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.
More than 50 farmworker-beneficiaries of Barangay Pando in Concepcion town on Thursday trooped to the 6,600-square meter lot that the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) had titled in the name of Lourdes Galang to help its new owner uproot sugarcane.
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.
Balanga Bishop Ruperto Santos will celebrate on April 27 at 7 a.m. Mass at the Shrine of Blessed John Paul II inside the Bataan Technology Park here to commemorate the canonization of the Pontiff in Rome.
Alleged members of a Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Tuesday seized suspected illegal drug traders from policemen who were bringing them to the police headquarters in Marawi City.
he National Bureau of Investigation has arrested 43 people suspected of operating the illegal numbers game “jueteng” in separate raids in three towns, following a crackdown against illegal gambling activities that supposedly use a government-sanctioned gaming operation as cover.
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.
Mindanao organic farmers are calling for a stop to the proposed commercialization of genetically modified golden rice in the country as they celebrated Earth Day on Tuesday, saying its undetermined risks to health far outweigh its promised benefits.
By Tina G. Santos
Only four passengers of the flight carrying the Filipino nurse initially diagnosed with the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (MERS-CoV) have yet to be contacted by the government health workers, according to the Department of Health.
By DJ Yap
The Department of Agrarian Reform is confident it would be able to complete the installation of land reform beneficiaries at Hacienda Luisita by next month barring any disruption or harassment by outside forces.