Quezon City

Catriona Gray crowned as Miss Universe Philippines

From left: Second runner up Samamtha Mae Bernardo, Bb. Globe Michelle Gumabao, Bb. Grand International Eva Patalinjug, Miss Universe Philippines …


Raid on QC hotel yields cocaine, ecstasy

Party drugs worth P178,000 were seized on Sunday from two 21-year-olds in a Quezon City hotel, the police said.The post Raid on QC hotel yields …


House panel OKs articles of impeachment vs Sereno

The House committee on Justice has approved the report and the accompanying articles of impeachment against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.

Maria Lourdes Sereno

Class suspensions

A number of local government units and academic institutions announced suspension of classes in view of the transport strike slated Monday.<p>Members of …


#WalangPasok: More schools suspend classes today, March 19

More schools have suspended their classes on Monday, March 19, due to the scheduled nationwide transport strike to protest the government’s planned …

University of Santo Tomas

SAF bags first 2 spots in PNP’s 1st SWAT Challenge

The Philippine National Police (PNP) awarded on Monday more than a hundred members of the police and military, who won the first Special Weapons and …

Davao City

Pictures of the Day: 17 March 2018

Royal Ballet

40 candidates vie for Bb. Pilipinas 2018 crowns

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 17)</b> — After hauling numerous titles last year, the Philippine pageant season is once again kicking off.<p>The …


Amante: Paying for stalled traffic

CebuIsolde D. AmanteSunday Essay WHAT would P3.5 billion a day gain us? It would be enough to pay 6.8 million individuals earning Metro Manila’s …


Selfie moment

Selfie moment<p>March 18 2018 12:24 AM<p>RELATED STORIES<p>Text Size:<p>A<p>A<p>A<p>A couple takes a phone selfie at an amusement centre in Quezon City, Metro Manila.<p>MORE …


4 people killed, 2 wounded in separate shootings in Quezon City

Four people were killed in separate shootings overnight in Quezon City that also left two people wounded, including a 3-year-old boy.The post 4 …


Angered by drug case debacle, Duterte punched Palace wall – Bato reveals

President Rodrigo Duterte punched a wall in Malacañang in a fit of anger over the Department of Justice's (DOJ) dismissal of the complaints against …


10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, QCOM, APRN)

Here is what you need to know.<p><b>Albert Edwards says the endgame for the global economy is arriving sooner than we expected.</b> The bearish Societe Generale global strategist says a trade war would bring forward the next financial crisis sooner than anticipated.<p><b>JPMorgan has calculated the likelihood of</b> …


PH, Japan ink loan for Metro Manila subway

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 16)</b> — The first tranche of a loan for the Metro Manila subway project is in.<p>Philippine and Japanese officials …


Metro Manila Subway: PH, Japan sign loan deal

The Philippines and Japan signed on Friday the first tranche of 104.5 billion yen (P51.3 billion) loan for Metro Manila's first subway, one of the …


Promoter of Popular QC Bar Is Being Accused of Sexual Harassment and Assault

Social media unofficially dubbed Today x Future, a bar in Quezon City, a safe space for anyone to have fun and be themselves. This mostly rings true …


WEEKEND GUIDE | The Lion King, WorldBex, Haruki Murakami festival,

Watch a movie or play. Visit a trade fair. Or stand up for equality. The weekend’s hot with these events happening all over the metro.<p><b>March 16, …

Haruki Murakami

3 patay, 1 sugatan sa pamamaril sa QC

MAYNILA - Tatlo ang patay habang isa ang sugatan sa pamamaril sa Steve Baba Street, Barangay Commonwealth, Quezon City nitong Biyernes ng gabi.


Napoles admitted to witness program

MANILA, Philippines — Accused pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles has moved a step closer to turning state witness, with Justice Secretary …


Duterte takes aim at the press, testing the foundations of Philippine democracy

MANILA — When one of the Philippines’ most prominent journalists is not busy running a newsroom, she is busy wondering about her next day in court.<p>Maria Ressa, a former CNN bureau chief who founded a successful digital news start-up, Rappler, is more accustomed to sitting on panels about press …


Japan OKs P51-B loan for PH subway

The rollout of the country's first subway system moved a step closer as the Japanese government extended a 104.5-billion yen or P51.3-billion loan to …


'Bagani' talents in road crash, producer confirms

Over a dozen talents of the ABS-CBN fantaserye "Bagani" were recently involved in a road crash, producer Star Creatives has confirmed, saying it …


Nikki Valdez recalls long commutes, training during her Star Circle days

Valdez waxed nostalgic, sharing an old photo with her batchmates that include Kristine Hermosa, Dominic Ochoa, Jericho Rosales and Dimples Romana.The …


Gov’t to sell P98.3M assets

The government is selling within the first quarter P98.3 million in assets, most of them idle land properties in Luzon and Mindanao, to augment …

Real Estate

SolGen backs appeal on drug raps vs Lim, et al. | The Freeman

CEBU, Philippines — Solicitor General Jose Calida says he will represent the Philippine National Police in its appeal to overturn the dismissal of …


PNP opens ‘one stop shop’ for processing of gun permits and licenses

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday opened to the public its One-Stop Shop (OSS) building, the processing center for all firearms and …


2 lalaki, timbog sa buy-bust sa QC

Arestado ang 2 lalaki sa ikinasang buy-bust operation sa Cubao, Quezon City Huwebes ng gabi.


New school buildings inaugurated in Quezon City

MANILA, Philippines — Officials of the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Quezon City government led the inauguration of new buildings at a …


After 'La Luna,' Kathryn, Daniel gear up for new film

Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla are set to return to the big screen with a project that marks their reunion with box-office director Cathy …

Celebrity News

Philippines Duterte to Issue Notice of Withdrawal From ICC | World News | US News

FILE PHOTO: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during Change of Command ceremonies of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) at Camp …