Protection of IPs alive, robust in PH: NCIP

BRUSSELS, Belgium Contrary to the bad picture being painted by communist-linked groups, an official of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) said the protection of indigenous peoples in the Philippines is alive and robust.

This, according to lawyer Norberto M. Navarro, NCIP Commissioner, in …

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Fair weather over PH Wednesday

MANILA Fair weather will prevail over most parts of the country but the northeast monsoon continues to affect Luzon Wednesday.

In its 4 a.m. weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Region, provinces of Quezon and …

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PRRD promotes PCG Commandant to Admiral

MANILA President Rodrigo R. Duterte has promoted the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Commandant from Vice Admiral to Admiral the highest rank of a PCG commissioned officer.

Duterte has approved the promotion of Admiral Joel Garcia effective Dec. 9, 2019. He formally took oath at the …

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Wounded troops get Christmas gifts

MANILA In recognition of their service to the country, Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana gave Christmas gifts to 36 soldiers who were wounded in action.

The gift-giving took place at the Army General Hospital in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, said PA spokesperson …

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Eleazar wants SAF to go after drug lords

MANILA To further intensify the government's crackdown on illegal drugs, the Special Action Force (SAF) should be included in the anti-drug campaign, especially against high-value targets or big-time drug lords, a ranking official of the Philippine National Police (PNP) said.

Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, the …

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Eleazar wants SAF to go after drug lords

MANILA To further intensify the government's crackdown on illegal drugs, the Special Action Force (SAF) should be included in the anti-drug campaign, especially against high-value targets or big-time drug lords, a ranking official of the Philippine National Police (PNP) said.

Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, the …

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Perjury raps filed vs. Reds-linked group exec

MANILA The Quezon City Prosecutor's Office has filed perjury charges against a key official of a group which the military alleged solicited foreign funding from international organizations to fund indoctrination recruitment schools run by the terrorist Communist Party of the Philippines - New People's Army …

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Perjury raps filed vs. Reds-linked group exec

MANILA The Quezon City Prosecutor's Office has filed perjury charges against a key official of a group which the military alleged solicited foreign funding from international organizations to fund indoctrination recruitment schools run by the terrorist Communist Party of the Philippines - New People's Army …

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DOJ welcomes 17 new prosecutors

MANILA The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday announced new prosecutors appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte for vacancies in the National Prosecution Service (NPS).

In a statement, DOJ spokesperson Undersecretary Markk Perete said the following have been appointed:

Ruby Jane Sintin Pena DOJ, NPS, Office …

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DOJ welcomes 17 new prosecutors

MANILA The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday announced new prosecutors appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte for vacancies in the National Prosecution Service (NPS).

In a statement, DOJ spokesperson Undersecretary Markk Perete said the following have been appointed:

Ruby Jane Sintin Pena DOJ, NPS, Office …

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