Traffic enforcer gets hit by a car, almost gets run over by a truck

It was not his lucky day. Traffic enforcer Domingo Caraan was knocked down by two vehicles while manning his post in Barangay Poblacion, Makati City. Caraan was standing in a middle of an intersection when he was hit by a  sedan. A cement-mixer truck approching from the other direction almost hit him as well, but

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Gunman still at large after shooting a nurse in traffic altercation

Authorities are still looking for the unidentified motorist who shot a nurse four times after a road squabble on F. Sotto Street in Cebu City early Sun morning, Mar 19. The...

Gunman still at large after shooting a nurse in traffic altercation

Driver of the bus in Tanay crash apologized for broken brakes before ramming into a tree

Moments before the tragic Tanay bus accident took place, 37-year-old driver Julian Lacorda Jr., apologized to the passsengers after realizing that the brakes of the vehicle were...

Driver of the bus in Tanay crash apologized for broken brakes before ramming into a tree

Ferry collision in Cebu leaves 4 seriously injured

Four people were seriously injured after a ferry and a barge collided in Cebu Saturday. The incident happened past ten in the evening. The MV St. Braquiel ferry of 2GO Shipping...

Ferry collision in Cebu leaves 4 seriously injured

4,000 flights will be affected by ‘radar shutdown’ this March

  Brace yourselves, guys. Expect nearly 4,000 flight cancellations and delays on March 6 to 11 for both international and domestic flights due to a scheduled radar shutdown....

4,000 flights will be affected by ‘radar shutdown’ this March

Look: LRT-1 Doroteo Jose Station gets a much-needed makeover

It’s finally

Look: LRT-1 Doroteo Jose Station gets a much-needed makeover

Honest cabbie rewarded with a job offer in AUS and scholarships for his kids

You deserve all the good karma,

Honest cabbie rewarded with a job offer in AUS and scholarships for his kids

LTFRB suspends P2P bus services in major routes ‘until further notice’

What fresh hell is

LTFRB suspends P2P bus services in major routes ‘until further notice’

LTFRB to taxi drivers: Don’t overcharge! Don’t refuse passengers!

LTFRB chair Martin Delgra III had said noted that during the holidays, there's usually a spike in the number of complaints against taxi

LTFRB to taxi drivers: Don’t overcharge! Don’t refuse passengers!

Pasig River Ferry relaunched, shuttle service to stations now available

The shuttles were added to attract commuters who have shunned the ferry due to the long walk to and from its

Coconuts Manila Transportation

In a place like Manila, where roads are too narrow, rules are too vague and traffic enforcers sometimes power trip, drivers and commuters can passionately go on and on about the terrible traffic situation in the metropolis. Hot tip: One of the easiest ways to start a conservation with Filipinos is by talking about the notorious traffic jams along EDSA, where drivers get stuck on the road for as much as three or four hours on a regular basis. We ourselves see the problem. Coconuts Manila has reported about traffic jams, road accidents, construction announcements, flight delays and government road rules. We even took a shot of people walking on the MRT railway when the train broke down in May 2016 (That viral photo made it to front page of a broadsheet!). TBH, we rarely encounter good news about transportation, but hey, we post stuff that will help you survive the roads (like the schedule of the next road closure).