Taal eruption agriculture damage reaches P3B

January 17, 2020
In the latest report issued by the Department of Agriculture, the increase in the amount of damages is attributed to the additional report from Laguna and the updated reports from Batangas and Cavite in coffee, cacao, pineapple, assorted fruits and vegetables, rice, coconut, and fisheries.

Ecija trader held for drugs, gun possession, murder

January 17, 2020
However, at about 10:50 p.m., while Bernabe was being booked after his arrest for drugs, Desamito said her warrant officer Senior Master Sgt. Joselito Ramos received a warrant of arrest for murder against him which was issued on Sept. 3, 2019 by regional trial court judge Elenita N. Evangelista-Casipit of RTC Branch 36, Gapan City, with no bail recommended for his temporary liberty.

Cops collar elusive Abu bandit

January 17, 2020
The official identified the suspect as Benhajar Salapuddin Alan, a resident of Sta. Barbara, Zamboanga City wanted for murder. Marcos said that a warrant of arrest for murder with no bail recommended was issued against the suspect by Judge Catherine Fabian of the Zamboanga City Regional Trial Court Branch 16.

515 NCRPO men affected by eruption

January 17, 2020
Of the 98 personnel described as ‘severely affected,’ 27 each are from the Southern Police District and Quezon City Police District while 16 are from the Northern Police District. Another 10 are from the Manila Police District; 8 from the Eastern Police District; 2 each from the NCRPO Regional Mobile Force Battalion and Regional Intelligence Division while the rest are all assigned in different NCRPO offices in Camp Bagong Diwa in Bicutan, Taguig City.

19 women rescued, 9 arrested from 2 Makati prostitution dens

January 17, 2020
Makati police chief P/Col. Rogelio Simon said Junyen Barrios, 42, of 521 San Agustin, Dasmarinas, Cavite, Winston Gela, 47, of 4109 Unit 11 Quirinal St. Bgy. Palanan, Xiaolai Jin and Xinze Dong and four others were arrested in a raid they conducted at around 11:30 p.m. in an unnamed bar at 3879 Emilia St. corner Araro St., Bgy. Palanan.

Price freeze

January 17, 2020
UNSCRUPULOUS traders and retailers run circles around the country’s laws, rules and regulations during man-made and natural calamities, like typhoons, floods and earthquakes.

Makati to support Taal evacuees

January 16, 2020
MAKATI City Mayor Abby Binay ordered the deployment of the city’s disaster response vehicles and equipment to Bauan, Batangas to assist thousands of evacuees from localities affected by the ongoing eruption of Taal Volcano.