Important Announcement

ICT Dgte, Microsoft hold tech startups

By Jennifer C. Tilos DUMAGUETE CITY, June 13 (PIA) — The ICT Association of Dumaguete and Negros Oriental (ICT DGTE) and Microsoft and TechTalks.ph will  host a technology startup for local tech talents of Dumaguete dubbed “Building your Next Generation Apps” on June 17 at 1:00 p.m. ICT-Dumaguete executive director Danah … Read the full article…



Jail visitor nabbed for alleged shabu possession

August 5, 2016 News

A  jail visitor yielded two sachets believed to contain suspected shabu while on his way out of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Bajumapandan on Wednesday. Jail Officer 1 Junrel Soronda caught Andy Bancairen Silaya in possession of two sachets after visiting a detainee identified as Marlon Abines … Read the full article…

“Drug pusher” killed in shootout with police

August 5, 2016 News

A suspected drug pusher who was subjected twice to Oplan TokHang, a Philippine National Police (PNP) local counterpart to the anti-illegal drugs campaign Project Double Barrel, was shot dead in a shootout with police personnel late Wednesday evening in Barangay Looc, Dumaguete City. The suspect, a certain Victor Asonio, 46 … Read the full article…

Dumaguete mayor: speed up BUB projects

August 3, 2016 News

Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo is calling for the hastening of implementation of projects funded by national agencies under the Bottom Up Budgeting scheme because he also has several projects lined up for implementation in the next three years.  Remollo was guest in Monday’s opening activity of a three-day … Read the full article…

Unidentified suspects shoot “No. 10” in drugs watchlist in Lazi, Siquijor

August 2, 2016 News

Unidentified persons shot a construction worker over the weekend in what appears to be another illegal drugs-related shooting incident in the island-province of Siquijor.  An initial police report said the shooting incident transpired around 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Barangay Cangomantong in the municipality of Lazi in Siquijor. Police identified the … Read the full article…

Negros Oriental PNP Office shuns report of police chiefs’ relief for TokHang failure

August 2, 2016 News

The Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office (NORPPO) has clarified published reports it sacked six OIC chiefs of police in the province for failure to implement Operation TokHang in their respective police stations.  NORPPO deputy provincial director for administration Supt. Reynold Andot said the six were relieved because their respective local … Read the full article…