P45.7-M cocaine fished out of Catanduanes waters

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:57:47 +0000

    CAMP OLA, Albay – Around R45.7-M worth of suspected cocaine in seven brown packs were retrieved by three fishermen from the waters off Bagamanoc town in Catanduanes province on Monday afternoon. Chief Inspector Malu Calubaquib, Police Regional Office 5 (PRO-5) spokesperson, said the illegal drug was found by fishermen who are residents of […]

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DOTr gearing up for Holy Week travel rush

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:45:23 +0000

DOTr gearing up for Holy Week travel rush

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has directed all its offices and attached agencies to be ready to assist motorists and travelers during the Holy Week break. 

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Filipina granted asylum in Canada

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:54:01 +0000

Canada has granted asylum to a woman who helped Edward Snowden hide in Hong Kong after his leaks exposed US global surveillance programs, a refugee rights association said Monday. Vanessa Rodel and her 7-year-old daughter Keana were scheduled to arrive in Toronto later Monday on a flight from Hong Kong, the nonprofit organization For the […]

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Live-in couple killed in Cebu City drug bust

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:44:45 +0000

By CALVIN CORDOVA     CEBU CITY – Two live-in partners were killed and a man was wound­ed after a buy-bust operation re­sulted in a shootout in Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City, last Monday afternoon. Killed were Alex Cuyogan, 35, and Jhoanna Mae Delar. Resty Abellana, an alleged co­hort of the couple in selling illegal drugs, […]

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Manila Water waives fees for customers

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:35:33 +0000

By MADELAINE MIRAFLOR   Manila Water Company, Inc. is voluntarily waiving the fees for its customers, but Metropolitan Wa­terworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) said it is not enough for the Ayala-led company to make up for the unprecedented water sup­ply interruption it implemented in the past weeks. Yesterday, Manila Water Presi­dent and Chief Executive Officer […]

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Duterte set to sign national budget

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:32:05 +0000

  The 2019 General Appropriations Bill (GAB) is officially enrolled for President Duterte’s signature. This, after Senate President Vi­cente Sotto III signed yesterday ­the printed copy of the R3.757-trillion proposed budget for this year despite allegations about the supposed post-ratification realign­ments done by the House of Rep­resentatives. “I already signed the budget, the enrolled copy […]

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3 PNP execs relieved over P2-B investment scam

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:09:58 +0000

    By MARTIN SADONGDONG     Police General Oscar Albayalde, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, has ordered the immediate relief of three key officers of the Police Regional Office 12 (PRO-12) after they were linked to a P2-billion investment scam that allegedly victimized cops. Ordered relieved were Police Colonel Manuel Lukban Jr., PRO-12 regional […]

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Celebs in drugs watchlist won’t be named without Duterte’s approval

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:59:24 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Tuesday said the list of celebrities who were allegedly involved in the illegal drugs will not be released without verification and President Rodrigo Duterte’s approval.

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