Gen. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), lashed at actor Jake Cuenca for what he described as lack of discipline and lack of respect to the law the latter engaged policemen into a car chase after hitting a police vehicle in Mandaluyong City. Cuenca was arrest
The Department of Finance (DOF) said that most private sector institutions have overshot their September inflation forecasts, noting that analysts appeared to have expected the worst last month. In a statement, the DOF said on Monday, Oct. 11, that analysts from the private sector had a median i
The Philippines’ fight against the African Swine Fever (ASF), a fatal animal disease among hogs, just got even more complicated after areas previously cleared from the dreaded virus reportedly saw its resurgence. Without expounding, Agriculture Secretary William Dar confirmed on Monday, Oct. 11, th
THE number of new coronavirus infections in Cagayan de Oro continued to drop, while the city recorded 31 new cases over the weekend.The cumulative…
Unknown to many, Cindy was the first delegate posted by the organization on the MIC page, a few days after winning the national crown. Her country introduction video has, thus far, been the most liked, and viewed, among those posted by the delegates.
Target ni Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez na tuluyang ipagbawal ang substitution ng mga kandidato bago maging pinal ang listahan para sa mga tatakbo sa halalan sa iba’t ibang posisyon. Giit ni Rodriguez, isusulong niya ang ilang mga reporma upang matuldukan na ang aniya’y manipulasyon at “mockery” o pangungutya sa election process ng bansa.
Congratulations to all the newly licensed chemical engineers!
THE vaccination rollout for individuals among the age group of 12 to 17 years old in Cagayan de Oro is expected to begin in the first week of…
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 12 Oct) – The military said they found and seized 1,026 sticks of industrial-grade dynamite, apparently stolen by the New People’s Army (NPA) from construction companies, in Bukidnon that pack enough explosive energy to blow up an entire municipal hall building. Maj.
MANILA, Philippines – Deputy speaker and Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez on Tuesday proposed the “absolute ban” on the substitution of candidates, as well as restoration of an old rule requiring an official to resign once the certificate of candidacy (COC) is filed. While the certificate of candidacy (COC) is only from October 1 […]
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Beneficto, who was wounded by responding personnel of Cebu City’s Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) who tried to neutralize him, later on died while being treated for a bullet wound on his head, says Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director fo operations of Cebu City Police Office
Supreme Court There are now 29 testing centers as five more sites have been added by the Supreme Court (SC) for the 2020-2021 online bar examinations which will be conducted on Jan. 16, 23, 30 and Feb. 6, 2022. The additional testing centers are the University of the Philipp
CEBU CITY, Philippines – As they appeal for fraternity members not to speculate on who was responsible for the death of a fellow fraternity brother, the National Grand Council of the Alpha Kappa Rho (AKRHO) International Service Fraternity and Sorority is also calling for justice for the death of Richard Buscaino, who was gunned down in an afternoon ambush in a Cebu City street on October 8.
Rick Olivares – Philstar.com MANILA, Philippines – The pirate raids in the second round of the ongoing PCAP-SMC-Ayala Land Premier Cup continue to go unabated. The Pasig King Pirates laid waste to the Palawan-Albay Queen’s Gambit with a dominating 18.5-2.5 win and in completing their day’s bounty, they blew out of the water southern top side Toledo Trojans, 16-5.
Sinampahan ng reklamong panghahalay ng isang 26-anyos na babae ang isang pulis sa Pampanga. Ang suspek, naunang sinita ang biktima dahil sa pagmamaneho ng motorsiklo nang walang dalang lisensiya. Sa ulat ni Mariz Umali sa GMA News “24 Oras” nitong Lunes, kinilala ang suspek na si Police Staff Sergeant Robin Mangaga, na nagmamando raw sa isang checkpoint sa Mabalacat, Pampanga noong Oktubre 8.
Nasa P6.8 milyong halaga ng shabu ang nasabat ng mga awtoridad sa isang buy-bust operation sa Angeles City, Pampanga nitong Lunes. Ayon sa Angeles City Police Office, ikinasa ang buy-bust operation sa kahabaan ng Henson St. sa harap ng isang istasyon ng bus, sa Brgy.
Real estate investment trust pioneer AREIT Inc. has obtained approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to execute a property for share swap that will bulk up its portfolio value by P15.46 billion. The deal with its sponsor, property giant Ayala Land Inc.
Michael Punongbayan – The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) yesterday deployed eight nurses to the Lung Center of the Philippines to augment the healthcare workforce of the hospital and boost its capability in battling COVID-19. Col.
ISYU AT BANAT! – Ed de Leon – Pilipino Star Ngayon Ang daming balita na hindi naman nagkakaisa sa kanilang sinasabi. Puro kasi unconfirmed sources, pero ang tanong, tinakbuhan nga ba ng actor na si Jake Cuenca ang isang checkpoint ng PNP sa Mandaluyong City? Hindi basta may nakatayong pulis ay checkpoint na iyon.
Neil Jayson Servallos – The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines – State-of-the-art cameras equipped with artificial intelligence will be enforcing the no-contact apprehension policy in Quezon City as the remote traffic violation monitoring system was launched yesterday. Mayor Joy Belmonte said AI-powered cameras would be capturing, photographing and recording conduction stickers and license plates of vehicles violating traffic regulations along the city’s major thoroughfares.
Last week, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported seizing P50 million worth of P1 coins in various design series in a warehouse in Quezon City. In the wake of that incident, it called for the enactment of a law that would penalize the hoarding of large volumes of coins because it “results in the inefficient circulation of coins and prevents their primary use as a medium of exchange.”
Ilang bahagi ng North Avenue, isasara sa mga motorista dahil sa pagkukumpuni ng MRT-7 ayon sa MMDA – RMN Networks
Nagpaalala ngayon ang pamunuan ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) na isasara sa mga motorista ang eastbound o papuntang Elliptical Road sa Quezon City mula sa darating na Biyernes, October 15, 2021 hanggang June 1, 2022 upang bigyang daan ang pagsasaayos ng Metro Rail Transit Line 7 o MRT-7 project ng Department of Transportation (DOTr).
Jak Roberto at Barbie Forteza NGAYON pa lang ay pinaghahandaan na ng Kapuso hunk na si Jak Roberto ang kanyang future, kabilang na ang pag-iipon para sa kanyang dream house. At in fairness, may bonggang participation daw ang kanyang girlfriend na si Barbie Forteza sa ipatatayo niyang bahay para sa sarili at para na rin […]
8 ospital sa Metro Manila, lalahok sa pilot vaccination para sa mga edad 12 hanggang 17 sa Oktubre 15 – RMN Networks
Magsisimula na sa Oktubre 15 ang pilot vaccination para sa mga batang nasa edad 12 hanggang 17 sa National Capital Region (NCR). Ito ang kinumpirma ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa kaniyang ‘Talk to the People’ kagabi kung saan pinangalanan din niya ang walong mga ospital na lalahok dito.
(Part 2) One of the greatest privations to many Filipinos that resulted from the long lockdowns during the pandemic was their inability to visit their favorite places of worship. Online Masses and other religious services were very poor substitutes to their physical prese
DAVAO CITY-The Aboitiz-owned Davao Light and Power Co. Inc. has energized 95 percent of the villages within its target area under its electrification program, which it aims to complete by 2023. The company said it has a total target of 3,868 sitios to be energized within its franchise area covering…
Projected as a clear gold medal contender in the Asian Games, sambo fighter Sydney Sy can only realize her potential once she faces technically sound sparring partners her size on a consistent basis. The Davao-based Sy will thus go to Paris, a month before representing flag and country in the 2021 Sambo World Championship slated Nov.
Local car manufacturers saw their sales drop by 12.4 percent in September, as all vehicle segments performed poorly during the period, according to the latest industry data. The joint report by the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines Inc. (Campi) and Truck Manufacturers Association (TMA) on Monday showed that…
23:46 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR 4.9 quake 12 Oct 7:30 am (GMT +8) An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred in the morning on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021, at 7:30 am local time near Pondaguitan, Davao Oriental, Davao, Philippines, as reported by Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency.
