Taguig gives P4,000 aid to PUV drivers

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 06:42:30 +0000

The city government of Taguig City has started distributing P4,000 cash assistance to jeepney, tricycle, and pedicab drivers to help them cope with the enhanced community quarantine. According to the city government, the financial assistance was initially distributed at the Taguig City University to 700 members of various transport organizations in the city. “The (initial) […]

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Barangay volunteer gunned down in QC

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 07:42:54 +0000

A 38-year-old barangay volunteer was gunned down by four men onboard two motorcycles last Wednesday in Quezon City. Police Lt. Col. Romulus Gadaoni, Quezon City Police District Station 6 (Batasan) commander, identified the victim as Ronald Cumayas, who was allegedly under the drug watchlist. The QCPD-CIDU said that the incident happened on Eagle St., Sitio […]

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QC residents held after staging rally for food assistance

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:20:20 +0000

By JOSEPH PEDRAJAS Several residents in Quezon City affected by the Luzon lockdown were arrested after they gathered on EDSA to ask for food yesterday. In a video uploaded by DZMM on its social media account, police in fatigue uniform were seen running after dozens of people, pinning down and handcuffed those they were able […]

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San Juan City Mayor Zamora on self-quarantine

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 07:45:24 +0000

  By JHON ALDRIN CASINAS San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora said yesterday that he is under  self-quarantine after one of his staff tested positive for COVID-19. “This morning at around 10 a.m., I was informed by our City Health Officer that one of my staff in the Mayor’s Office tested positive for COVID-19,” Zamora […]

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Pasig no longer requires quarantine pass for residents

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2020 07:59:35 +0000

Quarantine passes will no longer be required in Pasig City, Mayor Vico Sotto said yesterday, noting that the passes were “useless” because people will still have to be asked of their purpose for leaving their homes amid the enhanced community quarantine. “We do not need quarantine passes within Pasig jurisdiction,” Sotto said. “Malinaw naman ang […]

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Manila court clears hacker of poll website

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 10:14:48 +0000

A Manila Regional Trial Court has dismissed the cybercrime charges filed against Paul Biteng, who was accused of hacking the Commission on Elections website and leaking data in 2016. Presiding Judge Thelma Bunyi-Medina of the Manila RTC Branch 32 acquitted Biteng of charges for violating Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 […]

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Chinese gunned down in VIP room

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 10:13:52 +0000

A Chinese man was gunned down while his wife was injured during a shooting incident involving three other Chinese men inside the VIP room of a restaurant in Makati City Thursday. Police Major Gideon Ines Jr., Makati police Investigation Unit chief, identified the fatality as Yin Jian Tao, 33, an Information Technology employee. Injured was […]

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Weekend weather: NE monsoon prevails

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 08:56:18 +0000

Expect overcast skies and low temperatures this weekend as the northeast monsoon or “amihan” still persists across the country. PAGASA weather specialist Meno Mendoza said the country is less likely to be affected by a low-pressure area or tropical cyclone in the next two to three days. The northeast monsoon will continue to be the […]

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LPA to bring rains in Mindanao

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 06:40:27 +0000

  A low-pressure area east of Mindanao could bring rains and thunderstorms over Mindanao in the coming days, PAGASA said yesterday. PAGASA weather specialist Aldczar Aurelio said the LPA entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility yesterday morning and  was estimated 1,015 kilometers east of Davao City. The weather disturbance has a slim chance of developing […]

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Mid-week rains from LPA

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 10:35:38 +0000

The low-pressure area east of the country will likely bring some rains over Visayas and Mindanao by the middle of this week. PAGASA weather specialist Joey Figuracion said the LPA is still outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility or around 1,550 kilometers east of Mindanao yesterday morning. It will likely enter the PAR today. The […]

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