NPAs occupy hinterland barangay in remote North Cotabato town

Thu Mar 23, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
NORTH COTABATO --- Communist rebels occupied an upland barangay in Antipas town in North Cotabato early Thursday and forced hundreds of villagers to leave at gunpoint.Provincial and municipal..

Deadly encounter Marine-NPA encounter rocks seaside Kalamansig town

Tue Mar 21, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
SULTAN KUDARAT --- Security in Kalamansig remained tight after the New People’s Army (NPA) and the 2nd Marine Battalion figured in a deadly encounter in the municipality on Friday. An enlisted..

Former Sen. Leticia Ramos-Shahani dies, 87

Mon Mar 20, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
MANILA - Former senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani, member Board of Directors of the Manila Economic and Cultural Office in Taiwan, passed away early today due to lingering illness. She was..

11 nabbed in North Cotabato anti-drug raid, P1-M worth of drugs recovered

Fri Mar 17, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
PIKIT, North Cotabato  – Eleven persons were arrested and more than P1 million worth of prohibited drigs were seized in an anti-drug operation here Friday morning.   Kath Abad, speaking..

NDBC BIDA BALITA (3.16.17)

Thu Mar 16, 2017  •  0
by: NDBC
NEWSCAST MARCH 13, 2017 (THU) 7:00 AM   HEADLINES:   1. MAHIGIT ISANG DAANG decommissioned MILF combatants, nabigyan ng livelihood assistance ng pamahalaan. 2. Dating PNP personnel..

Village councilman, pal die in Cotabato City ambush

Mon Mar 13, 2017  •  0
by: DXMS-RADYO BIDA
COTABATO CITY – Unidentified gunmen ambush and killed today a village councilman and his companion along a busy street here, police said. Senior Insp. Carlo Jurinario, Police Station 2 chief, said..

Bangsamoro Week of Peace starts in ARMM

Mon Mar 13, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY -- Regional Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) today led the opening ceremonies for the Bangsamoro Week of Peace at the facade of ARMM executive..

AFP always supportive of peace process

Sun Mar 12, 2017  •  0
by: Priam F. Nepomuceno/PNA
MANILA -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is always strongly behind the government's various initiatives.This was stressed by AFP spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla on Sunday when..

Hapilon’s kin, Abus slain in Basilan operations

Fri Mar 10, 2017  •  0
by: Capt. Jo-ann Petinglay/Westmincom PIO
ZAMBOANGA CITY -- Amid the ensuing offensives launched by the ground troops under the Western Mindanao Command, four notorious members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG), including the kin of top leader..

Bomb experts set off grenade found in Cotabato City's residential

Thu Mar 9, 2017  •  0
by: DXMS-AM Radyo Bida
COTABATO CITY -- Police bomb experts set off a fragmentation grenade found inside a residential compound in Zenaida Subdivision here Thursday morning.Mike Abo, resident of Fr. Mongeau Street, Zenaida..