7 Chinese nat’ls jailed for Malaysians’ kidnap

February 17, 2020
SEVEN Chinese nationals have been arrested and jailed by agents of the Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group (PNP-AKG) in connection with the kidnapping-for-ransom and torture of four Malaysian nationals who were rescued in a POGO hub in San Pedro City in Laguna last Saturday afternoon, PNP-AKG director, Brigadier General Jonnel C. Estomo said yesterday.

Woman commits suicide

February 17, 2020
AFTER a misunderstanding with her lesbian live-in partner, a 23- year-old woman committed suicide by hanging herself inside their room Sunday afternoon in Navotas city.

BI to probe P10K Fee for free entry

February 17, 2020
Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete yesterday disclosed that the Bureau of Immigration - an attached agency of the Department of Justice - will conduct a formal investigation on the revelation of Sen. Risa Hontiveros regarding the alleged existence of “pastillas scheme” where a Chinese visitor can pay P10, 000 in exchange for a ‘trouble-free’ entry into the country.