THE SUN MONITOR

Believe In Good News

Month: September 2021

Having hard time from telling good eggs from bad? Here’s how.

Do you have a hard time to know if the egg is good or bad? It may sound ridiculous to you. But it matters a lot to determine if it is already past its best before date.

Motorcycle riding gunmen fatally shot pro-poor lawyer

Two men together on a motorcycle killed a crusading pro-poor lawyer before dusk Wednesday in nearby Surallah town in South Cotabato. 

Limited oxygen supply and work-fatigued health personnel, hospital scrambles to provide healthcare to COVID-19 patients in Zamboanga Sibugay

Amid the jungles of tubes and wheezing sounds of medical oxygen, the health workers of the COVID-19 wards of Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Hospital, mostly exhausted and suffering from work-fatigue, scramble to provide the patients, mostly unvaccinated, of the care they need.

Students condemn killings of 2 MSU studes inside university campus

Students of Mindanao State University (MSU) in Marawi City condemned the killing of two students inside the university campus at about dusk on Sunday, September 12.

Cotabato power firm gets safety seal from BARMM

The local power utility received Monday a Safety Seal Certificate from the Bangsamoro government.

Two students killed in Marawi’s only state university campus

Investigators are still clueless on the murder of two students inside the supposedly secured campus of the Mindanao State University in Marawi City at about dusk Sunday.

Report: Top plastic polluters also drive climate crisis

Environmental organization Greenpeace Philippines today called on the national government to regulate plastic production and enact a strong ban on single-use plastics (SUP) and non-environmentally acceptable products (NEAP) as part of urgent climate plans.

MinDA envisions three Zamboanga Sibugay island towns as agri-aqua hub for Zamboanga Peninsula: A ‘game-changer’?

Officials of Zamboanga Sibugay and Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) launched Tuesday, September 14 the development alliance of the three island municipalities, a move considered by some officials as a “game-changer” for towns that have been known for piracy, extortion, and kidnapping.

Global Witness report: Philippines deadliest in Asia for environmental and land defenders

The Philippines ranks as the deadliest country in Asia and third deadliest in the world for environmental and land defenders in 2020, a report said.

Police foil alleged machine gun ammunition smuggling attempt

Policemen seized 654 rounds of 7.62 caliber machinegun ammunition from a smuggler intercepted in Parang town in Maguindanao Sunday.