Friday , 20 January 2017

Local News

Car-shop owner gunned down inside garage in Antipolo village

A reader reports that H3 Autoworks co-owner Bong Hilario was shot dead by an unidentified gunman at a little past noon today inside his shop’s garage. H3 Autoworks is a car shop located in Bankers Village in Antipolo. Hilario co-owned the shop with his two brothers, hence the “H3” name. According to Christopher Joseph Misanes, who lives in the same ... Read More »

Hagupit’ will make landfall in Eastern Visayas

As Typhoon Ruby (international name: Hagupit) continues to move towards the Philippines, 56 provinces were declared ‘critical’ by both the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) and the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), reports GMA News. These provinces can be found across Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Northern Mindanao. Alert Level A Areas placed under Alert ... Read More »

Yolanda’-like typhoon threatens to hit PH by Friday

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) is keeping track of Typhoon Hagupit (international name), a massive storm heading towards the Philippines. Once the storm enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) by Thursday, it will be renamed as ‘Ruby’. The name ‘Hagupit’ is a contribution from the Philippines to the international pool of typhoon names. It is ... Read More »

Bureau of Customs activates online balikbayan box tracker

As deliveries of packages and parcels from overseas Filipinos surge in time for the Christmas season, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has launched an online tracker that will enable recipients of balikbayan boxes to check on the status of their packages. The tracker contains the list of all balikbayan box shipments lodged by local cargo forwarders with the BOC, the ... Read More »

VIDEO: Maserati driver who allegedly assaulted traffic enforcer finally shows up, says he was the real victim

MANILA, Philippines—Joseph Russel Ingco, the blue Maserati-driving businessman tagged as the main suspect in the verbal and physical assault on an MMDA officer, appeared on a television show with his attorney Friday night and claimed he is actually the real victim of the incident. He denied breaking traffic rules and said it was Metropolitan Manila Development Authority constable Jorbe Adriatico ... Read More »

2 female suspects nabbed for carrying P1.5M worth of shabu in Naga City

PHILIPPINES – A series of drug raids which has been carried out by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) led to the arrest of several persons caught in the anti-illegal drug operations. As a result, two female suspects were nabbed by authorities after they were caught carrying around P1.5 million worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride or the so-called shabu in an ... Read More »

VIRAL: Worm found on Mcdonald’s Burger

Mcdonald’s burger had a worm on it. image source: facebook account of Nikki Vea A woman from Davao found an interesting ingredient on the cheeseburger that she bought on one of the leading fastfood chains in the world. According to viral4real.com, A woman named Susan Longuinsa 33 years old rushed to San Pedro police station to file a complaint about ... Read More »

VIRAL: Live in partner attacked MMDA enforcer when pulled over

Pulled over couple attacked and hit MMDA officer image source: abs-cbnnews A couple that was living together was arrested because of hurting the MMDA Traffic Enforcer. The couple named Edwin Girimbao, 26 and Roselyn Garcia 25 were pulled over by the traffic enforcer along the C-5 Road corner Greenmeadow Avenue in Barangay Bagumbayan, Quezon City on November 16, 2014. Their ... Read More »

Three nurses killed, four others injured in C-5 vehicle mishap

MANILA, Philippines – A sports utility vehicle (SUV) smashed into a public utility van somewhere along the C-5 Ortigas flyover in Pasig City, reports said on Monday. The deadly incident happened earlier on Monday, around 2:30 in the morning. Three nurses were reported to have been killed and four others were badly hurt. According to the authorities, the driver of ... Read More »