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‘Bangus’ downs 900 NBP inmates

JUSTICE Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II yesterday raised the possibility that the milk fish (bangus) which downed almost 900 inmates at the New Bilibid Prisons (NBP) in Muntinlupa may have been contaminated intentionally. Inmates vomited and suffered severe diarrhea after eating…

Aguirre: Food poisoning of 900 NBP inmates ‘intentional’

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II yesterday raised the possibility that food poisoning which downed almost 900 inmates at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Mun-tinlupa City may have been done intentionaly. “Investigation is already being conducted to know what really…

Trader sued for lasciviousness by maid killed by RIT gunmen

A businessman, who is facing a case of acts of lasciviousness filed by his house helper was killed by motorcycle-riding suspects while inside his parked vehicle together with his wife and child in Marikina City Sunday night. Reports reaching the…

Driver jailed for mauling gf

A 22-year-old driver, who mauled his live-in partner owing to jealousy, is now in jail after having been arrested in Tondo, Manila, by the Manila Police District. Now facing charges of violation of Republic Act 9262 or Anti-Violence Against Women…

Bomb threat disrupts Pasay court hearing

BOMB threat temporarily disrupted court hearings at Pasay City Hall of Justice (HOJ) yesterday. Senior Supt. Dionisio Bartolome, newly-designated Pasay police chief, said the bomb threat was received through a phone call at 1 p.m while court hearings were ongoing.…

Driver jailed for mauling gf

A 22-year-old driver, who mauled his live-in partner owing to jealousy, is now in jail after having been arrested in Tondo, Manila, by the Manila Police District. Now facing charges of violation of Republic Act 9262 or Anti-Violence Against Women…

American dies of heart attack at NAIA

A 45-year-old American died after he suffered a heart attack while in a heated argument at the lobby of Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Senior Supt. Dionisio Bartolome, chief of Pasay City police, identified the American as Kevin Michael Otterstad, of…

Human trafficking ring member arrested

Police arrested a suspected member of a human trafficking syndicate after he allegedly tried to sell three minors for sex services during an entrapment operation inside a convenience store in Mandaluyong City on Sunday. Reports reaching the office of Senior…

QCPD to file raps vs cop for wife, son slays

THE Quezon City Police District (QCPD) was set to file two counts of parricide against PO2 Roal Sabiniano who shot to death his wife and his 13-year-old son yesterday in their home in Bgy. Commonwealth, Quezon City. QCPD director Chief…

Oil firms hike prices again

MOTORISTS should again brace themselves for another round of oil price hike, the third for this month, effective today. The latest oil price hike was pegged at P0.55 per liter for gasoline, P0.75 per liter for diesel, and P0.85 for…

QC ready for school opening

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista yesterday assured that the city government is well prepared for the opening of classes on June 5 as he ordered the mobilization of the police, barangays and various frontline city government offices to ensure the…

Muslim residents in Quiapo on guard vs Maute group

WHILE the fighting in Marawi City continues, Muslim residents in Quiapo are now closing ranks to make sure their communities will not be infiltrated by anyone linked to the Maute group or the ISIS. Saanoden Hadji Rashed Naga Punut, former…

Cop shoots dead wife, teenage son

A POLICEMAN voluntarily surrendered after allegedly killing his wife and 13-year-old son yesterday in Quezon City. Police Officer 2 Roal Sabiniano, assigned at the Regional Public Safety Battalion (RSPB) Charlie Company of the National Capital Regional Police Office (NCRPO) is…

US embassy closed today

THE United States Embassy on Roxas Boulevard in Ermita, Manila, will be closed today. In an advisory, the US Embassy said the closure is to give way to the observance of Memorial Day, a US federal holiday. Aside from the…

Key projects will boost Parañaque’s economy

PARAÑAQUE Mayor Edwin Olivarez bared key projects under his second term as he expressed confidence that the city’s economy will grow. Olivarez said these key projects include the soon to be constructed city university, a hospital and 4-storey building that…
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