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College drop-out arrested for swindling 9 maritime students of over P300,000


Nine marine transportation students of Our Lady of Fatima University (OLFU) in Valenzuela City lost more than P300,000 in tuition funds to a former classmate with whom they entrusted their money for the processing of their enrolment.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Disaster drills at public schools nationwide on Wednesday


As the country observes National Disaster Consciousness Month, multi-hazard drills are to be held in public schools nationwide on Wednesday to help the authorities assess schools on various factors that could either render students vulnerable or help ensure their safety in times of disaster.

Posted: July 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

2 hunger strikes set in Manila

Tens of thousands of protesters flash thumbs down signs during a rally at Rizal Park in Manila, Philippines, to call for the scrapping of a corruption-tainted development fund, known as pork barrel, that allows lawmakers to allocate government money for projects in their districts. AP FILE PHOTO

Hunger strike protests were set in two separate locations in Manila to slam the blacklisting of college students and to encourage people to recognize the need for divine intervention especially with the pork barrel scam issue.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

SM Foundation scholar hurdled power woes to graduate with honors


It was in the dark corners of his home in Cagayan de Oro City that Kent B. Mission saw his future in a new light.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

‘Anti-bully’ CCTVs keep watch on Taguig schools


What parents and teachers might miss, the “multiscreen” principal’s office can hopefully catch.

Posted: June 7th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »