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UST expels eight civil law students over hazing victim Castillo’s death

(Eagle News)– The University of Sto. Tomas has ordered the expulsion of eight civil law students for their alleged roles in the death of UST law freshman Horacio Castillo III in September last year. In a university statement published in The Varsitarian, UST said the expulsion took place after the committee tasked to investigate his death found them guilty of violating the Code of Conduct and Discipline..” The committee formed on Sept. 19, 2017 was composed […]

Dela Rosa shoots down Alejano’s claim of a “pattern” in PNP drug ops; says congressman, a Navy officer, “doesn’t know”

By Mar Gabriel Eagle News Service What do you know? You’re a Navy officer, not a policeman. Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa had this to say to Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano, who said there was a “pattern” in the conduct of drug operations by the police. Alejano said the killings took place at night, and a cal. 38 is usually retrieved from the suspect. “Congressman Alejano, I’m very sorry to tell you na […]

Planong pag-iisyu ng panibagong plaka para sa mga TNVS, pinalagan

MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) – Pumalag ang mga Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) company sa planong pag-iisyu ng Land Transportation Office (LTO) ng panibagong plaka para sa mga Transport Network Vehicle Services (TNVS). Ang hakbang na ito ng LTO ay upang mas mabilis na matukoy ang pribadong sasakyan at TNVS na pumapasada. Ngunit ayon sa TNC at mga partner nilang TNVS, dagdag gastos lang at abala kung pakukunin pa sila ng bagong plaka. Dahil dito, inihirit ng […]

PNP handang makipag-ugnayan sa ICC ukol sa drug war campaign ng pamahalaan

MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) — Bukas ang Philippine National Police (PNP) na makipag-ugnayan sa International Criminal Court (ICC) kaugnay ng kaso laban sa giyera kontra iligal na droga. Ayon kay PNP Spokesperson Chief Supt. John Bulalacao, handa silang magsumite ng mga datos kaugnay ng kampanya kung papayagan ng mga matataas na opisyal. Dagdag ni Bulalacao, kokonsultahin din ng PNP ang legal experts ng bansa, gaya ni Solicitor General Jose Calida bago magbigay ng impormasyon sa […]

Indonesian police confers Medal of Honor to PNP Chief Dela Rosa

  By Mar Gabriel Eagle News Service The Indonesian police has conferred Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa with the nation’s highest award given to security authorities. Dela Rosa, who has spearheaded the Philippines’ war against drugs, received the  Bintang Bhayangkara Utama award  for his contribution to the security not only of the Philippines but also of Indonesia. The PNP and the Indonesia National Police are pioneer members of the ASEAN Association of Police Chief […]

SC asks Divina, 20 other Aegis Juris frat lawyers to comment on disbarment complaint

(Eagle News) — The Supreme Court has asked University of Santo Tomas law dean Nilo Divina and several other lawyers who are members of the Aegis Juris fraternity to comment on the Senate committee report that recommended that they be disbarred. In a notice dated February 6, the SC gave the 21 lawyers 10 days upon notice to comment on the report, which it treated as regular disbarment complaint. The report had made the recommendation […]

Abogado na lulan ng SUV, inambush ng mga nakasakay sa motorsiklo sa Quezon City

Ni Earlo Bringas Eagle News Service QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila (Eagle News) – Binulabog ng magkakasunod na mga putok ng baril ang kahabaan ng EDSA Quezon City madaling araw nitong Martes, Pebrero 13. Animo’y eksena sa pelikula ang pangyayari sa kalsada dahil pinagbabaril ng tatlong nakasakay sa motorsiklo ang isang sport utility vehicle na bumabaybay lamang sa kahabaan ng EDSA. Sa inisyal na imbestigasyon, galing umano sa Greenhills ang SUV. Nang paakyat na ito sa […]

DOTr nakipagkasundo sa isang Canadian company para maging service provider ng MRT–3

MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) — Pumasok ang Department of Transportation (DOTr) sa isang kasunduan sa Canadian company na Bombardier para sa pagbili ng mga signaling spare parts at maintenance ng Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3. Ayon kay Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade, ang naturang kumpanya ang siyang magiging service provider ng spare parts at maintenance provider ng signaling system ng MRT. Hindi na aniya nagkaroon ng bidding sa naganap na pakikipagkasundo sa bombardier dahil mayroon […]

Manila court resets arraignment of two accused in P6.4-billion shabu shipment mess

(Eagle News) — A Manila court  has deferred the arraignment of two accused in the P6.4-billion shabu shipment mess. Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 46 Judge Rainelda Estacio-Montesa reset the arraignment of Mark Taguba and Eirene May Tatad to February 23, pending resolution of a petition for review of the drug importation charges filed against them at the Department of Justice. The judge also asked the prosecution to comment on Tatad’s motion to quash. Estacio-Montesa […]

Quezon City gov’t, nag-aalok ng part-time job sa mga estudyante para sa summer

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (Eagle News) — Naglaan ang lokal na pamahalaan ng Quezon City ng 350 slots sa mga estudyanteng nais mag-trabaho ng part-time sa summer season. Layon nitong mag-kaloob ng tulong pinansiyal sa mga estudyanteng nais ituloy ang pag-aaral sa kolehiyo. Ang mga estudyante ay magta-trabaho mula April 3 hanggang May 2 at tatanggap ng 512 pesos kada araw. Ang mga estudyante ay dapat nakapag-tapos ng Grade 10, computer literate at may alam sa […]

Caloocan court orders arrest of three policemen, police asset over Kian Delos Santos’ killing

(Eagle News) — The Caloocan Regional Trial Court ordered on Wednesday the arrest of three policemen and a police asset for the killing of Kian delos Santos, and the planting of evidence. Arrest warrants were issued against P03 Arnel Oares, PO1 Jeremias Pereda, P01 Jerwin Cruz after Branch 125 Judge Rodolfo Azucena Jr.  found probable cause for the charges against them. No bail was recommended for the policemen, who are currently restricted to the National Capital […]

Resulta ng NAPOLCOM survey ukol sa “Most Trusted Police Station,” ikinasiya ni PNP Chief Dela Rosa

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (Eagle News) — Ikinatuwa ni Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa ang resulta survey ng National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) kung saan hinirang ang Caloocan Police bilang “Most Trusted Police Station” noong nakaraang taon. Ayon kay Dela Rosa, nagbunga ang effort nya na palitan ang lahat ng pulis sa Caloocan upang isalang sa re-orientation matapos ang magkakasunod na kontrobersiya na kinasangkutan nila. Sa harap nito, pinaalalahanan naman ni PNP Chief […]