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6 hrs ago | Sun-Star
The New People's Army released Wednesday a soldier, who was held captive for 20 days, to Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and peace advocates in Southern Mindanao.
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7 hrs ago | Sun-Star
TOP officials of the Bureau of Customs destroyed Wednesday more than 200 boxes of shoes imported from China after they were found to be fake.
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Contrary to their lawyer's claim that they are ready to face the charges filed by actor-TV host Vhong Navarro, the controversial businessman Cedric Lee and his co-accused in the mauling incident that happened in a condominium unit last Jan. 22, are now being considered as fugitives.
MANY parents keep asking me about placements for their child with special needs.
DOLE Philippines Inc. plans to double its plantations in the next five years or so to cater to the huge Asian market.
DAVAO CITY, Philippines, April 21 -- Another light plane used for spraying pesticides on banana plantations crashed at the edges of a plantation in southern Philippines over the weekend, Xinhua news agency quoted police as saying Monday.
If running on concrete ground is difficult, what more on a rutted and muddy trails? It was no less than a challenging race, especially not for the newbie runners who almost wobbled their way through different plains and obstacles, from anarchy wall, to race wall, to the mud pit.
With just two years to go before its term ends, Philippine President Aquino's administration plans to spend more on infrastructure and introduce other reforms to try to make economic growth inclusive and lift millions out of poverty.
THE pressure on Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run for President has been mounting, this despite his declaration and warning that if he is President he will declare a revolutionary government and abolish congress and institute radical reforms, which will not sit well with some quarters who are used to enjoy the excesses of their libertarian ... (more)
Ata-Manobo evacuees from Talaingod, Davao del Norte held a picket Tuesday before the regional offices of the Commission on Human Rights and National Commission on Indigenous Peoples to protest military presence in their communities.
MALIMONO, Surigao del Norte - Many residents, the Church and at least some local officials of this town are openly against mining.
Even among pharmacists there is a need to keep pace with the demands of the ASEAN integration in 2015, an official of a pharmacists' group said on Monday.