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  • BreakingOna: I would have not implemented Dengvaxia vaccination
      The P3.5 billion anti-dengue immunization program involving Dengvaxia should have not been implemented the way it was done, so said former Heath Secretary Enrique Ona when he first appeared at a Senate hearing on Monday. Ona made the rem…
    - 45 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:34am -
  • BreakingBombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18
    BANKGOK, Thailand --- Police say three people have been killed and 18 injured by a bomb that exploded in a market in southern Thailand.Police Lt. Eakapong Rattanachai said an attacker parked a motorcycle rigged with explosives near the market and b…
    - 51 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:28am -
  • BreakingPH authorities nab overstaying Hamas-linked Iraqi ‘bomb expert’ in Pampanga
     An Iraqi national, who was believed to be a bomb expert connected to the Palestine Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), has been arrested by Philippine authorities. Taha Mohamed Al-Jabouri reportedly arrived in Manila from Istanbul, Turkey i…
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:14am -
  • BreakingAlvarez soft-pedals on zero budget threat: ‘It was a joke’
    "It was a joke." This was how Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez played down on Monday his earlier statement, threatening zero-budget for politicians who will not support the federalism initiative of President Rodrigo Duterte. In a speech during the…
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Jan 18, 2:53am -
  • BreakingUST Students Want Mocha Uson’s Award Revoked
    Last night, the UST Alumni Association, Inc. released a statement about their recently concluded Grand Alumni Homecoming. One of the main highlights "was recognizing the Thomasian Alumni in Government Service (TAGS)."With the only criteria being…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 2:12am -
  • BreakingMegaworld reports strong take-up for Cavite CBD lots
    Property developer Megaworld Corp. has reported strong market take-up for commercial lots in its "Makati-inspired" central business district (CBD) project in General Trias Cavite called "Maple Grove."Within 45 days after starting its offer of prime…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 2:10am -
  • BreakingMalaysia’s Common Ground to enter PH co-working space
    Common Ground, the largest co-working space operator in Malaysia, is debuting into the Philippine property market through a joint venture with private investment firm MVP Global Infrastructure Group (MVP Global) with a goal to build 15 communal and f…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 2:02am -
  • BreakingAre You Ready For All-Female Presenters at the SAG Awards?
    Just like the Golden Globes, today's SAG Awards will also pay tribute to women. For the first time, they will have all-female presenters. SAG Awards executive producer Kathy Connel calls it a "unifying salute to women who have been very brave and spe…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 1:30am -
  • BreakingTax stamps for alcoholic drinks implemented in 1st quarter — BIR
    The Bureau of Internal Revenue will finally implement the long-delayed tax stamps on alcoholic drinks within the first quarter as part of its priority programs to shore up revenues this year.Revenue Memorandum Circular No. 6-2018 issued by Internal…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 1:27am -
  • BreakingTrainee dead after passing out during Army training in Zambo del Sur
    PAGADIAN CITY -- A 23-year-old trainee, who fell into coma after fainting during a routine exercise with other trainees at an Army training school in Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur, has now died, the military said on Monday. Major Ronald Suscano, t…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 1:15am -
  • BreakingDominguez defends balance between business tax cuts, perks
    Even as the planned cut in corporate income tax rates will depend on the revenue gains of the second tax reform package, Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III expressed confidence that investors will understand the government's thrust of balancin…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 1:10am -
  • BreakingHedi Slimane to Launch Menswear for Céline
    LVMH's Cline is getting a new artistic director effective Feb. 1. Hedi Slimane will be taking over with the title of artistic, creative, and image director. He will also expand the brand into menswear, couture, and fragrance. LVMH chairman and chie…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 1:00am -
  • BreakingNew law increases Filipinos’ chances of jobs abroad
     The signing into law of a landmark legislation that would institutionalize a national qualifications framework was a "dream come true" for the Philippine education sector, Senator Joel Villanueva said on Monday. Villanueva, former head of th…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 12:59am -
