Regions

Philippines to ignore China fishing ban

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said the Philippine government will not recognize the fishing ban that China will impose over the South China Sea for two and a half months.

Jeep falls off ravine in Mt. Province; 11 killed

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – Eleven people were killed and 10 others were injured after a jeepney fell into a ravine in Bontoc, Mountain Province on Sunday afternoon.

Our Lady of Peñafrancia arrives in Manila via PNR train

Aboard the Philippine National Railways train, the replica of Our Lady of Peñafrancia arrived in Manila from Bicol on May 13.

Comelec rules in favor of ousted Imus mayor

Supporters of Homer Saquilayan gathered early morning Monday at the Imus Cathedral to hold a mass after the Commission on Elections (Comelec) overturned the decision of Imus Regional Trial Court declaring his rival candidate Emmanuel Maliksi as the winner of the mayoralty race in the 2010 elections.

Nun acts as mom in Bulacan orphanage

Hindi lamang para sa mga ginang ng tahanan ang Mother's Day. Sa Bulacan, daig pa ng isang madre ang ibang ina sa pag-aaruga sa mga bata. Nagpa-Patrol, Jay Ruiz. TV Patrol, Mayo 13, 2012, Linggo.

2 bodies of Butuan fire victims brought home

Inihatid na sa Valencia, Bukidnon ang bangkay ng dalawa sa 17 namatay sa sunog sa Butuan City. Apat na araw na mula nang maganap ang trahedya sa Novo Department Store, ngayon pa lang naihatid ang mga bangkay nina Jonalie Lumingkit at Hazel Cabana. Wala namang plano ang kaanak ng isa sa mga namatay na magsampa ng reklamo sa pamunuan ng department store. Sa ngayon, patuloy ang imbestigasyon kung sino ang dapat managot sa trahedya. TV Patrol, Mayo 13, 2012, Linggo.

Mayor's son shot dead in Cebu

CEBU, Philippines – Carcar City Mayor Nicepuro Apura wants justice for his son, Carl Vinsun, who was shot dead on Sunday in Barangay Upper Tubod, Carcar City, Cebu.

Zamboanga battles dengue outbreak

Nagbabala ang Department of Health sa pagtaas ng bilang ng nagkaka-dengue, lalo ngayong malapit na ang pasukan. Nagpa-Patrol, Abner Mercado.  TV Patrol, Mayo 12, 2012, Sabado  

4 killed in bikini contest gunfight

Dalawang suspek ang pinaghahanap kasunod ng barilan sa kasagsagan ng bikini open contest sa Iloilo. Apat ang namatay sa insidente. Nagpa-Patrol, Kenneth Ladigohon. TV Patrol, Mayo 12, 2012, Sabado

DILG vows justice in Butuan fire

Tiniyak ng DILG na may mananagot sa sunog sa Butuan City kung saan 17 ang namatay. Pero hindi kumbinsido ang pamilya ng mga nasunugan. Nagpa-Patrol, Jeff Canoy. TV Patrol, Mayo 12, 2012, Sabado