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Inquirier.net
DENR stops forest clearing in Boracayof a road that will pass through a forested area in Yapak village. —PHOTO COURT
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
of a road that will pass through a forested area in Yapak village. —PHOTO COURTESY OF FRIENDS OF THE FLYING FOXES ILOILO CITY—The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has stopped a private company from clearing a forested... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DENR probes clearing near Boracay bat sanctuarya cleared portion of a forested area near a bat sanctuary in Puka Shell beach i
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
a cleared portion of a forested area near a bat sanctuary in Puka Shell beach in Boracay Island. —PHOTO COURTESY OF FFF ILOILO CITY — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has started investigating reports that a section of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Drug suspect killed, another nabbed in IloiloILOILO CITY—Police shot dead a suspected drug pusher and arrested another in a
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
ILOILO CITY—Police shot dead a suspected drug pusher and arrested another in a buy-bust operation in Pototan town in Iloilo on Monday. Joven Castroverde was the 31st suspected drug personality killed in police operations in Western Visayas since the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Philpost runs out of money order formsof certain requirements. As a result of this, fees that had to be paid were no
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
of certain requirements. As a result of this, fees that had to be paid were not paid, causing big problems, like, in an Iloilo City court case of mine, the appeal fees I was trying to deposit with the Philpost were not accepted and hence were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Intramuros monuments, Vigan bridge, Silang church, Pagsanjan arch declared National Cultural TreasuresAlbay; Old Iloilo Provincial Jail (now being converted into National Museum Ilo
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Albay; Old Iloilo Provincial Jail (now being converted into National Museum Iloilo branch); Old Jaro Municipal Hall, also in Iloilo City; Fort San Pedro Ruins in Iloilo City; and Bolobok Rock Shelter archaeological site in Tawi-Tawi. —CON... Read more
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Inquirier.net
State of calamity in BoholMitchell Boiser, acting provincial administrator, said the provincial governmen
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Mitchell Boiser, acting provincial administrator, said the provincial government wanted to tap two power barges from Iloilo City and General Santos City while waiting for geothermal plants in Leyte to resume normal operations. Boiser, also a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DENR: Lift ban on Boracay titlesILOILO CITY — The Western Visayas office of the Department of Environment and N
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
ILOILO CITY — The Western Visayas office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) had recommended the lifting of a moratorium on titling of lots in the world famous resort Boracay Island. In a five-page memo to Environment... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Students denounce expansion of military camp in UP Mindanaopress conference co-organized by the student group National Union of Students o
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
press conference co-organized by the student group National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) held in UP Visayas Iloilo City campus on July 7, student leaders joined the calls of UP Mindanao to end militarization in their campus,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Trial allows Noy to air his side’a case, he will have the opportunity to defend himself and we will be able to h
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
a case, he will have the opportunity to defend himself and we will be able to hear his side,” Poe said in an interview in Iloilo City. After the inquiry was concluded, the committee found that Aquino was not criminally liable for the incident... Read more
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The Manila Times
Aquino charges to put ‘closure’ on Mamasapano — Poethat there is already a case like this, he’ll now have the opportunity to defen
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
that there is already a case like this, he’ll now have the opportunity to defend himself,” Poe said in an interview in Iloilo City where she spoke before members of the Philippine-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCCI). “We’ll now... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Milo Marathon unwraps 16-leg 41st edition Sundayin Makati. The Cebu finale will also mark the second time that Milo will be st
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
in Makati. The Cebu finale will also mark the second time that Milo will be staging the final event in the Visayas after Iloilo City hosted the finals last year. “We’re excited to be holding the national finals in Cebu where the sporting... Read more
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Sun Star
Milo to showcase best of Cebuon Aug. 6, Tarlac on Aug. 13, Naga on Aug. 27, Lucena on Sept. 3, Lipa on Sept.
