September 19, 2018
Kung matutuloy ang labanan ng magkapatid na sina Abigail ‘Abby’ Binay at Jejomar Erwin ‘Junjun’ Binay sa pagka-alkalde ng Makati City sa 2019 Midterm elections, kakain ng alikabok ang huli.
September 19, 2018
A suspected serial rapist who bolted the Caloocan City Jail where he was being held on charges of robbery-holdup with homicide and illegal possession of firearms and ammunition was finally captured by combined agents of the Southern Police District and the Philippine National Police Highway Patrol Group in Pasay City shortly before noon yesterday, officials said.
September 19, 2018
THE landslide that destroyed the shanties of small scale miners in Ucab, Itogon in the aftermath of the strong rains brought by typhoon “Ompong” was tragic enough. But for certain anti-mining groups, no tragedy is too unfortunate to take advantage of -- for their own interest, to lay the blame on the industry they abhor.
THE Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) yesterday said that more than 10 municipal mayors in the “Ompong”-hit provinces are under investigation for “sleeping on the job” during the onslaught of the typhoon.
September 19, 2018
THE bodies of two of the three children who were carried away by the strong current while playing in Tullahan River Sunday afternoon were found by rescuers yesterday before dawn in Valenzuela City.
September 19, 2018
SOLVING cases of murdered local chief executives or LCEs is a primordial concern of the Philippine National Police as part of their effort to give justice to all, whether they are involved in illegal drug activities or not, PNP chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde told the Journal Group.
September 19, 2018
THE Supreme Court has approved the salary increase for first-level court judges all over the country.
September 19, 2018
THE Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) again warned all local government units (LGUs) to stop collecting pass-through fees on goods and services or face sanctions.
September 19, 2018
Prices of refined sugar are expected to be reduced after sugar planters volunteered to sell their product at P48 per kilo.
September 19, 2018
Claimed to be the 86th victim of the controversial vaccine Razzel Laine Laylay, 14, of Las Piñas died Saturday, Sept.15, at the height of typhoon Ompong’s fury. Laylay was diagnosed with severe dengue. She was inoculated with the vaccine on Oct. 23, 2017. She was brought by her parents several times to the hospital only to be sent home after treatment.
IF required by the court, embattled Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV is willing to go to Davao City to swear on his counter-affidavit in the libel case filed by Presidential son Paolo Duterte and Atty. Maneses Carpio.
September 19, 2018
This was Malacañang’s comment yesterday on a reported move to hold President Rodrigo Duterte accountable for alleged human rights violations before an international panel of lawyers.
THE Hugpong ng Pagbabago and Partido Demokratikong Pilipino (PDP-Laban) will field a common slate of at least seven senatorial candidates in the coming mid-term elections.
September 19, 2018
AN independent campaign organization yesterday asked the Committee on Ethics and Privileges of the House of Representatives (HOR) to investigate the party-list group Ang Mata’y Alagaan (Ang Mata) and its representative Congresswoman Tricia Nicole Catera for allegedly employing non-doctors and distributing medicines which are allegedly not registered with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in some of the partylist’s medical missions.
FOLLOWING the allegation in the House of Representatives of a P55-billion hidden pork barrel in the 2019 proposed budget, Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson yesterday vowed to fight for its deletion in the Senate’s deliberation on next year’s general appropriations.