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CAAP suspends Tacloban flights during Papal visit

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Passengers of Philippine Airlines who are flying to and from Tacloban on January 17, 2015 are advised to rebook their tickets due to Pope Francis’ visit there. As part of the preparations for next year’s Papal visit, the Civil Aviation…

5 hurt in 3-vehicle collision

SAN JOSE CITY, Nueva Ecija -- At least five persons were hurt in a 3- vehicle smash-up here early Saturday morning. The victims were identified as trailer-truck driver Charlie Eligado, 24, of Marabulig II, Cauayan, Isabela; his helper Rustan Menor,…

Shortage of rabies vaccine in Surigao alarms senator

SENATOR Miriam Defensor-Santiago is worried over a report that Surigao City is running out of anti-rabies vaccines. Santiago filed Resolution No. 1036 directing the proper Senate committee to conduct an inquiry into the report amid a rise in the number…

Antipolo vice mayor faces graft raps

ANTIPOLO City Vice Mayor Reynaldo “Puto” Leyva is in hot water after a barangay chairman filed a complaint against him at the Office of the Ombudsman. Barangay San Jose chairman Felicito Garcia filed charges against Leyva for violations of Republic…

Red Cross surveys Ruby’s damage in Samar

Officials of the Philippine Red Cross went to Samar to conduct a field visit to guide the emergency response operations there. PRC chairman Richard Gordon led the team composed of PRC secretary general Gwendolyn Pang and officials of the International…

Lalaki ginilitang parang manok sa QC

ISANG lalaki na may gilit sa leeg na parang manok ay natagpuang patay sa isang eskenita sa lungsod Quezon kahapon ng madaling araw. Ayon sa ulat ni PO2 Louie Serbito, may hawak ng kaso, ang biktima na walang pagkakakilanlan ay…

PNP agents arrest suspect in Belmonte ambush

POLICE yesterday arrested a former New People’s Army rebel-turned suspect in the attempt on the life of Lone District of Iligan Representative Vicente ‘Varl’ Belmonte that left four of his companions dead shortly after they left the Laguindingan airport in…

Notorious Cavite drug area raided anew

COMBINED agents of the Cavite Police Provincial Office and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Friday searched the house of a notorious drug trafficker in Dasmariñas City, Cavite where they recovered around half-a-kilo of shabu worth P2.5 million and a…

30 victims of human trafficking rescued in Zambo City

THIRTY persons who were reportedly victims of human trafficking were rescued while three illegal recruiters were arrested by authorities during their operation the other day in Zamboanga City. Reports from Police Regional Office (PRO) 9 showed that the victims were…

Villegas to devotees: Attend ‘Simbang Gabi’

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DESPITE the tragedies left by super typhoons “Yolanda” and “Ruby”, the Catholic Church in the country has called on devotees to attend the ‘Simbang Gabi’ or the start of the nine-day dawn masses on Tuesday with or without the concrete…

3 drug dealers killed in shootout

PATROLLING Bulacan policemen on Thursday night encountered a group of suspected drug traffickers in San Rafael town killing three of the suspects. Bulacan Police Provincial Office director Sr. Supt. Ferdinand Divina said members of the San Rafael Municipal Police Station…

DAR exec charged with graft

AN adjudicator of the Department of Agrarian Reform is now facing graft charges for accepting bribe money totalling P120,000 from a tenant-farmer. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales has approved the filing of cases against Kidapawan City DAR regional officer Henry Gelacio. The…

Spare tankers from truck ban—Rep. Ty

A PARTY-LIST lawmaker yesterday urged the Metro Manila Development Authority to spare fuel tankers from the truck ban to expedite the delivery of vital petroleum products from Batangas and Bataan following the Supreme Court order shutting down the Pandacan oil…

Iligan solon unhurt, 4 slain in ambush

STILL unidentified gunmen ambushed the group of lone district of Iligan Representative Vicente “Varf” Belmonte shortly after noon yesterday, killing at least four of his companions before fleeing. Rep. Belmonte was unhurt in the attack that took place shortly after…
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