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
on Aug. 6, Tarlac on Aug. 13, Naga on Aug. 27, Lucena on Sept. 3, Lipa on Sept. 10, Tagbilaran on Sept. 24, Roxas on Oct.1, Iloilo City on Oct. 8, General Santos on Oct. 15, Davao on Oct. 22, Butuan on Nov. 12 and Cagayan de Oro on Nov. 19. Last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Illongos told: Don’t panic over yellow stickersILOILO CITY—The police asked the Ilonggos not to be bothered by “false informat
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
ILOILO CITY—The police asked the Ilonggos not to be bothered by “false information” regarding the yellow stickers with asterisks posted on the walls of some stores and residences. In a statement, the Police Regional Office in Western Visayas (PRO-6)... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rebels return more items seized from copsILOILO CITY — Communist rebels, through employees of a radio station, on Monday
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
ILOILO CITY — Communist rebels, through employees of a radio station, on Monday returned more personal items seized during a raid last month at the police station of Maasin town in Iloilo province. Members of the New People’s Army (NPA) gave the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: Cebu already a drug hotspotto August 2016, Iloilo province ranked only 79th in terms of the number of drug
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
to August 2016, Iloilo province ranked only 79th in terms of the number of drug-affected barangays per province, while Iloilo City ranked 51st." During the first few months of the Duterte administration, suspected Iloilo drug lords Melvin and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
For 3rd time, NPA returns valuables it seized from Maasin policeIloilo to reporters of the Aksyon Radyo Iloilo on July 10, 2017. (Photo courtes
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Iloilo to reporters of the Aksyon Radyo Iloilo on July 10, 2017. (Photo courtesy of JunJun Sornito of Aksyon Radyo Iloilo) ILOILO CITY — A radio station has turned over to the police the personal items seized by communist rebels during their raid... Read more
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Sun Star
Magnitude 5.8 aftershock hits VisayasJagna in Bohol. Intensity 2 tremors were felt in Tabogon and Lapu-Lapu City in
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
Jagna in Bohol. Intensity 2 tremors were felt in Tabogon and Lapu-Lapu City in Cebu, Cadiz City in Negros Occidental, and Iloilo City. Guihulngan town in Negros Oriental also felt Intensity 1 tremors. In Talisay City, Mayor Eduardo Gullas had to... Read more
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Sun Star
5.8 aftershock hits visayasJagna in Bohol. Intensity 2 tremors were felt in Tabogon and Lapu-Lapu City in
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
Jagna in Bohol. Intensity 2 tremors were felt in Tabogon and Lapu-Lapu City in Cebu, Cadiz City in Negros Occidental, and Iloilo City. Guihulngan town in Negros Oriental also felt Intensity 1 tremors. In Talisay City, Mayor Eduardo Gullas had to... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesMisamis Oriental, Camarines Sur, 2nd District of Northern Samar, Palawan, Sibug
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Misamis Oriental, Camarines Sur, 2nd District of Northern Samar, Palawan, Sibugay, Misamis Occidental, Pangasinan, Isabela, Iloilo City, Bacolod City, Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu City and Zamboanga City. Robredo filed her answer in August last year and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cops to use valuables returned by NPA raiders in Maasin as evidenceof a driver of a van that the rebels commandeered and abandoned on June 15, 201
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
of a driver of a van that the rebels commandeered and abandoned on June 15, 2017. (Photo courtesy of RMN Iloilo) ILOILO CITY — The Police Regional Office in Western Visayas (PRO-6) plans to use the personal items that the communist rebels... Read more
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Rappler
Western Visayas drug war: 20,498 surrender, 30 drug pushers killedIloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO) reported 7,487 drug surrenderees, follow
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO) reported 7,487 drug surrenderees, followed by Capiz PPO with 5,492 persons. The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) tallied 3,215 drug suspects while Aklan PPO reported 1,937 suspects and Antique PPO with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Generika-Ayala opens PSL bid with win over CherrylumeGenerika-Ayala attacks against Mariella Gabarda and Erika Lopez of Cherrylume.
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
Generika-Ayala attacks against Mariella Gabarda and Erika Lopez of Cherrylume. A pride of Central Philippine University in Iloilo City, Ceballos was the brightest star in the first two sets before the Iron Lady Warriors crawled their way back to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Generika-Ayala crushes Cherrylume in Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conferenceafter head coach Francis Vicente opted to rest after he caught the flu. A prid
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
after head coach Francis Vicente opted to rest after he caught the flu. A pride of Central Philippine University in Iloilo City, Ceballos was the brightest star in the first two sets before the Iron Lady Warriors crawled their way back to... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH sepak takraw team upbeat for SEA Gamesmonth-long training in Myanmar last May, the national squad, composed of 12 men
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
month-long training in Myanmar last May, the national squad, composed of 12 men and five women players, is now currently in Iloilo City for another three months of training for the biennial meet. “They are all away from their loved ones since... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Group nabbed for posing as cops in GuimarasILOILO CITY—A nationwide volunteer organization formed to support President Dut
