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Robredo eyes meet with Roxas, Aquino

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VICE President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Saturday called for a meeting with leaders of the Liberal Party (LP) to discuss its next steps following her resignation from the Cabinet of President Rodrigo Duterte. Speaking to reporters, Robredo said she would like to consult former president and LP stalwart Benigno…

OBAMA ORDERS PROBE INTO CYBERATTACKS

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WASHINGTON, D.C.: A secret CIA assessment has found that Russia sought to tip last month’s US presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor, The Washington Post reported Friday, a conclusion that drew an extraordinary rebuke from the president-elect’s camp. “These are the same people that said Saddam Hussein had weapons of…

Palace backs Tugade amid quit calls

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MALACAÑANG on Saturday said Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade still enjoyed President Rodrigo Duterte’s trust amid calls for the Cabinet official’s resignation. Tugade has been dragged into the controversy over last month’s arrest of more than 1,000 illegal Chinese workers in Chinese tycoon Jack Lam’s online gaming operations at the Clark…

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WALLY Sombero — the retired police official embroiled in a bribery controversy involving illegal Chinese workers in online gaming operations at Clark free port—has placed himself under the custody of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI). This was confirmed on Saturday by NBI spokesman Ferdinand Lavin. “He is under the…

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Malacañang on Saturday reiterated that the government does not condone extrajudicial killings in the country, as the world commemorated International Human Rights Day. “We do not condone the human rights violations and we are against any extrajudicial killing,” Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Marie Banaag told government-run radio station DZRB. President…

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SIX Chinese nationals and a Filipino were nabbed on Friday by police operatives who also seized some P4.5 million worth of counterfeit cosmetic products after raiding a store in Quiapo and a warehouse in Malabon. The director of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), Chief Supt. Roel Obusan, said…

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THE Philippine National Police (PNP) over the weekend reminded its 160, 000 personnel of the memorandum issued early this month reminding them not to make solicitations and accept gifts during the holiday season. The memo, signed by Deputy Director General Ramon Apolinario, the PNP directorial staff chief, said that Republic…

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A Korean national identified as Kim Jin Sung, 55 was found dead inside his apartment at Times Theater in Oroqueta Street, Sta. Cruz, Manila on Thursday night. Police Officer 3 Jorlan Taluban, Manila Police District Homicide Section investigator, said the body was found at around 5 p.m. by Violeta Lopez,…

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Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada has facilitated the grant of P210,000 start-up livelihood capital to a local senior citizens’ organization, the first beneficiary of the welfare program of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the city government of Manila. Estrada handed a P210,000 check to the Nagkakaisang Senior Citizens…

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