• 29 August 2016
MANILA, Aug. 29  -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is scheduled to lead the flag-raising and wreath-laying ceremonies at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, Taguig City on August 29 2016, 8:00 o'clock in the morning, to commemorate National Heroes Day. This year’s commemorative program, with the theme, “Bawat Pilipino, Bayaning Katuwang sa Pagbabago” is led by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) in coordination with other government agencies, local government units, and non-government organizations. Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Gen. Tirso A. Dolina will lead the invocation; followed by Taguig City Mayor Maria Laarni Lopez-Cayetano who will deliver the welcome remarks. DND Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana will introduce Duterte as Guest-of-Honor. The NHCP is the national government agency mandated to promote Philippine history through its museums, research and publication, and preserve the nation’s historical heritage through conservation and the marking of historic sites and structures.  ...Read more

DSWD assures that 4Ps has not been scrapped

 CENTRAL  29 August 2016
QUEZON CITY, Aug. 29 - Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Judy M. Taguiwalo put a stop to false reports circulating that the Pantawid ng Pamilyang Pilipino (4Ps) program of the department will no longer be implemented and that some 1.5 million of its current members will ...Read more

DILG creates Task Force Agila to handle illegal drugs issue vs alleged 'narco execs'

 CENTRAL  29 August 2016
PASIG CITY, Aug. 29 - Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael Sueno has created a legal and investigatory task force that will handle the investigation of all past and incumbent local public officials with alleged links to illegal drugs. Sueno said the task force, dubbed as DILG Task Forc ...Read more