DA supplies potable water to 167 Banaue households

Manila, March 21 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) has commissioned another potable water system sub-project which provides water to 167 households in a far-flung barangay (village) in Banaue, Ifu... Read More

Iloilo local gov't units urged to craft tourism plans

Manila, March 21 -- The Iloilo Provincial Tourism Office (PTO) encourages local government units (LGU) to have their own municipal tourism plans. Gilbert Marin, provincial tourism officer, underscore... Read More

Suspect in Koronadal cop's slay nabbed in GenSan

Manila, March 21 -- A suspect in the killing of a police officer in Koronadal City December last year was arrested in Barangay Apopong here Wednesday afternoon. Police Brig. Gen. Eliseo Rasco, region... Read More

PRRD clarifies he didn't link Bacolod mayor to illegal drugs

Manila, March 21 -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte has clarified that he never identified or named Mayor Evelio Leonardia as among the local government officials involved in the illegal drug trade as he... Read More

Senate, House negotiators try to break budget deadlock Monday

Manila, March 21 -- Negotiators from both the Senate and the House of Representatives are expected to meet on Monday to break the deadlock over the proposed 2019 national budget, Senator Loren Legarda... Read More

Eastern Visayas' 5th Malasakit Center opens in Samar

CATBALOGAN CITY, March 21 -- The central government has inaugurated a Malasakit Center at the Samar Provincial Hospital here on Wednesday. Secretary Michael Dino, Presidential Assistant for the Visay... Read More

Why only 12 are elected every 3 years for the 24-member Senate?

Manila, March 21 -- If you are voting for the first time in this year's mid-term polls, then you may be among those wondering why the country is electing only 12 members of the Senate every three year... Read More

Parts of North Ave. closed to traffic due to MRT-7 construction

Manila, March 21 -- Some areas of North Avenue in Quezon City will be closed to traffic starting Thursday night until Friday morning to give way for the relocation of power lines by Manila Electric Co... Read More

Army seizes BIFF lair in Maguindanao

DATU PIANG, March 21 -- Government forces pursuing Islamic State-inspired Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in Maguindanao have seized an abandoned lair of the terror group in Barangay Magasl... Read More

ASEAN workshop on fighting fake news opens in Bangkok

Manila, March 21 -- Journalists from member-states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gathered here to further strengthen the fight against the prevalence of fake news and disinform... Read More