By EJ Roque May 14, 2019, 12:23 am MANILA – Malacañang on Monday commended ‘everyone’ for a peaceful 2019 midterm elections and urged the public to remain vigilant as vote counting proceeds. “As counting begins, we call on everyone to be vigilant and be on guard against any act of irregularity in the election,” Presidential Spokesperson Salvador...
MORE TOURISTS, MORE FUN. Tourists flock world-famous Boracay Island before its temporary closure for rehabilitation last year. Latest data from the Department of Tourism show that tourist arrivals in the country increased by 7.59 percent in the first quarter of 2019.
With the finding of probable cause for libel, Chief Prosecutor Vimar Barcellano recommended the immediate filing of criminal complaints against three ABS CBN executives: Drilon, Lozano, and Borromeo in the Quezon City courts.
The filing of criminal cases carries with it the issuance of warrants of arrest for the three executives.
The Philippines is surrounded by water, which means 97 percent of tourists arrive by air. That makes it vital for us to build more gateways as well as improve the existing ones we already have," Tourism chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said.
The government received the highest point of "excellent" +72 on the issue of helping the poor, followed by a "very good" +58 points on fighting terrorism and reconstructing Marawi almost two years since the siege that battered the city.
By Azer Parrocha / PNA MANILA — It is up to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to file charges against the hooded man claiming to be “Bikoy” in the video series accusing President Rodrigo Duterte’s family and allies as part of the illegal drug trade, Malacañang said on Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this...
By Benjamin Pulta, PNA MANILA — Embattled blogger Rodel Jayme underwent inquest proceedings before the Department of Justice (DOJ) Thursday after the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) recommended charges of “inciting to sedition” against him. In its charge sheet filed before the inquest prosecutor, the NBI Task Force on Cybercrime Division (CCD) under Senior Agent Francis...
A magnitude of 6.1 earthquake jolted parts of Central Luzon on Monday afternoon, Apr 22 (PHT), sustaining infrastructure damages across its towns.
Intensity 5 -San Felipe, Zambales; Malolos and Obando, Bulacan; Quezon City; Lipa, Batangas; Manila City; Abucay, Bataan; Valenzuela City; Magalang, Pampanga
Intensity 4 - Pasig City; Makati City; Caloocan City; Meycauayan and San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan; Floridablanca, Pampanga; Villasis, Pangasinan; Villasis, Pangasinan; Baguio City; Marikina City; Las Pinas City
Intensity 3 - Lucban, Quezon; Muntinlupa City, Cabanatuan City; Palayan City; Gapan City; Santo Domingo and Talavera, Nueva Ecija
Intensity 2 - Baler, Aurora