Philippine News/Info

LUCENA CITY, Philippines — Police arrested five suspected pushers of shabu (crystal meth) and marijuana in separate buy-bust operations in Lucena City and Tayabas City in Quezon province on Thursday, police said.

Lt. Colonel Romulo Albacea, city police chief, said suspects Roy Joseph Almagro and Alan Louie Magpayo were nabbed [...]

Fri, Nov 22, 2019 12:37:00 AM, Continue reading at the source

Play has long been considered essential in the development of children as it helps them gain essential knowledge and skills, according to a 2018 UNICEF advocacy brief on playful learning.

Then UNICEF chief of education Lulay De Vera-Mateo also said in May 2013 that playtime helps in building for children a [...]

Fri, Nov 22, 2019 12:24:00 AM, Continue reading at the source

MANILA, Philippines — A Philippine Airlines (PAL) plane was forced to return back to the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Friday (Philippine time) after experiencing a “technical problem” shortly after take-off.

“We confirm that our Philippine Airlines Flight PR113 , departing from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) approximately 11:12 a.m. [...]

Thu, Nov 21, 2019 11:59:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

MANILA, Philippines — Police recovered some P1.3 million worth of suspected “shabu” (crystal meth) in a buy-bust operation in Quezon City Thursday.

A report from the National Capital Region Police Office said anti-drug operatives seized around 200 grams of shabu from the suspects identified as Albert John Pakingan, Kirby Angelo [...]

Thu, Nov 21, 2019 11:56:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Storm Sarah is no longer expected to bring significant rainfall in the country as it moves to the southern Ryukus of Japan, the state weather bureau said Friday.

Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), in its 5 a.m. weather bulletin, said all Tropical Cyclone Wind [...]

Thu, Nov 21, 2019 11:03:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Naaresto ng mga pulis ang isang ama at dalawa nitong anak na lalaki sa aktong nagbebenta ng ma­ri­juana, kamakalawa ng gabi sa Makati City. [...]
Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Patay ang dalawang pinaghihinalaang notor­yus na drug pushers habang apat pa ang nasakote nang makasagupa ang tropa ng pamahalaan sa naganap na magkakahiwalay na drug bust operation sa Tawi-Tawi at Maguinda­nao, kamakalawa. [...]
Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Inatado ng taga ng isang mister ang kanyang misis na isang overseas Filipino worker ma­tapos ang mainitang pagtatalo, kamakalawa sa Brgy. Dumadalig, Tanta­ngan, South Cotabato. [...]
Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Patuloy ang pag-unlad ng Palayan City, Nueva Ecija dahil sa pagdumog ngayon ng iba’t ibang foreign firm at International Business Process Outsourcing. [...]
Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Tuluy-tuloy pa rin ang isinusulong ng pamu­nuan ng Department of Transportation na Public Utility Vehicle Mo­dernization Program. [...]
Thu, Nov 21, 2019 4:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source