US citizen, maid found dead in Dagupan

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 10:44:09 +0000

DAGUPAN CITY – A 68-year-old US citizen and her maid were found dead in a house being constructed in Barangay Lasip Grande here Friday. Police identified the victims as Rosalina Esteves, 68, a US citizen, and Lorraine Camid, 39, stay-in house helper, of Mangaldan, Pangasinan. Investigation revealed that 39-year-old construction worker Jonathan Zamudio, also of […]

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SK ‘kagawad’ in Cavite arrested in buy-bust op

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 10:40:10 +0000

A Sangguniang Kabataan “kagawad” (councilman) and two of his cohorts were arrested by the police after they allegedly yielded sachets of dried marijuana leaves in a buy-bust operation in Rosario, Cavite yesterday. PO1 Ricardo Mendoza, case investigator, identified the suspects as Henry Oyao alias “JR,” 22, SK kagawad; Elmer Obiana, alias “Agler,” 27; and a […]

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Syrian teacher killed in North Cotabato attack

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 10:38:11 +0000

KIDAPAWAN CITY – Gunmen shot dead a Syrian Islamic teacher and wounded his wife in a daring attack at the victims’ house in Carmen, North Cotabato Friday. The Carmen police named the fatality only as Sheik Wasif and his wounded ethnic Maguindanaoan Muslim spouse as Tayaan Ambag. Wasif, a Muslim missionary from Syria, was a […]

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Fil-Am wanted for child porn nabbed in Clark

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:41:40 +0000

A Filipino-American who is wanted for child pornography in Nevada, United States was arrested by the police in Pampanga the other day after two years of hiding. Manila Police District director Chief Supt. Vicente Danao Jr. identified the suspect as Joel Pasay, 56, married, temporarily residing at Deca Homes Clark, Angeles City, Pampanga. Danao said […]

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Cebu Archbishop Palma seeks justice for Christine

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:32:36 +0000

CEBU CITY – Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma is hoping for the speedy resolution of the case involving the brutal killing of a 16-year-old girl in Barangay Bankal, Lapu-Lapu City. “I am appealing to the perpetrators to surrender. We are praying for justice for the family of the victim,” said Palma. It has been a week […]

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Tropical depression enters PAR, named ‘Chedeng’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:16:32 +0000

The tropical depression off the Pacific Ocean entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility yesterday and was named “Chedeng.” The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said Chedeng, with maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 60 kph, was located at 980 kilometers east of Mindanao before noon yesterday. […]

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Man arrested in Davao suspect in Cebu girl’s murder

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:46:38 +0000

The Philippine National Police spokesman has confirmed that the 32-year-old construction worker they arrested in Davao last Friday is now considered as a suspect in the gruesome murder of a 16-year-old girl in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu. Senior Supt. Bernard Banac said they have reasons to believe that Jonas Martel Bueno is one of the suspects […]

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Murder raps filed vs Sytin slay suspects

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:39:06 +0000

A murder complaint has been filed before the Department of Justice against businessman Dennis Sytin over the killing of his older brother Dominic in Olongapo City last November. Dominic’s wife, Anna Marietta, and the Olongapo City police station filed the complaint. In the complaint, Dennis is accused of committing murder and frustrated murder in connection […]

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Tropical depression may make landfall

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:10:49 +0000

Amid a prevailing weak El Niño, a tropical depression off the Pacific coast may make landfall over Davao Oriental and bring rains over parts of Mindanao early this week, according to the State weather bureau. As of yesterday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said the tropical depression was 1,505 kilometers east […]

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DENR: Metro water situation to improve

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:06:12 +0000

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources sees an improving situation in the coming weeks in light of the water service interruptions experienced in some parts of Metro Manila. The additional water supply from the National Water Resource Board, Maynilad Water, including the water treatment plant of Manila Water in Cardona, Rizal, could help improve […]

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