Agusan Norte NPA leader yields, hands over 3 firearms

Manila, Sept. 18 -- After five years of scouring the mountains of Agusan del Norte fighting the government, a ranking leader of the communist New People's Army (NPA) decided to return to the fold of t... Read More

Zambo Sur marks 68th anniversary; fetes 3 military officials

Manila, Sept. 18 -- The provincial government of Zamboanga del Sur accorded honors and recognition to three military officials as the province marked its 68th Founding Anniversary Thursday. In a state... Read More

BARMM starts 2nd wave of Covid-19 relief aid in NoCot

Manila, Sept. 18 -- Some 5,530 families from 12 barangays in Pigcawayan, North Cotabato benefited from the second wave of relief assistance from the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BA... Read More

Cotabato City records 28 of 41 new cases in Soccsksargen

Manila, Sept. 18 -- ight of the 41 new cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) as of Thursday evening are from this city, the Department of Health-Soccsksargen s... Read More

Anti-sub helicopters' torpedoes, missiles now in PH: Navy chief

Manila, Sept. 18 -- Munitions for the major weapons system of the Philippine Navy (PN)'s two AugustaWestland (now Leonardo) AW-159 "Wildcat" anti-submarine helicopters are now in the country. "Both t... Read More

Southwest monsoon to bring scattered rains over parts of PH

Manila, Sept. 18 -- The southwest monsoon affecting Luzon and the Visayas will bring scattered rains over parts of these islands, a weather specialist said on Friday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geop... Read More

Covid-19 isolation facility to rise in Samar's tennis court

Manila, Sept. 18 -- Despite criticisms on the proposed conversion of Catbalogan City lawn tennis court into a coronavirus disease (Covid-19) isolation facility, the Samar provincial government said th... Read More

Duterte extends state of calamity due to Covid-19

Manila, Sept. 18 -- President Rodrigo Duterte has extended the declaration of a state of calamity throughout the Philippines for one more year due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic. In P... Read More

Soldiers seize firearms in NegOcc clash with NPA

Manila, Sept. 18 -- Soldiers from the 94th and the 11th Infantry Battalions based in Negros Oriental have seized firearms following an encounter with suspected members of the New People's Army (NPA) i... Read More

Albay guv seeks upgrade of gov't TV station as learning tool

Manila, Sept. 18 -- Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara on Friday requested for the upgrading of the People's Television Network (PTV) station in the province, to be used as a tool for students' distanc... Read More