Category: Metro

Five transport groups seek P2-fare hike in M. Manila, Region 3, Region 4

(Eagle News) — Five transport groups are seeking a P2 increase in fare in Metro Manila and Regions 3 and 4. The Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association of the Philippines, Alliance of Concerned Transport Organizations, Liga ng Transport Operator ng Pilipinas, Alliance Transport Operators and Drivers Association of the Philippines, and Pangkalahatang Sanggunian Manila and Suburbs Drivers Association filed their petition for the proposed  P10 fare for the first four kilometers before the […]

UST suspends all Aegis Juris frat members and officers; orders probe on hazing death

  (Eagle News) – All officers and members of the Aegis Juris fraternity had been preventively suspended by the University of Sto. Tomas Faculty of Civil Law which barred their entry to the UST campus.  This was following the death of a 22-year old freshman law student Horacio Tomas “Atio” Castillo III in a reported hazing incident involving the fraternity. The preventive suspension was effective September 18, 2017 according to Memorandum Order No. 2017-Sept-18-01 posted […]

NCRPO: Entire Pasay precinct sacked for “pocketing” robbery victim’s money

(Eagle News) — Policemen in a  precinct in Pasay have been sacked following allegations they pocketed a robbery victim’s money. In a television interview,  National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Oscar Albayalde said a total of 35 personnel, including the commander of Police Community Precinct 3 have been ordered relieved. “”Mayroon tayong iniimbestigahan na complaint doon na may na-recover silang pera sa isang robbery at tinitingnan natin ang alegasyon na pinaghatihatian nila,” Albayalde said, without […]

Apat na katao, arestado sa buy-bust operation sa Quezon City 

(Eagle News) — Arestado ang apat na katao sa isinagawang  buy-bust operation ng Quezon City Police District sa Quezon City nitong Miyerkules ng gabi, Setyembre 13. Kinilala ang  apat na suspek na sina Solayman Aliman, Amiden Akon, Datu Aliman at alyas Jeffrey na nacorner ng mga operatiba ng  Drug Enforcement Unit sa Barangay Tandang Sora at Old Balara. Pawang mga notorious na tulak ng ilegal na shabu ang apat na suspect na ang kadalasang parokyano ay […]

PAO, parents of teenagers file double murder raps vs 2 cops for Arnaiz, De Guzman killings

  (Eagle News) — The two Caloocan City policemen who figured in the killing of 19-year old former University of the Philippines student Carl Angelo Arnaiz and his companion 14-year old Reynaldo “Kulot” de Guzman had been slapped with complaints for double murder filed by the family members of the slain teenagers. Aside from Police officers 1 Jeffrey Perez and Ricky Arquilita of the Caloocan City Police, also slapped with the complaints for double murder […]

DENR, makikipagtulungan sa MWSS at pribadong sektor para sa malinis na suplay ng tubig sa M. Manila

METRO MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) — Nakipagtulungan ang Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) sa Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) at pribadong sektor para patuloy na masuplayan ng malinis na tubig ang Metro Manila. Sa pamamagitan ito ng pagsasaayos ng Mwss sa sewerage systems at sanitation services nito upang matiyak ang kalusugan at kaligtasan ng publiko. Alinsunod ito sa mandatong inilabas ng Korte Suprema noong 2008, kung saan, ang MWSS ang isa sa […]

Motor, pumailalim sa truck sa Mindanao Ave., Quezon City

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (Eagle News) — Sa kasagsagan ng malakas na buhos ng ulan kahapon, Setyembre 12, pumailalim ang isang motorsiklo sa truck sa Mindanao Avenue, Quezon City. Ayon sa driver ng motorsiklo, magpapaayos sana siya ng sasakyan nang hindi niya napansin  ang isang truck na nag-Uturn. Ayon naman sa driver ng truck, hindi rin aniya niya napansin ang motorsiklo dahilan upang pumailalim ito sa unahang bahagi ng truck. Nagtamo ng bali sa tuhod  ang […]

Metro Manila suffers severe flooding due to torrential rainfall

QUEZON City, Philippines (Eagle News) — Several areas in Metro Manila were affected by severe flooding which stranded motorists and commuters due to the unrelenting rain after tropical depression “Maring” made landfall over Mauban, Quezon province on Tuesday afternoon, September 12. The Manila Police District has started conducting free ride operations to help those who were stranded. As of 2:00 PM, the weather bureau said that tropical depression “Maring” has maintained its strength is now […]

Ilang barangay sa Quezon City, mawawalan ng 4 hanggang 6 na oras na suplay ng tubig

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (Eagle News) — Makararanas ng water service interruption ang ilang mga barangay sa Quezon City mula mamayang  gabi hanggang bukas ng umaga. Sa abiso ng Maynilad, magsisimula ang water interruption sa Barangay Kaligayahan alas 11:00 ng gabi at tatagal hanggang alas 3:00 ng madaling araw. Ito ay dahil sa isasagawang maintenance activity ng Maynilad sa Parthenon Street malapit sa Olympus street. Simula alas 10:00 naman ng gabi hanggang alas 4:00 ng umaga […]

DPWH to conduct road reblocking in QC, Caloocan and Pasig City this weekend

  MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) — The Department of Public Works and Highways will conduct road reblocking activities in the cities of Caloocan, Quezon City and Pasig starting 11 p.m. Friday, September 8, according to DPWH-National Capital Region Dir. Melvin Navarro. In its advisory posted in its website, Navarro said affected roads include the second lane, southbound direction of A. Bonifacio Avenue from Dome St. to Sgt. Rivera; second lane, southbound direction of Mindanao Avenue from […]

Caloocan police arrest more than 100, including minors, for violating city ordinances

QUEZON City, Philippines (Eagle News) – Caloocan police arrested more than 100 persons, including minors, on Thursday night, September 8, under Oplan Rody in different parts of Caloocan City. Police arrested the 100 persons who violated various city ordinances such as drinking liquor or alcoholic beverages in public, wearing no shirts in public areas. Many of those arrested claimed they did not know about the curfew hours. There were 27 minors arrested because they allegedly […]

P9 milyon na halaga ng sibuyas at carrots mula sa China, kinumpiska ng Customs

(Eagle News) — Kinumpiska ng Bureau of Customs (BOC) ang siyam na milyong pisong halaga ng sibuyas at carrots mula sa China sa Manila International Container Port dahil sa kawalan ng import permit at mis-declaration. Ayon kay MICP District Collector lawyer Vincent Philip Maronilla, ang ipinuslit na red at white onions ay nagkakahalaga ng 7.2 million pesos habang ang carrots ay 1.8 million pesos. Hinarang ang shipment dahil sa paglabag sa Customs Modernization and Tariff […]