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Report on tipoff irks BuCor chief

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(from left) NBP Supt. Venancio Tesoro, Justice Secretary Leila De Lima and BuCor Chief Jesus Bucayu met to discuss the circumstances of the death of Ozamis gang leader.

This was the response of Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director Franklin Bucayu to the National Bureau of Investigation official who claimed some prison guards had helped hide the quarters of so-called Very Important Prisoners (VIPs) and misled NBI agents who swooped down on the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) on Monday.

Posted: December 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Guns of Very Important Prisoners alarm Aquino

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Convict Herbert Colangco’s room at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City rocks with a music studio. President Aquino has expressed particular concern over firearms found in the possession of 19 Very Important Prisoners during a raid on Monday that also uncovered their luxurious living conditions at the NBP.  EDWIN BACASMAS

President Aquino has expressed particular concern over firearms found in the possession of 19 Very Important Prisoners during a raid on Monday that also uncovered their luxurious living conditions at the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City.

Posted: December 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Drug lords rule New Bilibid Prison

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BILIBID OR NOT? LUXURIOUS QUARTERS IN MAXIMUM SECURITY COMPOUND  Justice Secretary Leila de Lima leads a dawn raid on the air-conditioned rooms of powerful convicts at the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City. Peter Co’s room has a sauna while that of his assistant, Jojo Baligad, boasts of a jacuzzi. Convict Herbert Colangco’s room rocks with a music studio.  EDWIN BACASMAS

One has a diamond-studded Patek Philippe watch. Four others have Rolex watches. One of them keeps a life-size sex doll. All have wads of cash in their pockets.

Posted: December 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Muntinlupa evacuees won’t go home just yet

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Despite the improving weather, more than 100 families who sought refuge from the wrath of Tropical Depression “Ruby” in a public school in Muntinlupa City on Monday will not be returning to their houses until Friday.

Posted: December 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Southern Metro execs brace for ‘Ruby’

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Makati Mayor Junjun Binay: "We are not taking any chances. We need to be ready for any eventuality." Inquirer file photo.

Saying they were taking no chances, some local government units in southern Metro Manila have begun preparing for the passage of Typhoon Ruby (international name: Hagupit).

Posted: December 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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