Dawlah Islamiya 'member' killed in Lanao Sur clash

Manila, Jan. 25 -- An alleged member of the Dawlah Islamiya was killed in a clash with government troops in the hinterlands of Lanao del Sur, military officials said Saturday. Lt. Col. Rafman Altre, t... Read More

4 NoCot State U alumni top 2019 microbiologists exam

Manila, Jan. 25 -- Four graduates of the state-run University of Southern Mindanao (USM) in North Cotabato swept the top four spots of the December 2019 certification examination for registered microb... Read More

New sin tax law to give Pinoys comfortable life: Andanar

Manila, Jan. 24 -- The signing of Republic Act (RA) 11467, which raises excise taxes on vape, heated tobacco and liquor products, will help President Rodrigo Duterte fulfill his promise of a "dignifie... Read More

PRRD just keeping word to back cops in anti-drug drive: Lorenzana

Manila, Jan. 24 -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte is just keeping his promise to back police officials at the forefront of his administration's anti-drug campaign, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana sai... Read More

37 PLMar nursing grads pass licensure exam

Manila, Jan. 24 -- A total of 37 nursing graduates from the Pamantasan Lungsod ng Marikina has successfully passed the 2019 Nursing Licensure Examination (NLE). Marikina City Mayor Marcelino "Marcy" ... Read More

PRRD leads send-off rites for kin of detained OFW in Bahrain

Manila, Jan. 24 -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday led the send-off ceremony for the family of an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) detained in Bahrain, Malacanang said on Friday. In a press st... Read More

Almost 89K families affected by Taal unrest

Manila, Jan. 24 -- The number of families displaced by the restive Taal Volcano has climbed to 88,842, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Friday. In its 6 a.... Read More

Affordable liver transplant soon in PH

Manila, Jan. 24 -- Filipinos with liver failure find a glimmer of hope after President Rodrigo R. Duterte vowed to capacitate the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) so that patients need ... Read More

'Coco festival' marks Lanao Norte town's 60th anniversary

LINAMON, Jan. 24 -- his town celebrated its 60th founding anniversary on Thursday through "Hudyaka sa Lubi Festival (Merriment of Coconuts)," a homage to the municipality's coconut industry. Some 6,00... Read More

Drug suspect killed in S. Kudarat shootout

Manila, Jan. 24 -- Police killed a suspected drug peddler in Esperanza, Sultan Kudarat, in a shootout Wednesday, an official said. Brig. Gen. Alfred Corpus, director of the Police Regional Office -12,... Read More