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LOS BAÑOS, Laguna: The Philippine government-hosted Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) is calling for applications for a small grants facility that funds social forestry projects. Leah Lyn Domingo, SEARCA public relations specialist, said each member state of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations…

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BACOLOD CITY: A former member of the Bacolod City Police Office linked to the brutal killing of a barangay (village) chief and two maritime instructors 14 years ago was nabbed by the elements of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group on Saturday. Arrested was Police Officer Ruel Villacanas, 51, while…

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TARLAC: The Tarlac provincial government is capitalizing on human resources, particularly on their technical know-how, for greater economic development in Central Luzon. Gov. Susan Yap said they are more inspired to pursue this goal after winning the National Kabalikat Award in the Local Government Unit category along with the provinces…

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The Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will be issuing stickers to identify Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) units including Grab Philippines and Uber Systems Inc. LTFRB spokesperson Aileen Lizada said the Board gives certificate of public convenience (CPC) and provisional authority (PA) permits to TNVS drivers with the…

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The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution authorizing Mayor Herbert Bautista to sign and accept a Deed of Donation from First Optima Realty Corp. for 22 road lots and two open spaces inside Cresta Verde Executive Homes Subdivision in Barangay Santa Monica. Introduced by Councilors Alexis Herrera, Franz Pumaren…

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GUINAYANGAN, Quezon: Nine persons, most of them engineers, were injured after the van they were riding fell on a cliff on Wednesday night in Barangay Bagong Silang of this town, police said. Quezon Police director, Senior Supt. Rhoderick Armamento, identified the injured as Ramil Tan, 44; Jerold Regis, 22; Christopher…

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THE Court of Appeals (CA) affirmed the ruling of the lower court against a Filipino-Canadian sentenced to life imprisonment for trying to smuggle in MDMA, also known as ecstacy, while on vacation to the country in 2011. Associate Justice Carmelita Salandanan Manahan, of CA’s Special Sixth Division, affirmed the October…

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THE Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) spotted a low pressure area at 85 kilometers (km) east of Aparri, Cagayan on Wednesday morning. It is expected to develop into a tropical depression in the next 36 hours. Pagasa added that the weather system will bring moderate and occasionally…

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A MAGNITUDE 5.1 earthquake rocked Calayan in Cagayan at 6:08 a.m. on Wednesday with epicenter located at 37 kilometers (kms) northwest of Calayan and depth of focus at nine kms, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Philvolcs). Its origin is tectonic. Intensity 2 was felt in Laoag…

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PHILIPPINE National Police Region 9 spokesman, Chief Insp. Helen Galvez, said murder charges were filed against Police Officer (PO) 2 Ronal Zeros and PO1 Michael Bulanday with the Zamboanga del Sur provincial prosecutor’s officer for the killing on August 23 of an Army Corporal Rodillo Bartolome in Aurora town. Both…

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