Chavit partners with Korean investors to lower infra cost

Manila, March 23 -- Former Ilocos Sur governor Luis "Chavit" Singson is bent on bringing down the prices of building materials in the country as he reported a looming business partnership with Korean ... Read More

Maguindanao village exec slain in ambush

DATU ODIN SINSUAT, March 23 -- Police has launched a manhunt against two men who ambushed and killed a village official of Maguindanao at the vicinity of this town on Saturday morning. In a report to... Read More

Health execs urge public to help fight dengue

Manila, March 23 -- Health officials in North Cotabato have expressed alarm over the rise in the incidence of dengue since January and urged the public to help contain the disease. Dr. Eva Rabaya, No... Read More

BOC, PDEA foil P1.8-B shabu shipment

Manila, March 23 -- A shipment, containing 276 kg. of shabu worth PHP1.8 billion and packed to appear like tea products, was intercepted by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) and the Philippine Drug Enforcem... Read More

Mt. Carmel church in QC to get Minor Basilica status

Manila, March 23 -- The Diocese of Cubao is inviting the faithful to attend the celebration that will elevate the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel into a Minor Basilica on Monday. In a pos... Read More

Beijing ignores ICC complaint vs. Xi

Manila, March 23 -- Beijing will just ignore the case filed against Chinese President Xi Jinping by two former Philippine officials as it did not represent the view of the Philippines, Charge d'Affair... Read More

Balik Scientists air Filipino researchers' plights

Manila, March 23 -- Even if the Balik Scientist Act was already signed into a law in June 2018, Filipino researchers and Balik Scientists (returning scientists) still experience challenges. In separa... Read More

Army leads poll peace covenant signing in Maguindanao town

CAMP SIONGCO, March 23 -- Military and local officials foresee a peaceful and orderly local election in the Maguindanao town of Datu Saudi Ampatuan after candidates signed a peace covenant Friday. The... Read More

Ex-detainee nabbed for peddling 'shabu' in Maguindanao

Manila, March 23 -- A man formerly detained on murder charges was rearrested by anti-narcotics agents during a drug buy-bust operation in Sultan Kudarat town in Maguindanao Friday. Deputy Director Ma... Read More

Partly cloudy skies over PH Saturday

Manila, March 23 -- Partly cloudy skies will prevail over the country on Saturday, while some areas will experience isolated rain showers, the weather bureau said. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophys... Read More