23:50 PM | VON: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR Moderates Erdbeben der Stärke 4.9 – Philippine Sea, 123 km südöstlich von Mati City, Philippinen, am Dienstag, 12. Okt 2021 um 07:30 Lokalzeit Ein Beben der Stärke 4.9 ereignete sich nur vor 15 Minuten in der Nähe von Pondaguitan (Davao Oriental, Davao) in den Philippinen, wie Indonesiens staatliche Agentur für Meteorologie, Klima und Geophysik (BMKG) berichtete.
A festival of campaign colors will soon again be upon us. Yellow, long associated with President Cory Aquino and the Liberal Party that supported her and her son Benigno Simeon III through their presidencies, is unlikely to figure prominently this time around.
DAVAO CITY – Despite the challenges brought by the ongoing pandemic especially on air travel, this city has received a total of 3,842 repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from various countries since July, an official from the city government said Monday.In an interview, Generose…
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec)-Davao received a total of 1,663 aspirants who filed their certificates of candidacy (COC) for the 2022…
Cebu Pacific (CEB) continues to spur travel as it launched its trademark Piso fare for all domestic and international destinations, available for five straight days, for the first time. Up until October 14, passengers can enjoy CEB’s lowest base fare at only P1 to over 47 domestic routes and 11…
Rambo Talabong covers the House of Representatives and local governments for Rappler. Prior to this, he covered security and crime. He was named Jaime V. Ongpin Fellow in 2019 for his reporting on President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs. In 2021, he was selected as a journalism fellow by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics.
THE City Government of Mati in Davao Oriental has now allowed children aged five years and older to go outside their homes.Under Executive Order 100…
TVS Motor, an Indian-based automobile manufacturer, opens yet another 3S store in Philippines through MotorAce at Purok 10 Kabisig, Davao-Bukidnon…
SENATOR Bato dela Rosa had every reason to walk away when he was asked by a reporter if his filing of candidacy for President in the May 2022…
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday evening, October 9, 2021.This was announced by the Davao City…
Jeff Disquitado flirts with triple-double vs Tamaraws
MANILA, Philippines – The preservation of heritage sites can ands should coexist with infrastructure that promotes sustainable development like the planned expressway that will be built alongside the Metro Manila’s Pasig River. Thus said San Miguel Corp.
WASHINGTON, D.C.: US pharmaceutical giant Merck said Monday that it has applied for emergency use authorization of its oral anti-Covid drug in the United States, a major step towards finding a simple pill to treat the disease. Merck has submitted the application for molnupiravir, which it said earlier this month was shown to reduce hospitalizations by 50 percent.
“The great resignation is coming,” said Anthony Klotz, an expert on employee resignations, in a May 2021 interview with Bloomberg. Fast forward to June and the Survey of Working Arrangements and Attitudes (SWAA) found that over 40 percent of employees said they would leave if forced to go back to the office.
The Philippines reported 8,292 new cases of Covid-19 on Monday, the lowest in more than two months, according to the Department of Health. It reported 302 new recoveries and 36 deaths. The DoH said that the low number of deaths were the actual count in the CovidKAYA list, with no backlogs or technical issues experienced during the extraction.
There is now, indeed, a decline in the incidence of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Metro Manila, and even the Palace agreed that the metropolis could be headed for the less strict Level 3 classification. Vaccination of the general adult population has also started, while that for childre
Manila Killa adds a brand new original work to his catalog, “Reminisce” featuring vocals from Yuna. It is the pair’s first time working together, though an evident chemistry is present across the track. Yuna’s vocals are presented as atmospheric and ethereal, giving the song an otherworldly feel.
The National Museum announced on Monday the temporary closure of the Planetarium. It said that the Planetarium building constructed in 1975 “retired.” “Announcing the temporary closure of the National Planetarium as an institution and the decommissioning of its building in Rizal Park, Manila, inaugurated in 1975,” the museum said in a statement on its Facebook page on Monday night.
