Officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said they recently met with farmers who appealed for the distribution of lands belonging to two state universities and colleges (SUCs) in North Cotabato.
Agrarian Reform Undersecretaries Marcos D. Risonar Jr. and Sylvia F. Mallari met with some 500 farmers who are eyeing the distribution of the lands owned by the University of Southern Mindanao (USM) and Cotabato Foundation College of Science and Technology (CFCST) in
The farmers claimed that they have been cultivating the reservation land owned by the SUCs.
To settle ...
Bai Bibyaon Ligkayan Bigkay was early for the nine o'clock ceremony at the University of the Philippines-Diliman College of Social Work and Community Development (CSWCD) today. She sat at the front row of the hall, flanked by her two companions and interpreters, a Manobo Datu and a Catholic nun, patiently waiting for the people who are to present her the 2017 Gawad Tandang Sora.
There is little in her calm demeanor that showed she was aware the flurry of preparations in the entire hall was in her behalf, that the huge event was to hail her as the Melchora "Tandang Sora" Aquino of the curren ...
The Philippines is a tropical country, known to the rest of the world as a place full of beautiful beaches. It offers plenty of options, may it be a short travel outside of Metro Manila or a posh island that racks up the attention of Hollywood stars (Amanpulo, anyone?).
Anyone you ask would recommend a great beach to go, either a touristy one or a beach less travelled to. Beaches get all the stars, yet most Filipinos forget that the Philippines is an archipelago, which means water is everywhere.
The Philippine beaches have long been given the spotlight, but now is the time to show the ri ...