THE Filipino nation on Monday saluted soldiers and civilians killed in the clash between government forces and Islamic State (IS)-inspired terrorists in Marawi City as the country marked the 119th anniversary of its independence.
GEN. Eduardo Año, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief, said Tuesday soldiers have taken control of about 70 percent of Marawi City, where Maute terrorists have been fending off the army for a week.
A CITY in Cebu Province on Friday was declared drug-free. You heard it right, a city in this province has been cleared of illegal drugs. No, it isn’t Cebu City, it’s Bogo City, nearly 100 kilometers up north.