More than 10M recover from COVID worldwide

August 01, 2020
MORE than 10 million people have recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) worldwide, the running tally of the US' Johns Hopkins University showed Thursday According to data, a total of 10,077,776 patients won their battle against the disease caused by the coronavirus.

PH vows to sustain anti-trafficking efforts

August 01, 2020
TRAFFICKING in persons has taken a new form with the series of lockdowns brought by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, increasing the exploitation of women and children via online activities, a Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) official said Friday.

PNP records 25 new COVID cases

THE number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippine National Police yesterday rose to 2,151 with 42 more policemen confirmed to have contracted the virus. Since last March, a total of 11 police officers and men have died due to the virus while 823 have recovered.

2 nabbed for sale of P1.3M shabu in QC

A BUY-BUST operation inside the Quezon City Memorial Circle on Friday resulted in the arrest of two suspected big-time drug personalities after they conspired to sell some 200 grams of shabu worth P1.360 million, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency chair, Director General Wilkins M. Villanueva reported yesterday.

SAF Commando nabbed for rape

A MEMBER of the elite Philippine National Police Special Action Force wanted for a rape case in Quezon City was arrested by agents of the PNP Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Kidapawan City in North Cotabato on Tuesday afternoon, PNP-CIDG director, Major General Joel Napoleon M. Coronel announced yesterday.