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
ILOILO CITY—A nationwide volunteer organization formed to support President Duterte’s campaign against corruption, criminality and illegal drugs is now in hot water after 12 of its members raided a house in Guimaras province carrying unlicensed... Read more
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Rappler
Catch these speakers at the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparednessand children advocacies as an activist leader and social worker. She also taugh
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
and children advocacies as an activist leader and social worker. She also taught at the Central Philippines University in Iloilo City, where she finished her Bachelor of Science in Social Work degree in 1985. She placed second in the 1987 National... Read more
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Sun Star
Magnitude 6.5 quake hits Leyte; 10 injuredLeyte; Sagay City, Negros Occidental; Burgos, Surigao del Norte Intensity 3 -
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
Leyte; Sagay City, Negros Occidental; Burgos, Surigao del Norte Intensity 3 - Bogo City and Talisay, Cebu; Roxas City; Iloilo City; Bacolod City; Inopacan, Leyte; Sogod, Southern Leyte; Calatrava, Negros Occidental; Tagbilaran City; Jagna,... Read more
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Sun Star
Magnitude 6.5 quake hits LeyteLeyte; Sagay City, Negros Occidental; Burgos, Surigao del Norte Intensity 3 -
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
Leyte; Sagay City, Negros Occidental; Burgos, Surigao del Norte Intensity 3 - Bogo City and Talisay, Cebu; Roxas City; Iloilo City; Bacolod City; Inopacan, Leyte; Sogod, Southern Leyte; Calatrava, Negros Occidental; Tagbilaran City; Jagna,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3 village watchmen shot dead in AklanILOILO CITY — Two motorcycle-riding masked men shot dead three village watchmen
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
ILOILO CITY — Two motorcycle-riding masked men shot dead three village watchmen and wounded another in Numancia town in Aklan on Wednesday evening. Police are still investigating the murders to determine the identities of the gunmen and the motive... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cops nab 12 ‘pro-Duterte’ anti-crime group members for illegal raidILOILO CITY—Police have arrested and filed criminal complaints against 12 membe
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
ILOILO CITY—Police have arrested and filed criminal complaints against 12 members of a pro-Duterte civilian anti-crime group for raiding an alleged illegal gambling den on Guimaras Island. The members of the Task Force Crusaders (TFC) have been... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In Iloilo, 2 pictures of drug war are emergingChurch in Guimbal town, Iloilo province, which President Duterte has described
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Church in Guimbal town, Iloilo province, which President Duterte has described as a key drug area. —NIÑO JESUS ORBETA ILOILO CITY — Their figures, or perceptions, don’t match. President Rodrigo Duterte continued to describe Iloilo as a key... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NPA consultant’s daughter slams PNP for tagging her, sis in Maasin attackMaasin and Alimodian towns in Iloilo (Google maps) ILOILO CITY — An overseas-b
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Maasin and Alimodian towns in Iloilo (Google maps) ILOILO CITY — An overseas-based daughter of an alleged rebel leader on Panay Island has decried her inclusion in the criminal complaints filed by police against suspected New People’s Army (NPA)... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Visayan fans stunned by Pacquiao loss to Hornthe police stations in Bohol had not received any reported incident in the last
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
the police stations in Bohol had not received any reported incident in the last four hours while the fight was ongoing. In Iloilo City, boxing fans were also unconvinced that Horn defeated Pacquiao. “At the very least, it should have been a close... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Celebrating 20 years of Japanese filmsCinema, Baguio City (Aug. 10 to 13), SM City Bacolod Cinema, Bacolod City (Aug.
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
Cinema, Baguio City (Aug. 10 to 13), SM City Bacolod Cinema, Bacolod City (Aug. 24 to 27), and FDCP Cinematheque-Iloilo, Iloilo City (Aug. 25 to 29). Admission is free on a first-come, first-served basis, except the screenings at Shang Cineplex... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japanese Film Festival celebrates 20th anniversaryBaguio City (August 10 to 13), SM City Bacolod Cinema, Bacolod City (August 24
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
Baguio City (August 10 to 13), SM City Bacolod Cinema, Bacolod City (August 24 to 27), and FDCP Cinematheque-Iloilo, Iloilo City (August 25 to 29). Admission is free on a first-come, first-served basis, except the screenings at Shang... Read more
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Rappler
Orgies and Tinder: Millennials are having a lot of sex, some with a deadly priceILOILO CITY, Philippines – It all started with a simple Facebook message. “Hi,
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
ILOILO CITY, Philippines – It all started with a simple Facebook message. “Hi, how are you? Where are you from?” began the conversation. Jake*, 21, responded to the message, and started a flurry of exchanges with his new friend online. It went on... Read more
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Rappler
Long way to go for Iloilo City's speeding ordinanceGUN POINT. Traffic personnel has been using a newly-procured speed gun by the I
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
GUN POINT. Traffic personnel has been using a newly-procured speed gun by the Iloilo City Government to monitor speeding vehicles at the Diversion Road since June 1, 2017. Photo by Ted Aldwin Ong/Rappler ILOILO, Philippines – The usual drive from... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesILOILO CITY � The Panay Power Corporation got as its first client in Negros Occ
