Ito Ang Balita

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UNTV Ito Ang Balita
Created by Progressive Broadcasting Corporation
Developed by UNTV News and Rescue
Presented by Daniel Razon
Atty. Regie Tongol
Angela Lagunzad
Monica Verallo
Opening theme Ito Ang Balita theme song (September 3, 2007- July 15, 2016)
Country of origin Philippines
Original language(s) Filipino (w/ English subtitles except live reports and interviews)
No. of episodes n/a (airs weeknights)
Executive producer(s) Daniel Razon
Location(s) EDSA, Quezon City, Philippines
Camera setup multicamera setup
Running time 75 minutes (2007-2016)
60 minutes (2016-present)
Production company(s) UNTV 37
Original network UNTV-37
Picture format 480i SDTV
Original release July 2004 – present
External links
[ Website]

UNTV Ito ang Balita (lit. UNTV This is the News) is the late afternoon one-hour and flagship newscast of UNTV, covers and reports the headline-grabbing issues and subjects in the country. Aired from Monday to Friday at 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM (PST UTC+8). This was first aired in July 2004 but began its hiatus in 2005 and it return to the air in September 3, 2007.

The newscast is also simulcast on radio thru UNTV Radio La Verdad 1350 kHz AM in Mega Manila.

In July 18, 2016, along with Why News, Hataw Balita and UNTV News (now C-News) officially unveiled its brand new unified graphics and sound.


  • Daniel Razon (2010–2013; 2014–present)
  • Atty. Regie Tongol (2013–present)
  • Angela Lagunzad (2015–present)
  • Monica Verallo (2015–present)
  • Thalia Javier (2015–present); Sports 37 and Aliwan segment anchor

Segment Hosts

Provincial News Anchors

Freema Salonga-Gloria

Victor Cosare

Deb Riveral

Darlene Basingan - World Watch

Rey Pelayo - Weather News

Former Anchors[edit]

  • Josel Mallari (2004-2005)
  • Luz Cruz (2004-2005)
  • Jay Sonza (2007-2010)
  • Candace Giron (2007-2008)
  • Nina Taduran (2008)
  • Ley-Ann Lugod (2010-2012)
  • Veronica Alejar (2012-2013)
  • Francis Rivera (2010-2011)
  • Bryan De Paz (2010-2011)
  • Waylah Soriano (2011-2012)
  • Rolly Gonzalo (2010–2015)
  • Louella de Cordova (2012-2014)


  • Tulong Muna Bago Balita - Emergency Response Reports
  • Balitang Promdi - Provincial News
  • Sports 37 - Sports News
  • Aliwan atbp. - Entertainment and Feature News
  • The Daily Wind: Weather Insights Night and Day - Weather News
  • Gabay Kalsada - Traffic Report
  • Maguindanao Massacre Year Of Days

See also[edit]