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Pia Wurtzbach tears up after Shugart calls her ‘a hard act to follow’

Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach reacts as she was announced as the new Miss Universe at the Miss Universe pageant. Miss Colombia Ariadna …

Asia

Alab-PH tries to extend ABL streak

Photo from ASEAN Basketball League Facebook/Onvisa Thewphaingarm<p>Slowly but surely playing to its potential, Alab Pilipinas tries to extend its …

Bato ready to resign

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa is willing to give up his post if President Duterte …

Asia

Phl, China eye code of conduct framework this year

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine and Chinese foreign ministry officials are eyeing a framework on the code of conduct for claimants in the South …

China

PBA: SMB tops Globalport

Fajardo posts double-double in homecoming<p>Updated January 22, 2017, 12:17 AM<p>Published January 22, 2017, 12:00 AM<p><i>By Jonas Terrado</i><p>Games Today …

Wife of cop linked to Korean’s slay says she has evidence husband is innocent

Jinky Sta. Isabel, the wife of SPO3 Ricky Sta. Isabel, said on Saturday she has evidence that could prove her husband is innocent in the abduction …

De Lima: Is Duterte gov’t using ‘Bato’ as scapegoat?

President Rodrigo Duterte and PNP Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa. FILE PHOTO<p>Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday said that it appears that the …

Philippines

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Korean businessman killed inside Camp Crame: Bato

Korean businessman Jee Ick Joo, an alleged victim of a "tokhang for ransom" scheme, was killed by police officers inside Philippine National Police …

Philippines

What did we do to deserve this?

Every day brings fresh news of a new depth of depravity plumbed in the case of the South Korean businessman kidnapped, and then killed, by policemen …

Crime

A scarce commodity in the House

If the order in which problems are tackled indicate their relative priority, then the House of Representatives gives the highest importance to …

Death Penalty

Alvarez tells Bato: Resign

Philippine National Police Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa should immediately quit to save his boss from further embarrassment after damning …

Asia

Korean businessman killed inside PNP headquarters

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa on Thursday said South Korean …

Bato: South Korean businessman was killed inside Camp Crame

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa on Thursday said South Korean businessman Jee Ick Joo was …

Jee’s slay alarms South Koreans

The South Korean community here expressed alarm on Wednesday when authorities confirmed that South Korean businessman Jee Ick-joo was killed shortly …

Asia

Kidnapped Korean strangled inside Camp Crame

Former Hanjin executive and South Korean businessman Jee Ick-joo was strangled inside Camp Crame, headquarters of the Philippine National Police, …

Asia

Court orders arrest of cops in Korean's kidnap-slay

MANILA – A local court has ordered the arrest of several individuals tagged in the kidnapping and killing of Korean Jee Ick-joo.<p>Angeles City Regional …

Crime

Bato: SPO3 Sta. Isabel and I will have man-to-man talk

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa will have a man-to-man talk with SPO3 Ricky Sta. Isabel once he …

Asia

WATCH: Cop tagged in Korean's slay now in PNP custody

SPO3 Ricky Sta. Isabel now under PNP-AKG custody. @ABSCBNNews pic.twitter.com/bAT0A4sZet<p>— Maan Macapagal (@maan_macapagal) January 20, 2017<p>The …

Bato dela Rosa urges drug lords to report police who extort from them

Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa is urging anyone involved in the illegal-drug trade, who is a victim of extortion by his men, to …

Korean businessman killed inside PNP headquarters

Hanjin executive Jee Ick Joo who was abducted in October last year was strangled to death inside Camp Crame, the headquarters of the Philippine …

Crime

Ranking PNP execs linked to kidnap-slay of ex-Hanjin exec

Ranking police officials of the Philippine National Police (PNP) may have been involved in the abduction of former Hanjin executive Jee Ick Joo, …

Asia

Maxine cheered most at ‘terno’ show

Miss Philippines. PHOTO FROM DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM<p>Glitter and glamor best summed up the cultural show where 20 Miss Universe candidates walked down …

Asia

‘Erroneous, illogical’ for Duterte to declare martial law over drug war

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/Presidential Photo<p>Lawmakers from the opposition bloc said it was erroneous and illogical for …

Drilon, Aquino: Duterte martial law remarks create fear among Pinoys

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. RENE LUMAWAG/Presidential Photo<p>Instead of blaming the media, the Duterte administration should exercise prudence in …

Asia

Pope admits to ‘darkness’ in own faith

Pope Francis leads the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession celebrated in front of the Colosseum on Good Friday in Rome, Friday, March …

Faith

Duterte orders AFP: Bomb Abu Sayyaf bandits, even with civilians

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered government troops to bomb Moro extremists who flee with their captives in a bid to stop a wave of kidnappings …

Asia