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 20 days ago
ILOILO CITY � The Panay Power Corporation got as its first client in Negros Occidental, the Negros Occidental Electric Cooperative or NOCECO for its power consumption. NOCECO, represented by its chairman Uldarico Ariel Mirasol, and board member John... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No deal, gov’t tells Maute terrorists18, Farida and Al Jadid Romato, cousins of the Mautes, and Abdul Rahman Dimacul
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
18, Farida and Al Jadid Romato, cousins of the Mautes, and Abdul Rahman Dimacula, boyfriend of Farida, were arrested in Iloilo City. The Mautes and the Romatos were covered by Arrest Order No. 1 issued by Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Uncle of priest held by Maute to respect gov’t moves on hostagesan appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte to stop military operations in Marawi. (
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
an appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte to stop military operations in Marawi. (Photo from a video circulating on Facebook) ILOILO CITY — An uncle of a Catholic priest taken hostage by the Maute terror group in Marawi City said it would be up to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mautes offer to swap priest for parentsand Al Jadid Romato, cousins of the Mautes, and Abdul Rahman Dimacula, boyfrien
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
and Al Jadid Romato, cousins of the Mautes, and Abdul Rahman Dimacula, boyfriend of Farida, were arrested in the port of Iloilo City. Hermoso confirmed that the emissaries, among whom were Muslim religious leaders, were able to talk to the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NPA attacks cast doubt on rebels' sincerity to peace talksafter the government reciprocated the NDF’s gesture, about 50 NPA members raide
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
after the government reciprocated the NDF’s gesture, about 50 NPA members raided the Maasin Municipal Police Station in Iloilo City and took away firearms, a laptop, a base radio, cash and jewelry. While the attack did not happen in Mindanao,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cops should fight until death, says PNP chiefPNP Chief Ronald De La Rosa. EDWIN BACASMAS ILOILO CITY—Philippine National Po
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
PNP Chief Ronald De La Rosa. EDWIN BACASMAS ILOILO CITY—Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa on Friday said policemen should “fight until death” after visiting a police station in Iloilo raided by communist... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP chief fumes over coward copstaking your oath as police officers of the Philippine National Police, it doesn
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
taking your oath as police officers of the Philippine National Police, it doesn’t mean that you’re PO1 only of Bacolod or Iloilo City Police Offices, or Regions 6 or 18, but you are PO1 of the PNP, meaning you can be assigned anywhere in the... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
The Philippines’ Marawi: Next Islamic State Nucleuscity; Hapilon’s aide, Hamsi Amajad Marani in Zamboanga city, Romato in Cagayan
Asia Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
city; Hapilon’s aide, Hamsi Amajad Marani in Zamboanga city, Romato in Cagayan de Oro, and three other suspected members in Iloilo city in the region of Visayas showed that the movement of the group’s members and supporters has gone beyond Marawi... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsteam cancelled its training in Dipolog City when the Marawi City crisis broke o
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 28 days ago
team cancelled its training in Dipolog City when the Marawi City crisis broke out. The team paid a courtesy call to Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog yesterday. �We are thankful because Iloilo city and province willingly accommodated... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Italian’s bomb joke explodes in his face in AklanILOILO CITY — Police arrested an Italian national for cracking a bomb joke at t
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
ILOILO CITY — Police arrested an Italian national for cracking a bomb joke at the Kalibo International Airport (KIA) in Aklan Wednesday afternoon. Christiano de Angeles, 40, will be facing a complaint for violating Presidential Decree 1727, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘No Rody order to stop peace talks with Reds’peace process, however, suffered a setback when about 50 NPA members attacked t
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
peace process, however, suffered a setback when about 50 NPA members attacked the Maasin Municipal Police Station in Iloilo City last Sunday and seized firearms, a laptop, a base radio, cash and jewelry. While the incident did not happen in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Negros cops hold 23 fishers as coastal patrol tightenedimprove security measures in every police station after a relative of the leade
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
improve security measures in every police station after a relative of the leaders of the Maute terror group was arrested in Iloilo City on Panay Island. The Islamic State-inspired Maute group, aided by Abu Sayyaf bandits, attacked Marawi City in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Village watchman hurt as Army, NPA clash in Iloilo townILOILO CITY — A barangay tanod (village watchman) was wounded after government
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
ILOILO CITY — A barangay tanod (village watchman) was wounded after government troops clashed with suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Iloilo on Tuesday two days after a rebel raid at a police station. Romeo Cabalong was hit in the shoulder... Read more
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