MANILA Operatives of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) arrested a total of 13 wanted persons in separate operations conducted nationwide on Tuesday, Police Director Benjamin Magalong, CIDG Chief reported on Wednesday.
MANILA The House committee on Overseas Workers Affairs on Wednesday appealed to the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) to stop the Php 550 terminal fee integration (TFI) to airline tickets of the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) while waiting for the judgment of the court on the implementation.
MANILA With various body now investigating the bloody Jan. 25 Mamasapano, Maguindanao incident, which killed 44 Special Action Force (SAF) members, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is appealing to the Filipino people to continue supporting the brave and dedicated men and women in the uniformed service.
MANILA With a six-minute video showing a dying Special Action Force (SAF) trooper being executed now making its rounds in the social media, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Wednesday said that this incident shows the "gory, brutal and merciless killing of wounded and defenseless men in uniform."
MANILA The Philippine National Police- National Capital Region Police Office (PNP-NCRPO) will start its orientation on Thursday of ranking regional police officers in preparation for the launching of "Oplan Lambat-Sibat" in Regions III and IV-A.
MANILA An Italian priest in Mindanao has apologized on behalf of the people, mostly Christians who are pushing for a total war in the region, in the light of the recent clash between government forces and Muslim armed men in Mamasapano, Maguindanao.
MANILA The Palace is expectant that the House of Representatives and the Senate hearings on the Mamasapano incident will shed light on the issue and help lawmakers on their thoughts about the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
MANILA Muslim lawmakers on Wednesday appealed to their colleagues to remain rational and not let emotions run high as the House of Representatives started its probe in the Mamasapano incident, saying that Congress must be mindful of the implications of the investigation to the peace process and the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
MANILA The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced on Wednesday that the construction of the Sen. Gil Puyat Ave./Makati Ave.-Paseo de Roxas Vehicle Underpass Project worth PhP1.27 billion will start in April.
MANILA The Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Wednesday that the 15 Special Action Force (SAF) troopers who survived in the Mamasapano encounter last Jan. 25 are still confined at the PNP General Hospital at Camp Crame, Quezon City.
MANILA Senate President Franklin Drilon on Wednesday admitted that passing the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has become more complicated but agreed with Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. that the bloody Mamasapano encounter should not hinder efforts to achieve peace in Mindanao.