Dinagat quake leaves more than 50 hurt

Mahigit 50 ang sugatan matapos ang magnitude 5.9 na lindol sa ilang bahagi ng Caraga region. Nagdulot ito ng pinsala sa ilang gusali mula sa Dinagat province hanggang sa Surigao. Magba-Bandila si Charmane Awitan. Bandila, Marso 16, 2012, Biyernes

5 hurt in Pampanga road accident

MANILA, Philippines – Five passengers, including 2 children, are in critical condition after their vehicle turned over to its side along MacArthur Highway in San Fernando, Pampanga Friday night.

Negros quake survivors remember lost loved ones

MANILA, Philippines – Residents of La Libertad town in Negros Oriental offered prayers on Friday for the victims of the 6.9-magnitude quake that struck the province last February 6.

Capiz youth reject mining

MANILA, Philippines – The Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) of Capiz, Roxas City has issued a resolution to show its opposition against mining in the province.

23 hurt in Surigao quake

Umabot sa 23 ang sugatan sa magnitude 5.9 na lindol na yumanig sa Surigao del Norte kaninang hapon. Inaalam pa ang kabuuang pinsala ng naturang lindol. Nagpa-Patrol si Stanley Palisada. TV Patrol, Marso 16, 2012, Biyernes

Malaysia says terrorist survived Jolo raid

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - A Malaysian militant with a $5 million US bounty on his head survived a recent Philippine air strike, a Malaysian counter-terror official said Friday, despite Manila's claims to the contrary.

Man jumps off roof due to marital problems

MANILA, Philippines – A 20-year-old man who was having marital problems jumped off the roof of his home in Zone 1, Ungka, Iloilo on Friday.

52 hurt in Dinagat quake

MANILA, Philippines (5th UPDATE) – At least 52 people were injured after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Dinagat Island Friday afternoon, authorities said.

Palace declares non-working holiday in Panabo City

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Thursday declared March 31 as a special non-working holiday in Panabo City, Davao del Norte.

Soldier killed, 3 others hurt in clash with Abu Sayyaf

MANILA, Philippines – A government soldier died, while 3 others were injured after the military encountered members of the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf in Basilan on Thursday, an official said.