Go opens 125th Malasakit Center in Siargao

To provide medical assistance to the townsfolk in Siargao, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go led on Saturday the opening of the 125th Malasakit Center in the country.

Go was joined by Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar and top provincial officials led by …

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DAR to hire 126 Bicolanos for various posts

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) regional office in Bicol is hiring 126 people to fill up various vacant positions starting this week until July 10.

In a statement on Sunday, Geri Buensalida, DAR-Bicol spokesperson, said the agency has 117 entry-level and nine promotional positions …

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C-130 crashes in Patikul, Sulu

MANILA – A Philippine Air Force (PAF) C-130H Hercules transport aircraft crashed in Patikul, Sulu on Sunday morning, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief Gen. Cirilito Sobejana confirmed.

In an interview with reporters, Sobejana said the incident happened around 11: 30 a.m.

“One of …

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PSA to open website for PhilID verification

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) continues to implement measures to ensure that all demographic information of Philippine Identification (PhilID) cardholders is genuine.

PSA will soon roll out a website and offline mechanisms to enable relying parties, such as government agencies and financial service providers, to …

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Olympian Suarez dominates foe to remain unbeaten

Former Olympian Charly “King’s Warrior” Suarez kept his unblemished record as a professional lightweight campaigner after scoring a unanimous decision over Eduardo “The Nightmare” Mancito at the Urdaneta Cultural Sports Complex in Urdaneta City on Saturday night.

Suarez, who dropped his first boxing match in …

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TD ‘Emong’ slightly intensifies

MANILA – Tropical Depression Emong slightly intensified while moving north-northwestward over the Philippine Sea east of Southern Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported on Sunday.

As of 4 p.m., PAGASA said the center of “Emong” was estimated based on all …

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LPA off E. Samar develops into tropical depression

MANILA – The low pressure area of Guiuan, Eastern Samar developed into tropical depression “Emong,” the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Sunday.

In its 11 bulletin, PAGASA said the center of “Emong” was estimated based 700 kilometers East Northeast of …

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Davao, Iloilo cops go beyond call of duty

MANILA – Police officers in the cities of Davao and Iloilo have hogged the limelight for going beyond their mandate and helping the needy on separate occasions.

Lt. Helen Tabada, team leader of the Davao City Police Office’s Revitalized-Pulis sa Barangay, organized a carwash shop …

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