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Drunk, raging QC cop killed after ramming bike into peers’ patrol car


A policeman was killed after accidentally ramming his motorcycle into the patrol car of his colleagues who came to pacify him after he caused a disturbance in his Quezon City neighborhood on Good Friday.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

High levels of toxic lead found in 5 local watercolor sets


An environment and consumer safety watch group has found high levels of toxic lead in five locally manufactured brands of watercolor sets bought from various stores in Metro Manila.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Potential typhoon closely monitored by weather bureau


The weather bureau is closely monitoring a low pressure area (LPA) somewhere east of Eastern Visayas that is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Monday.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Joy Belmonte defends council, waste-to-energy tech


Reacting to criticism from Quezon City-based environmentalists, the local council clarified that its recent resolution asking Congress to amend provisions of the Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999 and the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 was not intended to seek the “absolute” lifting of the ban on incinerators.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

50 Quezon City cops each carry 30-kg crosses


To atone for their peccadilloes, dozens of policemen in Quezon City on Wednesday were made to each carry a 30-kilogram cross and follow the steps of Christ.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

QC cops bear crosses as penance for demerits

Members of the Quezon City police carry wooden crosses as they take part in a Station of the Cross headed by Chief Superintendent Richard Albano in observance of the Lenten Season at the Quezon City Memorial Circle. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ/ PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

Quezon City policemen bore on Wednesday morning 30-kilogram crosses as part of their penitence and sacrifice, commemorating the passion of Christ through the Way of the Cross along Elliptical Road.

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

Ex-storm may still bring rain–Pagasa

PAGASA Cyclone Update on Domeng, 4:40 PM, April 7/noah.dost.gov.ph

The weather bureau has alerted residents in Eastern Visayas to possible flashfloods and landslides due to moderate to heavy rains brought by the low pressure area (LPA) formerly known as Tropical Depression “Domeng.”

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Burglar who stole computer set from public school arrested

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Apparently thinking he could evade arrest, a man who allegedly stole a computer set from a Quezon City public school ditched his loot and fled Thursday night when he realized barangay security men had seen him in the act of stealing.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Green groups in QC hit council bid to lift incinerator ban


Quezon City-based environmentalists are up in arms over a local council resolution asking Congress to lift the ban on incinerators to pave the way for the setup of waste-to-energy (WTE) facilities in the city.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Baby dead in QC fire; Quiapo bridge under watch after blaze


A one-year-old baby was killed after she was left behind when her older siblings fled from their burning house in Quezon City Thursday afternoon.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

RX to healing BIR, doctors rift: Working together

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After a period of seeming animosity owing to the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s relentless pursuit of tax evading professionals, mostly doctors, the bureau and the Philippine Medical Association (PMA) agreed Thursday to work together to set up a website aimed at helping physicians to pay the right taxes.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Aborted fetus left outside Quezon City church

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An aborted three-month fetus was found Tuesday outside the restroom of the Our Lady of Mercy Parish in Barangay Sta. Monica in Novaliches, Quezon City.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Wanting to get more money, con gang gets nabbed instead


Five suspected members of a gang of con artists were arrested Tuesday night after they stretched their luck by trying—for a second time—to fool a housemaid into giving them more money, saying the P90,000 in cash and valuables they had gotten from her earlier was not sufficient for the needs of her supposedly hospitalized employer.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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