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Update: “Dragon” Melvin Odicta and wife shot dead

Update: “Dragon” Melvin Odicta and wife shot dead

The bodies of the slain Odicta couple, suspected drug lords have arrived in their home city of ...

“Dragon” Melvin Odicta and wife shot dead

“Dragon” Melvin Odicta and wife shot dead

Aklan Police Provincial Director Senior Superintendent John Mitchell Jamili confirmed that suspected Iloilo druglord Melvin “Dragon” Odicta and ...

Suspected Drug Pusher Killed In Roxas City

Suspected Drug Pusher Killed In Roxas City

A suspected drug pusher involved in an early morning drug buy bust was shot and killed by ...

Crime Incidence Comparison July 2015 vs 2016

Crime Incidence Comparison July 2015 vs 2016

The war on drugs during President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s first month in office has produced an immense ...

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Guingona releases Lacson’s Napoles list

Senator Teofisto Guingona III on Tuesday released the so-called Napoles list submitted by Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Secretary Panfilo Lacson, purportedly containing names and agencies that dealt with pork barrel ...Full Article

Australian firm strikes first oil from Cebu onshore field

Australia’s Gas2Grid Ltd has produced first oil from the Malolos discovery in onshore Cebu. In a report, Gas2Grid said the Malolos well churned out its first oil late Sunday ...Full Article

A metal-eating plant has been discovered in the Philippines

The new species, Rinorea niccolifera, somehow accumulates up to 18,000ppm of the metal in its leaves without being poisoned. That’s 100 to 1,000 times higher than the level of nickel ...Full Article

2015 budget still has P25-B pork barrel

The Supreme Court may have struck down the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) as unconstitutional, but senators and congressmen are keeping their P25-billion pork barrel in the 2015 national ...Full Article

‘Too much’ politics foils Yolanda rehab

SURVIVORS of Typhoon Yolanda are bearing the brunt of “too much” politics that has been hampering rehabilitation efforts in severely hit areas in Eastern Visayas, an international relief agency ...Full Article

Camp Crame detention area prepped for ‘pork senators’

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is ready to accommodate Senators Juan Ponce Enrile, Jinggoy Estrada and Ramon Revilla Jr. once the Sandiganbayan orders their arrest and detention in Camp ...Full Article