Tinoc mentor rebuts charges filed against her

TINOC, Ifugao  – A master teacher of the Department of Education Tinoc district refuted the charges filed against her before the Office of the Ombudsman, saying that she vehemently and vigorously denied the baseless, sham and malicious accusations of the complainant and stand by her innocence on the charges.


Ifugao joins nationwide LAKAD Tokhang 2

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Feb. 28 (PIA) -- More than 600 individuals in the province joined the nationwide advocacy walk “Lipunin at Kalampagin Ang Droga (LAKAD) Tokhang 2” in   a bid to inform the public of the government’s anti-illegal drugs campaign particularly the  relaunched Oplan Tokhang,


Asian Waterbird Census in Ifugao town indicates good ecosystem

ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao, Feb. 2 (PIA) -- The large population of water birds in the wetlands in this town indicates that the ecosystem is good and has rich biodiversity where these birds can thrive.


Ifugao town provides after care services to its rehabilitated drug personalities

KIANGAN, Ifugao, March 16(PIA) -- The municipal government here is  conducting after care services  to the 22  rehabilitated drug personalities (RDPs) from this town who graduated from the  Ifugao Reflection Camp (IRC)  to ensure that they are ready to be re-integrated to the community.


Ifugao designs inspired some ‘Black Panther’ costumes

Anthony Francisco, a Filipino senior visual development illustrator for Marvel, told the website BuzzFeed that the clothes worn by some of the Dora Milaje, the elite, all-female group of the Wakandan special forces in the box office hit “The Black Panther,” was partially inspired by Ifugao indigenous artifacts and other Asian themes, although the majority of the costume came from African influences.


From menace to model: Another face of the war on drugs

Now part of the Barangay Patrol team in their community and the Department of Interior and Local Government’s Mamamayang Ayaw Sa Anomalya, Mamamayang Ayaw sa Ilegal na Droga (MASA MASID), no one would have thought that Fabian (not his real name) almost lost his family and all his properties to illegal drugs.


Native pigs awarded to Ifugao village livestock raisers

BANAUE, Ifugao, March 16 (PIA) -- Native pig production may soon be a source of income for Ifugao farmers.


4th leg of concert-forum engages Ifugao youth

LAMUT, Ifugao – A number of college students from different municipalities in Ifugao were treated to an entertaining and informative concert-forum on Cordillera autonomy last October 12, 2017 at the Luis Hora Gymnasium, Ifugao State University (IFSU).


Family and community support in drug surrenderers’ journey towards renewed life

Family support and community acceptance are the main motivation of drug surrenders (DS) in the province in their journey towards renewed life.


Tinoc teacher charged for misconduct

TINOC, Ifugao  – A master teacher assigned with the Department of Education Tinoc district was charged before the Office of the Ombudsman for alleged conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service, alleged misconduct and violation of the provisions of Republic Act (RA) 7613 or Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards of Public Officials and Employees by failing to submit her subscribed Statement of Assets and Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) for three consecutive years.


Ifugao town holds ‘Boge ad Viewpoint’

BANAUE, Ifugao, Feb. 12 (PIA) -- About a hundred individuals from government and non-government organizations joined the ceremonial “Boge ad Viewpoint” (rice planting) held at the Aguian view deck at barangay Viewpoint.


Ifugao-Japan rice terraces project backed

BANAWE, Ifugao—The Banaue Rice Terraces of Ifugao and Noto’s Satoyama and Satoumi of Japan were identified as globally important agricultural heritage systems (GIAHS).


Ifugao town police chief trains BPATs on martial arts, arnis

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Mar. 5 (PIA) -- Determined to make all the Barangay Peacekeeping Action Teams (BPATs) capacitated to help the police maintain peace and order in the municipality, the chief of police here initiated their training on basic martial arts and arnis  for self-defense.


DOLE explains Anti-Age Discrimination law to Ifugao employers

LAGAWE, Ifugao,  Feb. 2 (PIA) -- It  is the policy of the State to promote employment of individuals based on their abilities, skills and qualifications rather than age, prohibit arbitrary age limitations in employment and promote the rights of all employees and workers regardless of age.


P34 million allotted to retrofit Ifugao hospital

LAGAWE, Ifugao  – Some P34 million was earmarked by the Cordillera office of the Department of Health (DOH-CAR) to retrofit the alleged substandard building of the controversial Ifugao General Hospital (IGH) once the issues and concerns raised against the project shall have been settled.


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Baguio Latest News

Parking exemptions to building owners to be revoked

BAGUIO CITY  – The City Council is studying the possibility of revoking all the previous exemptions granted by the local legislative body to several building owners to use the Ganza parking area and other private parking areas in the city as their off-site parking spaces to correct their deficiencies in parking slots within their structures.


Senate to tackle Cordi autonomy bill

BAGUIO CITY  – Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III vowed to work on the deliberations of Senate Bill (SB) No. 1678 or the Senate’s counterpart bill for the establishment of an Autonomous Region in the Cordillera (ARC) while the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is still being discussed on the committee level.


Two Cordillerans in PMA Top 10

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 16 (PIA) -- Two Cordillerans are  among the Top 10 of the graduating cadets of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Alab Tala Class of 2018.


Baguio holds Luzon Culture and Arts Festival

BAGUIO CITY, March 16 (PIA) -- A showcase of the rich culture and tradition of the Cordillera region kicked off the Luzon Culture and Arts Festival on Wednesday (March 14) at the University of Baguio (UB) carpark area.


Ilonggo Tops 2018 PMA Graduating Class

BAGUIO CITY, March 15 (PIA)  --  Cadet First Class Jaywardene Galilea Honotria of Balabag, Pavia, Iloilo tops the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Alagad ng Lahing Binigkis ng Tapang at Lakas (Alab Tala) Class of 2018.