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Mindanao-based tillers sue cops over ‘violent dispersal’

ANGRY messages are attention-grabbers in the protest rallies of militants demanding genuine reforms, like this one during the 26th year of the  Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program  in June held by farmers near the Aquino residence on Times Street in Quezon City. LEO M. SABANGAN II

Activists who protested outside President Aquino’s house last month have asked the Commission on Human Rights to investigate QC policemen for alleged use of excessive force.

Posted: December 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Group files rights violation case vs QC cops over melee outside Aquino home


Activists who protested outside President Aquino’s home late last month filed a complaint against the Quezon City police personnel who allegedly used excessive violence to disperse them.

Posted: December 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

LTFRB tightens screening of cabbies


Following a spate of taxi-related crimes, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board directed taxi operators in Metro Manila to submit a list of their authorized drivers so that it could come up with a centralized database.

Posted: December 16th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Maserati ‘bully’ loses driver’s license


The Maserati-driving businessman accused of punching a traffic enforcer of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will not be getting behind the wheel of any vehicle anytime soon.

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Purisima stays in White House, even as Espina takes over PNP


Despite the six-month preventive suspension meted out to him by the Ombudsman over an anomalous gun license delivery deal, Philippine National Police Director General Alan Purisima continues to stay in the PNP chief’s official residence inside Camp Crame, Quezon City.

Posted: December 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »