Police, Army foil bomb try in Maguindanao

DATU ODIN SINSUAT, MAGUINDANAO – Police and military authorities, acting on tips from civilians and concerned citizens, foiled a bombing attempt in Cotabato City, seizing a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) on Thursday afternoon in Barangay Awang here.

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Angono cops apologize for victim blaming anti-rape ‘reminders’

Angono cops apologize for victim blaming anti-rape ‘reminders’

The Angono Municipal Police in Rizal said sorry Thursday over its Facebook post that suggested ways for women to avoid rape.

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P1.7M worth of shabu seized in Cotabato City

Anti-narcotics operatives arrested a suspected big-time drug dealer here and seized from him an estimated P1.7 million worth of suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride).

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8 dead, 56 injured as jeepney crashes into other vehicles in Pagadian City

Jeepney on its side

Eight were killed and 56 were injured as an overloaded passenger jeepney that had lost its brakes crashed into two other vehicles and rolled over in Barangay Dao in Pagadian City on Wednesday.

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Family abducted in Zamboanga del Norte rescued in Sulu

Six members of the Javier family earlier abducted by kidnap-for-ransom group here were rescued Tuesday night in an undisclosed location in Talipao town, Sulu province.

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Cebu antidrug ops result in 2 dead suspects

Cebu antidrug ops result in 2 dead suspects

CEBU CITY – The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) conducted simultaneous antidrug operations in Cebu early Wednesday that led to the death of two suspects and the wounding of a third. Chief Supt. Debold Sinas, PRO-7 director, said search and arrest warrants were served simultaneously in the cities of Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Cebu and […]

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Week-long march from Southern Tagalog to SONA kicks off in Calamba

Amid heavy rains, activists from Southern Luzon kicked off Tuesday a seven-day march from the provinces to President Duterte’s third State of the Nation Address (SONA) next week.

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COA: Full operations of Apeco are in doubt

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — Although the national government had invested up to P1 billion since 2008 to develop a 12,923-hectare free port in Aurora province, there has been no evidence that the free port was ready to be fully operational by 2021, according to the Commission on Audit (COA).

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