Metro

At least 26 killed in “one-time big-time ops” in Manila

(Eagle News) — At least 26 were killed in “one-time bigtime” operations held by police in Manila on Wednesday. Chief Supt. Joel Coronel, Manila Police District director, said the suspects were killed after they fought it out with policemen who were only out to arrest them. He said 166 others were arrested in the anti-criminality operations carried out in Sta. Cruz, Sampaloc, Malate, Tondo, and Abad Santos Ave., among others. Of the 166, he said […]

Mga driver ng malalaking sasakyan, dapat sumailalim sa training – road safety specialist

(Eagle News) — Naniniwala ang isang road safety specialist na panahon na upang magkaroon ng totohanan at pormal na pagsasanay ang mga nais maging driver ng mga malalaking sasakyan gaya ng truck. Kasunod na rin ito ng aksidente sa Mindanao Avenue noong Martes, Agosto 14, sa lungsod ng Quezon kung saan isang concrete mixer ang nakadagan sa puting kotse na ikinamatay ng driver nito at ikinasugat ng apat katao. Ayon kay Jason Salvador na dating […]

Nasa 500 na pamilya, nasunugan malapit sa Malacañang; Pangulong Duterte, personal na nag-abot ng tulong

(Eagle News) — Nasunugan ang tinatayang limandaang pamilya na nakatira sa Sicat Street na nasa humigit kumulang isang daan at limampung metro lamang ang layo sa Palasyo ng Malacañang. Ayon kay Barangay Chairman Jerry Bolante ng Barangay 645 San Miguel, Maynila nagsimula ang sunog sa bahay ng isang nagngangalang Oriel  “Oying” Degala. Napabayaang kandila Napabayaang kandila naman ang itinuturong dahilan ng nangyaring sunog. Mabilis naman ang naging pagkalat ng apoy sa mga katabing bahay dahil […]

Pork and vegetable prices remain stable – DTI

QUEZON City, Philippines (Eagle News) — The price of pork and vegetables will remain stable despite the high demand for them due to the consumer avoidance of poultry products. Trade and Industry Undersecretary Ted Pascua said this, as he warned vendors not to capitalize on the situation because the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) was monitoring market prices.

Uber mulls giving compensation to affected drivers, as LTFRB stands by order to suspend the TNC for 1 month

(Eagle News) — Uber on Wednesday opened the possibility of providing compensation to its aggrieved drivers following the transport network company’s suspension for “indisputable” violations. “The details need to be worked out, but we are very willing to work with the (Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board)…,” Uber Regional General Manager Mike Brown said when asked about the possibility of giving its drivers financial remuneration. Brown, who had just attended a meeting with LTFRB officials […]

Konstruksyon ng MRT 7, nagsimula na; ilang lane sa Commonwealth Avenue, isinara

(Eagle News) — Target ng Department of Transportation (DOTr)  na matapos ang MRT-7 at Line 8 ng train system sa bansa bago matapos ang termino ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa 2022. Ayon kay DOTr Undersecretary Cesar Chavez, agad isusunod ang konstruksyon ng Line 8 pagkatapos ng MRT-7 na inaasahang matatapos sa susunod na dalawang taon. Ang MRT-7 at Line 8 ang aniya’y magdurugtong sa iba’t-ibang linya ng tren sa Metro Manila kabilang na ang PNR. […]

Konstruksyon ng NLEX Harbor Link Road 10, sisimulan na

(Eagle News) — Pinasinayaan na ang konstruksyon ng NLEX Harbor Link Road 10 Navotas section, kahapon, Agosto 15. Pinangunahan ang seremonya ng mga opisyal ng Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), mga opisyal ng pamahaalaan at iba pang miyembro ng ‘Build, build, build’ team ng Duterte administration ang nasabing proyekto ay may habang 2.6 kilometers. Ang R-10 Section ng NLEX Harbor Link ay kontinuwasyon ng 5.7-kilometer segment 10 at elevated expressway na dadaan ng […]

Uber bows to Philippines suspension after show of defiance

UBER was forced to suspend operations in the Philippines Tuesday, after the ride-sharing giant’s efforts to appeal a one-month ban were quashed as it tussles with authorities over driver permits. The United States firm had slammed Monday’s decision by transport authorities to impose the sanctions as a “blatant violation” of its rights earlier Tuesday, relaunching its app and announcing a legal challenge. But by evening it conceded that it would comply with the suspension after […]

LTFRB denies Uber’s MR on agency order meting out one-month suspension on the TNC

(Eagle News) — The Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board on Tuesday denied the motion for reconsideration filed by Uber on its one-month suspension. In a two-and-a-half page order, the LTFRB said the transport network company had violated the agency’s July 26 order for it to cease and desist from accepting applications for accreditation of Transport Network Vehicle Services. The July 26 order was issued after Uber and another TNC, Grab, were found to have […]

UPDATED: One killed, four others injured after cement mixer tilts, crushes car in Quezon City

(Eagle News) — One person, and not two as earlier reported by authorities, was killed and four others were injured after a cement mixer fell on its side and crushed a car in Quezon City on Tuesday. Celine Pialago, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority spokesperson, said the incident in front of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology on Mindanao Ave. took place past 4 p.m. The complete name of the fatality who was the driver […]

50 katao na lumabag sa city ordinance, arestado sa Maynila

(Eagle News) — Aabot sa higit limampung katao na pawang mga lasing, mga nagsusugal ang dinampot at dinala ng mga pulis sa Manila Police District (MPD) Station 6 matapos magsagawa ng one time, big-time operation na Oplan Galugad sa area ng San Andres Bukid at Punta Sta Ana, Maynila noong Linggo ng gabi, Agosto 13. Pagdating sa presinto, ang ilan sa mga hinuli nakatulog na habang ang iba ay kani-kaniyang takip ng mukha at nagkumpulan […]

Pitong umano’y kotong cops sa Navotas, arestado

(Eagle News) — Inaresto ng Philippine National Police-Counter-Intelligence Task Force  (PNP-CITF) ang pitong pulis Navotas dahil sa tangkang pangingikil sa isang drug suspect na kanilang inaresto. Kinilala ang mga suspect na sina, PO1 Emmanuel Benedict Alojacin, PO1 Mark Ryan Mones, PO2 Jonnel Barocaboc, PO3 Kenneth Loria, PO1 Christian Paul Bondoc, PO1 Jack Rennert Etcubañas at PO2 Jessrald Pacinio na pawang mga nakatalaga sa Intelligence Unit ng Navotas Police. Base sa reklamo ng magulang ng biktima […]