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PNoy's approval rating - Visayan Daily Star
The game made your heart beat faster, since it seemed to be anybody's at most points, but eventually, the Philippine team competing at the FIBAASIA championship in Chamsha China, beat their first opponents in the semi-finals of the match, Japan. Oh, the ...
Another police asset killed - Visayan Daily Star
Another police asset was gunned down by men on a motorcycle at about 1:15 a.m. yesterday morning at the housing site in Cadawinonan, Dumaguete, considered as one of four hot spot areas in the proliferation of illegal drugs in the city, which also resulted ...
After 30 years, he cheats!” - Visayan Daily Star
I married my husband Nando when I was only twenty and he was thirty years old. I gave him the best years of my life, even giving up my budding career in a bank when I got pregnant with our first child. After three kids, I turned my back on my career and ...
VMC to sell power to grid in two years - Visayan Daily Star
Victorias Milling Co. expects to be selling power to the grid in the last quarter of 2017, Eduardo Concepcion, president and c hief operating officer of VMC, said last night. Concepcion, who was at the VMC Interschool Arts Contest at Planta Hotel in ...
Don't buy substandard cement: DTI - Visayan Daily Star
The Department of Trade and Industry yesterday warned the public against substandard cement, saying that only those certified by the Bureau of Philippine Standards are reliable and safe for construction because they have passed stringent tests and inspections.
Gilas back into FIBA Asia Final - Visayan Daily Star
Dondon Hontiveros' triples came just on time as Gilas Pilipinas stopped Japan, 81-70, in the semifinals last night of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship in Changsha, China. The win catapulted Philippines back in the finals where they will face host China ...
Most block farms in Negros - Visayan Daily Star
Two-thirds of the sugar block farms in the country are in Negros Occidental and the Department of Agrarian Reform is encouraging Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations to use them for improved production and income, DAR Undersecretary Rosalina ...
Training set on meat processing - Visayan Daily Star
A three-day meat processing training will be given by Netherlands PUM - expert Peter Koning to 25 hog raisers and meat processors on Oct. 7-9 at the Paravet Academy at the Provincial Livestock Breeding Center and Dairy Farm in Brgy. La Granja, La Carlota City.
Noreco II bans posting on poles - Visayan Daily Star
Then Negros Oriental II Electric Cooperative has enlightened its member-customer-owners on its policy regarding the posting of commercial materials on the poles of the cooperative. As a general rule, Noreco II does not allow the posting of commercial ...
Elderly Filipino Week activities set - Visayan Daily Star
The more than 13,000 senior citizens in Dumaguete accepted the challenge of a former legislator, for them to start a trust fund and leave a legacy of something worthwhile to the community. Former councilor Samuel Dicen, who is also a senior citizen, issued ...
WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY - Visayan Daily Star
The parish of Sum-ag under Fr. Aniceto “Mao” Buenafe is preparing an exhibition of 95 religious images at the mezzanine of the church. The collection owned by Tom Casiano will be exhibited in the Escayola Museum. The collection, however, is not limited ...
Conscience and the law - Visayan Daily Star
I'm sure most people agree that as we plunge into more complicated, pressure-packed times, we need to remind ourselves of some basic, must-know concepts, precisely because they run the risk of being forgotten and set aside. Among these concepts is the ...
1 dies in Ceres mishap - Visayan Daily Star
A Ceres Liner bus figured in another accident Thursday in Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental, and the victim was declared clinically dead at the Isabela District Hospital, the police said yesterday. The initial investigation of the Moises Padilla Police ...
Mayor inviting him to run for VM - Visayan Daily Star
Graduating Bacolod Councilor Roberto Rojas of the Nationalist People's Coalition-Grupo Progreso yesterday disclosed that he is being invited by the camp of Mayor Monico Puentevella to run for vice mayor in the 2016 elections. Rojas, who has served as ...
People & Events - Visayan Daily Star
More than 4,000 Boy Scout delegates from the cities, towns and DepEd divisions in the Negros Island Region are expected to attend the 1 st Negros Island BSP Invitational Jamborette, on the theme “One Island, One Dream through Quality Scouting”, at ...