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ARRM cops avert ‘rido’ in Basilan

MORE security troops have been deployed to Lantawan, Basilan to avert a possible escalation of violence between two families locked up in a long-standing feud, the latest of which saw four being wounded in a gun attack shortly before noon…

Boracay shutdown starts today

STARTING at 12:01 a.m. today, the world-renowned Boracay Island is officially closed to tourists and businesses, with security officials assuring that all preparations are in place to protect the area, and workers tasked to do repair and rehabilitation for the…

Castelo asks bgy bets to push federal gov’t

ASIDE from campaigning against illegal drugs, a House leader challenged yesterday all candidates running in the coming village poll to include in their advocacy the importance of pushing a federal system of government. This was stressed by Quezon City Rep.…

4 nabbed, P300-K shabu seized in Pampanga

CITY of San Fernando, Pampanga -- Four suspected drug pushers were arrested while some P300,000 worth of shabu were confiscated during two separate buy-bust operations here the other day. Senior Supt. Joel Consulta, acting Pampanga police director, identified one of…

Soldiers get free rides on MRT-3 trains

AS a token of gratitude and gesture of appreciation, all active military personnel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) are now entitled to free rides on MRT-3 starting yesterday. A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) was signed yesterday by…

Cascolan installs new QCPD chief

NATIONAL Capital Region Police Office chief Director Camilo Pancratius P. Cascolan yesterday installed Chief Superintendent Joselito T. Esquivel as the new director of the Quezon City Police District. Esquivel, a member of Philippine Military Academy ‘Maringal’ Class of 1988, is…

Bulacan cops nab bgy poll bet, 7 others in anti-drug raid

EIGHT persons, including a candidate for barangay ‘kagawad’ in the forthcoming May 14 synchronized Sangguniang Kabataan and barangay elections, were arrested by the Bulacan police in an anti-narcotics operation in Meycauayan City early morning yesterday, Bulacan police director Senior Supt.…

Easier adoption eyed

THE House of Representatives wants to make the adoption process easier. Pending before the House committee on the welfare of children are several measures that seek to facilitate the process of adoption or foster care of orphans, abandoned or neglected…

Fire hits Bacoor’s oldest school

BACOOR City -- St. Micheal Institute, the oldest catholic school in city proper, was caught on fire at 12:30 p.m. last April 24, in Poblacion, Bgy. Tabing Ilog here. Police said the incident started at the school library and the…

Erratum

IN the story that was published in this paper last April 25, 2018, last paragraph of the story that reads “Aside from Noveras, also charged with violation of RA 3019 of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, abuse of authority,…

Female carnapper falls

CAMP General Pantaleon Garcia Imus City, Cavite -- A most wanted female person charged with carnapping was arrested in Dasmariñas City, while other wanted persons were also nabbed in different parts of the province last Tuesday. Police identified the suspect…

‘NPA amazon’ gives up to Ecija cops

CABANATUAN City -- A suspected New People’s Army amazon surrendered to the Licab Municipal Police Station on Tuesday, police said yesterday.Provincial police director Senior Supt. Eliseo T. Tanding identified the surrenderer female NPA guerrilla as Renalyn Cabog, 30, single, also…
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