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2 school-bound sisters kidnapped


Two young girls, reportedly the children of a businessman, were abducted on their way to school by an armed group who also took their family vehicle Friday morning in Quezon City, prompting a police manhunt that was still in progress as of press time.

Posted: July 6th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Law student loses gadgets, cash to cabbie, 3 cohorts

Motorists are now asked for identification cards when passing through one of the UP gates (above). PHOTOS BY JOHANN GUASCH

A female law student was robbed inside a taxi cab while on her way to the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City Monday night.

Posted: June 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

PCOS machines breakdown ‘widespread,’ claims poll watchdog

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Precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machine. FILE PHOTO

The poll watchdog Kontra Daya said cases of malfunctioning precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines were “widespread,” leading to voting delays in various parts of the country on Monday.

Posted: May 14th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bautista, Belmontes, Vargas headed for wins in QC

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista. FILE PHOTO

Reelectionist Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista is headed for a landslide win in Quezon City, based on partial results from the counting of votes by the Commission on Elections as of 11:15 p.m. on Monday.

Posted: May 14th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

QC girl cries rape vs 2 ‘pals’


A teenager was arrested on complaints that he and another young man raped a 16-year-old girl over the weekend in Quezon City. Kierwin Manganan, 18, was accosted by village watchmen at his home in Barangay Socorro before dawn Monday. His cohort, aged 16, remains at large following their alleged rape of “Ana.” According to PO2 Marical Tejada of the Quezon City Police District, Ana claimed that the two boys, who were her friends, sexually abused her before dawn Sunday at a house on 15th Avenue, where they were drinking liquor. After the rape, the suspects then brought her out and left her on 5th Avenue. The girl then reported what happened to her parents.

Posted: April 16th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Missing ABS-CBN woman turns up in Baguio City

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Bearing marks of a horrendous ordeal, a missing employee of ABS-CBN network was found in Baguio City Friday night, four days after she disappeared in Quezon City.

Posted: March 24th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Missing ABS-CBN woman found, filthy and in shock

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Bearing marks of a horrendous ordeal, a missing employee of ABS-CBN network was found in Baguio City Friday night, four days after she disappeared in Quezon City.

Posted: March 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

ABS-CBN employee reported missing


An employee of ABS-CBN has been reported missing since Monday after she met with a woman at an office of the Bureau of Internal Revenue in Quezon City.

Posted: March 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Alleged assassin ‘too stoned’ to talk

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Interior Secretary Mar Roxas II.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The alleged assassin was just “too stoned” to talk about his high-profile hit. The suspected gunman in the Jan. 24 killing of Mayor Erlinda Domingo of Maconacon, Isabela province, was arrested in a Quezon City slum area late Friday night, officials announced on Saturday.

Posted: January 26th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Politics eyed in Isabela town mayor’s slay

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Police are eyeing politics as the primary motive in the murder of Mayor Erlinda Mora-Domingo of Maconacon, Isabela on Tuesday.

Posted: January 24th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Bus riders nab baby’s abductor, 15

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Police officials on Friday lauded the passengers of a Quezon City-bound bus who took it upon themselves to arrest the alleged kidnapper of a 2-month-old baby girl who went missing in Parañaque City two days earlier.

Posted: December 28th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

No end in sight to trial of century

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File photo taken on Nov. 25, 2009, shows police forensic officers trying to identify the bodies of dozens of victims of the worst political violence in the Philippines’ history. INQUIRER MINDANAO FILE PHOTO

Three years after the gruesome Maguindanao massacre, proceedings against the accused in what has been described as “the trial of the century” grind at a snail’s pace and have not even reached the halfway mark.

Posted: November 23rd, 2012 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Except for dogs, ‘barking’ is illegal in Quezon City


In Quezon City, it seems only dogs are allowed to bark. Such was the case of four men were recently apprehended for “illegal barking” at a transport terminal of a mall in Fairview.

Posted: October 30th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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