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PNP on full alert for ASEAN Summit

AIMING for a “zero incident” ASEAN summit Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ M. de la Rosa yesterday placed the 170,000-strong police force on full alert as massive security measures were put in place for the Association of…

US, PH forces hold joint military exercises

UNITED States forces and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will be holding joint military exercises from May 8 to 19, at multiple locations in Luzon and the Visayas region, the US Embassy in Manila said yesterday. Baliktan Exercises…

Du30: jail ‘lover’ of Abu member

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte yesterday ordered Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato”’ dela Rosa to throw in jail a ranking policewoman who allegedly had an affair with a suspected Abu Sayyaf member. Dela Rosa said the President called him…

Palace vows justice for decapitated soldier

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MALACAÑANG strongly condemned the Abu Sayyaf’s “barbaric act” of decapitating a soldier and declared that justice will be served. The Palace said the government will not stop seeking justice for the beheading of a non-combatant soldier who was part of…

Duterte et al sued in int’l court

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte, nine of his senior officials and two senators allied with him are now facing criminal charges before the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands. Jude Sabio, lawyer of self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato, yesterday filed a…

Bank execs, others sued over Bangladesh money cyber theft

THE Department of Justice (DoJ) has filed money laundering charges against officials of the Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) and remittance firm Philrem Service Corporation (Philrem) in connection with the $81-million cyber-heist of Bangladesh Bank. The DoJ filed eight counts…

Asean Leaders coming for 30th Summit

LEADERS from the ten ASEAN Member States will gather for the four-day 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila which kicks off tomorrow. This will be the first of two ASEAN Summits this year. Under the theme “Partnering for Change, Engaging the…

Record field seen in NTT tilt

#baliksubit2017 nets 996 entries as triathletes from all walks of life take the challenges in super sprint, sprint and standard distances in the country’s longest running international triathlon competition the NTT ASTC Subic Bay International Triathlon which will fire off…

Sandigan: Graft case vs Recom tuloy!

BASE sa pasya ng Sandiganbayan, magpapatuloy ang graft trial ni dating Caloocan City Mayor Enrico “Recom” Echiverri. Nakitaan ng Third Division ng sapat na dahilan para maidiin si Echiverri sa kasong katiwalian na may kaugnayan sa maanomalyang drainage project na…

Rep. Yedda: Help save PH seas oceans

LEYTE Rep. Yedda Marie Kittilstvedt-Romualdez yesterday appealed to the public to help save the country’s seas and oceans as she expressed fears that marine creatures would soon become mythical. Romualdez, a vice chairperson of the House committee on government enterprises…

U.S. ‘malasakit’ for yolanda victims hailed

THE recent visit to Leyte of United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim to inaugurate classrooms and a livelihood training center constructed by his government is proof of the continued strong partnership of the US and the Philippines and…

All systems go for ASEAN event

AROUND 41,000 security personnel will secure an Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting in Manila today with top officials saying its all systems go for the major event with no terror threats being monitored. The 30th ASEAN Summit and…

Bolkiah, Widodo coming for ASEAN Summit, meetings with Duterte

INDONESIAN President Joko Widodo and Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei are flying in later this week for bilateral meetings with President Rodrigo Duterte. Sultan Bolkiah's visit will take place on April 27 while President Widodo's state visit and meeting with…

Death toll from Bohol clash climbs to 4

THE death toll from the latest encounter between government forces and the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Clarin, Bohol has climbed to four with the death of three followers of the slain ASG leader, according to the update issued yesterday…
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