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ASG MEMBER KILLED IN SULU CLASH

A MEMBER of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) was killed in a clash with government troops in Talipao, Sulu on Saturday morning. A report...

QC DESIGNATES SEATS FOR PWDS, PREGNANT WOMEN, SENIOR CITIZENS

QUEZON City Mayor Herbert Bautista recently approved an ordinance that designates courtesy seats for persons with disability (PWDs), pregnant women and senior citizens in...

Pasay roads closed for repair of footbridge

Falling debris from the Cabrera footbridge in Pasay City has prompted the Department of Public Works and Highways to close it temporarily for repairs....

Three drug suspects caught in Taguig sting

Three alleged drug suspects were arrested on Wednesday night in a drug sting conducted by police in Taguig City, an official reported on Thursday....

‘No special treatment for Chinese drug convicts’

MALACAÑANG on Thursday assured that the four Chinese who were convicted for operating a floating shabu laboratory in Subic would not get any special...

Indonesian kidnap victim escapes

GOVERNMENT troops have taken custody of the Indonesian kidnap victim who escaped his Abu Sayyaf Group abductors on Thursday in Luuk, Sulu. Lt. Col....

US Embassy Closed on Nov. 1

The Embassy of the United States in the Philippines and affiliated offices will be closed to the public on Thursday, November 1, in observance...

DOJ drops libel cases against health officials

THE Department of Justice (DoJ) dismissed for insufficient evidence the libel and cyber complaints filed by spouses Rep. Oscar Garin and former Health Secretary...

PAL WARNS AGAINST FAKE AIRLINE TICKETS

The Philippine Airlines (PAL) expressed concern over a scam that offers cut-rate airline tickets and fake identification cards through social media sites. PAL spokesman...

Port of Manila breaks collection record

FOR the first time in almost a decade, the Bureau of Customs-Port of Manila (BoC-PoM) has registered five months of successive record-breaking revenue collection...

Trillanes posts bail

FORMER Senator Antonio Trillanes 4th on Tuesday posted bail at the Quezon City Metropolitan Trial Court (QC MetTC) for his sedition case. Trillanes, who had...

Court defers Enrile plunder trial

THE  Sandiganbayan's Third Division canceled the plunder trial of former Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile in connection with the Priority Development Assistance Fund or pork...

Over 50 video karera machines destroyed in Camp Crame

A total of over 50 video karera machines seized by the Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (IMEG) were destroyed in Camp Crame on Tuesday...

P2.9-M ‘shabu’ seized in Taguig

AN estimated P3.4 million worth of shabu was seized in Taguig City on Monday night. Operatives from Taguig City police arrested Saner Guipal, 37; Mohammad...

WHO warns against virus over-reaction as death toll hits 1,868

The World Health Organization has warned against a global over-reaction to the new coronavirus epidemic following panic-buying, event cancellations and concerns about cruise ship...