July 2016


Military resumes pursuit of NPAs in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The military has resumed all operations against the New People’s Army (NPA) in Mindanao, an official said on Sunday.   Major Ezra Balagtey, spokesperson of the military’s Eastern Mindanao Command (EMC),…


Joma Sison: Duterte can be ‘volatile’ but…

Is it all over even before it started? Perhaps not, according to Jose Maria “Joma” Sison, founder of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), who lashed out against the lifting of the unilateral ceasefire…


Luzon power grid on ‘red alert’

The power supply in Luzon continues to dip as the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) raised its power alert to red status on Saturday morning. In an advisory, the NGCP said the Luzon…