A dangerous precedent
By On Apr 24th, 2015

Right after the Holy Week, 20 banks filed a petition with the Regional Trial Court of Makati to declare null and void Revenue Regulation 4-2011...

Counting summers
By On Apr 19th, 2015

We were ready for summer even if it came early this year, what with Holy Week beginning almost as soon as April did. Without a...

MTRCB inspects buses
On Apr 08th, 2015

On March 30, before the Holy Week rush out of the city, the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) inspected the Araneta Bus...

16-hour Caraballo forest fire spares pilgrimage site
By On Apr 06th, 2015

A 16-hour forest fire in the Caraballo mountains on Black Saturday almost gutted a pilgrimage site in Natividad town in the eastern part of the...

Espina: Nation had ‘very, very peaceful’ Holy Week break
By On Apr 06th, 2015

EXCEPT for some isolated incidents, the Holy Week break was generally peaceful, according to the Philippine National Police that deployed 60,000 of its men to...

Pope Francis urges end to ‘absurd violence’
On Apr 06th, 2015

VATICAN CITY–Pope Francis appealed Sunday for an end to “absurd violence” in hotspots around the world and said the international community must not stand by in the...

Traffic flow along expressways in North eases
On Apr 06th, 2015

DAGUPAN CITY—Police and officials manning the expressways in central and northern Luzon have intensified the monitoring of traffic flow as motorists return to Metro Manila...

4 drown in Iloilo, Oriental Mindoro
On Apr 06th, 2015

FOUR persons drowned in separate incidents in Iloilo and Calapan City in Oriental Mindoro during Holy Thursday and Good Friday, according to police reports. Two...