By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
MANILA, Philippines–The Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) has asked the Sandiganbayan to assign the National Museum as the custodian of former first lady Imelda Marcos’ prized artworks believed to be part of the clan’s alleged ill-gotten wealth. In a comment filed before the antigraft court’s special division, the government through the PCGG told the […]
A project of the National Museum to restore a building at historic Fort Pilar here has raised a furor among netizens, who said the agency had tampered with the way the structure looked.
The Museo-Biblioteca de Filipinas, considered the precursor of the National Museum, was opened on Oct. 24, 1891, at the Casa de la Moneda on Calle Cabildo in Intramuros. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
By Maricar B. Brizuela
Twenty-three suspected drug users and dealers were arrested during an early-morning drug bust by the Manila Police District in Intramuros, Manila, on Friday.
By Erika Sauler
Three heavily tattooed men were shot dead Thursday morning in Manila near the National Museum in what police believe to be a turf war between rival drug groups.