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Senate expedites passage of proposed 2018 national budget, tax reform package

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Senate went straight to deliberation of priority bills of the Duterte administration as soon as the session opened on Thursday. The upper chamber of Congress targets...

60,000 personnel to provide security for 31st ASEAN Summit

Posted on: November 6th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Authorities have deployed 60,000 security personnel from the Philippine National Police (PNP), Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)...

Gun ban, “no sail zone” takes effect ahead of the ASEAN Summit

Posted on: November 3rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has begun the implementation of a 15-day gun ban in Metro Manila and nearby cities. The gun which...

2 scammers of “Bangon Marawi” fund drive, nabbed

Posted on: October 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Makati City Police have recently arrested 63-year old Ricardo Simbulan and his 39 year-old live-in partner Mitus Sampayan  in an entrapment operation by the Department of Interior...

DILG’s drop-box reporting system open to abuse – VACC

Posted on: October 4th, 2017 | No Comments
  Manila, Philippines – The Anti-Corruption and Anti-Crime Group Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) opposes DILG’s drop box reporting system in various villages. In a statemen, VACC Spokesperson Boy...

Malacañang denies appointment of ex-SBMA chair Martin Diño to any gov’t post

Posted on: September 28th, 2017 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — On Wednesday, former Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) chair Martin Diño claimed that he was offered the position of undersecretary of the Department of Interior and...

Witnesses claim incident in Parojinog compound a massacre, not raid

Posted on: August 1st, 2017 | No Comments
    The relatives and neighbors of slain  Ozamiz City mayor, Reynaldo “Aldong” Parojinog are grieving. Also killed in the alleged raid were the wife, two siblings, and men of...

2ND Firefighters’ Summit focuses on electrical fire, LPG and high rise building safety

Posted on: July 7th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Department of Interior and Local Government Assistant Secretary Ricojudge Echiverri was one of the officials who graced the second firefighters’ summit in Quezon City on Thursday. Fire...

DAR begins awarding of land to Lapanday farmers

Posted on: May 18th, 2017 | 2 Comments
MANILA — Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Rafael Mariano is bound for Tagum, Davao del Norte to personally award lands to farmers who are members of the Madaum Agrarian...

AFP confident of General Año’s capability as new DILG Secretary

Posted on: May 12th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is confident that Chief of Staff Eduardo Año can perform his new duty well. AFP Spokesperson Brig. General Restituto Padilla said they...