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Nurse dies in hit-and-run incident

Nurse dies in hit-and-run incident

  BY MINKA TIANGCO     A 23-year-old nurse riding a bicycle died Sunday night in a hit-and-run incident  in dimly lit area in Ermita, Manila. Police identified the victim as Renz Jayson Perez, resident of Barangay 14 in Tondo, Manila. With the current limitations on mass transportation amid the general community quarantine (GCQ), Perez […]

Call for a revolutionary government illegal – IBP

  BY JEFFREY DAMICOG     The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) said on Monday it is illegal for any group to call for a revolutionary government. “There is no legal basis for any revolutionary government because the essence of a revolutionary government is that it is established outside the law, extra-constitutionally and extra-legally,” […]

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Parañaque compound under calibrated lockdown

  BY JEAN FERNANDO     The Parañaque City government placed a compound in Barangay San Isidro under 15-day calibrated and reasonable lockdown which will start on the eve of August 20 and will last at 12 midnight of September 3. Mayor Edwin Olivarez said the Silverio Compound will be placed under 15-day in order […]

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PH gets Avigan for trial vs COVID-19

  BY ROY C. MABASA     The Japanese government has announced the delivery of the oral antiviral drug Avigan to the Philippines for the start of the clinical trials to be administered to 100 Filipino COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) patients. In a statement on Thursday night, the Japanese Embassy said the Avigan tablets were […]

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P420,000 high-grade marijuana seized

A total of P420,000 worth of high-grade marijuana known as “kush” were seized in back-to-back buy-bust operations spearheaded by the Manila Police District  Station 5 Station Drug Enforcement Unit in the cities of Pasig and Mandaluyong Thursday. First to be arrested by the MPD Station 5 SDEU and Mandaluyong police at 6:30 p.m. were five […]

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A couple allegedly supplying high-caliber firearms and ammunition to the Maute Group, Abu Sayyaf Group, and rogue politicians were arrested in an entrapment operation in Valenzuela City Sunday, the Philippine National Police bared Monday. PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde identified the suspects as Edgardo Medel, 46, and his wife Rosemarie, 34, both of Daisy […]

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