NATIONAL NEWS

REGIONAL NEWS

Regional 1

Dagupan teacher represents PH in int’l pageant for men

By Ahikam Pasion DAGUPAN CITY --- A teacher in Dagupan City will represent the country in the upcoming Mister Working Men International 2019 to be...

Region 2

Royal Air makes maiden Macau-Cagayan flight

By Villamor Visaya Jr. LAL-LO, Cagayan -- The Cagayan Economic Zone Authority and local officials here are expecting more economic and tourism opportunities as private...

Region 3

PhilRice, Philmech train rice specialists, extension workers

By Marilyn Galang SCIENCE CITY OF MUNOZ, Nueva Ecija — The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) and Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech)...

Region 4

City in Cavite pays tribute to local hero

By Dennis Abrina GENERAL TRIAS CITY, CAVITE -– A city, named after its Cavite-born revolutionary hero and the acknowledged first de facto vice president of...

Region 5

Advocacy project for teens moves Bicol Region

Project “Teenspired,” an advocacy against teen-age pregnancy was brought to Legazpi City Science High School last September 28, with the participation of 45 grade...

Region 6

Espenido assigned to Bacolod Police

By Gail Momblan ILOILO CITY --- Lieutenant Colonel Jovie Espenido was assigned as the deputy city director for operations of the Bacolod City Police Office...

Region 7

Reg. 7 transpo operators back PUV modernization

By John Rey Saavedra CEBU CITY --- The Department of Transportation’s (DOTr) public utility vehicle (PUV) modernization program has earned the support of “all” the...

Region 8

Leyte IPs learn farming, discard wildlife hunting

By Sarwell Meniano BURAUEN, Leyte -- The Mamanwas, an indigenous people’s (IPs) group that settled in Kagbana village here, completely abandoned their old-aged tradition of...

Region 9

5 ex-NPA rebels get cash aid from Zambo Norte

By Teofilo Garcia, Jr.   ZAMBOANGA CITY -- Five New People’s Army (NPA) rebels have received cash assistance from the provincial government of Zamboanga del Norte, officials...

Region 10

Holistic drug rehabilitation center opens in Iligan City

By Divina Suson ILIGAN CITY--The Iligan City government and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) opened on Tuesday a "Balay Silangan" center inside the Drug...

Region 11

EO 70 cited in decreased NPA-military encounters

By Che Palicte DAVAO CITY --- President Rodrigo Duterte’s Executive Order (EO) 70, which seeks to institute a "whole of government" approach in addressing communist...

Region 12

Migratory bird population in Sarangani reaches 140K

By Allen Estabillo GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- Environment personnel in Sarangani province have documented nearly 140,000 migratory raptors taking temporary refuge in the last three...

Region 13

Butuan City’s ‘lupon’ wins national incentive award

By Alexander Lopez BUTUAN CITY – The Lupong Tagapamayapa of Barangay Doongan here in Butuan City is among the three national awardees of the Lupong...

CAR

Baguio parades longest longanisa during festival

By Pamela Mariz Geminiano BAGUIO CITY -- A total of 3,633 kilos of longanisa (sausage) were paraded by hospitality and tourism management students from different...

BARMM

Cotabato engineer to represent BARMM in national OWWA tilt

By Edwin Fernandez COTABATO CITY -- A Cotabateño engineer will represent the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OWWA-BARMM) in the Model...

CAMPUS NEWS

WORLD NEWS

Japanese rocket launches to replace space station batteries.

By Nariyoung Kim A Japanese supply ship named the Kounotori (White Stork) was launched on Tuesday towards the International Space Station to install the six...

Nuke talks between US and N. Korea ‘could happen soon’ says...

By Nariyoung Kim Nuclear negotiations between the United Stated and North Korea will likely return within two to three weeks stated South Korea’s spy agency. President...

Villanueva pushes for public utilization of researches on APCoRE Conference

During the recent Asia-Pacific Consortium of Researches and Educators, Inc. (APCoRE) held last September 18-20 at Jen, Hotel, Manila, Sen. Joel Villanueva, presently the...

SPORTS NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

Power generation firms urged to put up plants, boost supply

By Joann Villanueva   MAUBAN, QUEZON -- The Philippine government has adopted a technology-neutral policy to entice more generation companies to put up power plants and help...

Cebu Pacific offers flight rebooking at cheaper price

By Ma. Cristina Arayata   MANILA -- Customers of Cebu Pacific (CEB) could soon rebook their flights twice, up to two hours before departure, via "Flexi", the carrier's...

DOE exec sees normalization of Luzon power supply

By  Joann Villanueva   MANILA -- Energy Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella has discounted another yellow alert status for the Luzon grid on Wednesday, as maintenance works on...