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MRT maintenance contractor sues Inquirer


A former maintenance contractor of the Metro Rail Transit has filed a P30-million libel suit against Letty Jimenez-Magsanoc, editor in chief of the Philippine Daily Inquirer, and Czech Ambassador Josef Rychtar.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Couple arrested for using 3-month-old baby as drug mule

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A couple who police said had been using their three-month-old baby girl as a drug mule in their selling operations were arrested in a buy-bust in San Juan City Tuesday night.

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

Bicycle sales rise in post-Ondoy Marikina—city official


The number of bicycles sold after tropical storm “Ondoy” in 2009 was reported to have increased “abruptly” in flood-prone Marikina, prompting a high-ranking city official to say that the residents’ experiences during the storm made them change their view of the bicycle as a recreational tool.

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

46-year-old contractor found dead in condo unit bathroom

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A 46-year-old contractor was found dead in his condominium unit in San Juan City late Sunday afternoon.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Road 10 expansion worries squatters facing eviction


Around 1,000 families stand to lose their homes as the government plans to expand a major thoroughfare in Navotas City, according to the official of an urban poor group.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Man killed in Caloocan fire

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A 27-year-old man was killed when he got trapped in a burning house in Caloocan City past noon Saturday.

Posted: March 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Fil-Am model falls to her death


A 28-year-old woman fell to her death from her unit on the 28th floor of a condominium building on Thursday in Pasig City in what the police said was a case of suicide.

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

Militants want refund, interest from Meralco


Militant groups on Wednesday said the Manila Electric Co.’s (Meralco) planned refund for the electricity it overcharged customers in December and January 2013 should also include interest.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Militants to Meralco: Return overcharge with interest


Militant groups said Wednesday it was not enough for Manila Electric Co. to refund customers the excess charges for electricity they paid in December and January but the power distributor had to pay them interest as well.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

‘Find Ruby Rose star witness or else…’


Two weeks. This was the deadline given by the crime watch group Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) for five police officials to find the accused-turned-state witness in the Ruby Rose Barrameda case who disappeared while in their custody.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

One dead, minor hurt in Navotas shooting


One man was dead and a minor injured in what police said was a shooting incident in Navotas City Saturday morning.

Posted: March 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Suspect No. 2 in Nepomuceno grandson case faces raps


The Marikina Prosecutor’s Office has found probable cause to indict a man accused of shooting the grandson of comedian Willie Nepomuceno and his friends earlier this year.

Posted: March 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Barramedas to sue 5 cops over missing star witness


The family of Ruby Rose Barrameda will file charges against two high-ranking police officials and three others tasked to guard an accused-turned-state witness who disappeared right after he recanted his statements linking the victim’s husband and relatives to her murder.

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

  1. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  2. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  5. Massive infra spending set
  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  7. South Korea president shouted down by distraught parents
  8. Passengers denied chance to escape sinking South Korea ferry
  9. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  10. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  4. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  7. ‘Wife of Jesus’ theory papyrus not fake – Harvard study
  8. Gay college instructor arrested for oral sex with student
  9. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
  4. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  5. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  6. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  7. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  8. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  9. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  10. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct


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  • 4.9 quake jolts Batanes on Maundy Thursday
  • Presidents, celebrities mourn writer Garcia Marquez
  • MH370 search to be most costly ever at $100 million — analysts
  • Iraqi guilty of beating wife to death in US
  • Sports

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  • Can Spurs get back at Heat? Can they survive West?
  • Hopkins, 49, seeks win for the ageless
  • LeBron still No. 1 with NBA’s most popular jersey
  • Pacquiao back in PH, heads home to wife, kids
  • Lifestyle

  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87
  • Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
  • Pro visual artists, lensmen to judge Pagcor’s photo contest
  • ‘Labahita a la bacalao’
  • This is not just a farm
  • Entertainment

  • ‘X-men’ filmmaker slams ‘fabricated’ sex attack claims
  • Singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard on trial in DC
  • Whoopi Goldberg debuts as marijuana columnist
  • ‘X-men’ director accused of sex assault on teen boy
  • Cannes film festival launches race for 2014 Palme d’Or
  • Business

  • Italy sells luxury state cars on eBay
  • Asian shares mostly up in quiet trade
  • Dollar up in Asia on US jobs data, Ukraine deal
  • Barbie doll has a problem
  • Oil prices mixed ahead of long Easter weekend
  • Technology

  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Filipinos #PrayForSouthKorea
  • Taylor Swift tries video blogging, crashes into fan’s bridal shower
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 17, 2014
  • A humbler Church
  • Deepest darkness
  • ‘Agnihotra’ for Earth’s health
  • It’s the Holy Week, time to think of others
  • Global Nation

  • Last call for nominations to ’14 Presidential Awards
  • San Francisco business coalition slams proposed tax on sugary drinks
  • A ‘time-travel’ production of ‘Les Miserable’ at Stanford
  • Filipina Maryknoll sister honored for years of service
  • Malaysia quarantines 64 villagers over MERS virus
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