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Duterte extends state of calamity until September 2021

President Rodrigo Duterte has extended the state of calamity over the country until 12 September 2021, or a period of one year from 13 September 2020.

Holy See confirms Bishop Tagle tests positive for CoVid; prayers sought for former archbishop

The Press Office of the Holy See has confirmed yesterday that the former Archbishop of Manila Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle has tested positive with CoVid-19.

Bacolod LGU vows to bring COVID-19 cases down through prevention, localized strategy

BACOLOD CITY (SEPTEMBER 9, 2020) — Local government units here have committed to beef up their prevention and quarantine measures as part of their reinvigorated strategy to slow down the rate of local transmissions.

DepEd moves opening of classes to 5 October

Department of Education Secretary Leonor Briones confirmed that the opening of classes will be moved to 5 October, 2020.

DOH warns vs bogus contract tracing teams

The Department of Health has advised the public against teams posing as "DOH contact tracing team".

Congress approves P162B allocation for Bayanihan 2

House Bill 6953, the proposed Bayanihan to Recover As One Act, has been approved on third and final reading by the House of Representatives.

Embassy to continue flights out of Lebanon; 31 Filipinos injured, four dead

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines – The Philippine Embassy in Lebanon assured that it will continue to schedule future repatriation flights to the Philippines from the country.

DOTr: Wearing of face shields mandatory in public transport by Aug. 15

The wearing of face shields in all public transportation will be mandatory by 15 August, 2020.

SIDE NEWS: Duterte drinks “alcohol”, says gasoline effective as disinfectant

President Duterte plays with alcohol and at one point in the press briefing, even drank some.

Duterte re-assures decommissioned MILF combatants: Don’t be afraid

By Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao (September 7, 2019) --- As President Rodrigo Roa Duterte addressed the...

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Bing asks IATF again: downgrade Q status to MGCQ

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Mayor Evelio Leonardia has requested the National Inter-Agency Task Force (NIATF) to downgrade the quarantine status of the city to modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) by the month of December.

MassKara Coliseum to push through

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The construction of the P800 million Bacolod Masskara Coliseum and Museum will push through despite delays caused by...

Seven-hour outage in areas in Bago tomorrow

Central Negros Electric Cooperative, Inc. informs its consumers that maintenance activities will be conducted tomorrow 28 November Saturday.

Battle of former World Champions who will prevail; Iron Mike or Captain Hook?

Former undisputed heavyweight world champion, Mike Tyson and former four-division world champion, Roy Jones Jr. will square off in an exhibition bout this weekend...