Flooding in Cagayan de Oro happening now

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There is an ongoing flooding in some areas in Cagayan de Oro due to the low pressure area particularly in Northern Mindanao and Zamboanga Peninsula. DOST-Pag-asa as of 7:00PM has issued a Red Warning Level. The next advisory will be on 10:00PM. For more information and queries, please contact telephone number 555-0485. The video belowRead More

Hacienda Luisita workers only earn P9.46 per day

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A group of more than 50 Hacienda Luisita workers who were rescued and are now at the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR). The workers lamented that they were not given food rations and had to fend for themselves by hunting frogs to fill their hungry stomachs. They complained of not receiving their salaries that rangedRead More

PLDT and Smart Network Advisory (December 29)

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Are you a PLDT and Smart subscriber and have experienced downtimes in your internet and cellphone calls and text? Some users have complained that they could not contact other subscribers from other cellphone networks. Today, PLDT and Smart Communications have released an advisory explaining happened the past few days. PLDT and Smart Network Advisory WeRead More

Bombing near the church on Christmas eve in Midsayap

The  Inquirer reported that at least 12 people have been injured in the parking lot of Sto. Nino Parish church in Midsayap, North Cotabato in the middle of a Simbang Gabi Mass. According to some witnesses, a grenade was thrown beside a police patrol car in the church parking lot, about 30 meters away fromRead More

House Justice Committee approves Death Penalty in the Philippines

The death penalty has finally been restored in the Philippines on Wednesday, December 7 by the House Justice committee with 12-6-1 votes. The death penalty was last abolished in 2006 during president Gloria Arroyo’s term. This is how House Justice Committee voted: In favor Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, Ilocos Norte 1st District Deputy Speaker FredenilRead More

Kylie Verzosa is Miss International 2016!

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The country’s bet Kylie Verzosa just crowned Miss International 2016 held in Tokyo, Japan on October 27. She bested other beautiful women from 65 countries. Miss International 2016 – Philippines – Kylie Verzosa 1st runner up – Australia 2nd runner up – Indonesia 3rd runner up – Nicaragua 4th runner up – USA Other award winners:Read More

Customs revenue is 34 billion for September, improving under Duterte

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The Bureau of Customs reported a revenue collection of P33.951 billion for September, a significant improvement under the Duterte administration. In August, BoC collected P33.002 billion of revenue, that’s almost a billion of pesos increase. During the Pnoy administration, BoC collected P32.651 billion for September of 2015, a significant 2 billion boost. The largest port ofRead More

Driver’s License now valid up to 5 Years

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This is a welcome news, especially to Filipino drivers, the driver’s license now has a validity of 5 years. The implementation though varies from region to region. Refer to the image for the information.

This is Probably the Best Solution to the Traffic Problem

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The usual solutions that our government uses to solve the traffic problem are ‘build more infrastructures such as roads and bridges’, and ‘ban these type of vehicles in certain duration of time’. Those two are the most famous short-term solutions that the preceding administrations as well as this present Duterte administration is undertaking. Nevertheless, IRead More

Philippine credit rating upgraded

RAM Ratings, a Malaysian company that does independent credit opinions to guide investors, has recently upgraded the Philippines’ credit score to seaA1(pi) or Stable from seaA2(pi) or Positive. RAM said, that the rating upgrade was based on “economic resilience in the midst of external volatility that compares favourably to ASEAN peers”. Another factor was theRead More

Suspected drug lord Kerwin Espinosa nabbed in UAE

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PNP Chief Bato Dela Rosa have announced on Monday that suspected Leyte drug lord Kerwin Espinosa was nabbed in United Arab Emirates. The son of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Ronaldo Espinosa Sr. is currently being held in Abu Dhabi, the capital of UAE. The arrest order was issued in the Regional Trial Court Branch 14 forRead More

Who’s this guy?

Kat de Castro a staunch Duterte supporter posted a photo of a man that looks like the PNP Chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa but blessed with much hair.

Mandatory Body Camera on Police is Much Better than De Lima’s stupid “Warn the Suspects” Bill

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Many netizens react on Senator Leila De Lima’s bill about the police warning the suspects through a megaphone  during crime operations. She dubbed her bill as “Anti-Extrajudicial Killing of 2016”, but the social media is abuzz about it. Stephen Rznsk initially thought that it was a spoof. But it’s not from AdoboChronicles, guys. Even SenatorRead More