“Only Next TO Palawan, Bohol, Siargao, Puerto Galera” No Finality Yet On Baguio’s Rehabilitation

“Only Next TO Palawan, Bohol, Siargao, Puerto Galera” No Finality Yet On Baguio’s Rehabilitation by Artemio A. Dumlao BAGUIO CITY (December 12, 2018) — There is no finality yet in the plan to rehabilitate Baguio City, environment undersecretary Benny Antiporda clarified amidst fears of the city’s closure in the coming days. Antiporda quoted earlier declaring […]

Reds To Continue Rebel Taxation In May 2019 Polls

BAGUIO CITY (December 10, 2018) — The Communist Party of the Philippine said Monday that even with the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao, rebel taxation, especially during the election period, will continue. The AFP and PNP, the CPP said, “cannot stop the revolutionary movement from collecting taxes or ensuring policies with regard the conduct […]

From North-South, Abuses VS IPs Continue, Says IP Group On Human Rights Day

BAGUIO CITY (December 10, 2018) – Abuses versus Filipino indigenous peoples continue from North to South, indigenous peoples under Katribu Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas (Katribu) said on Monday at the celebration of International Human Rights Day. “Our ancestral lands and resources are under attack. True to his public pronouncement in February, Duterte has […]

Town Mayor, Wife-VM Tandem Suspended For 6 Months For “Faking” P1M Road Project’s Completion

Bangued, Abra (December 8, 2018) – For allegedly faking an over a million worth of a road project, Lagayan town mayor Jendricks Luna and wife, vice-mayor Joy Chrisma, were suspended from their posts by the Abra provincial board for six months. Vice-governor Ronald Balao-as with 8 of the 9-member Abra provincial board found the husband-wife […]

Police Considers Baguio Muslim Cleric’s Killing As Isolated. “Both Left, Right, Together This Time Calling For Justice”

BAGUIO CITY (December 8, 2018) — The Baguio police, still fumbling for answers who was behind the killing before lunch Thursday of Muslim cleric Bedejim Abdullah, just a few steps from the main police headquarters in Kayang St. here, allayed fears of violence in the city, noting the assassination was isolated. Already with its standard– […]

Reds Declare Unilateral 3-day Xmas, 2-day New Year Ceasefire

BAGUIO CITY (December 7, 2018) – The Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) declared Friday a three-day ceasefire during Christmas and two-day truce on New Year. All commands and units of the New People’s Army (NPA) and people’s militias were ordered to observe a temporary unilateral ceasefire “in unity with the […]

State Universities In CAR Helps Ifugao Villages VS Landslides

BAGUIO CITY (December 6, 2018) —  State-run Ifugao State University in partnership with the Kalinga State University are helping Ifugao villages against the darn effects of landslides. With the recent natural disasters that brought destruction to lives, properties and livelihood in the Cordillera Region, IFSU through its Extension and Training Department is stepping up its […]