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Makati sets antidrug forums with local execs


The Makati City government through its antidrug abuse council has launched a series of open forum-style dialogues with barangay (village) officials and residents to boost its advocacy for a drug-free city.

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

MMDA delays Edsa repairs by 16 hours


The repair and concrete reblocking of 94 sections on the whole stretch of Edsa will start at 2 p.m. on Holy Wednesday instead of at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

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

Residents, tourists urged to take part in Makati’s Lenten activities


With preparations for the Holy Week in Makati City in full swing, city officials are inviting the Catholic faithful as well as tourists to visit Barangay (village) Poblacion and take part in its traditional Lenten practices.

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

Muntinlupa woman claimed P249M lotto prize, says PCSO GM


Amid allegations that the lottery draw last Monday was rigged, officials of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) claimed a 59-year-old female office worker from Muntinlupa City on Thursday took home her winnings worth P249.8 million.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DPWH: Repair of 94 sections on Edsa to start on Holy Tuesday


With the repair and concrete reblocking of at least 94 sections of Edsa set to start on Holy Tuesday, expect traffic to be heavy on the country’s busiest thoroughfare even during Holy Week.

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

‘King’ Yabut and I: Driver bares Makati dad ‘abuses’

Nemesio “King” Yabut Jr. and Antonio Poyatos (inset)

A Makati City Hall employee who works as a driver for Councilor Nemesio “King” Yabut Jr. has filed a complaint against his boss for allegedly giving him a beating and threatening his life in a drunken fit inside his car Tuesday night.

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

Napoles undergoes more tests prior to surgery


Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged brains behind the pork barrel scam, underwent a biopsy procedure at the Ospital ng Makati on Tuesday for doctors to know if the tumor in her uterus is malignant or benign.

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

Taguig cop hurt in clash vs bike rob suspects


Seeing men busy tinkering with several bikes on the roadside in the wee hours of the morning aroused suspicions from policemen on patrol in Taguig City and led them to an alleged group of robbers early Tuesday.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Visita Iglesia via river ferry


To promote its ferry buses as an alternative mode of transportation among Catholic devotees, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will spearhead a half-day Visita Iglesia on April 14 using the Pasig River ferry network.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Docs to keep Napoles in hospital for 26 days


Janet Lim-Napoles is expected to be confined for no less than 26 days at the Ospital ng Makati where she is scheduled to undergo surgery soon.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Court allows Napoles to be treated by docs from St. Luke’s

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Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 150 Judge Elmo Alameda allowed Wednesday doctors of St. Luke’s Medical Center to attend to detained businesswoman and alleged pork barrel mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles’ medical needs and treatment at Ospital ng Makati.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Women cops lauded for fast response

Two policewomen take cover as they look for robbers who targeted a jewelry store at SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City on Sunday night.  AFP PHOTO

They certainly did the fairer sex proud and on Women’s Month at that. Ranking police and government officials on Monday lauded the four rookie policewomen who shot it out with robbers who targeted a jewelry shop at the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) on Sunday night.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

MMDA sends personnel to typhoon-hit Coron, E. Samar


The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has deployed its personnel to Coron, Palawan; and Sulat, Eastern Samar—two areas adopted by the agency—after these were devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda last year.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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