Año tells LGUs: Ban tricycles from nat’l highways

Año tells LGUs: Ban tricycles from nat’l highways

By Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Friday told local government units (LGUs) to prohibit tricycles from traversing national highways if possible, saying the move could help prevent road accidents.In a statement, Año said LGUs should continue road-clearing operations...

Bulusan Volcano under Alert Level 1

Bulusan Volcano under Alert Level 1

Bulusan Volcano in Sorsogon was placed under Alert Level 1 on Sunday morning by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

Palace condoles with victims of Bohol bridge collapse

Palace condoles with victims of Bohol bridge collapse

By Malacañang on Thursday grieved over the victims of the fatal collapse of the old Loay-Clarin Bridge on April 27.“We express our condolences to the families of the victims who perished with the collapse of a bridge in Loay town in Bohol. We likewise pray for the...

Duterte signs law compensating victims of Marawi siege

Duterte signs law compensating victims of Marawi siege

By PIA photo President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure that will provide compensation to the victims of the Marawi Siege that broke out in 2017.The Marawi war broke out on May 23, 2017, and went on for five months before the government declared it...

Bird flu outbreak in PH declared

Bird flu outbreak in PH declared

By Chickens (from da.gov.ph) There is an outbreak of bird flu in the country, the Department of Agriculture said on Wednesday.In a "Laging Handa" briefing, Agriculture Secretary William Dar said the outbreak had been affecting several farms in Central Luzon."Iyong...

Provincial buses to return on EDSA during 2-week dry run

Provincial buses to return on EDSA during 2-week dry run

By Provincial buses will be allowed to travel along EDSA once again starting Thursday night.Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chairman Romando Artes said a there would be a two-week dry run allowing provincial buses to traverse EDSA."The Department of...

LGUs told to continue vaccinating amid political sorties

LGUs told to continue vaccinating amid political sorties

By The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Tuesday nudged local government units (LGUs) to be consistent with their vaccination efforts ahead of the start of the campaign period for local candidates.In a "Laging Handa" briefing, Interior...