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THE Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) on Friday reported it has completed 96.43 percent of the installation of more than 6,000 farmer-beneficiaries awarded with plots of land in Hacienda Luisita in Tarlac under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP). In a statement, Tarlac agrarian reform officer Ileona Pangilinan said 5,990…

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The Task Force on Asean Integration of the Regional Development Council, Region 9 (RDC-9) will hold a forum on the Asean economic community (AEC) on May 27, 2014 at the Grand Astoria Hotel in Zamboanga City. The forum is designed to raise awareness about the AEC and its implications for…

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Metro Pacific Investment Corp. (MPIC), through its subsidiary, Manila North Tollways Corp. (MNTC), is aiming to secure all the approvals and documentations for the P18-billion North Luzon Expressway (NLEX)-South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) connector road project by the end of June. “If we can secure all the approvals and documentation by…

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Motorists using the Paniqui to Moncada segment and the Moncada to Carmen segment of the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) will have to pay the required toll rates starting June 13 this year. Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC), through its subsidiary Private Infra Dev. Corp. Inc. (PIDC), will start implementing…

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AirAsia has raised a total of P97 million, or $2.17 million from its ‘To the Philippines with Love’ campaign in aid of reconstruction efforts in Yolanda-affected areas. The company said donations, which came from public-giving, a matching component by the AirAsia Group and contributions by AirAsia partner companies, are to…

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SOWETO – She visits hospital daily, comforts relatives and faces an army of reporters clamoring for comment — with Nelson Mandela fighting for his life, his colorful and controversial ex-wife Winnie is back in the limelight. Since the anti-apartheid hero was admitted to intensive care three weeks ago,…

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The body of a 57-year-old fisherman, who has been missing since Saturday, was found in a river in Barangay Calmay North in Dagupan City, the Philippine Coast Guard said on Monday. Rolando Bautista had been fishing alone Friday in his motorboat on the Pantal River in Calmay North. His family…

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Former President Gloria Arroyo took her oath of office as congressman at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center, where she is detained while awaiting a plunder trial. Mrs. Arroyo, who was reelected as representative of Pampanga’s 2nd District, has been under hospital arrest since February 2012. A statement released by…

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CAIRO – Egyptian protesters on Monday stormed the headquarters of the powerful Muslim Brotherhood after deadly clashes there between supporters and opponents of President Mohamed Morsi who hails from the group, an Agence France Presse correspondent said. The building in Cairo’s Moqattam district was set ablaze before people stormed…

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Slum dwellers hurling rocks, improvised explosives and human excrement fought running battles with riot police Monday around a sprawling Quezon City shanty town that is set for redevelopment. Police said an officer was hospitalized with a head injury while several residents of the North Triangle slum were briefly detained,…