Alarm raised over groundwater extraction in Bohol

Bohol may be confronted with a ticking water supply time bomb if the pumping of water from groundwater sources continues…

PENRO confirms collection of entrance fee at Bilar man-made forest

A top provincial environment official on Monday confirmed that they have started to collect environmental fees from visitors at the…

Policeman killed, wife hurt in Maribojoc gun attack

A corporal of the Bohol police Provincial Mobile Force Company (PMFC) was killed while his wife, reportedly a social worker,…

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Editorial

The universal appeal of Sinulog

NO PROOF IS AS SELF-EVIDENT that the “Sinulog” celebrated in Cebu City every third Sunday of January has universal appeal…

Trouble in the Middle East

ALTHOUGH IRAN AND THE USA had issued dovish statements that will de-escalate the tension in the Middle East, the Philippines…

Politics, crime rule 2019

The Mid-Term electoral exercise that brought a new political tandem in Art Yap and Rene Relampagos into provincial political power…

The fight against oligarchs

BUSINESS SHOULD HAVE read the lips of newly-elected president of the Philippine in 2016- Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte who…

Health, airport, seaport authorities on alert amid coronavirus scare
January 23, 2020

The provincial government directed concerned agencies to take precautionary measures against the spread of the dreaded coronavirus following the emergence…

Alarm raised over groundwater extraction in Bohol

Bohol may be confronted with a ticking water supply time bomb if the pumping of water from groundwater sources continues…

January 20, 2020
PENRO confirms collection of entrance fee at Bilar man-made forest

A top provincial environment official on Monday confirmed that they have started to collect environmental fees from visitors at the…

January 13, 2020
Policeman killed, wife hurt in Maribojoc gun attack

A corporal of the Bohol police Provincial Mobile Force Company (PMFC) was killed while his wife, reportedly a social worker,…

January 7, 2020
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Editorial
The universal appeal of Sinulog

NO PROOF IS AS SELF-EVIDENT that the “Sinulog” celebrated in Cebu City every third Sunday of January has universal appeal…

January 20, 2020
Trouble in the Middle East

ALTHOUGH IRAN AND THE USA had issued dovish statements that will de-escalate the tension in the Middle East, the Philippines…

January 13, 2020
Politics, crime rule 2019

The Mid-Term electoral exercise that brought a new political tandem in Art Yap and Rene Relampagos into provincial political power…

December 30, 2019
The fight against oligarchs

BUSINESS SHOULD HAVE read the lips of newly-elected president of the Philippine in 2016- Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte who…

December 15, 2019
Hunt on for Badjao rape suspect
January 24, 2020

Police are hunting down a Badjao vendor who allegedly raped a 22-year-old Russian tourist in Panglao earlier this week. A…

S. Korea cuts visa processing time for Pinoys

MANILA — The Korean visa processing period starting February 2020 will be reduced to 10-15 days, the South Korean Embassy…

January 24, 2020
Red tide alert still up in Tagbilaran, Dauis

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) continued to impose a shellfish ban in Tagbilaran City and Dauis as…

January 24, 2020
All bases covered in Bohol vs coronavirus

The provincial government is covering all bases in its intensified efforts to prevent the entry of the coronavirus particularly the…

January 24, 2020
Jagna PNP seizes P137k shabu in drug bust

Police on Thursday seized P137,224 worth of suspected shabu during an anti-drug operation in Jagna. The operation resulted in the…

January 24, 2020
Chinese city stops outbound flights, trains to fight virus

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese city of more than 11 million people planned to shut down outbound flights and trains…

January 23, 2020
Test results awaited as 2 Chinese nationals in Bohol observed for coronavirus

Local health authorities are now awaiting the test results that would confirm whether or not the two Chinese nationals who…

January 23, 2020
1 hurt in SUV-motorcycle collision in Tagbilaran

A man suffered multiple injuries after his motorcycle was accidentally rammed by a sports utility vehicle (SUV) driven by a…

January 23, 2020
Chatto confident Congress will pass ‘habal-habal’ bill

First District Rep. Edgar Chatto is confident that Congress will pass a bill he authored which seeks to allow motorcycles-for-hire,…

January 23, 2020
Alleged NPA leader’s brother shot dead in Bilar

The younger brother of alleged New People’s Army (NPA) leader Domingo Compoc was shot dead by a still unidentified gunman…

January 23, 2020
Chowking opens 4th store in Bohol

The favorite Chinese and western-style fastfood restaurant Chowking recently opened its fourth store in Bohol last Wednesday, January 15, at…

January 23, 2020
Bayongan water level drops due to low rainfall, ‘competing’ service areas

Abnormally low rainfall and the widening of the service area of the Malinao Dam have caused water level at the…

January 22, 2020
Russian woman, 22, ‘raped’ by Badjao in Panglao

A 22-year-old Russian woman who has been travelling alone in the Philippines will be filing a criminal complaint against a…

January 22, 2020
‘High-value target’ falls in Tagbilaran drug bust

A man deemed as a high-value target in the police’s anti-drug campaign was arrested in a drug-buy bust operation in…

January 22, 2020
Heightened alert, thermal scanners at Bohol airport, seaports sought vs coronavirus

Health authorities in Bohol are moving to set up thermal scanners at the Bohol Panglao International Airport and Tagbilaran City…

January 22, 2020
Woman, 65, shot inside Getafe house

A 65-year-old woman landed in the hospital after she was shot in the leg by a still unidentified gunman inside…

January 21, 2020
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