PBA to donate to Taal eruption victims

The Philippine Basketball Association will hand out donations to victims of the Taal Volcano eruption in the province of Batangas.

Commissioner Willie Marcial, a native of Batangas City, said the league would give PHP1 million and 500 pairs of slippers to the Batangas provincial government, …

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ICC has no right to pursue probe vs. Duterte: Palace

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has no authority to continue its preliminary examination on President Rodrigo Duterte's anti-narcotics campaign after lawyer Jude Sabio dropped the communication he filed before the international tribunal, MalacaAang insisted Thursday.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made the remarks following reports that …

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3 drug suspects nabbed in Zamboanga

Two high-value targets ((HVTs) and another drug personality were arrested in separate anti-drug operations in this southern port city, a police official said Tuesday.

Maj. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9) information officer, identified the arrested HVTs as Rodman Reyes, 20, and Jover Faustino, 27, …

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3 drug suspects nabbed in Zamboanga

Two high-value targets ((HVTs) and another drug personality were arrested in separate anti-drug operations in this southern port city, a police official said Tuesday.

Maj. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9) information officer, identified the arrested HVTs as Rodman Reyes, 20, and Jover Faustino, 27, …

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DOH steps up Taal eruption response

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Tuesday said the department has augmented the resources of its regional offices in response to the recent Taal Volcano eruption.

We have sent drugs, medicines such as eye drops and asthma medication, medical supplies including N95 and surgical face …

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DOH steps up Taal eruption response

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Tuesday said the department has augmented the resources of its regional offices in response to the recent Taal Volcano eruption.

We have sent drugs, medicines such as eye drops and asthma medication, medical supplies including N95 and surgical face …

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Manila-Basco flights canceled due to bad weather

Four flights between Manila and Basco, Batanes were canceled on Sunday due to bad weather, the Manila International Airport Authority reported.

These flights were Skyjet (M8) 816/817, and CebGo (DG) 6009/6010 Manila-Basco-Manila.

The weather bureau earlier forecast light rains over Batanes, and moderate to strong …

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NBI to probe killing of ex-Batangas solon

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday said the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) will conduct a separate inquiry into the alleged killing of former Batangas congressman Edgar Mendoza.

I will now order the NBI to assist the police in investigating and finding the perpetrators of …

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Rains over parts of Mindanao Wednesday

Rains will pour over parts of Mindanao on Wednesday due to the intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ).

In its 4 a.m. weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Caraga and Davao Region will have cloudy skies with scattered rains showers or …

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PH raises alert level 4 in Iraq

The Philippine government has raised the crisis alert level in Iraq to 4 or mandatory evacuation, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed Wednesday.

Iran has launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against US military and coalition forces in Iraq, the Pentagon confirmed Tuesday …

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PCOO’s Instagram page hacked

The official Instagram account of the Presidential Communications Office (PCOO) has been hacked, a Communications official announced on Wednesday.

PCOO Assistant Secretary for Global Media and Public Affairs Jusan Vincent Arcena denounced the attempt by still unidentified individuals to have access to the Communications department's …

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Arson eyed in Zambo school fire

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said it is doing an in-depth probe to unmask the culprit behind the fire that razed a public school building here.

Senior Insp. Douglas Zabala, deputy city fire marshal, on Friday said they believe the school building of the …

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