Regions

3 Oriental Mindoro towns hit by floods

Lubog pa rin sa baha ang ilang bahagi ng Capiz matapos ang pag-ulan na nagsimula noon pang Sabado. Posible ring umabot hanggang sa weekend ang baha sa ilang bahagi ng Oriental Mindoro. Apektado tuloy ang pananim ng mga magsasaka. Magba-Bandila si Sarita Kare. Bandila, Marso 28, 2012, Miyerkules

Devotees flock to church inside Leyte cave

Puntahan ngayon ng mga nagninilay-nilay ang simbahang nasa loob ng kuweba sa Maasin City sa Southern Leyte. Agaw-atensyon din ang kapilya sa Bacolod na yari sa putik at iba pang indigenous material. Magba-Bandila si Jenette Ruedas. Bandila, Marso 28, 2012, Miyerkules

Ampatuans face raps for chainsaw killings

COTABATO CITY, Philippines – More than 20 members of the Ampatuan clan, as well as the mayor of Datu Piang town, are facing multiple murder charges after a court issued an arrest warrant in relation to the so-called "chainsaw massacre."

Fire hits gov't office in Cotabato

MANILA, Philippines – Fire razed the administrative and testing building of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) Region 12 office along Gov. Gutierrez Avenue, Cotabato City early Wednesday.

Junk collector's daughter graduates magna cum laude

Isang anak ng magbobote sa Tiaong, Quezon ang magtatapos ng magna cum laude. Ibinahagi ng Bayan Patroller ang kanyang kuwento para magsilbing inspirasyon sa maraming kabataan. Nagpa-Patrol, Sol Aragones. TV Patrol, Marso 28, 2012, Miyerkules

Fisherman missing in Leyte - NDRRMC

Bad weather in Southern Luzon and Visayas has left one person missing in the town of Tolosa, Leyte, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Wednesday.

PMA chief wants plebes to report 'hazing'

MANILA, Philippines - Incoming Philippine Military Academy (PMA) freshmen or "plebes" should report all "hazing" or incidents of maltreatment,  PMA superintendent Maj. Gen. Nonato Peralta Jr. said on Wednesday.

Residents, gov't, donors team up to build road in Southern Leyte

Anahawan is a remote municipality in Southern Leyte which is rich in agriculture and home to over 2,000 people. But no cars or motorcycles can pass through the area. However, it has become more accessible after residents and foreigners worked together to rebuild a road. Dateline Philippines, ANC, March 28, 2012

Brillantes: ARMM re-registration will be difficult

MANILA, Philippines – A general re-registration of all voters in the five provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will be difficult but feasible, said Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes on Wednesday.

Man stabs wife during child's graduation

MANILA, Philippines - A man was killed after stabbing his wife during the graduation of their child in Javier, Leyte, the police said.