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16 workers in Batangas sugar cane factory hurt over toxic chemical shower

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Sixteen workers inside a Batangas sugar cane factory were injured after a toxic chemical was poured accidentally into the water system that burned their skin.

Posted: April 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Expect heavy traffic on SLEx during Holy Week exodus

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The operator of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEx) is expecting heavy traffic during the Holy Week exodus, with the number of motorists peaking on Holy Wednesday and Maundy Thursday.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

CHR checks another torture report, is told it’s false

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CAMP VICENTE LIM, Philippines—A team from the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Wednesday inspected a detention facility in Tanay, Rizal, after receiving a report that at least two of the detainees there had been tortured by the police.   But the Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) police force, which came under fire following [...]

Posted: February 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Atimonan: Still no justice after a year

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A member of the National Bureau of Investigation forensic team examines marks left by a hail of bullets that hit this SUV and another vehicle, and killed all 13 onboard, including police officers and soldiers. Most of the bullets were believed to have been fired by a police-military team stationed at a checkpoint in Atimonan, Quezon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Families of the 13 victims of the Atimonan rubout have appealed to the Aquino administration to expedite the resolution of the case and punish the guilty.

Posted: January 5th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

NDRRMC officials hard-pressed in counting casualties

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Sixteen days after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” pummeled the Visayas, the government is still hard-pressed in collating the latest death toll and other figures regarding the trail of devastation left by one of the strongest typhoons ever recorded.

Posted: November 25th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Residents of Calabarzon, Mimaropa told to prepare for ‘Yolanda’

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Disaster mitigation officials in the Calabarzon and Mimaropa regions advised residents in threatened areas to prepare for pre-emptive evacuation before Typhoon Yolanda, which weather watchers say has the potential of turning into a supertyphoon.

Posted: November 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

No need for make-up classes yet, DepEd told

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Education Secretary Armin Luistro: Tweaking the adopt-a-school program. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Saturday “make-up” classes are not necessary—not just yet. Some public school teachers are not convinced that there is a need to have students come to class an extra day to catch up on lost time after the spate of class suspensions last month due to inclement weather.

Posted: September 7th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

8-ft high floods in Cavite caused by rains, high tide

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A combination of torrential rains and high tide on Monday morning resulted in flashfloods in several municipalities of Cavite, said Governor Jonvic Remulla in an interview with Radyo Inquirer 990AM.

Posted: August 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

2 columnists of defunct tabloid killed in QC

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Two columnists of a weekly tabloid which published just one issue before it shut down earlier this year were gunned down shortly before midnight the other day in Quezon City.

Posted: August 1st, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

De Lima, NBI smell conspiracy

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Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The police officers who tried to help cover up the summary executions of two robbery gang leaders last week face charges of conspiracy, obstruction of justice and perjury, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said Friday.

Posted: July 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Purisima: ‘Criminals are now heroes’

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With a series of alleged wrongdoings being leveled at policemen, the country’s top cop on Friday lamented that criminals now appear to be the heroes.

Posted: July 20th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Arrested activist tagged ‘high-value target’

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ACTIVIST Aris Sarmiento in a photo collage posted by poet and fellow activist Axel Pinpin in his Facebook account. COURTESY OF AXEL PINPIN

Political activist Aristides “Aris” Sarmiento, who was arrested by a police and Army team on Tuesday, is considered a “high-value” target by government forces that tagged him as a ranking official of the New People’s Army (NPA) in the Southern Tagalog region.

Posted: July 17th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Forest ranger slain in Laguna ambush

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Forest rangers patrolling at the Ipo Dam watershed at Norzagaray, Bulacan, three hours north of Manila. AFP FILE PHOTO

Unidentified men believed to be part of illegal logging syndicates attacked a group of forest rangers collecting illegally cut logs in a Laguna town on Monday, killing one of the rangers, a regional environment official on Tuesday said.

Posted: July 16th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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