Army troopers in pursuit of NPA rebels after clashes in Negros Oriental

Carla Gomez - @inquirerdotnet 01/17/2021

BACOLOD CITY – Government troopers are in pursuit of suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) following four separate clashes in the upland barangays of Sandayao and Trinidad in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental since Saturday. Maj.…

Soldier, civilians wounded in gov’t troops clash with rebels in NegOr

Florence Baesa 05/01/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—A soldier and two civilians were wounded in an encounter with suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) on Thursday afternoon, April 30, 2020, in Barangay Camudlas, Bindoy town in Negros Oriental. To…

Wounded soldiers identified; 4 NPAs killed in Negros clash

Florence Baesa 04/24/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental — The two soldiers who were wounded in an encounter with members of the New People’s Army in Barangay Gawahon, Victorias City, Negros Occidental on Friday, April 24, 2020, have been identified. This…

Army assures no let up in campaign against NPA

Florence Baesa 04/20/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—The 303rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army assured that there will be no let up in the campaign against the New People’s Army (NPA) as it honors the bravery of the troops of…

Rama admits ‘internal conflict’ among Barug allies as Alcover, Mabatid clash on FB

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/04/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Barug-PDP Laban candidates who emerged victorious in the May 13 midterms polls are yet to take their oath of office on June 30. But this early, at least two of their party members…

2 Abu Sayyaf killed in Sulu clash

Inquirer.net 03/20/2019

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – A sub-leader of the Abu Sayyaf Group and an unidentified man were killed in an encounter on Tuesday afternoon in Barangay Upper Binuang, Talipao town, in Sulu. Brigadier General Divino Rey Pabayo, commander…

‘THE CLASH’ CHAMPION Golden Cañedo COMES HOME TO CEBU TODAY

PR 11/15/2018

AFTER making history as the first-ever “The Clash” champion, Golden Cañedo makes a sweet homecoming to Cebu today. The “Golden Voice of Cebu” will treat her fans to a Kapuso Fans’ Day in Robinsons Galleria Cebu at…

2 Abu Sayyaf killed, 2 wounded in Sulu clash

Inquirer.net 10/30/2018

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Two suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group were killed in an encounter on Tuesday morning in Sulu, while two others were reportedly wounded. Colonel Gerry Besana, public affairs officer of the Western Mindanao…

Police chief, Inayawan officials clash over precinct row

Nestle L. Semilla 09/19/2018

  The refusal of Barangay Inayawan officials to allow the Cebu City police to build a precinct in their area had infuriated its police chief. “This is my first time to see a barangay captain ayaw magtayo…

Yap, Inoue clash in world title eliminator

Glendale G. Rosal 09/10/2018

FILIPINO ring warrior Mark John “Journeyman” Yap faces unbeaten Japanese Takuma Inoue today in a world title eliminator bout for the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) world bantamweight title at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. This…

‘The Clash’ contender duets with Cebuano singing contest winner in ‘KanTagay’

PR 09/01/2018

ONE of Cebu’s contenders in GMA’s “The Clash,” Joannah Jane Sy, joined Palm Grass Hotel singing contest winner 23-year-old Roselyn Cebuco in a duet of an original Cebuano song “Kinasing” at the hotel’s roofdeck bar Hardin Dagami…

Clash of the egos

Editorial 08/31/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte waxes comical each time he critiques an opponent for a perceived character flaw. He did this earlier this year when he slammed the activist Sister Patricia Fox for being, according to him, a foul-mouthed…

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