Friday Feb 28
Tuguegarao mayor suspended over graft charge
The Sandiganbayan Third Division issued a 90-day preventive suspension order against Tuguegarao City Mayor Jefferson Soriano due to a graft case he is facing in connection with the alleged anomalous purchase of rubber boats worth P131.5 million in 2009.
6 killed in Isabela, Vizcaya road mishaps
TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines Three brothers were killed when a truck loaded with livestock fell to its side in Diadi, Nueva Vizacaya, while a collision involving two vans left three men dead in Tumauini, Isabela on Friday.
Temperatures in 8 Luzon areas drop below 20 C mark
Meanwhile, temperature in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte was at 13.3 degrees Celsius; Basco, Batanes at 15 degrees Celsius; Tuguegarao City, Cagayan at 15.9 degrees Celsius; Clark, Pampanga at 17.5 degrees Celsius; Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija at 18.5 degrees Celsius; and Dagupan City, Pangasinan at 19 degrees Celsius.
4 grilled on infant killed by stray bullet
TUGUEGARAO, Philippines Four firemen have voluntarity submitted themselves for questioning in connection with the death of an infant from a stray bullet on New Year's Eve in Caoayan, Ilocos Sur.