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Murder, admin raps to be filed vs cop who shot dead 52-year-old woman in QC

(Eagle News) — Murder charges will be filed against the policeman who shot dead a 52-year-old woman in Quezon City on Monday night, Philippine National Police Chief Guillermo Eleazar said on Tuesday, June 1. Eleazar  said Master Sergeant Hensie Zinampan is also facing administrative charges after he was seen shooting the woman in a video during an argument in a store in Barangay Greater Fairview around 9:30 p.m. The woman was later identified as Lilibeth […]

Zamboanga City police captain is PNP’s 66th COVID-19 fatality

(Eagle News) — The Philippine National Police has reported its 66th COVID-19 fatality, a 52-year-old police captain assigned in Zamboanga City. In a statement, the PNP said the police official tested positive for COVID-19 on May 1. On May 18, he was transferred to a hospital’s intensive care unit due to difficulty of breathing and was intubated. After 29 days of fighting the virus, he died on May 30 at 5:22 a.m. “Nakakalungkot po na […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, June 1

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, June 1: MIAA earlier advised passengers to secure confirmation of their flights first as only those with the same will be allowed entry into the airport. The NCR Plus area, which covers Metro Manila, Bulacan, Rizal, Cavite, and Laguna, are under a general community quarantine with restrictions until June 15. The government has also extended the ban […]

PNP reports 116 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Over 100 more police personnel have tested positive for COVID-19. According to recent PNP data, the additional 116 COVID-19 cases pushed the PNP COVID-19 total to 23,983. Of these, 1850 were active. Seventy-three additional recoveries pushed the PNP COVID-19 recovery total to 22,067. One additional death also pushed the PNP COVID-19 death toll to 66. President Rodrigo Duterte has said the police and the military should be among the priorities in the […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Sunday, May 30

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Sunday, May 30: Flight schedules may change at any given time. NCR Plus, including Metro Manila, i so far under general community quarantine but with heightened restrictions. As a result, non-essential travel in and outside the bubble is still prohibited. The Department of Tourism has said, however, that 13 hotels in Metro Manila were already open to the […]

207 more COVID-19 cases reported among police personnel

(Eagle News) — Over 200 more police personnel have tested positive for COVID-19. Philippine National Police data said the additional 207 cases pushed the PNP COVID-19 total to 23770. Of these, 1809 were active. Over 100, or 138, more recoveries also pushed the PNP COVID-19 recovery total to 21896. No additional death was reported, which means the PNP COVID-19 death toll remains at 65. The police are among the country’s frontliners amid the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, May 29

(Eagle News)–The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, May 29: MIAA said flight schedules may change at any given time. NCR Plus, including Metro Manila, i so far under general community quarantine but with heightened restrictions. Non-essential travel in and outside the bubble is still prohibited. The Department of Tourism has said, however, that 13 hotels in Metro Manila were already open to the public for staycations. […]

PNP reports 200 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Two-hundred more police officers have tested positive for COVID-19. The Philippine National Police said the additional cases pushed the COVID-19 cases among police personnel to 23571. Of these, the PNP said 1740 were active. Over 100–or 184–more recoveries were reported, pushing the total recoveries to 21766. An additional PNP COVID-19 death pushed the death toll to 65. The police are among the Philippines’ frontliners amid the COVID-19 pandemic. President Rodrigo Duterte has […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Friday, May 28

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Friday, May 28: MIAA advised passengers  to secure confirmation of their flights as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry into the airport. It added flight schedules may change at any given time, so passengers should consult with their airlines. NCR Plus, including Metro Manila, is under a general community quarantine, but with heightened restrictions. Under […]

PNP reports 233 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Over 200 more police personnel have tested positive for COVID-19. According to recent Philippine National Police data, the 233 additional cases pushed the PNP COVID-19 total to 23376. Of these, 1725 were active. Seventy additional recoveries also led to an increase in the COVID-19 recovery total of the PNP. That total is now at 21,587. Earlier, President Rodrigo Duterte said the military and the police should be among those prioritized in the […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Thursday, May 27

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Thursday, May 27: MIAA said flight schedules are subject to changes. The NCR Plus area, which covers Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, Metro Manila, and Rizal—is under a general community quarantine but with heightened restrictions until May 31. That means non-essential travel in an out of the bubble is still banned. Travelers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bangladesh […]

Over 700 Immigration bureau frontliners receive second dose of Sinovac vaccine

(Eagle News) — Over 700 Bureau of Immigration frontliners received their second dose of Sinovac vaccine over the weekend. The bureau said the 700 were among the nearly 1,300 BI employees who received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine from April 24 to 25 and May 1 to 2. Bureau Covid-19 Task Force Chair and Deputy Commissioner Aldwin Alegre said  the remaining are scheduled to receive their second dose this coming weekend. The bureau […]