pamahalaan ang pagtupad ng PUV modernization program. Ayon kay Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) chairman Martin Delgra ngayon pa lamang ay puspusan na ang kanilang paghahanda para dito. Nabatid na mayroong P1 billion na inilaan ang Land Bank of the Philippines para sa naturang programa. Aabot naman […]

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  • Promoting PH is everyone’s task–DOT exec September 15, 2017
    Saying her task was not to keep a headcount of tourist arrivals, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo announced the establishment of tourism media to help push the country “into the global radar” so tourism could improve local economies and serve as a poverty alleviation tool. The post Promoting PH is everyone’s task–DOT exec appeared first on […]
  • Cops nab 2 for sniffing shabu inside car in Dagupan August 12, 2017
    Police on Saturday arrested two Baguio City residents for sniffing shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) inside a car parked along the road here. The post Cops nab 2 for sniffing shabu inside car in Dagupan appeared first on Inquirer News.
  • Baguio man faces raps after failed attempt to kill self with grenade June 9, 2017
    A former member of the defunct Philippine Constabulary is now facing a charge of alarm and scandal after failing in his attempt to commit suicide by detonating a grenade inside a building at the Baguio City Public Market on Wednesday (June 7). The post Baguio man faces raps after failed attempt to kill self with […]
  • Kin of cop slain by Maute in Marawi appeal for justice June 1, 2017
    The body of Senior Insp. Freddie Solar has returned home, a week after he was shot dead by members of the Maute Group when they laid siege on Marawi City on May 23. The body's return from Mindanao was financed by friends, classmates and relatives working overseas, said Teresita Sungar, Solar's grandmother. The post Kin […]
  • Baguio court junks cases vs Sobrepeña, top John Hay execs May 29, 2017
    A Baguio City judge has dropped the criminal cases against businessman Robert John Sobrepeña and other top executives of Camp John Hay Development Corp. (CJHDevCo). The post Baguio court junks cases vs Sobrepeña, top John Hay execs appeared first on Inquirer News.
  • Planning a trip to Baguio CITY? Gas up in lowlands May 25, 2017
    If you are traveling on your own vehicle to Baguio City, make sure you have enough fuel to take you down to the lowlands to refuel in Pangasinan or La Union province. The post Planning a trip to Baguio CITY? Gas up in lowlands appeared first on Inquirer News.
  • Baguio mourns 2 ex-mayors who steered city thru crises May 16, 2017
    In a span of six days, Baguio City lost its mayor who dealt with the impact of the 1990 killer earthquake, and another official who rallied residents when the summer capital was gripped by the meningococcemia scare in the early 2000. The post Baguio mourns 2 ex-mayors who steered city thru crises appeared first on […]
  • Vizcaya town treasurer loses gun, P30k to Baguio thieves May 8, 2017
    The municipal treasurer of Kayapa town in Nueva Vizcaya lost a gun and P30,000 to thieves at the parking lot of a Baguio restaurant on Sunday night (May 7), the Cordillera police said. The cash and a government-issued .45-pistol were inside a black sling bag which was taken from the van of 55-year-old John Benedict […]
  • Body found at Burnham Park by Baguio jogger April 27, 2017
    A jogger stumbled upon the body of an unidentified man at Burnham Park here on Wednesday morning (April 26) bearing what appeared to be a stab wound in the chest, the Cordillera police said. The body of the man, who was 5’3” to 5’5” in height, appeared to be between 25 and 30 years old, […]
  • Ex-basketball star Bong Alvarez accused of domestic violence by GF April 24, 2017
    Retired basketball player Paul “Bong” Alvarez was arrested on Sunday (April 23) for a domestic violence charge filed by his girlfriend, the police said. Mary Anne Dungca Ting, 38, complained that the 48-year-old Alvarez hurt her during a fight at a still undisclosed place in Barangay(village) Loakan Proper at 2:15 a.m. The post Ex-basketball star […]