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Caloocan fire hurts 2, razes 10 houses

A fire destroyed roughly 10 homes and left two people injured early morning of January 25 on Villa Maria Street in Bisig ng Kabataan, Barangay 2, Caloocan City. Ronel Pavadora, 25, who suffered a cut to his right brow, was one of the victims, according to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP). Additionally, a 17-year-old boy su ...

Romeo Braceros Jr | 2 days ago

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UE mourns death of SHS student

The University of the East (UE) mourned the passing of a senior high school student from the Caloocan campus, after jumping from its building on Monday morning. “The student of the Caloocan Campus was promptly rushed to the nearby Manila Central University Hospital, and his immediate family members immediately notified. ...

Photo courtesy: UE Twitter

Patricia Francia Lachica | 3 days ago

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Fire hits Chinatown on Chinese New Year

A condominium building in Manila's Binondo district caught fire on Sunday afternoon, January 22. According to the Manila Bureau of Fire Protection, the fire spread to the building's 14th floor along Reina Regente St. Authorities stated that it started at 2:38 p.m. before being deemed unde ...

PHOTO: RAHA Volunteers Fire Department

Romeo Braceros Jr | 4 days ago

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‘Jealous’ teen stab dead classmate in QC

A Grade 7 student was fatally stabbed inside the Culiat High School in Quezon City on Friday morning by a “jealous” classmate, officials from the Quezon City Police District said. Police reported that the 15-year-old suspect was detained at the Salaam Compound in Barangay Culiat, while the 13-year-old student died ...

Romeo Braceros Jr | 6 days ago

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Pasay City police seize P652K worth of shabu

The authorities seized P652,000 worth of ‘shabu’ in a buy-bust operation in Pasay City on Thursday, January 19.  Police chief Colonel Froilan Uy reported that Ronald Parisan, also known as Nald, was apprehended at around 10 p.m. at the intersection of Chapel Road and NAIA Road in Pasay City's Barangay 194 ...

GDM | 1 week ago

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QC readies Amoranto sports complex for int’l tournaments

With the renovated Amoranto Sports Complex in Barangay Paligsahan, Quezon City hopes to claim the title of "Sports Capital of the Philippines."  The complex features an arena with 3,500 seats, an Olympic-sized swimming pool with 10 lanes, an open tennis court, and an indoor sports facility with basket ...

Photo courtesy: Quezon City Government

GDM | 2 weeks ago

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Over P89M worth of shabu seized in Las Piñas City

Police officers seized over P89 million of "shabu," or crystal meth, during an anti-illegal drug operation conducted in Las Piñas City.  The authorities identified the 25-year-old female suspect as Jolle Ann Cuer y Trimonia. The police were able to confiscate 13,175 grams of ...

GDM | 2 weeks ago

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PAGASA: Thunderstorm less likely to develop over NCR

The weather bureau reported that a low-pressure area (LPA) and northeast monsoon, or "amihan," will be bringing cloudy skies and rains to most parts of the country, but a thunderstorm would be less likely to develop over the National Capital Region (NCR) within 12 hours.   Despite reporting that ...

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Ryan Louis Mantilla | 2 weeks ago

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QCPD seized over P230K worth of 'shabu'

The Quezon City authorities arrested seven drug suspects and seized P231,200 worth of "shabu" during the anti-criminality and anti-illegal drug operations in the said town.   Police Brigadier General Nicolas D. Torre III, the director of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD), announced the captu ...

PHOTO: Pio QCPD

Ryan Louis Mantilla | 3 weeks ago

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QC’s Joy Belmonte backs call for resignation of colonels, generals

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has joined the call of Interior Secretary Benhur Abalos for the resignation of generals and full colonels who are supposedly involved in the illegal drug trade.  Belmonte said that the Local Government of Quezon City, through the QC Anti-Drug Abuse Advisory Council, is aware of the extent a ...

GDM | 3 weeks ago