P6M fake cigarettes seized

BULACAN policemen, joined by officers from the Bureau of Internal Revenue on Tuesday seized some P6 million worth of untaxed cigarettes inside a compound in Balagtas town, a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Brigadier General Rhodel O. Sermonia said.

Man shot dead inside house

December 04, 2019
CUYAPO, Nueva Ecija – Violence erupted in this laid-back first-class town as a carpenter drinking liquor all by himself inside his house was shot dead by an unidentified assassin, who immediately fled after the shooting here on Tuesday night.

Trader with grenade slain

A 47-YEAR-old businessman was shot to death by the police in Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental after he reportedly tried to hurl a grenade at the officers who were about to arrest him in connection with a shooting incident, Police Regional Office 10 director, Brigadier General Rolando B. Anduyan said yesterday.

‘Tisoy’ batters Luzon, Visayas

TYPHOON Tisoy on Monday night battered provinces in Luzon and the Visayas with its powerful winds and strong rains, killing at least one and forcing the evacuation of nearly half-a-million people and causing major damage to government and private infrastructures including the Legazpi Airport.

House eyes okay of P4.1Tr national budget next week

Despite the inclement weather caused by Typhoon Tisoy that prompted Malacañang and the House of Representatives to suspend work Tuesday, Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab, the panel chairman, said his one-on-one meetings with Sen. Sonny Angara, who chairs the Senate Committee on Finance, to reconcile the conflicting figures of next year’s national budget will push through.

Supreme Court scraps PhilSAT

December 03, 2019
THE Supreme Court yesterday abolished the Philippine Law School Admission Test (PhilSAT) or the uniform entrance examination for law schools for being unconstitutional, saying it was unreasonable and violated the institutional academic freedom.