Subway project hailed

“Congratulations to DoTr Sec. Tugade for really pushing for our railway projects, particularly the PNR-North, PNR-South, Mindanao railways system, and this time, what used to be like a dream is becoming a reality now -- the Metro Manila Subway System. One of the reasons why I support President Duterte is because he is the only President in the recent years to commit and spend P3 trillion for infrastructures in the next six years,” Ejercito said.

E-waste facility to rise in Caloocan

March 02, 2019
During Friday’s event, various stakeholders, especially from e-waste collectors, dismantlers and recyclers, project collaborators gathered in Barangay 176, Bagong Silang, Caloocan City to put a signage for the planned E-Waste Category F.1 Treatment, Storage and Disposal (TSD) Facility in the pilot area.

Carnapping raps mulled vs cop

THE Manila Police District Anti Carnapping Unit said it is mulling filing charges of carnapping against the Manila policeman who was identified as the owner of a motorcycle which was reported stolen and which he lent to a man who got accosted for driving without a helmet in Paco, Manila recently.

Department of Health hits ‘Momo’, tells parents to monitor kids’ net surfing habit

March 02, 2019
The app features a doll figure named Momo with bulging eyes and an overly large mouth. It encourages one to add a contact on WhatsApp, a messaging platform owned by Facebook. Once this is done, Momo suddenly pops up in the account and entices one to play a series of challenges that becomes violent and eventually leads to self-harm and suicide. Furthermore, the app urges the child to keep the activity a secret and threats against family members are declared should the activity be disclosed.

Driver dies, backrider hurt as truck hits motorcycle

March 02, 2019
Robb Ian Membrere, 25, of 200 Gen. Mariano Alvarez, Cavite died on the spot while his back rider Renalyn Alivar Jaravilla, 26, of 738 Rodriguez St. Zone 18, Malibay, Pasay City was rushed to Saint Luke’s Hospital in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Taguig City for treatment of injuries in the head and body.

8 Chinese nabbed in Makati illegal online gambling raid

EIGHT Chinese nationals on Thursday were arrested by combined agents of the National Capital Region Police Office and the Philippine National Police Anti-Cybercrime Group in a raid in a posh Makati City subdivision where they reportedly are maintaining an illegal online gambling establishment, NCPRO chief, Police Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar said yesterday.

Gunrunner killed in firefight

March 01, 2019
Caloocan deputy police chief for administration Supt. Ferdinand Del Rosario said the suspect, identified only as certain “Payok” described as about 45 to 50 years old and wearing white t-shirt, green short pants and black bull cap died on the spot from gunshot wounds in the body while his cohort managed to escape on board a motorcycle towards Barangay Bagong Silang.

Cop driving stolen motorbike arrested

Chief Insp. Salvador Tangdol, chief of the MPD-Anti-Carnapping Section (MPD-ANCAR), said John Louie Ramos was first accosted while driving a gray Yamaha Mio Sporty at a checkpoint at the corner of A. Francisco and Onyx Streets at around 7 p.m. last Thursday for driving without helmet.