ONE of the repeated arguments against San Miguel Corp. (SMC)’s massive Pasig River Expressway (Parex) project is that it will increase traffic due to a phenomenon called “induced demand” or as some people might put it, the “if you build it, they will come” effect.
Manila Water’s consortium with French water distributor Saur Group and Saudi’s Miahona Co. clinched another 7-year water contract in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The National Water Co., Saudi Arabia’s state-run water agency, awarded the Management, Operations and Maintenance Contract (MOMC) to the consortium to undertake the operation of the…
THE Malaysian International Humanitarian Organization (HMO), a nongovernmental organization, slammed the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur for the delays in giving out travel documents to the Filipino detainees in Sandakan. The MHO claimed that the Philippine Embassy doesn’t give priority to the Filipino detainees in Sandakan.
Passengers on a British Airways flight had to spend the entire night on the plane on the tarmac during a diversion that lasted for 22 hours. Flight BA31 from London Heathrow to Hong Kong on 8 October had made the 11-hour journey without a hitch until the approach to Hong Kong.
Their grief could be felt across social media. Talking about JaDine fans wailing in unison after photos of their idol Nadine Lustre holding hands with a man that is certainly not James Reid went viral recently. Note that Nadine is yet to actually admit to anything.
THREE US-based academics on Monday won the Nobel Economics Prize for research that “revolutionized” empirical work in their field and brought better understanding of how labor markets work, the jury said.
Thousands of dynamites said to be used in a planned bombing of patrolling troops and government facilities were seized by the elements of the Army’s 8 Infantry (Dependable) Battalion (8th IB) in Malinao area, Barangay Kalusangay, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon province. Public Affairs Office (PAO) chief
Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso lauded the city’s teacher-broadcasters for their continuous service and sacrifice to provide the youth with quality education amid the COVID-19 pandemic. MANILA PIO/ MANILA BULLETIN Domagoso met with the Department of Education (DepEd)-Manila Natio
TUBOD, Lanao del Norte: The Dimaporo family seeks to continue its political reign in the province with incumbent Gov. Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo seeking her last term in the 2022 elections. Her son, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, is also seeking reelection as representative of the first district of the province while her daughter, Sittie Aminah Dimaporo, will run in the second district to replace her father, Abdullah Dimaporo.
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration belatedly congratulated journalist Maria Ressa Monday for being one of two winners of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of her fight for freedom of expression under grave risks.
Sinampahan na ng Mandaluyong Police ng reklamong reckless imprudence resulting to damage to property at disobedience to person in authority sa prosecutor’s office ang aktor na si Jake Cuenca. Sa ulat ng GTV “Balitanghali” nitong Lunes, sinabing ang reklamo laban kay Jake ay bunga ng pagbangga umano ng aktor sa sasakyan ng mga pulis at pagtakbo nito sakay ng SUV.
CEBU, Philippines- Cebuanas represent! Cebuana TV host-actress Kim Chiu shared, on social media, photos with Miss Universe Philippines 2021 Beatrice Luigi Gomez, and MUPH second runner up Steffi Aberasturi. “Nice to finally meet you Steffi and also Bea!! CEBUANAS REPRESENT!” she wrote in her Instagram story.
THE outsourcing sector has become the life vest of the country’s economy as it navigates the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Fiona Lideza, chief operating officer and co-owner of StaffVirtual, said the outsourcing industry has been the country’s silver lining, providing employment opportunities to Filipinos at a time when almost all industries are streamlining business operations, even laying off workers.
CEBU CITY, Philippines – National Master (NM) Rogelio Enriquez Jr. flexed his winning form in last Sunday’s weekly online chess tilt of the Cebu Executives and Professionals (Cepca) “Prexy Jerry and Cito Arki Blitz Series”. NM Enriquez took a timeout in their grueling campaign with the Toledo City Trojans in the Professional Chess Association of […]
FILE – In this Oct. 9, 2021, file photo, Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa gestures during an interview at a restaurant in Taguig city, Philippines. Philippine President Rodrigo
The Department of National Defense (DND) is looking forward to the completion of the procurement of amphibious armored combat vehicles and attack helicopters from Turkey to boost the capabilities of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). (Photo courtesy of Department of National Defense) DND
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 October) – The Department of Transportation (DOTr) urged women to apply as bus drivers for the P18.6 billion High Priority Bus System (HPBS), in line with the agency’s efforts to promote gender equality.
