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Cops probe Marikina blast that hurt 5


Police said in a belated report that five people were hurt after being caught in an explosion in Marikina City on Saturday evening.

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

Thousands remain displaced as Army clears 3 towns of BIFF landmines


Thousands of civilians displaced by the week-long military assault against members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in Maguindanao still could not return home as government troops’ continue to search for and destroy landmines.

Posted: February 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Chinese man held at Resorts World for guns, grenades

A Chinese man carrying several firearms and explosives in his vehicle was arrested early Thursday morning at the VIP parking area of Resorts World Manila, a casino and entertainment complex in Pasay City.

Posted: December 27th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Bomb defused at waiting shed in Maguindanao town

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Government troops defused a powerful improvised explosive device planted at a waiting shed in Datu Unsay town in Maguindanao on Tuesday morning.

Posted: November 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Grenade disrupts LTFRB operations

Employees of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Quezon City cool their heels outside their offices after a grenade is found in the men’s toilet on the third floor.  MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

Work was disrupted for at least two hours at the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) office on East Avenue, Quezon City after a grenade was found in the men’s toilet.

Posted: November 5th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

2 improvised bombs found at General Santos City gas station

P. Acharon Boulevard general santos

Bomb experts on Sunday night defused two improvised bombs fashioned from 60mm mortars that were left in a gasoline station along P. Acharon Boulevard here.

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

This time, bag in Pasay yields real explosives

Two days after a bag containing clothes caused a bomb scare and a five-hour traffic jam on Edsa in Pasay City, police recovered another bag in the city—this time containing real explosives.

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Over 6,000 villages likely to be declared election hotspots

A Filipino woman leans over to consult her husband as they vote at a basketball gym used as a voting center.  AP FILE PHOTO

More than 6,000 barangays (villages) across the country might be declared as election hotspots due to intense political rivalry among candidates in the upcoming barangay elections on Oct. 28, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said Thursday.

Posted: October 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Demand for CCTVs soar in Davao City after blasts


Dealers of closed circuit TV systems here have suddenly found themselves unable to fulfill demand for the merchandize as orders have suddenly soared in volume during the past days, sources said.

Posted: September 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Blast hits National Grid tower in Central Mindanao

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A powerful explosion hit a steel tower of the National Grid Corp., resulting in an hourlong power outage in Maguindanao and adjoining Central Mindanao provinces Thursday night.

Posted: September 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Army has P132M worth of old ammo in storage, COA finds


The Philippine Army (PA) still has 137,264 rounds of decades-old high explosives valued at P131.77 million which are too old and unstable for use in the field by soldiers and are dangerous to keep, according to the Commission on Audit (COA).

Posted: September 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

70 QC cops to train in handling bomb threats, deactivating bombs

Photo taken from qcpdpnp.com

The Quezon City Police District will be training its policemen in bomb identification seminar amid concerns of a possible spillover of the ongoing fighting in Mindanao.

Posted: September 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Bomb found inside parked multicab in Zamboanga Sibugay

zamboanga sibugay map

A bomb was found inside a parked multicab here on Monday afternoon.

Posted: September 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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