Speaker Romualdez gives cash aid to Leyte athletes

TACLOBAN CITY, April 30 -- The Office of House Speaker Martin Romualdez has distributed cash assistance to athletes from this city and the first district of Leyte province who will compete in the upco... Read More

8 E. Visayas towns commit to implement adoption law

TACLOBAN CITY, April 30 -- The National Authority for Child Care (NACC) has signed an agreement with eight local government units (LGUs) in Eastern Visayas to carry out the foster care program. The L... Read More

Offenders tapped to help preserve historical sites in Eastern Visayas

TACLOBAN CITY, April 26 -- An initial 360 parolees and probationers will help preserve heritage sites in the Eastern Visayas region as part of the government's initiative to help them transition back ... Read More

Future is bright for root crops in Eastern Visayas, experts say

BAYBAY CITY, April 26 -- Officials are optimistic that the availability of production technologies will encourage more farmers in Eastern Visayas to plant root crops given their suitability to the reg... Read More

Endangered tarsier spotted in Leyte town

TACLOBAN CITY, April 25 -- The local government unit of Tunga, Leyte has confirmed sightings of endangered Philippine tarsier in one of its villages. In a social media post on Thursday, the local to... Read More

PNP intensifies manhunt for Quiboloy

TACLOBAN CITY, April 23 -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Rommel Francisco Marbil on Tuesday said they are doing their best to arrest fugitive pastor Apollo Quiboloy. Speaking to reporte... Read More

Police improving strategies vs. illegal drugs

TACLOBAN CITY, April 23 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) is reviewing its strategies in fighting illegal drugs as traders have already adapted to existing policies. PNP chief Gen. Rommel Franc... Read More

Eastern Visayas university starts P1.5-B 'smart' campus project

TACLOBAN CITY, April 22 -- The Eastern Visayas State University (EVSU) in this city has kicked off the implementation of its PHP1.5-billion "smart" campus project meant to modernize the operation of t... Read More

Army awards soldier who died saving 2 kids from drowning

TACLOBAN CITY, April 22 -- The Philippine Army has awarded a bronze cross medal to a soldier who died while saving two kids from drowning in Borongan City, Eastern Samar. Brig. Gen. Noel Vestuir, com... Read More

3 NPA fighters, supporter yield firearms in Northern Samar town

TACLOBAN CITY, April 19 -- Two members of the New People's Army (NPA) and a member of the rebel's militia unit have laid down their arms and voluntarily surrendered on Thursday to the military and mem... Read More