Philippines Report

Residents ask why mountain is being leveled in Boracay village

If Boracay Island has been closed for six months to undergo environmental rehabilitation, why is a forested mountain being leveled using heavy equipment here? Residents of Barangay Yapak at the northern end of the 1,032-hectare island are raising this question [...]

May 16, 2018 News

GINGER TURMERIC TEA HEALTH BENEFITS

Turmeric and ginger contain a vast wealth of medicinal benefits when you use them alone but when they are combined to make a ginger turmeric tea, you will get even more value from your products. The various phytochemicals contained in both ginger [...]

May 15, 2018 News

Pamilyang Nagpapabinyag, Nagulat sa ‘Summer Outfit’ Ng Pari Na Nagbinyag Sa Kanilang Anak

Hindi inakala ng isang pamilya ng makita nila ang isang pare na naka-civilian lang ang suot. Ayon sa kanilang post pinaghandaan pa daw nila ang kanilang porma para sa kanilang anak na bibinyagan noong araw na yun. Pero nang makita [...]

May 15, 2018 Trending News

Nograles bill to make barangay officials gov’t employees

Reps. Karlo Alexei Nograles and Jericho Jonas Nograles have filed a bill proposing to make barangay officials regular government employees and entitle them to fixed salaries and benefits. House Bill No. 7393, or the Magna Carta for Barangays, seeks to [...]

May 15, 2018 News

Erap to seek reelection in 2019; sons JV and Jinggoy to run too

Former President and Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Monday announced he will seek a reelection in the 2019 polls. Estrada made the statement when he went to Padre Burgos Elementary School in Altura, Sta. Mesa to cast his vote for [...]

May 14, 2018 Politics

3 poll watcher sa La Union nagkainitan dahil sa ‘bulungan’

Nagkainitan ang tatlong poll watcher sa isang presinto sa San Fernando, La Union sa kalagitnaan ng barangay at Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections nitong Lunes. Sa video na kuha ng ABS-CBN News, mapapanood ang mga babaeng nagkakataasan ng boses dahil umano [...]

May 14, 2018 News

Mysterious hairy sea creature dubbed ‘globster’ washes up on Philippines beach

A mysterious “globster” has washed ashore in the Philippines, prompting speculation that it is the carcass of a creature “from the deepest parts of the ocean”. Seemingly covered in hair, the six-metre-long object has baffled local residents, with some speculating it [...]

May 14, 2018 News

Duterte says he is ready to retire once PH shifts to Federalism

President Duterte has declared that he was ready to retire once the country has shifted to a federal system of government. The President has renewed his offer to cut short his six-year term and give way to new leaders if [...]

May 14, 2018 News

33 ang napatay sa pinaghihinalaang insidente na may kaugnayan sa eleksyon ayon sa PNP

Ang Philippine National Police (PNP) ay nagrekord ng 33 katao na pinatay sa pinaghihinalaang mga insidente na may kinalaman sa halalan sa buong bansa mula noong pagsisimula ng panahon ng halalan noong Abril 14. Tulad ng Mayo 14, 6 ng [...]

May 14, 2018 Politics

Pinagbantaan nga ba ng mga pulis ang mga botante sa Obando?

OBANDO, Bulacan – Isinumbong ng ilang residente sa bayan ng Obando Bulacan na pinagbantaan umano sila ng ilang pulis para iboto ang isang kandidato para sa kapitan ngayong Lunes. Kuwento ng 2 babae sa Sitio San Lorenzo, Barangay Panghulo, pasado [...]

May 14, 2018 Politics