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Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:21:00 +0800
3 caught in Cotabato City buy-bust
The suspects were arrested after selling 50 grams of shabu to undercover agents during a sting along a busy thoroughfare in Barangay Rosary Heights 9 past 5 p.m. on Thursday.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Blackout to hit Agusan provinces, Butuan
Agusan del Sur, Agusan del Norte and parts of this city will experience a 12-hour power outage tomorrow.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
2 NPA rebels killed in Leyte, Masbate shootouts
Two suspected New People’s Army rebels were killed in alleged shootouts with law enforcers in Leyte and Masbate on Wednesday.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Cop shot dead in Cagayan de Oro
Motorcycle-riding assailants gunned down a policeman in this city on Wednesday night.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
CHR to look into ambush of soldiers
The Commission on Human Rights has initiated an investigation into the ambush staged by suspected New People’s Army rebels in Albay on Sunday that killed three soldiers and wounded another.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Binangonan PNP probed for extortion
Philippine National Police chief Gen. Debold Sinas yesterday ordered an investigation of the entire police force in Binangonan, Rizal after two civilian assets were arrested for alleged extortion.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Legal action eyed vs 5 Negrenses from UK
The provincial government of Negros Occidental is eyeing legal action against five Negrenses who did not disclose that they came from the United Kingdom prior to their arrival in their hometowns.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Metro LGUs to launch simultaneous vaccination
Local government units in Metro Manila will launch synchronized COVID-19 vaccination programs, Parañaque Mayor Edwin Olivarez said on Wednesday.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Northern Samar bans hogs from ASF-hit areas
A ban on the entry of hogs from Mindanao, Luzon and Leyte has been imposed in Northern Samar.

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0800
DFA to cut off foreign travels
The Department of Foreign Affairs will cut off foreign travels to replenish its depleted passport revolving fund reportedly eaten up by travel allowances, insurance and other expenses, DFA Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said yesterday.