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Chief Justice Peralta witnesses Senate OK of judiciary’s 2020 budget  

THE Senate approved in less than a minute the proposed P40.17 billion budget of the judiciary for 2020 as Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta and other...

John Gokongwei Jr’s widow passes away

THE wife of the late tycoon John Gokongwei Jr. has passed away, one of their daughters said in a post on Facebook. She was...

Permit to carry firearms suspended for SEA Games

THE Philippine National Police (PNP) suspended the permit to carry firearms during the Southeast Asian Games. The order, contained in a memorandum signed by Lt....

Signal No. 1 still up Northern Luzon as ‘Ramon’ reaches PH Sea — Pagasa

SIGNAL No. 1 remains up in parts of Northern Luzon as tropical storm "Ramon" reaches the Philippine Sea, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, Astronomical Services...

1 dead in Taguig City fire

A fire razed a residential area in Taguig City before dawn on Saturday that left one dead, a Southern Police District report said. Fire Supt....

4 suspects in advertising exec’s slay in 2013 convicted, sentenced to life term

FOUR suspects in the robbery-homicide of an advertising executive six years ago were convicted by a local court of reclusion perpetua or up to...

36 Japanese arrested for telecom scam

OPERATIVES of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) busted an all Japanese crime group involved in the telecommunications scam in an operation in Makati City. Immigration Commissioner...

‘Ramon’ intensifies as it nears Northern Luzon — Pagasa

TROPICAL storm "Ramon" intensified slightly as it approached Northern Luzon on Friday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. As of 5...

CDO food firm head, co-founder Jose Ong passes away

CDO Foodsphere Inc. chairman and co-founder Jose "Pepe" Ong passed away on Thursday. He was 78. "It is with great sadness that we announce the...

Student kills 2, shoots self in US high school

SANTA CLARITA, California -- A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two...

House to scrutinize PhilHealth P14B advanced payments

THE House of Representatives' Committee on Public Accounts will scrutinize at least P14 billion in advanced payments by the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (Philhealth)...

FEU law dean sounds alarm on Anti Terror Law

SEVERAL provisions of the Anti-Terror Law are “unclear,” allowing authorities to arrest anyone suspected of being a terrorist, a law expert said. Melencio ‘Mel’ Sta....

DepEd resets school opening to Oct 5

THE Department of Education (DepEd) on Friday announced that the opening of classes will be moved to October 5 from August 24 due to...

Manila buys P13M of Covid trial drug Remdesivir

MANILA Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso ordered the purchase of P13 million worth of an experimental drug for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in...

Ospital ng Tondo to close for 10 days after health workers get virus

THE Ospital ng Tondo, a government-run hospital in Manila, will close its doors for 10 days after 32 of its healthcare workers were infected...
 

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