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July 03, 2022 - Sunday
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Davao City, Philippines

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Pasig employee arrested over robbery extortion charges

Two individuals were arrested during an entrapment by authorities on Friday, including an employee from the Pasig City Hall, over allegations of robbery and extortion. Before the entrapment operation, a complainant was referred to Atty. Jeronimo Manzanero, Pasig City Hall Administrator. He then sought an in-depth investigation and furt ...

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Catherine Cueto | 7 hours ago

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P2M worth of shabu seized in Las Piñas

The Southern Police District has announced the arrest of two individuals and confiscation of more or less 300 grams of shabu in a buy-bust operation conducted by the Drug Enforcement Unit operatives. According to the report, a buy-bust operation resulted in the arrest of two women. Confiscated were plastic bags containing a w ...

GDM | 9 hours ago

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22K indigents get P175-M PCSO medical aid in June

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) released over PHP175.26 million medical assistance to 22,539 eligible beneficiaries nationwide in June. Citing the latest data released on Friday, the PCSO said the funds were released to beneficiaries through the agency's Medical Access Program (MAP). ...

GDM | 13 hours ago

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Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano hard at work shortly after oath-taking

Shortly after taking her oath of office as the City's highest elected official, Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano started her day visiting programs currently being implemented. Cayetano first checked the Taguig Love Caravan in Barangay Balagtas Covered Court, Lower Bicutan, where Taguigeños benefited from free medical and dental se ...

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Glen Jacob Jose | 1 day ago

Metro

Manila Water releases desludging schedule for July

Manila Water has announced its desludging scheduled for July as it encourages its customers to avail of the services to prevent clogging of their septic vaults, helping protect waterways, creeks, and rivers from untreated septic tank overflows. Manila Water assured that barangays scheduled for this month would not be charged any additi ...

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Glen Jacob Jose | 1 day ago

Metro

Cop arrested for allegedly using his profession to steal car

Anti-scalawag operatives of the Philippine National Police (PNP) arrested a policeman who was wanted for at least two carnapping cases in a follow-up operation in Cotabato City. Patrolman Jassim Muhammad Plaza Aking was assigned to the Regional Mobile Force Batallion, Police Regional Office Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindan ...

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GDM | 1 day ago

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MRT-3’s 'Libreng Sakay' ends

The free rides and antigen testing on the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) end on Thursday, June 30. Since it began on March 28, 2022, the "Libreng Sakay" (free ride) initiative has been extended twice, for a total of more than three months. The free-riding program was intended to commemorate the completion of the ...

Aira Miranda | 2 days ago

Metro

At least 1,000 protesters vs Marcos gather at Plaza Miranda

At least 1,000 protesters on Thursday gathered at Plaza Miranda to mark the first demonstration against the new administration of Ferdinand Marcos Jr. The Manila Police District (MPD) estimated the crowd at 1,000, attended by members of the progressive Makabayan coalition. They carried placards calling for a rollback of fuel ...

GDM | 2 days ago

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Valenzuela opens new training center for DRR office

Outgoing Valenzuela mayor Rex Gatchalian on Monday opened the new training center of the Valenzuela City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (VCDRRMO). It took six years for the office to finally have its own training center, a six-storey building that has facilities intended to strengthen the skills of the city&rsquo ...

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GDM | 2 days ago

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Lani commits to provide comfortable lives for Taguig residents

Taguig City Mayor Lani Cayetano on Thursday took her oath as the city's highest elected official Thursday as she committed under her administration in ensuring peaceful and comfortable lives for all of her constituents.   "Tahimik at komportableng buhay yan po ang ating dalangin para sa bawat pamilyang Taguigenos. Pat ...

Glen Jacob Jose | 2 days ago