Live tarantulas, pythons seized in Marikina City

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2019 09:37:29 +0000

An Information Technology specialist has been arrested for alleged illegal possession and sale of live tarantulas and pythons worth at least P106,000 in Marikina City. Thirty-eight-year-old Rommel dela Cruz was allegedly selling the species to fund his travel as he starts a new job in Canada next month. He was apprehended last Oct. 9 following […]

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Murder case filed vs ‘drug queen’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2019 09:33:38 +0000

Police have filed a murder case against the alleged “drug queen” of Metro Manila, Guia Gomez Castro, in connection with the death of a rookie policeman in 2011. Police Major Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, the Chief Directorial Staff of the Philippine National Police, said that the filing of the case is a proof that drug syndicates […]

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PRO 7 chief tapped to lead Metro Manila police force

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 09:13:00 +0000

CEBU CITY – Police Brig. Gen. Debold Sinas is leaving the Philippine National Police Regional Central Visayas “with mixed emotions.” The 54-year-old Sinas is moving to the National Capital Region Police Office after serving as PRO 7 chief for one year and four months. “I have mixed emotions. I have learned to love Cebu and […]

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Fair weather this week

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 06 Oct 2019 09:15:19 +0000

Partly cloudy mornings and more localized rains in the afternoon or evening will prevail over most of the country in the next few days. Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration weather specialist Ezra Bulquerin said fair weather, apart from isolated rain showers, mostly in the afternoon or evening, will persist over Metro Manila, some […]

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Low-pressure area won’t intensify

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 05 Oct 2019 09:03:36 +0000

The low-pressure area east of the country is not expected to develop into a tropical cyclone but may continue to bring rains over parts of Northern Luzon. Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration weather specialist Meno Mendoza said the LPA was 455 kilometers east of Baler, Aurora yesterday morning. Aurora, Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva […]

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3 LRT stations closed for 9 months following fire

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 12:24:37 +0000

Operations at three Light Rail Transit Line 2 stations will be suspended for a maximum of nine months as they undergo repairs as a result of a fire that hit its transformers last Thursday. Light Rail Transit Authority spokesperson Hernan Cabrera said yesterday that the Santolan, Katipunan, and Anonas stations will be out of service […]

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ASG sub-leader nabbed in QC

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:04:42 +0000

An alleged sub-leader of the Abu Sayyaf Group was arrested in a joint police and military operation in Quezon City last week. National Capital Region Police Office director Police Major Gen. Guillermo Eleazar and acting Quezon City Police District chief Police Col. Ronnie Montejo identified the suspect who was presented yesterday at the QCPD headquarters […]

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Palace seeks aid for Star City fire victims

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 03 Oct 2019 09:50:19 +0000

Malacañang is counting on authorities to probe the fire that gutted the Star City amusement park while hoping for the swift recovery of those affected. Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar made the statement after expressing sadness over the park blaze last Wednesday and its impact on the employees. “It is a sad day for broadcasting […]

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Fair weather in PH

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 03 Oct 2019 08:12:54 +0000

The Philippines will experience generally fair weather with chances of localized thunderstorms, particularly in the afternoon or evening, in the next few days. Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration weather specialist Loriedin dela Cruz said the low-pressure area east of the country still has no direct effect over the country. As of yesterday morning, […]

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Laborer gunned down in Paranque

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 28 Sep 2019 09:27:51 +0000

A construction worker was gunned down inside his home by two men in Parañaque City last Friday. The victim was identified as Jerson Poliquit, 31, resident of Riverside 2, Barangay Tambo. Police identified the suspects as Rodel Vinzon, resident of Barangay Cabuco, Trece Martires City, Cavite, and Queen Cindy Florez, of Riverside 2, Barangay Tambo. […]

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