'Child malnutrition in Phl a stark reality'
PHILIPPINE Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday stressed the need to address child malnutrition, which persists despite the Philippines' much-touted economic growth.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Aquino administration implements massive infrastructure spending in Central Luzon
The government has been pursuing massive infrastructure development in Central Luzon that aims to boost economic growth and progress in the region.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New AFP chief assumes post today
A former rebel soldier who was part of a group that called for military reforms during the Marcos dictatorship will assume today as chief of the 125,000-strong Armed Forces of the Philippines.
Trader urges RDC: Oppose Sangley airport...
A businessman has asked the Regional Development Council in Central Luzon to oppose the plan of the Department of Transportation and Communication to build a new airport at Sangley Point in Cavite.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
'Glenda' barrels towards Bataan
MANILA Typhoon ''Glenda'' is now in the vicinity of Bataan province, state weather bureau PAGASA said.
Work suspensions for Wednesday, July 16
MANILA Following the suspension of work in all government offices in Metro Manila for Wednesday, various private companies have also cancelled work due to typhoon "Glenda" .
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Central Luzon braces for - Glenda'
The Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council is currently on Blue Alert in anticipation of the effects of Typhoon "Glenda" in Central Luzon.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Pagasa warns of floods, landslides
The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration or Pagasa in a news conference warned Monday of floods and landslides in Central Luzon and some areas of Ilocos and Cagayan Valley as a result of Tropical Storm Glenda.
NDRRMC braces for Tropical Storm Glenda
HUNDRED thirty four barangays are facing landslide risk while 3,958 barangays are susceptible to flood in areas placed under Public Storm Warning Signal number one, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Monday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Police nab suspects for illegal drugs, theft
Police operatives here arrested a woman suspect for alleged possession of illegal drugs and another suspect for theft in operations conducted Saturday.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Catholics mark today the Feast of Saint Veronica, a Biblical character referred to as the pious woman from Jerusalem who compassionately wiped the face of Jesus after He fell under the weight of His cross on the way to Calvary.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
New 23 judges named
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has appointed 23 judges for courts in Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Aurora, Zambales, Pampanga, Bataan and his home province of Tarlac.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Pampanga, Tarlac leaders express support for CGC
Several local leaders in Pampanga and Tarlac have openly expressed support to the establishment of the Clark Green City of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority , which is touted as the country's next metropolis.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
BFAR: Pampanga PH's top producer of tilapia, sugpo
Pampanga remains the country's top producer of tilapia and sugpo and it is number two in mudcrab production, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources said.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
People I know
Am I so lucky that I was able to mingle with names you commonly read on national newspapers, faces you frequently see on television, and maybe you wish you are as lucky as they are.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Around the Region
"WE HAVE much to learn from Spain. It is therefore, an exciting time for the Philippines and Spain to renew their friendship, here, right here in Baler, for both nations have learned valuable lessons", said Sec. Ramon R. Jimenez, Jr. of the Department of Tourism during the celebration of 12th Philippine-Spanish Friendship Day held at the Baler ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Cop arrested for alleged link to drugs trade
In a buy-bust operation, operatives from the Philippine National Police , Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency , and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group -Tarlac, arrested a 24-year-old woman after she was found in possession of a sachet of alleged shabu and P500 marked money.