PDEA: Dagupan supplies illegal drugs to Ilocos, Cordillera
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Ilocos Region confirmed that Barangay Bonuan Binloc in Dagupan City is the source of illegal drugs filtering into other parts of Pangasinan, La Union and Baguio City as affirmed by most arrested drug pushers and dealers in those areas.
Renovated Classrooms Greet Deaf- Mute Students in PH First Day of Classes
When the previous academic year ended last March, students at Special Education Center Baguio in northern Philippines thought they would use the same plastic chairs and dripping ceiling when they return.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Asia News Network
BAGUIO, Philippines: Philippines urged to fix human rights laws
Amnesty International has urged the incoming 16th Philippine Congress to close loopholes in the antitorture law and two other laws designed to protect human rights.
American missionary dies in Kennon Road mishap
BAGUIO CITY , Philippines An American pastor died when his vehicle rammed a concrete barrier along Kennon Road here last June 11, according to a belated report.
Capili: Socialized condominium unit
HOW would you like to own your socialized residential condominium unit? If the pending bill in Congress filed by Bagong Henerasyon Party-list Representative Bernadette Herrera- Dy will become a law, condominium developers will be required to allocate twenty percent of their developed condominium project for socialized condominium units.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Padilla: Philippine - " American Friendship Day Celebration just around the bend
ONE OF the most significant international event being celebrated in our country is the Philippine - American Friendship Day set on July 4. The red letter day is just around the bend, at least 18 days from today.
Cicel Reyna, another Pinay in Action
The diminutive doctor who specializes in rehabilitation and sports medicine and a traditional Chinese medicine acupuncturist at the Luzon Medical Center, is a competitive sportswoman who competes in triathlon events.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Sunstar Cebu, Baguio Midland Courier sweep community press awards
SUNSTAR CEBU and the Baguio Midland Courier bagged many of the awards in the seven categories of the Philippine Press Institute's 2012 Civic Journalism Community Press Awards.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
South Coast Register
Local crew in dramatic rescue
HELPING HAND: HMAS Newcastle receives injured sailors from MT Perla via the ship's medical team aboard the Seahawk.
Cordilleran one of PH's top soldier
CORDILLERANS will have another reason to be proud of as a Baguio-born soldier was recently hailed as one of the country's awardees in the search for The Outstanding Philippine Soldiers for 2013.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Baguio bids to host Apec meetings
BAGUIO City councilors took the challenge of the tourism industry as they approved a measure asking the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation national organizing committee to consider Baguio in hosting sectoral meetings.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Guinaran: The parable of overloading
I'VE BEEN watching a lot of cute commercials lately and I've seen the semblance between the Greenwich pizza and the buses we have.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Asia News Network
BAGUIO, Philippines: Peace hopes dim under Aquino, say rebels
As far as communist rebels in the Cordilleras are concerned, the prospect of forging a peace agreement with the Aquino administration is bleak, citing the Philippine government's failure to implement an initial accord on respect for human rights and recent air strikes that left two teenagers wounded.
Van crash victim fighting for his life
Barack Obama, five years into his presidency, presides over a national security apparatus that in many ways resembles the one left behind by President George W Bush.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Weird Asia News
Father Gives Children 20+ Names to Stick it to Government
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Thu Jun 06, 2013
Editorial: Close, open, close, open
THE Hotel and Restaurant Association of Baguio wrote President Benigno Aquino III and local officials seeking for the rehabilitation and upgrading of the Loakan Airport in a bid to host international events and conferences.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
61 private schools in Cordillera hike fees
PARENTS sending their children to private schools and universities in the region will have to bear the burden of another round of tuition and miscellaneous fee increases starting this month.
Stop Dog Meat Trade in South East Asia & Thailand
While attending 2013 Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora in Bangkok, Animal Welfare Institute Legislative Assistant, Rosalyn Morrison, an expert in the South Korean dog and cat meat trade, expanded her mission to end the dog meat trade to Southeast Asia.
Fri May 31, 2013
Dacawi: The summer of 24
MOST of the 24 girls who signed up for the city's Special Program for the Employment of Students initially expected to be doing messengerial and office work.
Police file vote buying raps
Comelec regional director Nick Mendros, during the post election assessment meeting of the Cordillera Joint Security Council Committees, revealed the pendency of four cases of vote buying filed in his office prior to the conduct of the May 13 midterm elections.