Comelec CAR starts training for Board of Election Inspectors

BAGUIO City, Mar. 14(PIA) -- The Commission on Elections started last week  the trainings of Board of Election Inspectors (BEI) despite the setbacks on  preparation for the May elections with the recent Supreme Court  ruling  directed  the poll body to it to issue receipts that would serve as v... Read more

42 couples marry   in mass wedding

ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao, Mar.14 (PIA) - - Forty two couples here availed of the free civil mass wedding recently sponsored by the local government unit (LGU) here.Mayor Glenn Prudenciano, who solemnized the mass wedding, stressed that "marriage is sacred; and understanding, respect and commitment are ... Read more

PLCPD to hold candidates’ forum in Ifugao on March 15

LAMUT, Ifugao, Mar.14 (PIA) - - The Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) will hold a  candidates’ forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights on March 15 at the Ifugao State University gymnasium here.The PLCP, a non-profit organization, aims to provide ... Read more

PNP-Abra initiates voters’ education campaign

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 14(PIA) - - The Philippine National Police-Regional Public Safety Battalion and Provincial Public Safety Company initiated Voters’ Education campaign especially in areas of special concern.Based n the previous elections, Bangued and Pidigan are identified as hotspots this comin... Read more

Mini hydro power plant in Tabuk now  

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Mar.14 (PIA) - - The Bulanao Hydro Electric Plant (BHEP) was recently commissioned to operate contributing an initial power generation of .830MW for the Kalinga-Apayao Electric Cooperative (KAELCO).As provided in their energy supply contract, KAELCO purchases the power at the ra... Read more

PNoy calls on PMA Class 2016 to work for   Daang Matuwid

FORT DEL PILAR, Baguio City, Mar. 13 (PIA) - - President Benigno Aquino III called on the Philippine Military Academy ‘Gabay Laya’ Class of 2016 to continue to work for  ‘Daang Matuwid’  towards the achievement of sustainable development and  democracy. The President was the guest of hon... Read more

Pres.  Aquino to grace PMA  graduation rites on March 13

BAGUIO CITY, Mar.12(PIA) -- President Benigno Aquino III will lead the 111th graduation rites of the Philippine Military Academy at Fort Del Pilar in Baguio City on Sunday, March 13.The President is expected to arrive at the PMA at 9:00AM and will be given the traditional arrival honors at the Sundi... Read more

Men walk in high heels to support women’s cause

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Mar.11(PIA) – It was shoe on the other foot  for more than a hundred men as they proudly  marched in high heels along the main thoroughfare  of  this town on Tuesday, in celebration of Women’s Month.With the theme “Kapakanan ni Juana, Isama sa Agenda,” the “In Her... Read more

Kalinga farmers get 800 bags rice seeds as typhoon aid

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Mar. 11(PIA) - - Rice farmers in the province get 800 bags of certified rice seeds as typhoon aid from the Department of Agriculture (DA).Joe Casibang from the Office of Provincial Agriculturist reported this is the remaining delivery of the 2,000 bags of certified rice seeds in... Read more

Baguio City prepares for SUMVAC 2016

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 11(PIA) -- Mayor Mauricio Domogan issued Administrative Order No. 018, series of 2016 re-organizing the working committees for the Summer Vacation (SUMVAC) in Baguio 2016 to provide varied attractions for local residents and tourists alike and to sustain the city as the Summer Capi... Read more

Mental health missions conducted in 3 Ifugao towns

ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao, Mar. 11(PIA)- - The National Center for Mental Health in partnership with the Ifugao Provincial Government (IPG) recently conducted  mental health mission  in three municipalities  in line with the goal of a healthy and progressive Ifugao.The mental health service under the... Read more

Mt. Province to implement P95M- worth of KALSADA projects

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Mar.11(PIA)- - The provincial government is set to implement some P95 million-worth of provincial road improvement projects funded under the KALSADA Program of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM). Engineer Edward Likigan of the Provincial Engineering Office sai... Read more

DILG reminds simultaneous conduct of Assembly Day on March 26

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Mar.  11(PIA)- - The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) here reiterated its reminders to all the barangay local chief executives  for the simultaneous conduct of   Barangay Assembly Day for the first semester of this year  on March 26.This is pursuant to Memorand... Read more

3 Cordillerans in Top 10 of PNPA Class 2016

   BAGUIO CITY, March 9, (PIA) -- Three Cordillerans  are among the  Top 10  of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) “Masundayaw”  Class of 2016 who will graduate on Thursday, March 10.Police Cadet   Norman Cabangen Pentang from Tuding, Itogon, Benguet leads the Cordilleran top... Read more

Gov’t. peace negotiator calls on PMA cadets to  work for peace and development in Mindanao

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 10 (PIA) - -  A government peace negotiator called on the  Philippine Military Academy(PMA) cadets, as future front-liners in defending the  country from insurgency and external threats,  to  work for peace in Mindanao to propel socio – economic development in the region. P... Read more