Regional

DA eyes 3.4% rice production growth in Eastern Visayas

Apr. 17 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, April 16 — The Department of Agriculture (DA) is eyeing a modest growth of 3.4 percent in rice output this year, aiming... Read more »
PCA commits 5,000 coco seedlings to DAR-ARC

PCA commits 5,000 coco seedlings to DAR-ARC

Apr. 17 | TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines, April 16 — The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) has committed 5,000 coconut seedlings for the replanting needs of coconut farmers at the Palanog... Read more »

National

Crucifixion rites in Pampanga attract thousands of local and foreign tourists 

Crucifixion rites in Pampanga attract thousands of local and foreign tourists 

Apr. 18 | By Froilan E. Magtoto CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, April 18 (PNA) — Thousands of local and foreign visitors flocked to the crucifixion sites here on Good Friday to witness... Read more »

Pacquiao returns to PHL five days after reclaiming WBO title from Bradley

Apr. 18 | By Jelly F. Musico MANILA, Philippines, April 18 – Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao returned to the country on Friday morning, five days after... Read more »

International

25 confirmed dead in S. Korean ferry sinking

Apr. 18 | SEOUL, April 18 — A total of 25 people, including 12 students, two teachers and three crew members, have been confirmed dead, with 179 people rescued... Read more »
Four-way talks over Ukraine crisis concludes with agreement

Four-way talks over Ukraine crisis concludes with agreement

Apr. 18 | GENEVA, April 18 — Four-way talks in Geneva over the Ukraine crisis concluded on Thursday with a document on de-escalation of tension in Ukraine, Russian Foreign Minister... Read more »

Press Release

Students design smart device to aid search and rescue after sea mishaps

Students design smart device to aid search and rescue after sea mishaps

Apr. 17 | The number of naval tragedies and accidents at sea in recent years underscore the need for new and modern interventions that will aid in search and rescue operations. A team of... Read more »

Visita Iglesia in Cebu? There’s an app for that

Apr. 16 | RELIGIOUS devotees now have a handy guide to heritage churches in Cebu with the initial release of the VisitaIglesia mobile phone app. The app is available... Read more »

Features

‘Senakulo’ or passion play during the Holy Week not vanishing

Apr. 17 | By Leilani S. Junio MANILA, Philippines, April 17 — The once very popular “Senakulo” or passion play on the life, sufferings and death... Read more »
Lenten reflection focused on Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection

Lenten reflection focused on Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection

Apr. 18 | By Ben Cal MANILA, Philippines, April 17 — For Catholics, Lenten reflection is focused on the death of Lord Jesus Christ on Good Friday and His triumphant resurrection on... Read more »

Views

Travels around Eastern Visayas

Travels around Eastern Visayas

Jul. 11 | Eastern Visayas Festivals If you really want to have fun, witness and join our festivals! There are about 60 different festivals here in Eastern Visayas, and each of them was... Read more »

Travels around Eastern Visayas

Jul. 4 |   Biri rocks   Yes, the rock formations in Biri, Northern Samar are      awesome. And the island-town is really a great place to  visit not only... Read more »

Exams Results

Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination Results

Mar. 21 | March 2014 Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination Results Released in Five (5) Days The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2,048... Read more »
Medical Technologist Licensure Examination results

Medical Technologist Licensure Examination results

Apr. 3 | March 2014 Medical Technologist Licensure Examination results released in three (3) working days The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 885 out of 1,252 passed... Read more »