Miriam Desacada
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Suspects in teacher’s slay held
by Miriam Desacada - November 29, 2023 - 12:00am
Three persons tagged in the murder of a high school teacher in this city over the weekend have been arrested.
Thousands displaced as floods hit Eastern Visayas
by Miriam Desacada - November 22, 2023 - 12:00am
The shear line and a low-pressure area have caused massive flooding in parts of Eastern Visayas, affecting 14,775 families or 57,606 people in Samar and Leyte, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and...
260 ex-rebels receive aid
by Miriam Desacada - November 13, 2023 - 12:00am
Up to 260 former New People’s Army (NPA) guerrillas have received financial assistance amounting to P1.5 million from the government.
Sara, Imee not in Yolanda rites guest list  
by Miriam Desacada - November 9, 2023 - 12:00am
Vice President Sara Duterte and Sen. Imee Marcos, both part of the UniTeam in the 2022 elections, were no-shows at the 10th year celebration of the onslaught of Super Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) in...
Drawing of lots settles ties in Negros BSKE
by Miriam Desacada - November 3, 2023 - 12:00am
Drawing of lots will break the ties among 137 candidates in the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections in Negros Occidental.
113 soldiers deployed for Negros Oriental BSKE
by Miriam Desacada - October 20, 2023 - 12:00am
At least 113 soldiers from the 8th Infantry Division have been deployed to Negros Oriental to help secure the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on Oct. 30.
Leyte barangay treasurer shot dead
by Miriam Desacada - October 7, 2023 - 12:00am
A barangay treasurer was shot dead while his companion, an 86-year-old woman, was wounded in a gun attack in Villaba, Leyte on Thursday.
1 dead, 3 hurt in lightning strike
by Miriam Desacada - September 28, 2023 - 12:00am
A student died and two others were injured when lightning struck in Maasin City in Southern Leyte on Monday.
Mister umamin sa pagmasaker sa misis at 2 anak
by Miriam Desacada - September 25, 2023 - 12:00am
Maituturing nang lutas ang kasong masaker sa isang misis at dalawa niyang anak, at maging sa kasong pagpatay sa tatay ng una makaraang umamin na ang kanyang mismong mister na siyang responsable sa karumal-dumal na...
Man confesses to stabbing, killing wife, 2 kids
by Miriam Desacada - September 24, 2023 - 12:00am
The murder of a woman and her two children in Barangay Pupua in Catbalogan, Samar on Aug. 30 has taken a new twist after her partner and father of the victims confessed to the killing.
Reward up for Western Visayas NPA leaders’ arrest
by Miriam Desacada - September 16, 2023 - 12:00am
A reward of more than P11 million has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the remaining New People’s Army (NPA) leaders in Western Visayas.
Mother, 26, her two children stabbed dead in their home
by Miriam Desacada - September 2, 2023 - 12:00am
A 26-year-old woman and her two children, aged 5 months old and 3 years old, were found at about 7 p.m. Wednesday (August 30) to have been stabbed dead inside their house at a hilly farm of Barangay Pupua in Catbalogan...
Woman, 2 kids stabbed dead in Samar
by Miriam Desacada - September 1, 2023 - 12:00am
A woman and her two children were found dead at their home in Barangay Pupua in Catbalogan City in Samar on Wednesday night.
NPA arms cache recovered in Northern Samar
by Miriam Desacada - August 18, 2023 - 12:00am
Four New People’s Army rebels who surrendered in Northern Samar on Monday led government troopers to an arms cache.
Leyte court allows Kerwin Espinosa to post bail
by Miriam Desacada - June 15, 2023 - 12:00am
Self-confessed drug trafficker Kerwin Espinosa has been allowed to post bail along with four others by a local court in Baybay, Leyte in connection with the drug charges filed against them.
4 NPA rebels slain in Northern Samar clash
by Miriam Desacada - May 31, 2023 - 12:00am
Four communist rebels were killed in an encounter with soldiers belonging to the 43rd Infantry Battalion in Barangay Mabini in Catarman, Northern Samar on Sunday, the military reported yesterday.
Woman gets 42 years for online child exploitation
by Miriam Desacada - May 30, 2023 - 12:00am
A local judge has sentenced a woman to 42 years in prison for peddling her daughters in online sex in this province.
2 Eastern Visayas NPA leaders arrested
by Miriam Desacada - May 28, 2023 - 12:00am
Two communist leaders operating in Eastern Visayas were arrested in joint police and military operations in Bulacan on Friday.
‘Tacloban facing water crisis’
by Miriam Desacada - May 20, 2023 - 12:00am
Mayor Alfred Romualdez has declared a water crisis in this city, citing the worsening water supply problem.
Leyte village chief slain in ambush
by Miriam Desacada - May 14, 2023 - 12:00am
A barangay captain in Leyte has been killed in ambush.
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