Regions

No funds to divide CamSur, Villafuerte says

MANILA, Philippines - Despite Camarines Sur being one of the country's top tourist destinations, its leaders are torn with the proposal of dividing the province into 2 -- Camarines Sur and Nueva Camarines -- as shown during the Senate's March 22 session wherein attendees included Rep. Arnulfo Fuentebella and Governor Lray Villafuerte. 

Power outages grip parts of Mindanao

Karaniwan nang nagkaka-kulangan sa suplay ng kuryente tuwing tag-init dahil sa taas ng konsumo. Ngayon pa lang, nararanasan na ang aabot sa 15 oras na rotating brownout sa ilang lugar sa Mindanao. Habang nilulutas ang power shortage doon, agad namang tiniyak ng gobyerno na hindi maapektuhan ang suplay ng kuryente sa Metro Manila. Magba-Bandila si Willard Cheng. Bandila, Marso 23, 2012, Biyernes  

Pacquiao admits helping Boracay resort owner

MANILA, Philippines – Boxing champion and Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao admitted helping a close friend secure papers for the controversial Boracay West Cove.

Man caught on CCTV stealing boy's dog

A man was caught on closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras stealing a pet dog from a pension house in Legazpi City.

Bataan residents warned vs shellfish

Nasabat kanina ang daan-daang kilo ng tahong na kontaminado ng red tide sa Bataan. Ilang buwan nang ipinagbabawal ang pagkain ng shellfish tulad ng tahong at talaba na nakukuha sa dagat sa palibot ng Bataan dahil sa red tide. Sa Samal, isa na ang namatay dahil sa pagkain ng kontaminadong lamang-dagat. Live at exclusive mula sa Samal, Bataan, nagpa-Patrol si Ron Gagalac. TV Patrol, Marso 23, 2012, Biyernes

CCTV shows man stealing dog in Legazpi

Sa Legazpi City, hindi po pera o gamit ang pinuntirya ng kawatan. Huli sa CCTV ang isang lalaki sa pagnanakaw ng aso na kanya pang sinilid sa sako. Nagpa-Patrol, Jose Carretero. TV Patrol, Marso 23, 2012, Biyernes

Suspects in rape-slay of sampaguita vendor nabbed

Two suspects in the rape-slay of a 14-year-old sampaguita vendor in Los Baños, Laguna have been arrested by police.

'Mermaid' baby dies in Isabela

A baby with both legs fused and appearing like a mermaid’s tail died shortly after the mother went into premature labor at the Southern Isabela General Hospital on Friday morning.

Red tide hits shellfish from Bataan

BATAAN, Philippines – Authorities have warned residents that the red tide toxicity level in the shorelines of Bataan province remains high, which means that eating shellfish is still prohibited.

Japanese man found dead in Davao

A Japanese man was found dead in an apparent suicide in Davao City.