Three counts each of robbery and malicious mischief charges were slapped against five members of the notorious basag-kotse gang.
Jaro Police Station chief Chief Insp. Orly Gabinete said that they filed the case against Arwin Morilla, 28
Police in the province of Antique are being questioned by concerned individuals after it reportedly failed to record and arrest a bodyguard of a municipal mayor caught violating the election gun ban.
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If Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas will indeed file charges against PO1 Ronnie Refugio, it won’t be the first time that the latter will be indicted.
This, as records showed that Refugio was accused of murder almost 12 years ago.
City Tourism head Ben Jimena said they will try to map out a tourism plan which separates the holding of the Kasadyahan from the Dinagyang festival. He envisions of Kasadyahan having an equal footing with Dinagyang in terms of tourism event.
It seems city cops are caught in a cross fire in the raging political rift between two camps here. Effort to relieve two chiefs of police is underway courtesy of Mayor Jerry Treñas for the reason that he finds the said chiefs “ineffective.”
One person was killed while two others were injured after a commotion at Fajardo Subd., Brgy. Sambag, Jaro, Iloilo City.
A lawyer is working to fix the bail of one of the five suspected members of the notorious basag-kotse gang arrested in a police operation Tuesday night. Incidentally, the same lawyer assisted the five basag-kotse suspects arrested in Antique last year.
Preparations for the first regional occupational safety and health (OSH) summit in Western Visayas have already started.
ROXAS CITY – Capiz province under the leadership of Governor Victor Tanco, Sr. has a new provincial auditor in the person of Mrs. Marilou Sumcad.
ROXAS CITY – A protest rally against the proposed P683 million loan of the provincial government with the Philippines Veterans Bank (PVB) by concerned individuals would be ‘subjudice’ since the case is already in court, a lawyer told The News Today (TNT).
ROXAS CITY – Provincial Liga President Clemente “Budong” Firmalino said yesterday that the provincial congress of Liga-Capiz is mandatory as provided in the chapter’s Constitution and By laws and has an authority from the Department of Interior and Local Government, (DILG) regional office.
BACOLOD CITY — The Sangguniang Panlungsod of Bacolod City ratified last Wednesday the compromise agreement entered into by the city government of Bacolod and Vicente H. Villarosa relative to the Civil Case No 09-13413 for “Sum of money and damages” docketed as SP Correspondence No. 09-1161, subject to the condition that the same is not contrary to laws, morals and public policy as determined by the Honorable Court.
BACOLOD CITY — With the onslaught of El Niño phenomenon now being felt in many parts of the county, households in Bacolod City are assured of enough potable water throughout the episode.
BACOLOD CITY — Sangguniang Panlungsod Member Jocelle Batapa-Sigue yesterday said that the National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP), composed of 33 regional ICT councils strongly supports the creation of a Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) based on the crucial role that ICT plays in the Philippine economy and urges the senate to approve the bill creating said department before the election.
January 16, 2010, Sheraton Hotel, Jersey City, NJ.–The “hala bira!” chant that’s commonly heard in Kalibo Aklan and Iloilo city has echoed here in the United States of America.For five years now, the Filipino community has kept their devotion
Iloilo Prima Galaw, Inc. (IPG), the emerging performing arts group and 2009 National Winner of the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO), presents, “A Night For A Little Romance” on February 26 and 27, 2010
IT WAS a colorful Iloilo last weekend as hundreds of thousands of visiting local and foreign tourists trooped to Iloilo City and a million crowd altogether enjoyed Iloilo Dinagyang, the best tourism event in the Philippines.
THE Iloilo Dinagyang Festival has proven again that it is the best tourism event in the country. The Iloilo Dinagyang Foundation, Inc. (IDFI) with the support of the City Tourism Development Office under Ben Jimena, city tourism officer, local government units and private sector partners