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Regional 1

ROTC cadet catches student who jumped off 5th floor

By Hilda Austria DAGUPAN CITY --- A 20-year-old criminology student here, who is a Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) cadet, has saved the life of...

Region 2

PUP ties up with MMSU for extension project

The Polytechnic University of the Philippines College of Communication in partnership with Mariano Marcos State University College of Arts and Sciences held its first...

Region 3

350 pregnant women join Buntis Congress in N. Ecija

By Marilyn Galang TALAVERA, Nueva Ecija -- Some mothers give their six-month old babies commercial baby food because they are apprehensive about giving them sweet...

Region 4

DA Sec. Dar: Strengthen R & D for improved coffee productivity

By Gladys Pino INDANG, Cavite --- Agriculture Secretary William Dar has called for more research to improve the country's declining domestic coffee production instead of...

Region 5

DOLE, NLRC to put up satellite offices in Bicol

By Mar Serrano LEGAZPI CITY -- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Bicol and the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) signed a memorandum...

Region 6

Iloilo City to receive Asean Clean Tourist City Award

By Perla Lena ILOILO CITY -- The highly-urbanized Iloilo City in Western Visayas was one of the awardees of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations...

Region 7

Cebu City ABC head welcomes Christmas gift for brgy execs

By John Rey Saavedra CEBU CITY – This city’s top barangay official on Wednesday said they were elated with Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go’s recommendation...

Region 8

Wage board OKs P2K pay hike for E. Visayas...

By Gerico Sabalza TACLOBAN CITY -- The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Eastern Visayas (RTWP 8) has granted a P2,000 increase to the...

Region 9

Teen pregnancy advocacy inspires Zamboanga

The Philippine Pediatric Society Southwestern Mindanao Chapter (SWMC) launched Project Teenspired, a fast growing advocacy against teenage pregnancy at Pilar College last November 16,...

Region 10

Mindanao state collegiate games start in Camiguin

By Jigger Jerusalem MAMBAJAO, CAMIGUIN --- Athletes from the state universities and colleges (SUCs) in Mindanao converged here to compete in the 30th Mindanao Association...

Region 11

MinDA eyes BARMM provinces to supply Halal food to Sabah

By Che Palicte DAVAO CITY -- The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) is eyeing three provinces within the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) for...

Region 12

MSU-Gen. Santos produces record 17 LET topnotchers

MSU-Gen. Santos produces records 17 LET topnotchers By Allen Estabillo GENERAL SANTOS CITY --- At least 17 education graduates of the Mindanao State University (MSU) campus here...

Region 13

Caraga observes Week of Peace

By Alexander Lopez BUENAVISTA, Agusan del Norte --- The Mindanao Week of Peace is being celebrated in Caraga Region starting November 28 until December 4...

CAR

DICT kicks off 1st free Wi-Fi site in Baguio

By Liza Agoot BAGUIO CITY --- The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) launched on Wednesday the first free Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) site here. “This...

BARMM

Gov’t, victims’ kin mark Maguindanao massacre

By Edwin Fernandez AMPATUAN, Maguindanao --- Maguindanao Representative Esmael “Toto” Mangudadatu, Army division commander, Major General Diosdado Carreon, and Presidential Task Force on Media Security...

CAMPUS NEWS

WORLD NEWS

Organization for women in media holds safety forum

The International Association for Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) recently held a media forum entitled: “Women Journalists Fight Back” last November 6, 2019,...

An Early Peace Wish for 2020 – a letter from Dr....

by Christopher Cottrell  &  Rhodora Gonzales, Ph.D. l  Chairman's Corner Dear Friends of Peace: I find myself, as I am sure you do, reading or watching...

Filipino teen gymnasts bags 5 gold in 3-country EU campaign

By Nariyoung Kim The Philippine National Women’s Rhythmic Gymnastics Team, Breanna Labadan, Daniela Reggie Dela Pisa, brought home five gold medals to the Philippines from...

SPORTS NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

Flooding hampering transmission line restoration in Bicol

By Joann Villanueva   MANILA -- Flooding caused by Typhoon “Tisoy” (Kammuri) made it hard for personnel of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) to...

November inflation ‘major factor’ in next week’s BSP rate meet

By Joann Villanueva   MANILA -- The rise of the November 2019 inflation rate will be among the factors that Philippine monetary officials will look into during...

7-day TDF post undersubscription Wednesday

By Joann Villanueva   MANILA – Undersubscription was registered in the 7-day term facility of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Wednesday while the other tenors...