The pork barrel scandal has triggered a dispute that led Mayor Christian Natividad of this city to sue one of his employees for libel, accusing the employee of spreading allegations that the mayor benefited from the graft-tainted Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) of Senators Jinggoy Estrada and Gregorio Honasan.
By Jocelyn R. Uy
Filipino Catholics who cannot fly to Rome for the two papal canonizations on Sunday may still get to revel in the spirit of the occasion through various activities prepared by dioceses in Manila and other parts of the country.
A FORMER barangay watchman from Laguna province who was in Quezon City to visit his old neighborhood was shot dead at a busy intersection on Edsa Thursday afternoon. A report prepared by barangay officials of Veterans Village said Joel Lualhati was about to go back to Laguna when an unidentified gunman followed and shot him in the head around 2 p.m. in front of St. Augustine College, near SM North Edsa mall.
By Carmela Reyes-Estrope
Classes at the Malolos City Integrated School here were suspended after a two-hour fire razed 14 classrooms in one of its two buildings early Monday.
A woman lost around P20,000 in cash and valuables to robbers who suddenly boarded the taxi she was riding Monday night in Quezon City.