Bataan riders seek amendment on double plate law

PILAR, March 24 -- Motorcycle riders from this province protested on Sunday the provision of Republic Act 11235 or Motorcycle Crime Prevention Act, specifically on the double plates that they claim wi... Read More

Reds urged to grab chance for localized peace talks

Manila, March 24 -- anking military commander in the Visayas said communist New People's Army terrorists (CNT) still waging war against society should grab the opportunity to directly negotiate with t... Read More

Bacolod youth group bats for mental health in poll platforms

Manila, March 24 -- The Youth for Mental Health Inc. (Y4MH)-Bacolod is pushing for the inclusion of the mental health agenda in the platforms of candidates running in the May 13 elections. "Only days... Read More

DOH Calabarzon intensifies anti-dengue drive

Manila, March 24 -- The Department of Health (DOH) in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, and Quezon) has intensified its anti-dengue campaign to bring down the cases of said disease in the region. ... Read More

How La Mesa Dam became part of Metro Manila's water supply system

Manila, March 24 -- Did you know how La Mesa Dam in Novaliches, a former town now divided between Quezon City and Caloocan City, became part of the Angat-Ipo-La Mesa water system which supplies potabl... Read More

Sugar industry stakeholders back Go, 6 other senatorial bets

Manila, March 24 -- Tatak Kalamay, a multi-sector group composed of the country's sugar industry stakeholders, endorsed seven senatorial candidates they consider as champions of the sugar industry. T... Read More

Bizman nabbed in GenSan drug raid

Manila, March 24 -- Police operatives arrested a businessman here in an anti-drug operation in a housing village late Friday night. Brig. Gen. Eliseo Tam Rasco, regional director of the Police Region... Read More

Troops overrun NPA hideout in Iloilo

Manila, March 24 -- A suspected leader of the New People's Army (NPA) was killed as government troops overran an NPA hideout following an encounter in the hinterlands of Iloilo, the military said on S... Read More

PhilHealth seeks to hasten IRR for UHC law

Manila, March 24 -- The state-run social health insurance company vowed to fast-track the crafting of the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the Universal Health Care Law to operationalize it... Read More

Impact of El Nino may worsen more in April

Manila, March 24 -- Drought-driving El Nino phenomenon may cause drier and warmer conditions nationwide this April. Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAGASA) said way-bel... Read More