Bersamin bids farewell to SC

MANILA -- Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin on Monday formally bid farewell to officials and employees of the Supreme Court (SC) during his last flag-raising ceremony at the SC compound. Bersamin is reaching the mandatory retirement age of 70 on Thursday, October 17.

"Continue doing …

Read More

Manila, DA launch ‘Kadiwa’ project

MANILA -- The city government of Manila and the Department of Agriculture (DA) launched on Monday a "Kadiwa" grocery outlet that would sell fruits, vegetables, and meat products at reasonably low prices at the inner court of the city hall.

Mayor Francisco Isko Moreno Domagoso …

Read More

Albayalde has had enough: Palace

MANILA -- General Oscar Albayalde resigned as chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) because he is tired of hearing "false and unfair" accusations about his involvement in illegal drugs, MalacaAang said on Monday.

Well, that's his call. I can only speculate that perhaps he …

Read More

Albayalde steps down as PNP chief

MANILA -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde relinquished his post as he goes into non-duty status (NDS) effective Monday barely more than three weeks before his mandatory retirement amid allegations dragging him into the reselling of seized illegal drugs.

He said his …

Read More

ITCZ to bring rain showers Monday

MANILA -- The intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) will bring scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in some parts of the country on Monday.

In its 4 a.m. weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Zamboanga Peninsula, northern Mindanao, Western Visayas and …

Read More