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DND closes amnesty acceptance

THE Department of National Defense (DND) has closed the acceptance of amnesty applications of civilians, soldiers and policemen involved in three failed attempts to...

Protestants endorse RH measure

ADVOCATES of the controversial Reproductive health bill have found new allies that would help in convincing the government to pass the proposed law and...

Malacañang asks Piston to reconsider strike

MALACAÑANG on Tuesday warned transport groups of their planned nationwide protest on Thursday, asking them to reconsider their decision to go on strike. Spokesman Edwin Lacierda...

DTI says minimal wage hike would not hurt

TO lessen the burden of rising inflation on consumers, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said that it would urge employers to hike...

House OK’s perks for centenarians

A P100,000 cash, 50-percent discount on goods and services, exemption from value-added tax (VAT) and a plaque of recognition—these are the ones which would...

DOJ orders probe of Sumera killing

DEPARTMENT of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Leila de Lima said that she would issue an order directing National Bureau of Investigation Director Magtanggol Gatdula to...

Group rejects provisional bus fare increase

A COMMUTERS’ organization on Sunday said that it would be filing its opposition to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board’s (LTFRB) move to...

Military withholds support  for Ligot

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will not extend any support to its embattled former comptroller, retired Maj. Gen. Jacinto Ligot, who was...

Manila power outage caused by tripping

The Department of Energy (DOE) over the weekend said that the power outage that hit Metro Manila on Saturday was the result of the...

Speaker won’t name drug users in House

WOULD reverse psychology rid the House of Representatives of drug addicts? House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte, Jr. is apparently willing to give it a shot, saying...

Laguna under total lockdown

THE Laguna provincial government announced on Saturday that it was now under total lockdown due to the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Gov....

PH Covid-19 cases breach 1,000 mark, death toll rises to 68

THE number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases breached the 1,000 mark, with 272 new infections and 68 deaths, the Department of Health (DoH)...

Lacson urges Covid-19 patients to come out

A lawmaker has appealed to Filipinos who were directly exposed and symptomatic of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) to voluntarily and publicly declare their...

PNP assures unhampered passage of food, commodities

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has assured that it would not block the passage of all deliveries of foods and commodities, according to its...

Iza Calzado tests positive for Covid-19 but in recovery, says manager

JUST three days after Iza Calzado posted on Instagram that she has been confined in a hospital due to pneumonia, her manager Noel Ferrer...

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