By Miguel R. Camus
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) is suspending all flights to the Tacloban airport, the main gateway to Leyte province, starting on Wednesday over “fast developing potholes” on the runway that airline operators said could damage their planes and compromise passenger safety.
By Julie M. Aurelio
The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group is now investigating the alleged involvement of local policemen in illegal mining activities in Caramoan town in Camarines Sur.
By Armand Galang
, Tonette Orejas
A team of policemen and soldiers on Saturday arrested two University of the Philippines (UP) graduates who have joined the Kabataan and Anakbayan party-list groups for their alleged links to communist rebels in the provinces of Nueva Vizcaya and Nueva Ecija.
A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Davao Oriental Sunday at 9:33 p.m., according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology.
By Jerry E. Esplanada
A faltering move to oust Mayor Lucilo Bayron of Puerto Princesa City through a citizens’ recall initiative has drawn the support of a former city executive who lamented local mismanagement in one of the country’s top tourist destinations.