Category: Metro

MPD identifies at least 8 Aegis Juris frat members, 3 sister sorority members who participated in Castillo hazing rites

(Eagle News) — The police have identified at least eight members of the Aegis Juris fraternity who participated in the hazing rites that led to the death of Horacio Castillo III. In a television interview on Friday, Chief Supt. Joel Coronel, Manila Police district director, said apart from the at least eight, three women from the fraternity’s sister sorority, Regina Juris et Legis, have also been identified as being present in the vicinity of the […]

Laboratory clinic sa Makati, nasunog

MAKATI CITY, Metro Manila (Eagle News) – Tinupok ng apoy ang isang laboratory clinic sa Makati City nitong Miyerkules ng gabi. Ayon sa security guard ng establisyimento sa Brgy. San Isidro, mag-aalas dose ng hatinggabi nang  may narinig siyang pumutok sa ikalawang palapag, at sumiklab na ang sunog. Sa isinagawang imbestigasyon ng Makati BFP, walang tao sa loob ng establisyimento na pagmamay-ari ni Dr. Simeon Romua nang mangyari iyon. Umabot sa ikalawang alarma ang sunog […]

Senate committee issues subpoenas to 14 individuals affiliated with Aegis Juris fraternity

(Eagle News) — The Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs has issued subpoenas to 14 individuals affiliated with the Aegis Juris fraternity which is believed behind the death of Horacio Castillo III. One of those made to attend the joint hearing with the Senate committees in justice and human rights on Wednesday, Oct. 18, was Ralph Trangia, who left the country on Sept. 19 after being implicated in the University of Sto. Tomas’ […]

Actor Baron Geisler arrested for allegedly making scene in QC resto-bar; faces charges

(Eagle News) — The owner of the resto-bar where actor Baron Geisler allegedly became rowdy is set to file  charges against the actor. Geisler is facing unjust vexation charges, among others, for making a scene in the establishment  in Quezon City—where he had already been banned previously—on Monday night. The actor, who is now detained at the Quezon City Police, insisted he did nothing wrong. He noted that the police arrested him without following due […]

Transport strike, halos walang epekto sa mga pasahero sa Caloocan

CALOOCAN CITY, Metro Manila (Eagle News) – Nagsagawa ng kilos-protesta sa Caloocan ang iba’t ibang samahan nitong Lunes, ika-16 ng Oktubre, subalit hindi naman ito nakaapekto sa mga pasahero sa kabuuan. Hindi nakiisa sa protesta na layong pigilan ang jeepney modernization program ng gobyerno  ang samahang Pasang Masda, na isang samahan din ng mga driver at operator ng jeep, at ilan pa. Nagpalabas din ng mga sasakyan ang mga lokal na pamahalaan na libreng tumugon […]

Bayan Muna’s Zarate blasts “paranoid” LTFRB for comment 2-day transport strike was part of destabilization based on reports

(Eagle News) —  Bayan Muna Party-List Representative Carlos Zarate on Monday blasted the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board for saying that based on reports, the two-day transport strike was part of a destabilization plot against the administration. “Sobra namang praning ng LTFRB at pati transport strike ay idadawit sa destabilisasyon. Bawal na bang ipaglaban ang kanilang hanapbuhay o magprotesta ang mga tsuper at operator laban sa martial law? Bawal na bang tutulan ang phase out […]

Palace: Jeepney modernization program to push through despite 2-day transport strike

(Eagle News) — The Palace on Monday said the planned jeepney modernization program would continue despite the two-day nationwide strike declared by a militant transport group. According to Abella, the program, which will see jeepneys at least 15 years old phased out, was “long overdue,” after all. “There were several attempts in the past to modernize the public transport system but these have been thwarted due to similar transport strikes, which unfortunately resulted in an […]

Fake gadgets at sabon na nagkakahalaga ng mahigit Php 2B, kinumpiska sa Maynila

(Eagle News) — Pinasok ng mga magkasanib na operatiba ng Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service at ng Enforcement and Security Service ng Bureau of Customs ang isang apartment building na ginawang warehouse sa Sta. Cruz, Maynila. Tumambad sa mga ito ang kahun-kahong pekeng sabon maging mga pinekeng branded na electronic gadgets. Dalawang linggong minanmanan ng BoC ang nasabing lugar kasunod na rin ng reklamo ng isang multinational company tungkol sa pamemeke ng kanilang mga produkto. […]

Barangay chairman patay, isa pa sugatan sa pag-atake ng riding-in-tandem sa Maynila

TONDO, Manila (Eagle News) — Dead on arrival sa ospital ang isang barangay chairman, at isa pa ang sugatan matapos umatake ang isang riding in tandem kagabi, ika-12 ng Oktubre sa Maynila. Makikita sa footage ng closed-circuit television camera ng Barangay 20 na nakaupo si Arnel Parce, 40, at masayang nakikipag-kuwentuhan kasama ang mga opisyal sa barangay sa Tondo nang  biglang sumulpot mula sa eskinita ang isang motorsiklo, bumaba ang isa sa mga suspek, saka pinagbabaril sa […]

Kasambahay na nagnakaw umano sa isang condo sa Eastwood, sumuko na

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (Eagle News) – Isang ginang na ayon sa pulis ay nagnakaw kamakailan ng mahigit kumulang na P12000 mula sa kaniyang amo ng anim na oras pa lamang, ang sumuko sa mga awtoridad nitong Huwebes ng gabi, ika-12 ng Oktubre. Kinilala  ng mga pulis ang suspek na  si Margie “Gigi” Teodoro, na naging viral sa social media nang nakawan niya umano si Yrrah Jean Pineda. Anim na oras pa lamang ang nakalipas mula ang […]

Manila City government clears stalls along Morayta

QUEZON City, Philippines (Eagle News) — The Manila City government on Thursday held clearing operations in Morayta, particularly where food stalls proliferate and block roads. The operations were held after reports of hepatitis were  recorded in the area. The Manila City Health Department notified the vendors of the operations last week. After the clearing operations, the city government also disinfected the place.

BJMP, nangangailangan ng 1,000 karagdagang tauhan

(Eagle News) — Nangangailangan ng isang libong bagong kawani ang Bureau of Jail Management and Penology o BJMP. Ayon kay BJMP Spokesperson Xavier Solda, twenty-three (23) thousand pesos kada buwan ang starting salary ng mga makukuhang aplikante para sa Junior Office 1 na entry position. Maaari aniyang mag-apply ang nasa edad 21 hanggang 30 at nakapagtapos ng anumang 4-year degree course. Kinakailangan din na nakapasa sa Board, Civil Service o Penology Officer exams ang mga […]