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LTFRB suspends Mayamy bus firm

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The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Wednesday issued a 30-day preventive suspension against five units of Mayamy Transport, Inquirer Radio 990AM said.

Posted: March 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

2 ‘holdup’ men killed on Commonwealth

Two men were killed in a gunfight with lawmen after allegedly robbing jeepney passengers in Quezon City Friday night.

Posted: September 21st, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Metro Manila traffic ‘normal’ despite rains


Flow of traffic remained normal in almost all parts of Metro Manila despite sudden rains early Sunday, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority said.

Posted: August 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Commonwealth Avenue partly closed on Monday


The Quezon City Police District has released a traffic rerouting plan for Commonwealth Avenue and adjacent roads for President Benigno Aquino’s State of the Nation Address on Monday.

Posted: July 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Pregnant teen dies after getting run over by SUV


A pregnant teenager was killed after she was ran over by a sports utility vehicle in Quezon City before dawn Monday, police said.

Posted: January 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

7 injured in 3-vehicle smashup in Quezon City


Seven people were injured in a three-vehicle smashup involving a tourist bus, a passenger jeepney and a tricycle on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Protest stops demolition of Adventist property


Protesting residents and churchgoers in Barangay Commonwealth, Quezon City, forced the city government on Monday to stop demolishing a portion of a compound occupied by the Seventh Day Adventist Church.

Posted: May 1st, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

5 killed in Quezon City gunfight between cops and robbers


Three robbers were killed in gunfights with policemen late Friday afternoon in Quezon City in which one of the officers and a jeepney driver also died. Two other hoods managed to escape.

Posted: April 28th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Commonwealth urged to tackle homophobic laws

Commonwealth countries will be urged to repeal homophobic laws at a leaders’ summit this week in a bid to stamp out the deadly spread of HIV, the virus which causes AIDS.

Posted: October 25th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Bus driver’s flight to Manila delayed


MANILA, Philippines—The flight that would take Daniel Espinosa, the driver of the bus that killed journalist-professor Lourdes “Chit” Estella-Simbulan, from Davao to Manila was delayed. PAL flight PR 812 was supposed to arrive at 1:40 p.m. Friday at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2. However, the plane was reportedly having engine trouble and has [...]

Posted: May 20th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

  1. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  2. Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  3. Palace prepared to charge its allies
  4. Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  5. Napoles turnaround alarms whistle-blowers
  6. What Went Before: Malacañang allies alleged involvement in pork scam
  7. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  8. Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  9. HK apology: Why Estrada and not Aquino?
  10. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  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


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  • Camilla’s brother dies of NYC head injury
  • Nepal officials go to Everest to try to end crisis
  • Escudero ready to defend self should name appear in Napoles’ list
  • Obama calls for peaceful end to island dispute
  • Sports

  • Promoters Dela Hoya, Arum in talks for Pacquiao-Alvarez—report
  • Benzema guides Madrid to 1-0 win over Bayern
  • Suns’ Goran Dragic win NBA’s Most Improved Player award
  • Heat go up 2-0, hold off Bobcats 101-97
  • Ronaldo shakes off injury fears to play Bayern
  • Lifestyle

  • This woman ate what?
  • Photos explore dynamics of youths’ sexual identity
  • 12th Philippine Food Expo set at the World Trade Center
  • No tourist draw, Malang the croc will remain wild
  • The best flavors of summer in one bite, and more
  • Entertainment

  • Has Ai Ai fallen deeply with ‘sireno?’
  • Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy
  • California court won’t review Jackson doctor case
  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • Business

  • Facebook profits triple as mobile soars
  • Insular Honors Sales Performers at Testimonial Rites
  • Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock
  • Cost-recovery provisions for affected gencos urged
  • This time, BIR goes after florists
  • Technology

  • Enrile in Masters of the Universe, Lord of the Rings?
  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Opinion

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

  • PH-HK relations repaired, but families of victims still being courted
  • Filipinos in Middle East urged to get clearance before returning
  • PH seeks ‘clearer assurance’ from US
  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
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