Ifugao villagers evacuate

BAGUIO CITY — More than 300 Ifugao folk left their homes because of the on going military operations against communist rebels in Asipulo town in Ifugao.

Kabataan ng Isabela nanawagan ng libreng edukasyon

CAUAYAN, Isabela — Umabot sa 5,000 estudyante ang nanumpang susuporta sa isinusulong na Comprehensive Free Public Higher Education Bill (HB 4800) ng Kabataan Party-list (KPL) sa idinaos sa magkahiwalay na Forum-Consultation on the Introduction of Free Tuition Fee in State Universities and Colleges na ginanap sa Echague at Cauayan campus ng Isabela State University (ISU), noong Pebrero 16.

Gov’t all-out-war triggers more human rights violations

VIGAN CITY — The announcement of the 7th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army of launching a “focused military operation” in North and Central Luzon in line with the government’s all out war declaration against the revolutionary movement will result to more human rights violations, according to the Ilocos Human Rights Alliance (IHRA).

Baguio media plant trees for departed colleagues

BAGUIO CITY — In memory of their colleagues who have gone before them, members of the Baguio Correspondents and Broadcasters’ Club (BCBC) and the families of the departed planted pine tree saplings at the Busol watershed on February 13.

Sagada women’s group calls to activate BCPCs

SAGADA, Mountain Province — The Sagada Women Inayan Watch, a group of women working for the protection of and promotion of children’s and women’s rights asks for the activation of the Barangay Council for the Protection of Children (BCPC) in all 19 barangays as it raises alarm over the increasing cases of sexual abuse against children.

LT mayor asks truckers to vacate old trading post

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — The local government of La Trinidad, Benguet is asking vegetable truckers and all other vehicles using the public market parking area at kilometer 5, to relocate temporarily to the Benguet Agri-Pinoy Trading Center (BAPTC) from February 27 to March 31 to give way to the town’s Strawberry Festival trade fair.

Agriworkers welcome DOLE sanctions on sacada recruiters, employers

MANILA — National agriworkers center Unyon ng mga Manggagawa sa Agrikultura (UMA) welcomes recommendations forwarded by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) through Undersecretary for Labor Relations and Special Concerns Joel Maglunsod, against the recruiters and employers of Mindanao sakadas exploited in Hacienda Luisita.

Makan a la Pinoy: Leche flan

Maysa kadagiti adu a paboritok a dulce wenno dessert ti leche flan. ‘Tay puro ti kakayatak ngem naimas met ti dadduma a klase kas ti leche flan karabasa, leche flan kamote wenno ube.

Burburtia Krokis

ACROSS
1 komon na ibon; River ____ (Tag)
5 hayop sa gubat (Tag)
8 Macapagal-Arroyo
14 butas (Ilok)