‘Big One’ concerns raised in Marist Bicentenary Thanksgiving

Sat Jul 22, 2017  •  0
by: Nash B. Maulana
School grounds are insufficiently prepared for a “Big One” earthquake which tops national disaster forecasts, even as many residents still recall that an Intensity 8 tsunami tremor that hit..

Barangay exec in Maguindanao arrested for possession of shabu

Sat Jul 22, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO (July22) --- Authorities arrested early Saturday a barangay chairman and seven of his henchmen in a remote town in the province for possession of shabu and explosives.Senior Supt. Agustin..

Man who hacked to death OFW yields

Sat Jul 22, 2017  •  0
by: Karl Mike Tabingo/Edwin Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY – Admitting the crime, a man wanted by law for hacking to death a close friend voluntarily surrendered to a jail official in South Cotabato Friday.South Cotabato provincial jail..

Fire hits Norala commercial area

Sat Jul 22, 2017  •  0
by: Mark jamillo/Edwin O. Fernandez
NORALA, South Cotabato - A fire believed to have been triggered by electrical short-circuit gutted down buildings a commercial area here Friday morning, fire officials said. Senior Fire Officer..

North Cotabato grenade attack hurts 5

Sat Jul 22, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
CARMEN, North Cotabato  – Five persons were injured here when an unidentified man tossed a hand grenade in the house where a village official was dining with friends Friday night, police..

Cotabato City officials mull state of calamity declaration

Fri Jul 21, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY --- Officials will declare the city under state of calamity if floodwaters from rivers swelled by heavy rains will continue to spread through low-lying villages around.Rivers straddling..

Duterte's visit to Marawi boosts morale of PH troops

Thu Jul 20, 2017  •  0
by: Priam F. Nepomuceno/PNA
MARAWI CITY  - President Rodrigo Duterte's Thursday visit here, where Filipino troops are currently locked in battle with remaining Maute Group terrorists, has greatly boosted the..

Staff of incumbent ARMM lawmaker arrested for narcotics offense

Thu Jul 20, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY --- The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency will file today criminal charges against a staff of a regional lawmaker arrested Wednesday for possession of shabu and an unlicensed..

Ambusher of PSG team shot dead by soldiers in Arakan

Thu Jul 20, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
NORTH COTABATO --- Soldiers shot dead one of the rebels who attacked presidential guards while passing by a stretch of the Davao-Bukidnon Highway in Arakan town in North Cotabato early..

Floods submerge Cotabato City’s 18 villages

Thu Jul 20, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY  – Eighteen of Cotabato City’s 37 villages have been under water since Wednesday due to torrential rains affecting the SOCCSKSARGEN and Maguindanao, officials..