Metro

PRRC umapela sa publiko na tumulong sa rehabilitasyon ng Pasig River

(Eagle News) — Mas daragdagan pa ng Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (PRRC) ang kanilang pagsisikap na tuluyang malinis ang Ilog Pasig. Ito ang naging pahayag ni PRRC spokesperson George dela Rama matapos magwagi ang komisyon sa 2018 Asia River Prize Award, isang international competition na iginagawad sa mga grupo na nagsisikap buhaying muli ang mga napabayaang ilog at iba pang waterways. Tinalo ng PRRC ang China sa kanila namang ginagawang restoration sa Yangtze River. Ayon […]

Limang araw na paghahain ng COC sa Metro Manila, naging mapayapa – NCRPO

(Eagle News) — Naging mapayapa sa kabuuan ang naging paghahain ng certificate of candidacy (COC) sa buong Metro Manila simula sa unang araw hanggang sa huling araw ng filing nitong Miyerkules, Oktubre 17. Ayon kay National Capital Regional Police office Director Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, wala silang naitalang untoward incident sa limang araw ng COC filing sa 16 na lungsod at isang munisipalidad sa Metro Manila. Umaasa naman ang NCRPO chief na magiging senyales ito para […]

6 na drug suspek patay sa drug buy-bust operation sa Rizal

Mar Gabriel Eagle News Service (Eagle News) — Dead on the spot ang anim na drug suspek matapos na manlaban sa mga otoridad sa isinagawang buy-bust operation ng Rodriguez Municipal Police Station sa Double L, Bautista Creek Side Brgy. San Isidro, Rodriguez, Rizal. Ayon kay Rizal Provincial Director, Psensupt.Lou Evangelista, nakatunog ang mga suspek na pulis ang kanilang ka transakyon kaya agad na pinaputukan ang mga pulis. Agad naman gumanti ng putok ang mga operatiba […]

U-turn slot sa Don Antonio, Commonwealth Ave, pansamantalang isasara sa mga motorista dahil sa pagtatayo ng MRT-7

(Eagle News) — Pansamantalang isasara para sa mga motorista ang U-turn slot sa Commonwealth Avenue malapit sa Don Antonio Heights sa Quezon City. Ayon sa Metro Manila Development Authority o MMDA, tatagal ito ng dalawang buwan para bigyang daan ang pagtatayo ng Metro Rail Transit o MRT-7. Pinapayuhan ang mga apektadong motorista na gamitin ang U-turn slot sa Commonwealth Avenue na malapit sa Eclaro. Inaasahang mas magiging mabigat ang daloy ng trapiko sa huling quarter […]

Classes, work for teaching personnel at Arellano University suspended on Monday, Oct. 8

(Eagle News)—Classes at the Arellano University in Legarda, Manila remain suspended on Monday, Oct. 8. In an announcement on Sunday, Oct. 7, the university also said work for teaching personnel was suspended. The university said the suspension of work for non-teaching personnel will be under the discretion of their superiors. On Saturday, Oct. 6,  a cargo truck figured in an accident, causing the spilling of chemicals it was carrying on the road. Classes in that university […]

Ces Drilon on Fullido’s allegations: I have always been an advocate for women’s rights, women’s empowerment

(Eagle News)—ABSCBN executive Ces Drilon on Friday, Oct. 5, denied the allegations of her colleague Gretchen Fullido against her, saying she has “always been an advocate of women’s rights and women’s empowerment.” ” As a victim of sexual harassment once before, it is unthinkable for me to say what Gretchen Fullido alleges I did,” Drilon said. According to Drilon, “she was asked to testify in an internal, confidential investigation into Gretchen’s allegations and some of what I […]

Gretchen Fullido files sexual harassment, libel raps vs former, current ABSCBN execs

(Eagle News)—-An ABSCBN personality has filed sexual harassment and libel charges against former and current executives. Charged with sexual harassment by Gretchen Fullido  were former executive producer Cheryl Favila and segment producer Maricar Asprec. The complaint was filed before the Quezon City Prosecutors Office. “Fullido alleged that Favila and Asprec sent her text messages that were loaded with sexual innuendos, which amounted to requests for sexual favors,” lawyer Marvin Aceron said. Fullido refused, after which […]

US Embassy, affiliate offices closed on Monday, Oct. 8

(Eagle News) — The United States Embassy in Manila will be closed on Oct. 8, Monday, in observance of Columbus Day, an American holiday. The US embassy said its affiliate offices will also be closed on that day. The embassy and its affiliate offices will open again on Tuesday, Oct. 9.  

Pagbibitiw ni Mocha Uson, ‘di kawalan sa bansa – VP Robredo camp

(Eagle News) — ‘Di naman umano kawalan sa bansa ang pagbitiw sa pwesto ni Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson. Ito ang reaksyon ng kampo ni Vice President Leni Robredo sa pagbibitiw ni Uson. “Madaming beses nang ipinakita ni Uson na hindi talaga niya naiintindihan at hindi siya handa para gampanan ang tungkulin ng isang lingkod bayan. Kaya hindi kawalan sa bayan ang kanyang pagbibitaw,” ayon sa tagapagsalita ng pangalawang pangulo na si Barry Gutierrez. Ayon […]

Two policemen caught sleeping, drunk sacked

(Eagle News)– National Capital Region Police Office Chief Guillermo Eleazar has sacked two policemen after he caught them asleep and drunk during a surprise inspection of police stations early Monday, Oct. 1. Sacked were PO3 Rey Gusi of PCP 8 of the Las Piñas City Police Station and P03 Joselier Labada of the Paranaque Police Station. Gusi was caught sleeping on duty, while Labada was drunk. The two have been assigned to the Regional Headquarters Support Unit.