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Police kill 4 alleged robbers in Malolos City shootout


Police killed four alleged robbers in what they claimed was a shootout with armed men cornered on a flyover while fleeing from the vicinity of a bank after aborting an alleged plan to rob it because of an approaching police car.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Undas’ a difficult time for ‘desaparecidos’ kin

THE BANTAYOG ng mga Desaparecido on the grounds of the Baclaran Church in Parañaque City lists the
names of the disappeared since 1972. RICHARD A. REYES

The families of the desaparecidos (disappeared)—persons who were never seen again after falling into the hands of state agents or under unknown circumstances during and after martial law—will mark All Saints’ Day or Undas with reluctance and sadness.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Mom of missing UP student still hoping, praying

Concepcion Empeño (center) and Erlinda Cadapan, mothers of missing UP students Karen Empeño and Sherlyn Cadapan hold pictures of their daughters during a meeting with Sen. Mar Roxas. RODEL ROTONI/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

With no grave to visit, the mother of Karen Empeño, one of two students of the University of Philippines missing since 2006, will observe All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day with hopes and prayers to find closure for her daughter’s fate.

Posted: October 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Bulacan town mayor avoiding media over road rage case


Mayor Patrick Meneses of Bulacan town in Bulacan province has declined to give media interviews on the alleged involvement of his mother’s vehicle in a road rage incident in Quezon City on Monday.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

National Museum saves old Malolos water tower

water tower

The National Museum of the Philippines has stopped the city government from demolishing a 91-year-old water tower, citing it as a heritage facility worth preserving.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »