Ship manning firm bares new BOC modus to link unsuspecting companies to smuggling

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 11:00:01 +0000

BACOLOD CITY—A top official of a ship manning company based here on Sunday (July 14) called for an investigation of reports that linked it to the illegal release of 641 shipping containers loaded with smuggled goods at the Port of Manila and the filing of charges against those behind the reports.

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Malacañang rejects UN rights investigation of drug killings

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 21:14:08 +0000

Malacañang rejects UN rights investigation of drug killings

Malacañang on Friday rejected a call by some members of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to probe the growing number of killings in President Duterte’s war on drugs, saying it was interfering in the country’s sovereignty.

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Palace: UN probe on Duterte drug war is clearly an ‘interference’

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 09:56:49 +0000

Palace: UN probe on Duterte drug war is clearly an ‘interference’

Malacañang maintained Friday that any investigation of the United Nations on President Duterte’s drug war would be interference in Philippine sovereignty.

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Ex-Malaysian PM’s stepson to be charged with money laundering

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 12:19:45 +0000

Ex-Malaysian PM’s stepson to be charged with money laundering

Malaysia’s anti-graft agency said Thursday it has detained Riza Aziz, the stepson of former Prime Minister Najib Razak and a Hollywood film producer, and will charge him with money laundering.

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MH17 team wants probe on Russian line of command

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 14:18:53 +0000

MH17 team wants probe on Russian line of command

The international team investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in 2014 said it wants to probe further the alleged Russian line of command behind the missile attack that killed 298 people.

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Criminal probe launched into Hungary tourist boat tragedy

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 30 May 2019 11:09:26 +0000

Criminal probe launched into Hungary tourist boat tragedy

Hungarian police said Thursday they have launched a criminal investigation into one of the country’s worst boat accidents that left seven South Korean tourists dead and 21 others missing.

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Trump move to declassify Russia intel draws sharp criticism

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Sat, 25 May 2019 02:09:43 +0000

Trump move to declassify Russia intel draws sharp criticism

President Donald Trump is defending his unprecedented decision to give his Justice Department chief unfettered access to the country’s

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White House escalates resistance to House probes

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 00:00:40 +0000

White House escalates resistance to House probes

The White House sharply escalated its resistance to congressional attempts to investigate President Donald Trump, notifying the House Judiciary panel Wednesday that it would refuse to comply with sweeping requests for documents and witness testimony while declaring that the legislative branch had no right to a “do-over” of the special counsel’s Russia probe.

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Sotto agrees in canceling Senate probe on ‘Bikoy’

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Wed, 08 May 2019 04:29:54 +0000

Sotto agrees in canceling Senate probe on 'Bikoy'

Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III agreed with Senator Panfilo Lacson in a decision to cancel Friday’s Senate hearing on “Bikoy.”

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