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                    [Title] => Winged visitor at the Palace
                    [Summary] => A "high-flying" visitor dropped by Malacañang yesterday but it was the Department of Environment and Natural Resources which was called to welcome the unexpected guest.

The visitor is a Brimehny Kite, a bird specie belonging to the eagle family which dropped from the sky and landed at the Palace grounds at about 10:30 a.m. The Presidential Security Group then called in rescuers from the DENR-Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau (PAWB) to revive the extremely weak bird.
[DatePublished] => 2003-10-23 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 222251 [Title] => DENR, mayors target smoke-free EDSA [Summary] => Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Elisea Gozon and five mayors have given themselves three months to reduce the level of pollution along EDSA by 20 percent.

Gozun yesterday said they are targeting to reduce the level of total suspended particulates (TSPs) by 46 microgram per normal cubic meter this December. Although the TSP level in the metropolis has not yet reached the maximum tolerable level of 230 ug/ncm, she said they are bent on further improving the air along EDSA.
[DatePublished] => 2003-09-28 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 220094 [Title] => N. Cotabato evacuees get land titles [Summary] => The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has awarded 417 land titles covering 1,413 hectares of public land to mostly Muslim families who evacuated from the Buliok complex in Pikit, North Cotabato at the height of hostilities between military and Moro separatist forces.

Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Elisea Gozun said the grant of land titles is part of her department’s commitment to President Arroyo’s "Mindanao Natin" program.
[DatePublished] => 2003-09-10 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Nation [SectionUrl] => nation [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 218739 [Title] => 30 officers in mutiny released [Summary] => Thirty junior military officers accused of taking part in the failed July 27 military uprising have been released from a military stockade in Cavite City.

On orders of President Arroyo, the charges against the 27 Navy, two Army and one Marine officer were dropped by the Judge Advocate General’s Office (JAGO) last Monday.
[DatePublished] => 2003-08-27 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805318 [AuthorName] => Jaime Laude [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 217743 [Title] => More dengue cases expected on threat of heavy rains [Summary] => More dengue cases are expected due to the threat of heavy rains prompting Health Secretary Manuel Dayrit to reactivate clean-up drives in barangays nationwide to prevent an increase in the number of patients and deaths. The health chief’s call to renew the "4 o’clock cleanliness habit" came as more rains are expected due to the ongoing wet season.
[DatePublished] => 2003-08-19 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Nation [SectionUrl] => nation [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 217247 [Title] => One dead, 3 hurt in road mishap [Summary] => One person was killed while three others were hurt when a taxi and a private vehicle were involved in a road mishap in Parañaque City yesterday morning.

Police Officer 2 Alipio Dimaano of the Parañaque City Traffic Unit said fatality Reynaldo Cloa, a resident of Bacoor, Cavite died while receiving treatment at the Ospital ng Maynila in Manila City.

Initial investigation disclosed the two vehicles collided at the corner of Roxas Boulevard and Airport Road in Baclaran, Parañaque City at 5 a.m.
[DatePublished] => 2003-08-15 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 215089 [Title] => Palace: Arroyo’s SONA has nothing about politics [Summary] => Expect no talk about politics when President Arroyo delivers her State-of-the-Nation Address (SONA) in Congress tomorrow.

Presidential spokesman Ignacio Bunye said that those who expect a dramatic announcement from Mrs. Arroyo are in for a letdown. "From my point of view, this will be a straight-forward state of the nation address and no politics involved," Bunye said.
[DatePublished] => 2003-07-27 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804833 [AuthorName] => Marichu A. Villanueva [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 213655 [Title] => 10 barangay lalagyan ng solar power [Summary] => Aabot sa apat na barangay sa munisipalidad ng Libjo at anim naman sa Basilisa na sakop ng Dinagat Island sa Surigao del Norte ang lalagyan ng solar power na magreresulta para dumaloy ang kuryente sa mga kabahayan.

Ang proyekto ay pormal na inilunsad ni Department of Agrarian Reform Secretary Roberto Pagdanganan sa pakikipagtulungan ng Solar Power Technology Support (SPOTS).
[DatePublished] => 2003-07-14 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Probinsiya [SectionUrl] => probinsiya [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 213378 [Title] => QC releases P42-M barangay tax shares [Summary] => Quezon City Mayor Feliciano Belmonte Jr. turned over yesterday P42 million checks to the city’s 142 barangay chairmen representing their barangay’s real tax shares.

"What we are giving the barangays right now is not simply money, but full fiscal autonomy and responsibility. You decide on what to do with your money, but we also expected a check and balance on your part," Belmonte said in his speech during a simple turnover rites at the Bulwagan Hall.
[DatePublished] => 2003-07-12 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 213016 [Title] => More land owners get back titles in QC [Summary] => Quezon City Mayor Feliciano Belmonte Jr. distributed yesterday 30 more newly-reconstituted land titles to their owners, 17 years after a fire at City Hall destroyed the vital documents.

This brought to more than 12,000 the total number of titles which have been reconstituted by the Land Registration Authority since the task was transferred to the agency from the Local Registry of Deeds a decade ago.

Belmonte, citing land titles as a form of economic power, called on recipients to take good care of their titles.
[DatePublished] => 2003-07-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) ) )
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