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10 houses destroyed in Quezon City fire

MANILA, Philippines — Ten houses in a shanty community were destroyed by firein a Quezon City village near the Camp Aguinaldo military headquarters on Thursday dawn. Superintendent Jesus Fernandez, Quezon City fire marshal, told INQUIRER.netover the phone that at least 30 families have been evacuated as they were left homeless by the fire at Barangay […]

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DOH holds 2nd round of anti-dengue ops at NCR bus terminals

To combat the constant threat from dengue, the Department of Health has started the second round of its anti-dengue misting and disinfection operations in bus terminals in Metro Manila. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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30 families homeless; P250k destroyed in predawn fire near EDSA

At least 30 families lost their homes while P250,000 was destroyed after a fire of undetermined origin hit a residential area near Epifanio delos Santos Avenue in Quezon City before dawn Thursday. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Fire hits residential area near EDSA

A fire of undetermined origin hit a residential area near Epifanio delos Santos Avenue in Quezon City before dawn Thursday. The fire was near the corner of 5th Avenue and Liberty Streets in Barangay Socorro, radio dzBB's Rodil Vega reported. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Pastors present proof vs ‘gunman’ retraction at DOJ

The parents of slain international car racer Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastor moved to counter the retraction made by the policeman who earlier confessed to killing their son for cash, by presenting documents and affidavits pinning the murder on the lawman-turned-hitman and on the mastermind earlier tagged by the police.   Tomas and Remedios Pastor went to […]

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‘Mastermind ordered killing after Enzo discovered affair’

The alleged mastermind in the killing of Enzo Pastor may have ordered the fatal shooting after the champion race car driver discovered the alleged affair with his wife Dalia. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Was racer Pastor not fast enough with slay plot vs. wife's alleged lover?

Did racing champion Enzo Pastor plan on killing Domingo "Sandy" de Guzman III but was beaten to the draw by the alleged mastermind in his murder?  This was the latest theory to emerge in the investigation of Pastor's fatal shooting after another alleged hired killer testified in a sworn statement that he was also tapped to […]

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Dalia Pastor denies affair with main suspect in husband Enzo’s killing

Dalia Pastor, widow of slain race car driver Enzo Pastor, has denied accusations that she was having an affair with Domingo de Guzman III, the alleged mastermind in the June 12 killing of her husband. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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2 cops in Edsa robbery-abduction slapped with same charge in 2011—Napolcom

MANILA, Philippines—Two cops involved in the Edsa robbery-kidnap incident last week have been slapped with the same charge in 2011 and are still pending at the National Police Commission, a media report said.   The report stated that in 2011, Senior Police Officer 1 Rameil Hachero and Police Officer 2 Jonathan Rodriguez were charged for […]

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Police also checking background of victims in EDSA incident

While policemen are hunting down the remaining suspects involved in the abduction-extortion incident last week on EDSA, the authorities are also checking the background of the supposed victims particularly reports that they were involved in the trade of illegal drugs. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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‘Gunman, mastermind, Dalia calling each other on day of Enzo’s death’

The father of slain racing champ Enzo Pastor is not buying alleged gunman PO2 Edgar Angel's retraction of his confession, saying the family had proof to show the lawman killed his son. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Santiago eyes Duterte, Poe as possible running mate for 2016

MANILA, Philippines — Senator MiriamDefensor-Santiagois considering several personalities as possible running mate, including Davao City Mayor RodrigoDuterte, should she decide to run for president in 2016. “I should be president,” Santiago said during a press conference at the Senate on Wednesday. Asked who she wants to be her running mate the senator said: “I would […]

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Bus catches fire on Commonwealth Avenue

Tension gripped motorists and commuters along a portion of Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City Wednesday morning after a passenger bus caught fire. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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US stocks drop; big banks hit by tougher capital rules

NEW YORK–Wall Street stocks fell Tuesday, pulled down by major banks after the Federal Reserve signaled more stringent capital requirements. Underwhelmed Apple investors, meanwhile, sent its shares lower after its much-awaited product launch, adding to a broader tech sector selloff. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 97.55 points (0.57 percent) at 17,013.87. The broad-based S&P […]

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Apple unveils 2 big-screen iPhones

SAN FRANCISCO–Apple on Tuesday unveiled two new versions of the iPhone, boosting the screen size of the iconic smartphone to 4.7 and 5.5 inches.   Unveiling the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple chief Tim Cook said the company was launching “the biggest advancement in the history of iPhones.”   Apple senior vice president […]

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