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Lacson says Romualdez cousins supporting anti-gov’t protesters

Rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Secretary Panfilo Lacson on Monday accused the Romualdezes of “hijacking the rehabilitation efforts” of the government by being uncooperative and supposedly supporting anti-government protesters.

Posted: November 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Hong Kong protesters to vote on gov’t offers

A pro-democracy protester dressed as Spider-man, holding a yellow umbrella, stands on a barricade in the occupied area in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday on whether to stay in the streets or accept government offers for more talks and clear their protest camps. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters’ response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Hong Kong police arrest 19 in protest clash

Pro-democracy student protesters shout at police in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, early Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. Pushing and yelling, hundreds of Hong Kong residents tried to force pro-democracy activists from the streets they were occupying Friday as tensions rose in the weeklong protests that have shut down parts of the city. AP Photo

Hong Kong arrested 19 people, some believed to have organized crime ties, during a night of running brawls stretching into Saturday as mobs tried to drive pro-democracy protesters from the streets where they’ve held a weeklong, largely peaceful demonstration.

Posted: October 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

10,000 policemen deployed ahead of Aquino’s Sona

Photo by Nestor Corrales/INQUIRER.net

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Monday deployed 10,000 policemen to secure Metro Manila as President Benigno Aquino III delivers his State of the Nation Address (Sona).

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

QC police chief urges Sona protesters to ‘be mature enough’ during rallies


The director of the Quezon City Police District urged protesters during President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday (July 28) to “be mature enough” so as not to create unnecessary trouble or injuries.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »