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Number of victims from stray bullets rises to 10–PNP

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With a few days more before the New Year, the Philippine National Police said Saturday the number of victims from stray bullets rose to 10.

Posted: December 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Alleged Abu Sayyaf member arrested in Sulu

PNP public information office chief Reuben Theodore Sindac: Finalizing terms of reference.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A suspected member of the Abu Sayyaf Group tagged in the abduction of bird watchers in 2012 was arrested Wednesday in Sulu, a Philippine National Police official said Thursday.

Posted: December 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Napoles’ plea for longer hours with family approved by Makati court—PNP

Janet Lim-Napoles. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The Philippine National Police confirmed Tuesday that a court in Makati city has approved the request of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind to spend longer hours with her family this Christmas and New Year.

Posted: December 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Only 377 of 10,966 pass PNPA admission test


Only 3.4-percent of the total number of examinees passed the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) Cadet Admission Test as its recruitment and selection standards were increased starting this year, a PNPA official said Wednesday.

Posted: December 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Robbers who stormed SM North clearly caught on camera – Roxas

Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II. INQUIRER.net file photo

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II said Monday authorities have identified the faces of the persons who robbed two jewelry stores inside SM North EDSA Sunday evening.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories | Read More »

PDEA rewards 7 drug informers


Seven civilian informants received P4.3-million cash reward for providing information that led to the arrest of drug personalities and confiscation of illegal drugs, a Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency official said Monday.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

TRB probes Don Mariano Transit bus accident

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The Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), along with other concerned agencies, will look into how a bus plunged from the elevated Skyway on Monday morning for comparison to a tragic incident in 2011 at the same highway.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Atienza: Roxas should seek forgiveness for remarks on video

Buhay partylist congressman Lito Atienza . INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Buhay Representative Lito Atienza said Wednesday that if he were in the shoes of Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas, he would admit his mistake for making controversial remarks during a meeting with Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez.

Posted: December 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Group donates equipment to E. Visayas police units


Front-line police units in Eastern Visayas who were affected by the onslaught of Supertyphoon Yolanda are set to receive donated equipment to restore their capability of performing their duties.

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Militants to burn Aquino effigy Tuesday to mark International Human Rights Day

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Various militant groups are working hand in hand to finish an effigy that would be burned to mark the International Human Rights Day and air their dismay over the supposed “destruction caused by the Aquino administration’s policies, especially on human rights.”

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

MMDA beefs up workforce for holiday season

MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino. INQUIRER.NET FILE PHOTO

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said Thursday it would temporarily postpone the retraining of its personnel as part of its preparation for the holiday season.

Posted: December 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Senate eyes purging Santiago, Enrile’s angry words from journal

Senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Miriam Defensor-Santiago INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Other members of the Senate are studying the speeches of senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Miriam Defensor Santiago in a bid to strike out “unparliamentary words” and personal attacks from the chamber’s records.

Posted: December 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

MMDA to ban road diggings, fun runs to ease holiday season traffic


The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority on Wednesday announced that it would impose several measures starting this month to reduce the expected traffic congestion this holiday season.

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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