Immigration Bureau warns Filipinas against online suitors who turn out to be swindlers

Searching for true love isn’t always rainbows and smiles. The Bureau of Immigration (BI) today warned the public against online suitors who woo Filipino women then ghost them after their accomplices swindle them of their money. According to BI’s spokesperson Dana Sandoval, these scammers court Filipino women whom they meet online, reported The Philippine Daily Inquirer. These swindlers ...

Anti-graft court allows Jinggoy Estrada and Janet Napoles to seek dismissal of plunder cases

Anti-graft court allows Jinggoy Estrada and Janet Napoles to seek dismissal of plunder cases

The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan today announced that former senator Jinggoy Estrada and his co-accused Janet Napoles have been granted clearance by the court to seek the...

Filipinos linked to Marawi siege arrested in Malaysia

Filipinos linked to Marawi siege arrested in Malaysia

Malaysian authorities have arrested 12 Filipinos and one Malaysian hiding in Sabah who are suspected members of terrorist groups or were protecting terrorists. Some of them...

Suspect in Christine Silawan case allegedly used Facebook to contact her; case declared solved but not closed

Suspect in Christine Silawan case allegedly used Facebook to contact her; case declared solved but not closed

Authorities yesterday declared the brutal killing of Christine Silawan solved as they used pieces of evidence such as Facebook chats and CCTV footage to link the arrested suspect...

Posh spice: More than 100 kilos of meth seized in ritzy community Ayala Alabang

Posh spice: More than 100 kilos of meth seized in ritzy community Ayala Alabang

100 kilos of the “poor man’s cocaine” shabu (meth) were found in a posh gated community in Metro Manila’s Muntinlupa City yesterday following a raid by...

American and South Korean fugitives to be deported from PH

American and South Korean fugitives to be deported from PH

They tried to run but they couldn’t hide. Two foreign fugitives will be deported after they were arrested in the Philippines over the weekend, the country’s Bureau of...

Manila Water faces possible penalties due to water crisis

Manila Water faces possible penalties due to water crisis

Philippine senators today proved the MWSS wrong after its top official asserted yesterday that it didn’t have the power to penalize its concessionaire, Manila Water. At a...

Pregnant woman takes physician licensure exam while in labor

Pregnant woman takes physician licensure exam while in labor

The next time you complain about taking a test, remember this strong woman. Facebook user Eunice Stefanelle Sibuyan shared a now-viral post last night recalling how she powered...

Controversial China-funded Kaliwa Dam project to start construction this year

Controversial China-funded Kaliwa Dam project to start construction this year

It’s happening. Despite protests from environmentalists and human rights groups, the China-funded Kaliwa Dam project will be pushing through, the Metropolitan Waterworks and...

Humans of New York features Filipino Special Olympian in inspiring post

Humans of New York features Filipino Special Olympian in inspiring post

This just goes to show that not all superheroes wear capes. A Filipino Special Olympian was featured on popular Facebook page Humans of New York (HONY) yesterday, in a post that...


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