News on Philippines continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
18 min ago | USA Today
Abu Sayyaf gunmen killed at least 18 villagers, including women and children, in a road attack Monday as the civilians traveled in two vans to visit relatives and celebrate the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in the southern Philippines, military officials said.
18 min ago | ABS-CBN News
MANILA, Philippines Manila Electric Co. posted flat net income for the first half of 2014 of P9.6 billion, only 2 percent higher compared to the net income reported in the same period last year.
1 hr ago | Newindpress
MANILA: At least 16 people were killed and 13 injured Monday in an ambush staged by members of the militants group Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines, an official said.
1 hr ago | The Daily Star
MANILA: Sixteen people, including children, were killed when Islamic militants opened fire on two vehicles in a remote southern Philippine town Monday, the military said.
President Benigno Aquino III will once again deliver his State of the Nation Address , and Sun.Star, at www.sunstar.com.ph , is not missing any action, as the website will air live the President's report about the country's state starting 4 p.m. Monday.
MANILA Lyca Gairanod, the first-ever grand champion of "The Voice Kids," could not contain her emotions as she thanked all those who voted for her on the hit talent show.
MANILA, Philippines San Miguel Corp. on Monday confirmed that it is in talks with the Lucio Tan group in relation to ownership of flag carrier Philippine Airlines .
Vista Land & Lifescapes Inc., the country's largest homebuilder, has earmarked P50 billion to create the biggest masterplanned community in southern Metro Manila.
Militant groups here will mount simultaneous protest actions and a "SONA sa Katawhan" on Monday, hours before President Benigno Simeon Aquino III delivers his State of the Nation Address at the House of Representatives in Quezon City.
FEW days since the month of July started, the chief of the Cagayan de Oro Police Office is poised to reduce the criminalities in the city after he was challenged by the chairperson of the city council's committee on police, fire and public safety, councilor Ramon Tabor.
Economic growth and tackling unemployment are set to be top of the agenda for Philippine President Benigno Aquino when he delivers his fifth state of the nation address on Monday .
MANILA, Philippines Philippine officials have welcomed the birth of their country's 100 millionth citizen with a cake, hope and worries about how their poor Southeast Asian nation can help ensure a decent life for its swelling population.
The visiting Guimbal Performing Arts and Cultural Group put on a high-impact show at the Holiday Resort & Spa Guam on July 20, in front of a diverse audience consisting of local dignitaries, over 30 visiting Philippine government officials, including Congresswoman Sharon Garin, of Iloilo, and Guimbal Mayor Christine Garin as well as local ... (more)
That is something the whole economy must applaud, but then at some point, the OFW must face his own economic mortality and ask: "Until when am I going to be a hero for everyone and start being a hero for myself?" Imelda Dagus started working in Yemen right after college as a flight attendant.
IT HAS been a year since her husband died from the blast that killed eight, scarred more than 40 and traumatized the Kagay-anons.
Well, there's no need to worry because Cagayan de Oro has something to counter the heat that never left.
THE military has denied the claim of the New People's Army that nine soldiers died and two were wounded in an armed clash at Sitio Trucat, Barangay Cawayan in Quezon town, Bukidnon Thursday afternoon, July 24. Captain Ernest Carolina, the army's 10th Infantry Division spokesperson, confirmed to Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro Friday afternoon that only ... (more)
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:02 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC