Miriam Desacada
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2 kids hacked to death in Samar
by Miriam Desacada - May 6, 2022 - 12:00am
Two children died and another was seriously wounded when a man went on a hacking spree in Barangay Pinamitinan in Marabut, Samar on Tuesday.
Boy, 15, held for gun possession in Samar
by Miriam Desacada - May 5, 2022 - 12:00am
A 15-year-old boy was among three persons arrested for illegal possession of firearms in Tagapul-an island in Samar on Monday.
3 killed in Samar gun attack
by Miriam Desacada - April 27, 2022 - 12:00am
Three habal-habal riders were killed while three others survived a gun attack in Calbayog, Samar on Monday.
Pacquiao has silent majority – PDP-Laban
by Miriam Desacada - April 26, 2022 - 12:00am
Presidential candidate Sen. Manny Pacquiao has the bulk of the silent majority, based on numerous actual talks with people in the grassroots across regions, according to top officials of PDP-Laban in Eastern Vi...
Catbalogan seeks alert level downgrade
by Miriam Desacada - April 7, 2022 - 12:00am
The local government unit of Catbalogan City in Samar has urged its residents to get vaccinated against COVID to get the approval of the national pandemic task force for an alert level downgrade.
Cop killed in Samar bomb attack
by Miriam Desacada - April 6, 2022 - 12:00am
Philippine National Police chief Gen. Dionardo Carlos is seeking justice for the death of a policeman in a bomb attack by New People’s Army rebels in Las Navas, Northern Samar on Monday.
Pacquiao’s priority: House for Filipino homeless
by Miriam Desacada - March 29, 2022 - 12:00am
If elected president, Sen. Manny Pacquiao’s top priority is to provide a modest but decent house for all Filipino families who are homeless or do not live in their own house.
Soldier wounded in NPA Northern Samar attack
by Miriam Desacada - March 24, 2022 - 12:00am
A soldier was wounded in an attack by New People’s Army rebels in Barangay Nagoocan in Catubig, Northern Samar on Tuesday.
Southern Leyte logs new ASF cases
by Miriam Desacada - March 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Blood samples of hogs in Barangay Ibarra in Maasin, Southern Leyte have tested positive for African swine fever.
230 cops to secure elections in Samar
by Miriam Desacada - February 28, 2022 - 12:00am
A total of 230 policemen from the Eastern Visayas police in Tacloban City will be deployed in Samar as part of security preparations for the upcoming May 9 general elections.
NPA surrenderee facilitators in Samar get cash rewards
by Miriam Desacada - February 18, 2022 - 12:00am
The Samar provincial government has given cash rewards to those who facilitated the recent surrender of New People’s Army rebels.
434 Eastern Visayas schools resume F2F classes
by Miriam Desacada - February 18, 2022 - 12:00am
Up to 434 public and private schools in Eastern Visayas have resumed limited face-to-face classes.
9 cops in Calbayog mayor’s slay surrender
by Miriam Desacada - February 17, 2022 - 12:00am
Nine policemen ordered arrested in connection with the murder of Calbayog City mayor Ronaldo Aquino on March 8 last year surrendered on Tuesday.
Comelec exec denies role in wife’s reelection bid
by Miriam Desacada - February 14, 2022 - 12:00am
The chief of the Commission on Elections office in Eastern Visayas has denied any involvement in the reelection bid of his mayor-wife.
Reds kill 2 children in Northern Samar attack
by Miriam Desacada - February 11, 2022 - 12:00am
Two children were killed while an adult civilian was wounded in an attack by New People’s Army rebels in Catubig, Northern Samar on Tuesday.
Government troopers clash with private armed group in Samar
by Miriam Desacada - February 10, 2022 - 12:00am
Police and military personnel clashed with suspected members of a private armed group in Barangay Langoyon in Calbayog City on Tuesday.
3 Samar mayoral bet’s supporters killed
by Miriam Desacada - February 7, 2022 - 12:00am
Three supporters of a candidate for mayor in Sta. Margarita, Samar were killed while another was wounded in an ambush in Barangay Roxas yesterday morning.
Inmate escapes Leyte provincial jail
by Miriam Desacada - January 13, 2022 - 12:00am
An inmate escaped from the Leyte provincial jail after attending a court hearing at noon on Tuesday.
4 Pangasinan towns, 2 cities under COVID-19 watchlist
by Miriam Desacada - January 9, 2022 - 12:00am
Six areas in Pangasinan are under the watchlist of the provincial health office after recording an increase in COVID-19 cases.
Duterte hopes NPA won’t stop relief efforts
by Miriam Desacada - December 29, 2021 - 12:00am
President Duterte is hopeful that the New People’s Army will not obstruct the government’s relief operations in areas devastated by Typhoon Odette so that assistance can immediately reach the affected...
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