DA gives loan assistance to Ilocos farmers affected by 'Ineng'

Manila, Aug. 25 -- With Ilocos Norte having been placed under state of calamity due to Tropical Storm Ineng, the Department of Agriculture (DA) will be providing emergency loan assistance to affected ... Read More

Ilocos Norte placed under state of calamity due to 'Ineng'

Ilocos Norte was placed under a state of calamity due to severe flooding brought about by monsoon rains and the onslaught of Tropical Storm Ineng on Saturday (August 24). In a special session held at... Read More

New volleyball group to focus on search for new talents

Manila, Aug. 25 -- The next Alyssa Valdez, Mika Reyes and Jaja Santiago could come from the Community Volleyball Association (CVA). That's why CVA founding president Carlo Maceda and tournament direc... Read More

Netizens urged to share cops' good, bad deeds

Manila, Aug. 25 -- Maj. Gen. Guillermo, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief, urged millennials (those born in the 1980s or 1990s) to share good stories as well as the bad deeds of poli... Read More

Casimero KOs Mexican foe to retain interim WBO belt

Manila, Aug. 25 -- John Riel Casimero successfully defended his World Boxing Organization interim bantamweight title after defeating Mexico's Cesar Ramirez at the San Andres Sports Complex here on Sat... Read More

Southwest monsoon to bring rain showers, thunderstorms over PH

Manila, Aug. 25 -- Cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will prevail over the archipelago due to southwest monsoon (habagat), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronom... Read More

Banner stories of Manila's leading newspapers, Sun. Aug. 25, 2019

Manila, Aug. 25 -- Lack of trainers, poor LGU support stall RH drive PHILIPPINE STAR -- 'Good conduct' processing may be suspended MANILA BULLETIN -- Rural banks crucial in financial inclusion push ... Read More

DA positions Mindanao as PH 'food basket'

Manila, Aug. 25 -- Mindanao will be the food basket of the Philippines and will be given its due share and priority in agriculture and rural development. This was the take of Agriculture Secretary Wi... Read More

Pampanga peace council declares CPP-NPA 'persona non grata'

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Aug. 25 -- The Pampanga Peace and Order Council (PPOC) has declared members of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) as 'persona non grata.' The dec... Read More

Measles outbreak kills 2 in Mati City village

Manila, Aug. 25 -- A measles outbreak reported in a barangay in Mati City, Davao Oriental left two one-year old kids dead, the city information office said Saturday. In a statement from the Mati City... Read More