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Monday, October 22, 2018

Graft case vs Defensor recycled issue – capitol

ILOILO – The Provincial Legal Office welcomed the graft complaint filed against Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. by former provincial administrator Manuel Mejorada.But according to...

IPPO: No irregularities in Salcedo house raid

ILOILO – Senior Superintendent Marlon Tayaba, police provincial director, denied that policemen who searched the house of Sara, Iloilo’s Mayor Ermelita Salcedo for loose...

Complaint vs Bing exec aide junked

BACOLOD City – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Region 6 has dismissed the complaint that former mayor Monico Puentevella filed against Samuel “Sammy” Montoyo,...

Free civil wedding now part of ‘Pag-ulikid’

ILOILO City – As the community outreach program “Pag-ulikid sang Syudad” spreads to more barangays, it has included free civil wedding as part of...

Modern jeepneys to debut in Boracay

BORACAY – Modern jeepneys and electric tricycles will be launched in this island resort once it reopens later this week, the Department of Transportation...

‘Surprise’ drug test at Bacolod jail yields negative results

BACOLOD City – The recent “surprise” drug test at the Metro Bacolod District Jail-Male Dormitory (MBDJ-MD) yielded negative results.It was the third joint operation...

DOH targets to immunize 597,626 kids in WV

ILOILO City – The Department of Health (DOH) targets to cover 597,626 children in Western Visayas in its measles-rubella and oral polio vaccine supplemental...

Peace negotiator: Gov’t sticks with localized talks

MANILA – The Duterte administration will push through with localized peace talks with rebels even though Jose Maria Sison said the Communist Party of...

Malacañang slams FDA chief convoy ambush

MANILA – Malacañang condemned on Sunday the ambush on the convoy of Food and Drug Administration director general Nela Charade-Puno, four days after the...

Companies use mass layoff, closure threats to skirt wage hike – group

MANILA – Companies were using threats of mass layoffs and closures to avoid providing their employees additional salary, a labor organization said on Sunday.The...

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