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  • IN NUMBERS: Global HIV/AIDS cases still on the rise

    December 1, 2018 5:30 AM 23

    The number of HIV-positive individuals continues to rise globally despite maximum efforts done to suppress the disease MANILA, Philippines – The world has seen a continued spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) epidemic over the past 3 decades. The number of people living with HIV/AIDS has increased

  • LOOK: Senate suspends session for U.P. vs Adamson do-or-die game

    November 28, 2018 4:23 PM 27

    Eleven senators are alumni of the University of the Philippines The Senate on Wednesday, November 28, suspended its session to give senators time to watch the much-awaited basketball game. Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri shared photos of senators inside the lounge as they watched the heated match. “Senate suspends session as the leadership

  • FAST FACTS: Who is new Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin?

    November 28, 2018 5:08 AM 29

    Lucas Bersamin is appointed as top magistrate on his 9th year in the Supreme Court. He is retiring in 10 months. Bersamin is appointed as top magistrate on his 9th year as associate justice. He’s the third most senior in the SC, after Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio and Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta. Then president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

  • 4 na drug suspect arestado sa QC, mahigit P300K na ilegal na droga nakumpiska

    November 25, 2018 7:00 AM 29

    Apat na suspek ang arestado nitong Sabado nang mahulog sa isang buy-bust operation sa Quezon City. Nakumpiska mula sa kanila ang mahigit P300,000 na halaga ng hinihinalang ilegal na droga, ayon sa ulat ni Vonne Aquino sa Balitanghali ng GMA News TV nitong Linggo. Sa tulong ng isang informant, nakipag-transkasiyon online ang Manila Police District Station

  • Babae, patay matapos masagasaan ng armored van sa Maynila

    November 22, 2018 2:48 PM 22

    Patay ang isang babae matapos siyang magulungan ng isang armored van sa kahabaan ng P. Ocampo Street sa Malate, Maynila. Sa ulat ni Emil Sumangil sa 24 Oras nitong Huwebes. makikita sa video na nakatawid na bago mabundol ang biktimang isa palang OFW bago ito pumailalim sa umabanteng sasakyan. Naitakbo pa sa ospital ang biktima ngunit kalauna'y binawian

  • MISLEADING: P800,000 Yolanda vs P200,000 Marawi shelters

    November 22, 2018 11:41 AM 29

    The temporary shelters for typhoon Yolanda victims are divided into 12 units making it cheaper than the shelter for the displaced Marawi residents : Each of the temporary bunkhouses for typhoon Yolanda victims cost P800,000 as opposed to the temporary shelters for Marawi residents which cost P200,000. The state-run People’s Television Network (PTV) made the claim

  • Endangered hawksbill sea turtle nalambat sa Lamitan, Basilan

    November 22, 2018 1:23 AM 75

    Aksidente umanong nalambat ng dalawang mangingisda ang isang hawksbill sea turtle sa Lamitan City sa Basilan noong Miyerkoles. Nalambat umano ang pawikan sa karagatang sakop ng Barangay Bulanting sa lungsud ng Lamitan. Agad nila itong dinala sa Maritime Police at City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO). Sinuri ang pawikan at nilagyan ng tag sa flipper

  • PSG on road closures during Xi visit: It’s the call of PNP, MMDA

    November 21, 2018 10:36 AM 79

    The Presidential Security Group (PSG) said Wednesday the implementation of road closures in Metro Manila that caused traffic jams during the state visit of Chinaese President Xi Jinping was the call of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA). Photos of commuters being forced to walk along a highway

  • Dating PBA player Danny Ildefonso at MMDA enforcer, nagkainitan

    November 21, 2018 9:38 AM 27

    Nagkainitan ang dating PBA player na si Danny Ildefonso at isang traffic enforcer ng Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) matapos sitahin ng huli ang basketbolista sa Sampaloc, Maynila nitong Miyerkules ng umaga. Ayon sa ulat ng GMA News "Balita Pilipinas Ngayon," muntik pa umanong mauwi sa suntukan ang mainitang pagtatalo ng dalawa. Sinita umano

  • MISLEADING: Panguil Bay Bridge photo used in DPWH site is Korean bridge

    November 21, 2018 6:15 AM 36

    The DPWH erroneously uses a photo of the Korean Incheon Bridge in an ongoing construction project in Mindanao DPWH ERROR. The Panguil Bay Bridge is set to connect Tangub City in Misamis Occidental and Tubod town in Lanao del Norte. According to its online milestone meter at the Build, Build, Build project implementation is at 14.4% as of posting time. Claim