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Gabriela decries arrest of member

  By Erwin M. Mascariñas Correspondent . Butuan City — A women’s rights group denounced the arrest of one of its members calling it a “misogynistic” move of the Army’s 402nd Infantry Brigade. In a statement issued yesterday, Atel Hijos, Gabriela Women’s Party secretary general, condemned the arrest of their ...

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Ched orders BSU external centers closed

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . Vice Governor Joey Pelaez has announced that the 2014 Commission on Higher Education’s (Ched) Gradual or Outright Phase Out Order of all Bukidnon State University – External Study Centers (BSU-ESCs) in Misamis Oriental will not be fully implemented. Pelaez said based on Ched Resolution No. ...

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Fire razes 4 houses in Puerto

By Nitz Arancon Correspondent . FOUR houses were razed to the ground after a fire engulfed a community of informal settlers in Barangay Puerto over the weekend. Authorities said the fire started at 4:10 am Saturday and declared a fire-out by 5:30 am  of the same day. Senior FO2 Gilbert ...

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Nat’l scientific confab kicks off in Butuan city

By Erwin M. Mascariñas Correspondent . Butuan City — About 150 scientists, academe, and students from different schools all over the country have gathered here for the two-day 36th Symposium and Annual Meeting of the Association of Systematic Biologists of the Philippines (ASBP) at the Father Saturnino Urios University campus ...

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Suspects behind Lantud ambush already identified

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief, and Nene Lachica Correspondent . Iligan City — The group behind the ambush of Pantao Ragat municipal mayor Muhammad Lacson Lantud has been identified. This is according to a report from the Special Investigations Task Force Pantao Ragat. Lanao Norte Provincial Police Office ...

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Vendors warned vs selling at C-3

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief . Iligan City — The Department of Public Works and Highways has warned vendors late last week to stop plying their wares at C-3 road since it is an accident prone area. Engr. Maria David, project engineer of DPWH, said the road is ...

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