PH police to arrest creators of chief Cascolan’s fake Facebook page

The Philippine National Police (PNP) today warned the public about the fake Facebook account bearing the name of its chief Camilo Cascolan, which they said was created as part of “an elaborate internet-based scam.” In a statement, the PNP said that they have already identified the owners of the fake Cascolan page and have reported ...

Bottoms Up? Use of 1 shot glass in drinking spree led to COVID surge in Baguio City

Bottoms Up? Use of 1 shot glass in drinking spree led to COVID surge in Baguio City

The liquor ban has been reimposed in Baguio City after residents were infected in drinking sessions that occurred in a few villages, with one case caused by the use of a single...

Spraying ‘pesticide’ over Manila, waiting for COVID vax not enough, Robredo tells Duterte

Spraying ‘pesticide’ over Manila, waiting for COVID vax not enough, Robredo tells Duterte

Sarcastically recommending to spray pesticide over Manila from an airplane and waiting for a coronavirus vaccine is not enough to curb the spread of the pandemic, Vice President...

Good Vibes Only: This Las Piñas grandma went to Manila Bay in her scarlet swimsuit

Good Vibes Only: This Las Piñas grandma went to Manila Bay in her scarlet swimsuit

Hundreds of Pinoys trooped to the Manila Bay over the weekend to see for themselves the faux white sand that Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said would improve their mental...

Never Forget: Robredo urges Pinoys to reject ‘lies’ on 48th anniversary of martial law

Never Forget: Robredo urges Pinoys to reject ‘lies’ on 48th anniversary of martial law

Vice President Leni Robredo today urged Filipinos to push back attempts to rewrite the human rights horrors that transpired during the Marcos regime, as the country marks the 48th...

Group pushing for hydroxychloroquine treatment under probe, says Vergeire

Group pushing for hydroxychloroquine treatment under probe, says Vergeire

A group pushing for alternative means to treat COVID-19 may face possible sanctions for violating the quarantine, Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said today. Doctors...

It’s Official: Duterte allows more Pinoy health workers to leave for jobs abroad

It’s Official: Duterte allows more Pinoy health workers to leave for jobs abroad

President Rodrigo Duterte has allowed more Filipino health workers to leave the country and pursue jobs abroad provided they completed their employment papers as of the end of...

Trouble Brewing: Paolo Duterte confirms plans to oust Cayetano from speakership post

Trouble Brewing: Paolo Duterte confirms plans to oust Cayetano from speakership post

Deputy Speaker and presidential son Paolo Duterte has confirmed plans to oust his father’s ally, House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, as complaints from lawmakers mount over...

Cop killed, 3 others wounded in Manila jewelry heist

Cop killed, 3 others wounded in Manila jewelry heist

A policeman was killed by armed robbers when they stole some PHP2 million (US$41,319) worth of cash and belongings from a gold trader on Saturday afternoon. Executive Master...

Dolomite Disaster: Ermita police chief fired over Manila Bay overcrowding

Dolomite Disaster: Ermita police chief fired over Manila Bay overcrowding

Ermita Police Station Ariel Caramoan was sacked yesterday for allegedly failing to implement health protocols during the public viewing of the rehabilitated Manila Bay, in which...


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