Ding Cervantes
Ding Cervantes
  • Articles
  • Authors
New Clark City ready as seat of gov’t by 2030
by Ding Cervantes - August 14, 2019 - 12:00am
New Clark City is ready to become the seat of the national government by 2030, the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) said yesterday, as it backed a Senate proposal seeking to make the move in a...
Self-driving cars transport SEAG athletes in Clark
by Ding Cervantes - July 24, 2019 - 12:00am
The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) said yesterday self-driving vehicles will be used to transport athletes at the Athletes’ Village at the New Clark City during the Southeast Asian Games...
DepEd spends P2.8 B for Central Luzon SHS program
by Ding Cervantes - July 11, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Education (DepEd) has spent a total of P2.8 billion to subsidize 80 percent of the tuition and other needs of Grades 11 and 12 students in private schools under the government’s senior high...
‘Bulacan airport to displace fisherfolk’
by Ding Cervantes - July 10, 2019 - 12:00am
At least 700 fisherfolk and coastal families will be displaced with the construction of a P700-billion airport project in Bulakan, Bulacan, according to fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya...
Gunman in slay of Dutch missionary gets life
by Ding Cervantes - July 2, 2019 - 12:00am
The gunman in the killing of Dutch missionary Willem Geertman in this city on July 3, 2012 will spend the rest of his life in prison.
SEA Games stadium nears completion
by Ding Cervantes - June 25, 2019 - 12:00am
The Bases Conversion Development Authority (BCDA) has reported to visiting senators over 80 percent completion of the 20,000-seater Athletics Stadium, the 2,000-seater Aquatics Center and the 1.4-kilometer Riverpark...
Tarlac State U changes dress code for graduating transgenders
by Ding Cervantes - June 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Six transwomen who were previously told to wear men’s barong tagalog and pants were conferred their degrees at Tarlac State University (TSU) Tuesday dressed in women’s barong and slacks.
Asia’s oldest vocational school gets P18M
by Ding Cervantes - June 13, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has installed P18 million worth of modern facilities that can create product prototypes for students of Asia’s oldest vocational school here.
Bulacan court voids law naming road after cigarette firm
by Ding Cervantes - June 9, 2019 - 12:00am
A court in Bulacan has nullified a local law naming a road in Malolos City after a cigarette company.
3,000 cops to secure school opening in Central Luzon
by Ding Cervantes - May 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Three thousand police oficers will be deployed in all schools in Central Luzon to secure the opening of classes on June 3, the regional police office said yesterday.
Suspects in Subic trader’s slay barred from leaving Philippines
by Ding Cervantes - May 24, 2019 - 12:00am
A court in Pampanga has issued a hold departure order against the suspects in the killing of businessman Dominic Sytin at the Subic freeport last November.
GMA votes in Lubao
by Ding Cervantes - May 14, 2019 - 12:00am
It took only six minutes for outgoing Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to cast her vote at the San Nicolas Elementary School in this town.
Cloud seeding conducted over three dams
by Ding Cervantes - May 10, 2019 - 12:00am
An aircraft commissioned by the Bureau of Soil and Water Management (BSWM) has started cloud-seeding operations over three dams to create artificial rain and increase the water level in the facilities.
Mastermind in Jee Ick-joo slay barred from leaving the Philippines
by Ding Cervantes - May 9, 2019 - 12:00am
A Pampanga court yesterday issued a hold departure order (HDO) against Col. Rafael Dumlao III, the prime suspect in the killing of South Korean businessman Jee Ick-joo.
Government ends earthquake search, retrieval operations
by Ding Cervantes - May 2, 2019 - 12:00am
All operations for the magnitude 6.1 earthquake that hit this province have wrapped up, with statistics showing 18 dead, 243 injured and 3,632 families affected in three Central Luzon provinces.
Angeles heritage church closed for repairs
by Ding Cervantes - April 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Thousands of Catholics here will have to attend religious services elsewhere after their parish priest declared yesterday that the heritage Holy Rosary parish church could not be used for at least a year because...
Chief government geologist urges repair of heritage churches
by Ding Cervantes - April 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Arthur Daag, chief of the geology division of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), yesterday urged Catholic church authorities to consider retrofitting heritage churches in the country...
Phivolcs: Pinatubo not acting up
by Ding Cervantes - April 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Even with reports of irregular smoke and ash emissions, Mt. Pinatubo is not acting up, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) clarified yesterday.
Pampanga businessman, 2 others killed in helicopter crash
by Ding Cervantes - April 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Businessman Liberato “Levy” Laus and two other people were killed when their helicopter crashed into a fishpond in Malolos, Bulacan yesterday.
24 Pampanga heritage churches closed for quake inspection
by Ding Cervantes - April 25, 2019 - 12:00am
Twenty-four heritage churches in this province have been shut down by the Archdiocese of San Fernando pending inspection by experts to ensure they were not weakened by last Monday’s earthquake.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 144 | 145 | 146 | 147 | 148
Are you sure you want to log out?
Login is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

or sign in with