At least 6 dead after 6.7-magitude earthquake rocks Surigao City

BUTUAN CITY, Feb 11 (PIA) – The powerful earthquake that struck Surigao City evening of February 10, 2017 has snatched the life of six individuals identified as Robert Eludo, Jr., JM Ariar, Lito Wilson, Lorenzo Deguino, Roda Justina Taganahan… Read More

PCAARRD launches innovative graduate assistantship program

LOS BANOS, Laguna, February 10 (PIA)-- The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD) teams up with another DOST agency, the Science Education… Read More

Love Express this Valentine’s Day

MANILA, Feb. 10 (PIA) – The season of love is in the air and the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is one with the world in celebrating Valentine’s Day.   This year, PHLPost brings back Love Express with its… Read More

Tnalak weaving to take  center stage in planned  tourism village in South Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato,  Feb. 10 (PIA)  --If plans  push through,  tourists coming to South Cotabato will  be treated to  a  cultural  tour showcasing  the entire  Tnalak weaving process in a… Read More

Grade 8 QC student wins in PHLPost National Letter Writing contest

MANILA, Feb. 7 (PIA) – A Grade student from San Francisco High School in Quezon City bested other students in the National Letter Writing competition of the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) recently held during the World Post Day… Read More

DOH Sec. Ubial: Zika cases in PH now at 57

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Feb. 6 (PIA) – Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Paulyn Jean B. Rosell-Ubial confirmed that as Feb. 2, 2017, a total of 57 Zika cases were reported in the country. Sec. Ubial made the confirmation during… Read More

SOLECO initiates “Light A Home Project” for indigent families

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Feb. 3 (PIA) – The Southern Leyte Electric Cooperative (SOLECO) Inc. has initiated the “Light A Home Project” (LAMP) to provide free legitimate electric connection to indigent families that cannot afford… Read More

PRRDs EO 12 pushes for responsible parenthood

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Feb 3 (PIA)—The population officer of Samar is doing the rounds of Samar towns to implement Pres. Dutertes Executive Order Number 12.   Yesterday, Eden Varela, Samar province population officer was in Paranas… Read More

AFP receives P1M donation from PCSO for children of military heroes

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 31 (PIA) – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) received a check donation from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) worth P1 million.   AFP chief of staff General Eduardo Año received… Read More

Medical-dental plus serbisyo caravan serves 500

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Jan 27 (PIA)—The medical-dental plus serbisyo caravan in Barangay Canbaguio, Villareal, Samar served some 500 rural folks from four barangays on January 25, 2017. The elderly lined up for the medical corner where… Read More