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Malacanang says Dacera case not yet closed

As if slamming the police’s handling of the case, Malacañang said it does not believe that the case of Christine Angela Dacera is already...

MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim passes away at 65 due to heart attack

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chair Danilo Lim passed away on Wednesday morning after suffering a heart attack about a week after he tested...

PNP says Dacera case ‘closed’ with arrest, indictment of 3 suspects

The Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Monday that the case of the 23-year old Christine Angelica Dacera, who was found dead in a hotel...

Maguindanao town mayor escapes ambush; 4 companions hurt

A town mayor in this province was unscathed in a Sunday afternoon ambush but four of his relief workers were wounded, reports said. Mayor Reynalbert...

Presidential media task force blasts findings on state of PH press freedom

The Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) criticized on Sunday the biased and contradicting year-end reports issued by so-called media watchdogs that portrayed...

Students reportedly selling sexy photos, videos online to raise cash for education

Cash-strapped female students are reportedly resorting to selling their sensual photos and videos online so they can have funds for their distance-learning education, a...

Female police officer arrested in Malabon for illegally firing gun

A female police officer was arrested for firing her gun in Malabon City on New Year's Eve, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said on...

UN angry at Trump’s granting of pardon to 4 Blackwater personnel convicted of killing...

President Donald Trump's pardon last week of four former Blackwater Worldwide military contractors convicted of killing 14 Iraqis in 2007 violates US obligations under...

Kuwait court sentences to death killer of OFW

A female overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who was killed by a Kuwaiti woman has been given justice by the country’s court, by sentencing the...

Duterte names 9 lawmakers allegedly involved in corruption

After initially refusing to name lawmakers who allegedly demanded kickbacks from project contractors, President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Monday night finally bared their names. Duterte...