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Bomb attack foiled in Tacurong City

May 29, 2018 - 2:38 PM

Authorities dismantle an improvised bomb left just outside an elementary school in Tacurong City, Sultan Kudarat

FOILED. Cops and soldiers prevent a bombing in Tacurong City. Shutterstock photo

DSWD awards P1B Marawi contracts to suppliers with limited capacity

May 25, 2018 - 9:01 PM

Since the awarding of contracts, however, Tacurong Fitmart, Ororama Supercenter, and Ace Centerpoint have yet to complete the delivery of relief goods, according to a PCIJ report

RUINS. Residents allowed to visit their destroyed houses at the main battle area carry salvageable belongings they collected as they pas a destroyed building in Marawi City, in southern island of Mindanao on April 1, 2018. Photo by Ted Aljbe/AFP

Family inspires Palarong Pambansa 2018 arnis gold medalists from Tacurong City

Apr 17, 2018 - 6:16 PM

Both Princes Sheryl Valdez and Andrei Fritz Justine Alcarioto dedicate their multi-gold medal feats to their ailing fathers

Elementary grade school Princes Sherly Valdez of region XII show his action and grab 4 gold medals in Arnis Sports at the 2018 palarong pambansa 2018. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

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Apr 18, 2017 - 12:22 PM

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7 hurt in twin blasts in Tacurong City

Apr 18, 2017 - 9:48 AM

Two suspects have been arrested but their identities and the motive for the attack were still under investigation police say

Special holidays in 5 areas in August, September – Malacañang

Aug 08, 2016 - 7:41 PM

Presidential proclamations 26 to 30 declare non working holidays in Davao City Digos City Bulacan Los Baños and Tacurong City

Rescued? 'Kidnappers released us,' says MSU student

Jun 09, 2016 - 9:18 PM

(UPDATED) One of the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology students who surfaced on Monday denies reports law enforcers rescued them from kidnappers

Gov't allots P35B for 2017 'Bottom-up' budget

Apr 19, 2016 - 9:04 PM

The proposed amount is higher by P10 3 billion 223 39 million from this year s allocation of P24 7 billion 535 91 million

Army foils bombing attempt in Sultan Kudarat town

Feb 20, 2016 - 1:11 PM

Authorities say no one was hurt in the incident considered the first of its kind in the town s recent history

Explosion hits Tacurong after Robredo visit

Feb 02, 2016 - 5:41 PM

UPDATED Liberal Party vice presidential bet Leni Robredo condemns the bombing that left two people wounded

Tacurong, the city of goodwill (and great eats!)

Nov 07, 2015 - 10:34 AM

My recent visit to the City of Goodwill brought me to places where locals usually dine Let s take a look at these great eats as well as the beautiful locations

FESTIVITIES. Participants wear colorful costumes during the Talakudong 2015 streetdancing competition. Photo by Ping Zerrudo

Bomb attack on bus foiled in Sultan Kudarat

Apr 09, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Authorities discover the improvised explosive device when a Yellow Bus Line unit from Tacurong City stopped at a police checkpoint on its way to Isulan

Why small crowds don't worry UNA in Region 12

Mar 23, 2013 - 1:49 AM

UNA stalwart Joseph Estrada topped the polls in Soccsksargen provinces in both 1998 and 2010

UNA TERRITORY? The candidates, like Jack Enrile (in photo), are not worried about small crowds. Region 12 has always gone for opposition senatorial slates. Photo by Boyette de la Cerna

6 hurt in Sultan Kudarat bus bombings

Dec 30, 2012 - 10:16 AM

Six people were injured when two buses were bombed on a southern Philippines highway police and the military said Sunday