Web www.thenewstoday.info
April 5, 2005, Iloilo City, Philippines
Home | About | Guestbook | Forum | Feedback

Love or hate gov't workers? Be 'expressive'

Do you hate, or love, any government employee or official?

Japan offers P600-M for Antique's port development

The Japanese government is pouring in some P600-million worth of port development projects in the province of Antique.

  Panay News : San Jose Port
The poor condition of the San Jose Port in Antique's capital town of San Jose de Buenavista.

Group slams communist tag

Officers and members of the Panay Rural Development Center, Inc. (PRDCI) assailed Col. Oscar Lasangue, chief of the Community Relations Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in the region, for linking the organization with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA).


Binirayan: Festival for the Antiqueños

Binirayan is Antique's annual festival. Literally means, where they landed, recalls the story of the ten Bornean datus led by Datu Puti and Datu Sumakwel who fled from the oppressive rule of Sultan Makatunaw and their subsequent settlement in Panay in the early 15 th century.

'OFW Hotline' signs on

A memorandum of agreement was signed between the Overseas Workers Welfare (OWWA) and the Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA), the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the management of IBC dyBQ-Radyo Budyong to enhance the production of the radio program, OFW HOTLINE.

Kalibo bet wins regional chess elims

An unheralded Kalibo student ran off with the championship of the Region VI eliminations for the chess team to be fielded for the 2005 Southeast Asian Games which concluded Sunday, April 3rd, at the Gov. Corazon L. Cabagnot Memorial Tourism and Training Center at Old Buswang in Kalibo, Aklan.


Education Summit: A solution to illiteracy
My Brother-in-law & other stories
Without the Whitecoat
Hypertensive Specialist… just below the belt
Bridging the gap
Moro Raids and Babaylan uprisings in Panay
on the dot
1st Shrine Fiesta of Nuestra Sra. De La Candelaria


Iloilo Yearbook 2005 Get your copy of the Iloilo Yearbook now. You can buy directly at the TNT office or email us at marketing@the newstoday.info

Sneak preview of contents

About the yearbook


Rational Insanity

Goodbye friend

By Brian Argos

Unusual Channel

What makes me human

By Ma. Renette B. Uy


Men, dating disasters and the travails of the single heterosexual woman

By Joanne Marie Combong-Pijuan

Carpooling Loonies

Coming home to a satire

By Jinki Beldia

Antique in Perspective

Antique braces for Japanese “Windfall”

By Jun Escalona

Hole of Justice

A different Holy Wednesday experience

By Peter Jimenea

Opinion Polls

The city's Anti Smoking ordinance was passed over a year ago… do you think it is being properly implemented? Properly monitored? Why?

By Marichel Teves-Magalona

Consumers Domain

Third Party Custodian

By Ian Seruelo


Iloilo Feature: Candy Campos

Of versatility and sensibility

Candy Campos is one versatile and sensible woman I met during the opening of a new restaurant in the city a few months ago.

  Iloilo Feature: Rebeña Furnitures

Rebeña Home's finest furniture and houseware products

Not-your-average-aesthetic designs and the highest quality of furniture and houseware products is what Rebeña Home Furnishing is all about.