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Residents, tourists urged to take part in Makati’s Lenten activities


With preparations for the Holy Week in Makati City in full swing, city officials are inviting the Catholic faithful as well as tourists to visit Barangay (village) Poblacion and take part in its traditional Lenten practices.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

‘King’ Yabut and I: Driver bares Makati dad ‘abuses’

Nemesio “King” Yabut Jr. and Antonio Poyatos (inset)

A Makati City Hall employee who works as a driver for Councilor Nemesio “King” Yabut Jr. has filed a complaint against his boss for allegedly giving him a beating and threatening his life in a drunken fit inside his car Tuesday night.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Makati rides for MRT crowd hit LTFRB snag


Makati City’s free shuttle service for MRT passengers bound for the city’s central business district is encountering a speed bump known as government red tape.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

LTFRB: Makati must get permit to run shuttle service


Makati’s free shuttle service for MRT passengers bound for the city’s central business district has run into some red tape.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Maynilad lists villages to go dry during Holy Week

File photo/Profimedia.com, UPPA News

Maynilad on Thursday announced the list of villages where water service will be interrupted during the Holy Week.

Posted: April 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

3 hurt in 12-vehicle collision on C5

Photo by  Dhey Rivera

At least three people were hurt in a multiple collision involving 11 vehicles on Circumferential Road 5 ‎(C5) in Makati on Tuesday afternoon.

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

Makati to buy 4 more buses for free shuttle service


The Makati City government announced on Monday that it would buy four more brand-new buses to augment the six city-owned vehicles providing free rides to commuters in Quezon City who work in Makati.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Makati’s war vs dengue still on despite fewer cases


The Makati City government has warned owners of establishments and contractors with ongoing projects to keep their premises free of potential breeding sites for dengue mosquitos.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Expect heavy traffic as road repairs resume on Edsa


Expect heavier traffic this “payday Friday” until over the weekend as road reblocking and repairs resume along Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (Edsa).

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

Tiny Pateros won’t give up fight for big pie Fort Boni

BGC: Where big bucks beget a three-way local government fight. ARNOLD ALMACEN

The local government of Pateros has brought its ownership battle over the Fort Bonifacio business hub to the Court of Appeals, insisting that a lower court erred when it dismissed its claim last year.

Posted: March 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Suspected thief nabbed on Pasong Tirad Street in Makati

INQUIRER.net/Bong Lozada

Disturbing an erstwhile quiet night in a neighbourhood in Barangay La Paz, Makati City, vigilant citizens nabbed a suspect who allegedly snatched a kid’s cellular phone.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Small fire alarms Mola Street in Makati on Tuesday night

Videograb taken by Noy Morcoso lll

A small fire could not spark a bedlam on a Makati street as firefighters immediately put out the incident Tuesday night.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

2 cops caught in drug session with Chua slay suspect


Two Caloocan City policemen were arrested on Wednesday along with the suspect in the robbery and killing of fashion designer Kenneth Chua in Makati City after the three were caught having a drug session.

Posted: March 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

  1. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  2. Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police
  3. Hair salon’s Kim Jong Un poster riles embassy
  4. Siquijor ‘healer’: For every cure, there’s a plant
  5. State seeks guilty verdict for Abalos
  6. Why college grads end up in the PNP
  7. Estrada: I will pray for my detractors
  8. Miraculous image makes Gapan City top site for pilgrimage in Central Luzon
  9. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  10. Five men from Cavite found dead in jeep in Batangas
  1. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  2. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  3. Netizens cry: 6/55 Lotto was rigged
  4. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  5. ‘Wife of Jesus’ theory papyrus not fake – Harvard study
  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  7. Gay college instructor arrested for oral sex with student
  8. ‘King’ Yabut and I: Driver bares Makati dad ‘abuses’
  9. It was difficult having Japanese blood
  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
  4. UP back on top as ‘average’ student aces bar
  5. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  6. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  7. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  8. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  9. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  10. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’


  • 50 Quezon City cops each carry 30-kg crosses
  • AFP: Abu Sayyaf group, not MILF, target of Basilan operation
  • Massive infra spending set
  • DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  • Metro residents brace for long, ‘dry’ spell
  • Sports

  • Federer would skip tennis to be with wife, newborn
  • Manny Pacquiao in PBA? If so, he’ll wear No. 17
  • PSC sets Blu Girls US training
  • Power Pinoys settle for 7th place
  • Successful coaches to get raise
  • Lifestyle

  • Are your favorite malls open this Holy Week break?
  • Celebrate Easter Sunday at Buddha-Bar Manila
  • Moriones feast: A slow, steady transformation
  • Weaving ‘palaspas’ a tradition kept alive in Tayabas City
  • Finalists announced for best translated books
  • Entertainment

  • Why Lucky has not bought an engagement ring for Angel
  • Derek more private with new girlfriend
  • ‘Community’ star happy with return of show’s creator
  • Jealousy is kid stuff
  • Mommy-daughter adventure continues
  • Business

  • PH presses bid to keep rice import controls
  • PSEi continues to gain
  • Number of retrenched workers rose by 42% in ’13
  • PH seen to sustain rise in FDIs
  • Gov’t subsidies to state firms fell in first 2 months
  • Technology

  • Smart phone apps and sites perfect for the Holy Week
  • Tech company: Change passwords or suffer ‘Heartbleed’
  • Filling the digital talent gap
  • SSS to shut down website for Holy Week
  • Another reason to quit social media this Holy Week: your safety
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 17, 2014
  • A humbler Church
  • Deepest darkness
  • ‘Agnihotra’ for Earth’s health
  • It’s the Holy Week, time to think of others
  • Global Nation

  • First Fil-Am elected to Sierra Madre, Calif. city council
  • UC Irvine cultural night to dramatize clash of values in immigrant family
  • Filipino sweets and info served at UC Berkeley Spring Fest
  • Milpitas, California kids wrap up a successful run of ‘The Wiz’
  • Netizens welcome Japan’s visa-free travel plan
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