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Jinggoy Estrada, Bong Revilla: All is well in jail

Senators Ramon 'Bong' Revilla and Jose Estrada. INQUIRER and AFP FILE PHOTOS

“We are not complaining,” detained senators Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. and Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada made this clear to a police official in the wake of reports that the two have been whining about the conditions inside their cells.

Posted: June 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

6 dead in Olongapo epidemic caused by leptospirosis


A bacterial epidemic caused by water contaminated with rat urine has hit a flood-ravaged region in the northern Philippines, killing six people and overwhelming local hospitals, a health official said Wednesday.

Posted: October 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Customs chief: Problem real but not rampant

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Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon.. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon on Tuesday acknowledged as “real” the problem of oil smuggling in the country but he disputed an INQUIRER report which quoted him as having said that it had become rampant during the first two-and-half years of the Aquino administration.

Posted: April 3rd, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Cases filed vs oil firms, individuals


The Bureau of Customs (BOC), through its Run After the Smugglers (RATS) campaign, has filed the following cases against oil firms and individuals suspected of oil smuggling and other illegal activities related to the importation of petroleum products.

Posted: April 3rd, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Customs’ RATS targets Customs men in cahoots with smugglers

Deputy Customs Commissioner for Intelligence Danilo Lim. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Bureau of Customs’ intensified “Run after the Smugglers,” or RATS campaign will also target an undisclosed number of BOC officials and employees who have been making fortunes by conniving with traders in the illegal importation of goods from various parts of the world.

Posted: March 25th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »