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Fires hit Manila’s Port Area, Malabon

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A fire is currently engulfing a residential and commercial area in Port Area, Manila Monday noon.

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

50 Quezon City cops each carry 30-kg crosses


To atone for their peccadilloes, dozens of policemen in Quezon City on Wednesday were made to each carry a 30-kilogram cross and follow the steps of Christ.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Locked in an embrace, grandmother, baby die in Taguig fire


‎A 68-year-old woman died while hugging her granddaughter, who just turned a year old, in a fire that struck a residential area in Taguig City before dawn Wednesday.

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

Fire razes houses in Caloocan City

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A fire gutted a stretch of a residential area in Calaanan Street, Caloocan City Saturday morning, a radio report said.

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

Bomb scare rattles Lipa City Hall

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An alleged bomb threat sent to the police chief of the city hit the compound of Lipa City Hall in Batangas Friday noon, radio reports said.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Did you know: Bureau of Fire Protection

According to the Bureau of Fire Protection, among the 244 total civilian fatalities in 2013, almost 24 percent or 58 cases were from the National Capital Region, the highest among all regions.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

6 dead, 3 missing in Malabon pre-dawn fire

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Six persons died while three others were reported missing in a fire that swept through shanties of informal settlers in Malabon City before dawn Wednesday.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Did you know: Fires in NCR

Thirty percent or 3,691 of the 12,301 fires reported nationwide last year occurred in the National Capital Region, according to data from the Bureau of Fire Protection. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Fire hits residential block in Marikina

Fire Alarm Levels

Fire hit a residential area before Thursday ‎noon in Marikina City.

Posted: March 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Fire engulfs home of Arroyo’s ex-military aide

Former president and representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo with retired Philippine Army General Lieutenant General Alberto Braganza. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A former senior military aide of Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was among at least 30 families affected when flames engulfed a residential area in Quezon City’s Roxas district before noon Saturday.

Posted: March 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Flames engulf QC homes as fire prevention month begins


On the first day of this year’s fire prevention month, fire swept through at least eight houses reportedly made of wood in Quezon City before noon Saturday.

Posted: March 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Fire hits condo building in Manila

Photo from Espana Grand Residences facebook account. (facebook.com/espanagrand)

Traffic buildup along España boulevard caused by a residential tower that caught fire Friday morning has been cleared, the Metro Manila Development Authority said.

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

Forest fires in Eastern Samar put out—report


Forest fires that scorched at least five towns for a week in Eastern Samar have finally been put out, a radio report said Tuesday.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Opinions split on Napoles turning state witness
  3. Delfin Lee: Blame Pag-Ibig, not me
  4. Plunder complaint filed vs PNP chief, firearms office head over license delivery deal
  5. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  6. San Juan cops fail to arrest Cedric Lee
  7. More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  10. Boy ‘sexually assaulted’ at Indonesia international school
  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  3. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  4. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  8. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  9. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima


  • Lacson eyes P106-B ‘Yolanda’ rehab masterplan
  • What Went Before: Malacañang allies alleged involvement in pork scam
  • Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  • 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  • Napoles surgery in Makati hospital successful
  • Sports

  • Mixers trim Aces; Painters repulse Bolts
  • Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father
  • ’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time
  • UAAP board tackles new rules
  • Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas
  • Lifestyle

  • The best flavors of summer in one bite, and more
  • Homemade yogurt, bread blended with pizza, even ramen
  • Visiting chefs from Denmark get creative with ‘ube,’ ‘ buko,’ ‘calamansi,’ mangoes
  • Salted baked potatoes
  • A first in a mall: Authentic Greek yogurt–made fresh in front of diners
  • Entertainment

  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • In love … with acting
  • From prison to the peak of success
  • ‘Asedillo’ location thrives
  • Business

  • Cost-recovery provisions for affected gencos urged
  • This time, BIR goes after florists
  • Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins
  • PH banks not ready for Asean integration
  • Stocks down on profit-taking
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • PH seeks ‘clearer assurance’ from US
  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
  • Obama arrives in Tokyo, first stop of 4-nation tour
  • Believe it or not: Filipinos love US more than Yanks
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