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QCPD holds dialogue over Dengvaxia vaccine controversy

DUE to the controversy over the Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccine which may cause severe dengue in inoculated people who have not been previously afflicted by the disease, the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Health Service under Chief Insp. Josephine L. Nandu,…

Worker stabbed dead by 2 colleagues

A CONSTRUCTION worker was killed by two fellow workers, who stabbed him repeatedly at the Baseco Compound in Port Area, Manila, the other night. Leon Gammad, 50, of San Mariano, Isabela and currently residing at 104 Blk. 17-A, Bgy. 649,…

Dengvaxia did not reach Bicol -- DoH5 director

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LEGAZPI City -- The French-made anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia was never used in Bicol as it never reached the region during the term of then President Benigno Aquino III. However, Department of Health (DoH) Bicol Director Napoleon Arevalo said they are…

Boy, 15, gunned down by teen foe

OWING to a running feud, a 15-year-old boy was shot dead by his fellow student, aged 17, in Tondo, Manila. Dead after four days of fighting for his life in a hospital was Jerry Mel Baguio, a student of the…

Sikyu vs sikyu: 1 patay

Nasawi ang isang security guard makaraang mauwi sa barilan ang kaniyang paninita sa dumalaw na asawa ng kanyang tauhang guwardiya sa binabantayang paaralan sa Quezon City, Sabado ng gabi. Kinilala ni Supt. Rodelio B. Narcelo, hepe ng Criminal Investigation and…

Rookie cop shoots dead 1 of 3 holdupmen

A home-bound rookie policeman shot dead one of three men who allegedly tried to rob and kill him at a bridge meters away from the Police Community Precinct in Pasig City Saturday night. A report submitted to Eastern Police District…

Man jumps off 21st floor, dies

A 21-year-old man jumped to his death from the 21st floor of an under-maintenance unit of a building in Pasig City yesterday morning. The victim was identified through his identification card as Miguel Paolo Reyes, 21, of Bgy. Bayanan, Muntilupa…

BJMP-NCR chief relieves wardress wife

TO ensure impartiality in his command, newly-designated Bureau of Jail Management and Penology-National Capital Region (BJMP-NCR) director Chief Supt. Dennis Rocamora in his first official order, relieved his wife as wardress of Manila District Jail (Female Dorm). “Wala namang batas…

Condo ‘owner’ arrested

OPERATIVES from the Manila Police District-Station 4 arrested in an entrapment operation a woman and her alleged cohort in selling fake documents covering fake ownership of a condominum building in Sampaloc, Manila. Now in police detention are the main suspect,…

Kerwin, Espenido face off at court hearing

ALLEGED druglord Kerwin Espinosa and his nemesis, Ozamiz City police head Chief Insp. Jovie Espenido, faced off at the Manila Regional Trial Court yesterday during the hearing of illegal drug trading and possession of illegal firearms cases which Espinosa currently…

Fisher critical in knife attack

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A 39-year-old fisherman was stabbed and critically wounded by an alleged thief who tried to steal their personal belongings in their fishing boat Thursday night in Navotas City. Alfredo Alferez, of 121 M. Abiola St., Bgy. Tangos, was rushed by…

Manila, Meralco plan ahead on partnership concerns

THE City of Manila headed by Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada and the Manila Electric Company bolstered their ongoing partnership in several areas of concern in a strategic planning session at city hall on Wednesday. Senior Vice President Alfredo Panlileo, speaking…

BI to deport Korean fugitive

A South Korean national wanted by authorities in his country for alleged violent acts he committed there several years ago is set to be deported by the Bureau of Immigration (BI). The fugitive, identified as Kang Bum Su, 47, was…

Lalaking sangkot sa droga itinumba

Isang lalaki na sangkot umano sa iligal na droga ang pinagbabaril hanggang mamatay ng mga suspek na sakay ng motorsiklo sa harap mismo ng bahay ng biktima sa Quezon City, kamakalawa ng gabi. Dead on the spot ang biktimang si…
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