Iloilo City on ‘blue’ alert due to series of earthquakes

ILOILO CITY – After declaring the suspension of classes at all levels in Iloilo City, the mayor has placed this city under “blue alert” to continuously monitor the situation following the…

Fire razes 23 houses in 2 Iloilo City villages

ILOILO CITY — A fire damaged 23 houses and displaced 62 families in the neighboring villages of Calubihan and Taytay Zone 2 in Jaro district, Iloilo City on Saturday. Initial estimate…

State of calamity eyed for landslide-hit village in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY — The far-flung and uphill village of Igpigus, Igbaras, Iloilo may be placed under state of calamity within the week due to landslide as a result of continuous rains…

Sister of slain Iloilo drug lord shot dead

ILOILO CITY — A village chief in this city has been ambushed Sunday. Remia Gregori, village chief of Bakhaw, Mandurriao, Iloilo City was shot dead around 4 p.m. at a…

5 boys drown in Iloilo town

ILOILO CITY — Five boys drowned in the coastal Barangay of Bacay, Dumangas, Iloilo on Saturday. Joint teams of the Coast Guard Sub-Station in Dumangas and the Municipal Police Station responded…

Fire razes 73 houses in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY —  A fire razed some 73 houses in Barangay Benedicto, Jaro district, this city Saturday afternoon. The fire of still undetermined origin happened at about 3:50 p.m. and…

PET grants Marcos plea for retrieval of ballot boxes in 3 provinces

  MANILA – The Supreme Court, sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), has granted the plea of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., seeking the retrieval of ballot boxes…

Army 61st IB clash with NPAs in Iloilo town

  ILOILO CITY — Troops of the Philippine Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion on Tuesday clashed with the members of the New People’s Army in Barangay Lampaya, Leon, Iloilo. This was…

Iloilo City on ‘full red alert’ amid rebel attack in Maasin town

ILOILO CITY- – Due to the attack of alleged more or less 50 members of the New People’s Army yesterday morning in Maasin,Iloilo, Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog here placed the…

President to visit wake of slain Ilonggo soldier

ILOILO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday is expected to visit the wake of one of the soldiers killed in a recent armed encounter with the Abu Sayyaf group…

20,000 mangroves planted in Anilao,Iloilo on Earth day

ILOILO CITY — About 20,000 mangrove seedlings were planted in a 20-hectare plantation in Barangay San Carlos, Anilao on Saturday to highlight the celebration of the 48th Earth Day in…