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Vitangcol to sue Czech envoy

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Metro Rail Transit general manager Al Vitangcol III. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Embattled Metro Rail Transit general manager Al Vitangcol III said on Wednesday that he would file criminal charges against Czech Ambassador to the Philippines Josef Rychtar “most probably” within the week for implicating him in a $30-million extortion try on the executives of the Czech company Inekon.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

PNP denies Purisima’s involvement in questionable deal with courier firm

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PNP Director General Alan Purisima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Alan Purisima has nothing to do with the P100-million shady deal with a private courier service company.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Lacson says diamond-studded earring snatched from wife fake

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Rehabilitation czar Panfilo “Ping” Lacson. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The gold earring with diamond that was snatched by robbers from the wife of former senator and now rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson was not real after all.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Anti-Obama protesters clash with police in Manila

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Police train their fire hose at protesters as the latter try to force their way closer to the U.S. Embassy for a rally against next week's visit of U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Manila, Philippines. Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose have clashed with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the U.S. Embassy in Manila to oppose a visit by Obama and a looming pact that will increase the American military presence in the Philippines. AP

Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose clashed Wednesday with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the U.S. Embassy in Manila to oppose a visit by President Barack Obama and a looming pact that will increase the American military presence in the Philippines.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Anti-Obama protesters clash with police in Manila

Police train their fire hose at protesters as the latter try to force their way closer to the U.S. Embassy for a rally against next week's visit of U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Manila, Philippines. Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose have clashed with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the U.S. Embassy in Manila to oppose a visit by Obama and a looming pact that will increase the American military presence in the Philippines. AP/Bullit Marquez

Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose clashed Wednesday with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the U.S. Embassy in Manila to oppose a visit by President Barack Obama and a looming pact that will increase the American military presence in the Philippines.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Edsa reblocking postponed in time for Obama visit, INC event

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There will be no road reblocking works on Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) until after the two-day state visit of President Barack Obama on April 28.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Exhibitionist jailed in Quezon City

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Camp Karingal. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

A man was arrested for exhibitionism on Tuesday when he went to the Quezon City Police District headquarters in Camp Karingal and showed his genitals to a female staff member.

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

QC plans drug test for village chiefs

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Because some Quezon City barangay (village) officials are allegedly “hooked” on illegal drugs, the city government is considering to require them to undergo drug testing.

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

LTFRB suspends operations of Victory Liner buses

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The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Tuesday suspended for 30 days 42 units of Victory Liner bus with Sta Cruz, Zambales-Manila route after one of its buses figured in accident Monday afternoon.

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

Glitch stalls LRT 1

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Light Rail Transit. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Thousands of commuters were inconvenienced Tuesday morning when a train of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) line 1 got stalled in Bluementritt Station in Manila due to a technical problem.

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

Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report

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Malacañang released on Monday an official report on the reckless driver who allegedly raced President Aquino’s convoy with his sports car along the Skyway last Wednesday.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Group: Bataan cop killed to stop him from exposing colleagues linked to drug ring

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Was Chief Inspector Elmer Santiago murdered for attempting to reveal the names of his fellow policemen allegedly linked to an illegal drug ring?

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Palace: Our concern is to ensure MRT runs smoothly

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The government’s concern is to ensure that our trains run smoothly, Malacañang said Monday.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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