  • BreakingNBA: Magic stun East-leading Celtics in Boston
    WASHINGTON, United States --- The Orlando Magic parlayed a big third quarter into a 103-95 upset of the Boston Celtics on Sunday, their third win in 20 games coming against the NBA's Eastern Conference leaders.Elfrid Payton scored 22 points for the…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 12:57am -
  • BreakingAmazon to debut ‘cashier-less’ store in downtown Seattle
    SEATTLE --- Amazon employees have been testing it. But is the public ready for a store without a cashier? More than a year after it introduced the concept, Amazon is opening its artificial intelligence-powered Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle…
    - 3 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 12:52am -
  • BreakingDoughnut-eating champ charged with stealing from Dunkin’
    ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. --- A North Carolina man who made headlines when he was caught for break-ins after winning a doughnut-eating contest has been arrested again. And this time he is accused of stealing from a doughnut shop. The Virginian-Pilot…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 12:40am -
  • BreakingRichest one percent got 82% of wealth created last year — Oxfam
    PARIS, France --- The world's richest one percent raked in 82 percent of the wealth created last year while the poorest half of the population received none, Oxfam said Monday, as the world's elite prepared to mingle at the World Economic Forum in Da…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 12:29am -
  • BreakingClouds, isolated rain on Monday
     The northeast monsoon (amihan) and easterlies are the dominant weather systems affecting the country, the state weather bureau said Monday. Eastern Visayas, Central Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and the Davao Region will have cloudy sk…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 11:59pm -
  • BreakingRevoke award to Mocha Uson – UST student group
     A student group in the University of Santo Tomas (UST) is "strongly urging" the revocation of the award given to Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux "Mocha" Uson, whom they accuse of spreading false information. On Sunday, the UST Alu…
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 11:42pm -
  • BreakingPH defends ‘innocent passage’ of US warship near Panatag
    The Philippines' top defense official on Sunday defended an American warship's sailing near a disputed shoal in the West Philippine Sea, saying it should not be a cause for concern."No, for as long as they are on innocent passage. International law…
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 11:27pm -

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  • BreakingLawmaker: Charter change process not being railroaded
    NEGROS Occidental Third District Representative Alfredo Benitez said on Sunday charter change is not being railroaded by the House of Representatives because it is going through the proper procedure.“This has been talked about by President Rod…
    - 28 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:51am -
  • BreakingBaciwa to increase service fee from P2 to P15
    THE Bacolod City Water District (Baciwa) will increase its Service Connection Maintenance Fee (SCMF) from P2 to P15 effective February 2018 billing.Baciwa general manager Juliana Carbon said that on January 12, the Board of Directors approved Resolu…
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:49am -
  • BreakingDuran re-elected as Negros Press Club president
    RENATO “Boyâ€� Duran of Aksyon Radyo Bacolod was re-elected president of the Negros Press Club (NPC) during its annual general assembly and election of officers held at the NPC Building in Bacolod City Saturday.This is the first time in t…
    - 31 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:48am -
  • BreakingNegrense farmers still seeking justice for Mendiola massacre
    SOME 1,500 farmers from Negros Occidental will join today’s nationwide commemoration of the 31st anniversary of the Mendiola massacre.Michael de la Concepcion, secretary-general of Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan)-Negros, said members of Na…
    - 31 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:48am -
  • BreakingMayor thankful for blessings being enjoyed by Kabankalan
    KABANKALAN CITY -- Mayor Isidro Zayco said city officials and residents are thankful to God and to their patron saint Sto. Niño for all the blessings Kabankalan has enjoyed.The southern Negros city celebrated on Sunday the highlights of the 42nd…
    - 32 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:47am -
  • BreakingTeacher found dead in Cadiz
    A MALE public school teacher was found dead in a sugarcane plantation at Pueblo Sta. Maria Subdivision, Barangay Daga in Cadiz City, Negros Occidental on Sunday.Police identified the victim as Eric Geronga, 37, a teacher of General Aniceto Lacson El…
    - 33 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:46am -
  • Breaking3 arrested for illegal drugs
