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980 UV Express units back in 47 routes Monday

By ALEXANDRIA SAN JUAN A total of 980 UV Express units will start plying 47 routes in Metro Manila and neighboring provinces beginning tomorrow to complement other modes of public transportation earlier allowed to operate under the “new normal.” The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board yesterday released Memorandum Circular 2020-025 that authorized UV Express […]

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4 terror suspects killed in Paranaque City raid

By MARTIN SADONGDONG Four suspected Islamic State (ISIS)-linked terrorists were killed in a joint police and military raid in Don Bosco, Parañaque City minutes past Friday midnight. Police Major General Debold Sinas, regional director of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), identified the suspects as Bensaudi Sali alias “Boy,” 37; his reported wife Merhama […]

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Renovated Lagusnilad Underpass unveiled soon

People going to Intramuros from the Manila City Hall will no longer have to pass through a run-down underpass as a renovated Lagusnilad is set to be unveiled to the public “in the coming weeks,” Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso said. “May krisis man o wala, tuloy ang gobyerno. Soon, we will unveil the new […]

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Caloocan City village chief gunned down

    By JOSEPH ALMER PEDRAJAS A barangay chairman was shot dead while on his way home in Caloocan City midnight Saturday. The victim was identified as Gally Dilao, chairman of Barangay 151 in Caloocan. A police report said Dilao was walking on Progreso St. on his way home from a birth anniversary party when […]

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100 Pasig City employees regularized

On his 31st birthday, Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto regularized the last 100 local government employees who have served the city as contractuals for more than two decades. In his official Facebook page, the mayor said Wednesday night he has signed the appointment papers of 100 newly regularized employees that included street sweepers and engineering […]

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Couple shot to death in rented house

A couple was shot to death right inside their rented house in Caloocan City early Thursday morning. Police said unidentified gunmen barged into the house of the victims, Alfie Hingabay and Mona Zafe, in Barangay 176, Bagong Silang around 1 a.m. and shot them in the head. Initial investigation conducted by Barugo Police Station showed […]

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