By Marlon Ramos
The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday ordered the relief of at least 25 policemen, among them six senior officials, whose names appeared in a “diagram” allegedly linking them to cybersex and drug syndicates and prepared by a Bataan-based officer before he was shot dead in Mandaluyong City last week.
By Niña P. Calleja
Two contractors of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be slapped with fines for failing to meet the deadline set by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on road repairs on Edsa during Holy Week.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Five years after he first entered the University of the Philippines (UP) as an eager-eyed graduate of a provincial science high school in Cabanatuan City, Alexander John Cruz will be graduating at the top of his class this Sunday.
The Earth Day celebration at Arroceros Forest Park in Manila on April 26 will feature a poster design competition among students from the De La Salle University (DLSU)-College of Saint Benilde School of Design Arts, with this year’s theme, “Greening the Earth.”
By Maricar B. Brizuela
Fresh protests against the expanded truck ban in Manila turned violent Thursday as six men, including the officers of a cargo transport organization, were hurt in a scuffle with armed port security personnel.
By Cynthia D. Balana
Antipolo City Vice Mayor Ronaldo Leyva has sued Mayor Casimiro “Junjun” Ynares for firing some of the employees in his office.
By Marlon Ramos
Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima shrugged off the plunder complaint filed against him and another senior police official in connection with a 2011 agreement between the PNP and a courier service firm for the delivery of gun licenses nationwide.
The city government of Makati has drawn up a traffic management plan for the next 12 months to ease road congestion caused by the Skyway Stage 3 project, especially for motorists passing through Osmeña Highway going to the city’s central business district (CBD) or to neighboring Manila.
The National Telecommunications Commission does not have a standard in monitoring the speed of our data connections. Since Internet connection is deregulated, telecom firms take full control of the industry.—Tonyo Cruz, president of the advocacy group TXT Power
According to the Department of Health, a total of 266 Filipino youths aged 15 to 24 years old were recorded as HIV-positive from January to February this year, bringing the total of reported HIV cases to 4,455 in that age bracket since 1984. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
By Ramon Tulfo
Why did it have to be Manila Mayor Erap Estrada apologizing in Hong Kong to the families of the victims of the August 2010 Rizal Park massacre instead of President Noy?
By Kristine Felisse Mangunay
A police team tasked with arresting businessman Cedric Lee came away empty-handed after they failed to find him in his house at an exclusive subdivision in San Juan City on Tuesday.
By Erika Sauler
Six months after announcing his plan for the trip, Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada flew to Hong Kong on Tuesday to deliver a formal apology on behalf of his city to the families of the victims of the August 2010 Rizal Park hostage crisis, a move demanded by the Chinese administrative region but eschewed by Malacañang.