    THREE persons were arrested for illegal possession of dangerous drugs in separate police operations in Bacolod City in the past three days.On January 20, Kent Louie Ditchon, 28, of Purok 2, Barangay Granada, was found possessing four sachets of susp…
    - 33 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:46am -
  • BreakingCop hurt trying to pacify suspect
    A PERSONNEL of Police Station 7 sustained bruises while trying to pacify a man who resisted arrest at Villa Angela Site in Barangay Vista Alegre, Bacolod City on Friday.Injured was Police Officer 3 Jonie Regalado.Senior Inspector Ramel Sarona, head…
    - 34 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:45am -
  • BreakingTax reform law ‘a painful pill we have to take’
    NEGROS Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson said on Sunday the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Law is a painful pill that the people have to take.“We expect prices of commodities to go up because of the excise tax on…
    - 34 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:45am -
  • BreakingBacolod Council backs mental health act for SCUs
    THE Bacolod City Council approved a resolution supporting House Bill No. 6768 known as “Universities and Colleges Mental Health Actâ€� authored by Bacolod Lone District Representative Greg Gasataya.The proposed law aims to adequately addr…
    - 35 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:44am -
  • BreakingBJMP told: Create entrepreneurial program for inmates
    BACOLOD City Councilor Ricardo Tan urged the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) to create an innovative program or education behind bars through an entrepreneurship program.Tan, chairperson of committee on police matters, said the program…
    - 36 mins ago, 22 Jan 18, 3:43am -
  • BreakingMassage therapist shot after refusing to give phone to robber
    A MASSAGE therapist was shot on the leg after she refused to give her cellphone to an armed robber inside a jeepney on Osmeña Blvd., Barangay Kamagayan earlier this morning, Jan 22.According to SPO4 Valentino Guevarra, chief investigator of the P…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jan 18, 2:23am -
  • 6 soldiers injured in fresh clash with Maute gunmen
    SIX soldiers were wounded in a clash, the first after the liberation of Marawi City, with Isis-inspired Maute gunmen in the province of Lanao del Sur, a top military official disclosed.Major General Roseller Murillo, Army’s 1st Infantry Divis…
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 3:24pm -
  • Zamboanga Norte village councilman shot dead
    A COUNCILMAN in the village of Lipay in Josel Dalman town, Zamboanga del Norte province was shot and killed by motorcycle-riding gunmen Friday morning, the police reported.Chief Inspector Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-Zamboanga Peninsula inf…
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 3:23pm -
  • Zamboanga farmers receive P3.99-M projects
    THE Department of Agriculture (DA) through the representation of District 2 Representative Jose Manuel Dalipe has turned over P3.99 million farm implements including irrigation projects to farmers in Zamboanga City.The turnover of the farm implement…
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 3:21pm -
  • Sinulog Grand Parade 2018 winners bared
    CARCAR City won big in this year's Sinulog Grand Parade competition after they bagged three awards on Sunday -- Sinulog-Based champion, Best in Costume, and Best in Musicality.Below is the list of winners:Sinulog-based:5th place: Kulturang Panglao…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 1:40pm -
  • LOOK: Celebrities in Sinulog Grand Parade 2018
    SOME local celebrities joined the Sinulog Grand Parade 2018 on Sunday, January 21, in Cebu City.Among those spotted were Carlos Agassi, Regine Tolentino, Richard Yap, Shaina Magdayao, Jodi St. Maria, Julia Montes, Aljur Abrenica, Marc Solis, Empress…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 12:52pm -
  • Death toll in Alegria car crash still at 7
    CEBU CITY (Updated) -- Police on Sunday corrected an earlier statement that two more have died in Saturday's vehicular accident in Alegria, Cebu.Town police chief Senior Inspector Efren Diaz said that the two are now in stable condition including an…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 12:51pm -
  • Palace slams Robredo for being ‘out of touch with reality’
    MALACAÑANG on Sunday slammed Vice President Leni Robredo for her statement that “darkness" envelops the nation.Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said in a statement that Robredo's remarks during the 72nd anniversary of the Liberal Party w…
    - 18 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 10:26am -
  • Palace on US-China encounter: US can take care of its own interest
    THE Duterte administration on Sunday distanced itself from China's protest over a United States guided missile destroyer's alleged trespassing near Scarborough Shoal in the disputed South China Sea."We do not wish to be part of a US-China intramural…
    - 18 hours ago, 21 Jan 18, 10:01am -

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