Northern Samar Daily News

InterAksyonPHOTO | Bolt cutter for Northern Samar ballot boxInterAksyonMANILA - Senate staff respond Friday to an urgent call for help. Assisting the joint congressional committee canvassing the votes for the 2016 Presidential and Vice Presidential elections, they bring in a bolt cutter to break the padlock of the ballot ... [...]
Fri, May 27, 2016 10:37:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonSpecial poll for village in Northern Samar town to decide tight race for 1st district seatInterAksyonLOPE DE VEGA, Northern Samar -- Tension gripped the town of Lope de Vega on Saturday, where security was tight ahead of special elections for the village of Barangay Roxas, whose 169 registered voters are [...]
Sat, May 14, 2016 3:46:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonCanvassing in Northern Samar postponed againInterAksyonCATARMAN, Northern Samar – Antonio Gulay Jr., chairman of the Northern Samar Provincial Board of Canvassers (PBOC) ordered the canvassing here to be reset again, this time for Saturday, May 14, because five municipalities whose vote counting ...For 4 Visayas villages, elections are not overInquirer.netall [...]
Fri, May 13, 2016 9:12:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonCanvassing of votes called off in Northern SamarInterAksyonCATARMAN, N. SAMAR - The Northern Samar Provincial Board of Canvassers (PBOC) has called off their on-going official canvass Tuesday afternoon because of the failure of the vote counting machines (VCM) to transmit the results of the election in the ... [...]
Tue, May 10, 2016 7:03:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Sun.StarAFP, PNP escorting delivery of VCMs ambushed in Northern SamarSun.StarCATBALOGAN CITY -- Two days before the May 9 polls, one soldier was killed while six others were wounded when members of the New People's Army (NPA) ambushed the security forces who were escorting a private courier transporting the vote counting [...]
Tue, May 10, 2016 11:56:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Inquirer.netRemote village in Northern Samar to hold special polls TuesdayInquirer.netCATARMAN, Northern Samar—A remote village in Lope de Vega town in Northern Samar will hold a special election on Tuesday (May 10) after voters refused to go to the polling precincts on Monday, following the killing of an Army soldier. Lope [...]
Mon, May 09, 2016 5:50:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Inquirer.netNPA rebels kill Army soldier in Northern SamarInquirer.netCATARMAN, Northern Samar—An Army soldier was allegedly killed by snipers of the communist rebels while on duty in a remote village in Lope De Vega town, Northern Samar, on Sunday afternoon. The fatality was identified as Sgt. Gilbert Toledo of the ...Soldier killed, [...]
Mon, May 09, 2016 4:38:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Inquirer.netElection 2016: Agenda of the Samar governorInquirer.netThe INQUIRER is coming out today with the last of its series on pressing people's concerns that should be high on the agenda of candidates for representative, governor or mayor in the May 9 elections. The series should help voters in the provinces ... [...]
Fri, May 06, 2016 4:58:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonSC: Abayon is Northern Samar 1st district's repInquirer.netThe Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that Harlin G. Abayon is the duly elected representative of Northern Samar's first legislative district. In its ruling, the high court reversed and set aside the Feb. 3 and March 7, 2016 resolutions of the House of [...]
Wed, May 04, 2016 8:49:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
SC upholds Abayon election as Northern Samar lawmakerSun.StarTHE Supreme Court (SC) has upheld the election of Harlin Abayon as representative of Northern Samar's first legislative district. In a special en banc session held Tuesday, the court reversed and set aside the House of Representatives Electoral ... [...]
Tue, May 03, 2016 11:46:00 AM, Continue reading at the source