Ex-Senate president wants ICC declared persona non grata

Former Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said the International Criminal Court (ICC) probers should not be allowed to enter the Philippines to conduct a formal investigation into the government’s campaign against illegal drugs. “Pag punta dito, dapat wag papasukin sa bansa (If ICC will come, it should not be allowed to enter the country). Prevent him. […]Read More

Marijuana worth 6 million seized in Taguig drug sting

The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) reported that approximately 50 kilos of dried marijuana leaves with a value amounting to P6,000,000.00 were recovered during a buy-bust operation on September 18 at around 4:30 m along C-6 Service Road, Brgy. New Lower Bicutan, Taguig City. The operation also resulted in the arrest of suspect Fredo […]Read More

Cops help pupils with their modules

The academic year 2021-2022 has started and as the distance learning scheme is still observed amid the pandemic, some policemen in Abra have decided to extend assistance to the students who are facing difficulty adapting. The Abra policemen visited the children and helped them understand the lessons in their modules. This is part of the […]Read More

Manny Pacquiao declares presidential candidacy

“I boldly accept the challenge of running as President of the Republic of the Philippines, with a message to those who are taking advantage of the Filipino people: Your time is up,” Senator Manny Pacquiao said on September 19. He will be running under the PDP-Laban faction which he leads together with Senator Koko Pimentel. […]Read More

VP Robredo ready to run for president if chosen as

Vice President Leni Robredo is ready to run for president if chosen as the opposition’s unity candidate. “Assurance ko sa lahat, walang duda na ‘pag ako ang unity candidate, handang-handa ako,” she said. She also noted part of her role as vice president is to be prepared to succeed if something happens to the President.  […]Read More

Duterte to participate in UN General Assembly anew this month

President Rodrigo Duterte will participate in the high-level general debate of the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Sept. 21 to 27. This will be Duterte’s second attendance to the high-level general debate of the international body. He first addressed the UNGA last year. “The President will speak on the first […]Read More

BRP Jose Rizal simulates scenarios using missiles

The Philippine Navy’s BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150) has executed simulated scenarios for Anti-Ship Missile Defense Maneuver, Air Craft Control Vectoring, Over The Horizon Targeting, and Air Defense Exercise. The said event was held as part of Exercise “Pagbubuklod” 2021 with the objective of formulating and assessing Surface Action Group Proficiency in conducting naval operations. “The highlight […]Read More

2 Philippine Navy ships team up to rescue stranded fishermen

The Phillippine Navy’s Flagship, Barko ng Republika ng Pilipinas (BRP) Jose Rizal (FF150) and BRP Manobo (LC297) team up to rescue four stranded fishermen in the waters off Mariveles, Bataan. Upon receipt of a radio call from the Acting Commanding Officer FF150, the Commanding Officer of LC297 immediately maneuvered and came to the aid of […]Read More

Philippines, France reaffirm ties

The Philippines and France renewed their commitment to deepening bilateral cooperation in the political, defense, economic, and cultural fields as the two sides convened virtually for the 2nd Philippines-France Political Consultations on September 16. The Philippine delegation, led by Foreign Affairs Acting Undersecretary for Bilateral Relations and Asean Affairs Ma. Theresa P. Lazaro, and the […]Read More