3 men held for loose guns

In Zaragosa, police led by Major Jaime Ferrer arrested Ferdinand Torres, 51, farmer after a search made on his premises at 6 a.m. in Bgy. Sto. Rosario Old yielded a Smith and Wesson cal. 38 revolver with five bullets and a magazine assembly for cal. 45 pistol with three live ammunition.

CIDG bag weapons

AGENTS of the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group on Tuesday arrested a suspected crime gang leader in Pangasinan following a raid in his residence which led in the seizure of a cache of unlicensed weapons, a report to PNP-CIDG director, Brigadier General Joel Napoleon M. Coronel said.

Revival of talks with Reds eyed

December 06, 2019
Sison is currently in the Netherlands on self-exile. He earlier said he was not surprised the President ended the talks. However, the National Democratic Front which represents communist rebels in the peace negotiations said it was not closing its doors on reaching an agreement with the government.

Duterte admin cuts poverty

“The magnitude of poverty reduction are among the biggest since 1986. More so, it breaks the usual trend where poverty incidence is lower but the number of poor people is higher due to higher population growth in poor families which are typically bigger-sized,” Salceda said.

ICC junks suit vs China’s Xi

December 06, 2019
INTERNATIONAL Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda dismissed the case filed by former Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario and former Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales against China in connection with the alleged intrusions in West Philippine Sea.

Education probe urged

The lady House leader agreed that PISA, a student assessment of 15-year-old learners across 79 countries done by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), should be taken by all stakeholders as an opportunity to reflect on the current plight of the Philippine education system and respond to its needs.

Bong Go joins President Rodrigo Roa Duterte in awarding medals to M.Oriental police heroes

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go visited on Thursday, December 5, the wake of the police officer who was killed in a grenade explosion inside a college campus in the town of Initao, Misamis Oriental. They also visited another police officer who was wounded in the same incident.

2 Chinese KFR victims rescued by PNP-AKG

AGENTS of the Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group (PNP-AKG) late night Thursday rescued unharmed two Chinese nationals believed to have been kidnapped-for-ransom by members of a casino loan shark syndicate in Las Piñas City, PNP-AKG director, Brigadier General Jonnel C. Estomo announced yesterday.