PARAÑAQUE topped Glutagence, 76-67, on Sunday to stay unbeaten in the Pia Cayetano WNBL Season 2021 at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center in Pampanga. Jhenn Angeles showed the way for the Lady Aces with 13 points and six assists but also got help from other players as they kept their unbeaten slate going at 3-0 in a battle between the top two teams in the league prior to the contest.
The contract was awarded by Saudi Arabia's state-run National Water Company, and covers a population of 5.27 million and a supply demand of about 1,800 million liters of water per day. The area coverage includes the cities of Dammam, Al Hofuf, Al Jubail, Al Khobar, Al Qatif, and Hafar Al Batin.
CEBU CITY, Philippines- The camp of Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire Jr. immediately denied the speculations that they influenced the low outcome of the purse bid of the upcoming title defense of WBO world bantamweight champion John Riel Casimero in December. Speculations came out on social media that Donaire’s camp might have influenced the outcome […]
The Academe has not lost its initiative to excel in spite of the current pandemic constraints.It is a blessed year for the University of San…
It is rather ironic that as more vaccines arrived in the country, the interest of the unvaccinated to have themselves vaccinated also waned. I would partly attribute this to the government’s “ningas cogon” information campaign. In Cebu, for example, authorities seemed to have loosened up as the daily number of infections lessened.
DO YOU want a happier Christmas this year? Then go get vaccinated.This was the call of the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) after…
THE Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (Cenro) in Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte conducted Philippine Ducks monitoring Saturday, October…
MANILA, Philippines – Just like other business organizations, Shawarma Shack has joined the nationwide call to extend a helping hand to Filipinos who were severely hit by the pandemic. Shawarma Shack Group President and CEO Walther Uzi Buenavista said this is their humble share to lift the morale of the common people.
NITONG nakalipas na linggo dalawang police colonel ang sinibak sa kanilan puwesto.Sabay na ni-relieve sina Col. Arnold Ibay, Pampanga Police…
Pinangunahan ni Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte ang pagpapakilala ng kanyang mga manok na konsehal para sa Distrito Uno at ang kanyang kandidato para congressman ang aktor na si Arjo Atayde, sa pormal na pagpiprisenta ng mga kandidato ng kanyang lokal na partido, ang Serbisyo Sa Bayan Party (SBP) nitong Sabado sa Gazebo Royale sa may Visayas Avenue.
QUEZON CITY – Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte and representatives of the local government announced the implementation of the No Contact Apprehension Program (NCAP) in the city. The program aims to enhance road safety, alleviate traffic congestion, and instill traffic discipline among motorists traversing the city.
MANILA – Metro Manila has a “high chance” of shifting to a lower alert level this week as COVID-19 figures improved, Malacañang said on Monday. Home to some 13 million people, the capital region is under alert 4 in a 5-step system until Friday.
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY–A tip from a former communist guerrilla has led to the discovery on Oct. 8 of 1,076 pieces of dynamites and anti-personnel mine (APM) in Sitio Malinao, Barangay Kalasungay, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon, the military said. Lt. Col. Edgardo Talaroc Jr., commander of the Army’s 8th Infantry Battalion, said the troops found the […]
ORDINARY laymen for sure were confused on all of those eight days of filing of certificates of candidacy (COCs). The biggest surprise was the filing of Senator Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa as candidate for president by the PDP LABAN.
DAVAO CITY – The local government of Jose Abad Santos (JAS) town in Davao Occidental has extended the temporary precautionary lockdown in its two barangays until October 16 to curb the surge of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).In a public post on Monday, Mayor Jason John Joyce said the…