DSWD wants Soccsksargen LGUs to replicate flagship programs

Manila, April 22 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 or Soccsksargen is pushing for the replication by more local government units (LGUs) and non-government groups ... Read More

PNP beefs up intel monitoring in wake of Sri Lanka blasts

Manila, April 22 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) has intensified its intelligence information gathering in the wake of bombings in Sri Lanka. "Definitely, of course number one, we beef up int... Read More

Albayalde commends cops, partners for peaceful Holy Week

Manila, April 22 -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde on Monday commended all PNP commanders and personnel responsible for the peaceful observance of the Holy Week. "I exten... Read More

Vacationers urged to ensure own safety in their summer trips

Manila, April 22 -- As the influx of tourists in Eastern Visayas is expected to continue this summer, the Department of Tourism (DOT) reminded visitors anew to continue observing safety measures. DOT... Read More

PH, Japan defense chiefs meet in Tokyo

Manila, April 22 -- In line with the efforts to strengthen the country's defense relations, Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya ... Read More

DND mourns passing of ex-Ambassador Severino

Manila, April 22 -- The Department of National Defense (DND) joins the nation in mourning the passing of former Ambassador Rodolfo Severino Jr. on Good Friday. He was eight days away from his 83rd bi... Read More

Pampanga town declares state of calamity due to quake

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, April 22 -- he municipality of Porac in this province on Monday night declared a state of calamity following the fatalities and damages caused by the powerful earthquake that hit... Read More

BRP Andres Bonifacio to join ASEAN maritime exercises

Manila, April 22 -- The Philippine Navy (PN) will deploy the BRP Andres Bonifacio (PS-17), one of its most capable offshore patrol vessels, to the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting-Plus Maritime Securi... Read More

Isolated rains over PH Monday

Manila, April 22 -- The country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers, the weather bureau said on Monday. This weather condition is due to the easterlies affecting ... Read More

Magnitude 6.1 quake causes road, infra damage in Pampanga

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, April 22 -- The magnitude 6.1 earthquake that jolted parts of Luzon on Monday caused damages in several roads and other infrastructures in this province. Based on a report from ... Read More