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September 24, 2017 4:00 PM Kidnap suspect evades arrest

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — A suspect in a kidnapping case escaped while his three companions were arrested in a coastal village here on Saturday, security officials said. Kadil Asalin, alias Tatay, fled through the backdoor as a team from the city police and Joint Task Force Zamboanga was about to serve a warrant for his arrest at his residence in Sitio 4

September 23, 2017 3:08 PM Threats of narcoterrorism in the Philippines

While waging the war on drugs, the administration of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte inevitably confronts the continuing battle against terrorist threats in the Philippines. The Davao City bombing on September 2, 2016 and the May 23, 2017 Marawi City siege have aptly unveiled the panoply of security threats facing the Philippines involving drugs and terrorism 2

September 22, 2017 11:22 PM Sandiganbayan enters not guilty plea for Gringo Honasan

Sen. Gregorio Honasan II refused to enter a plea on Friday after the Sandiganbayan denied his motion to quash the graft case and postpone his arraignment on charges he misused P30 million of his pork barrel allocations five years ago. According to procedure, the antigraft court’s Second Division chair, Associate Justice Oscar Herrera Jr., entered a “not guilty 6

September 22, 2017 7:23 AM Honasan refuses to enter plea in graft charges

Despite attempts made by the lawyers of Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II to defer his arraignment and have his graft charges dismissed, the Sandiganbayan Second Division still decided to push through with it. Honasan earlier filed an omnibus motion to defer his arraignment, dismiss his charges, have the cases reinvestigated, and have his warrant 7

September 22, 2017 12:29 AM Mighty Corporation will pay for Marawi rehab – Duterte

Mighty Corporation offered back in July to pay as much as P25 billion to cover its tax deficiencies MARAWI CITY, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte said he will fund the rehabilitation of Marawi City using money from "guys who didn’t turn over their proper taxes" like Mighty Corporation, the tobacco firm that has been slapped with a high-profile 9

September 21, 2017 7:39 AM 7 Filipino militant suspects arrested in Malaysia

Malaysian police have detained seven Filipinos suspected of involvement with the Abu Sayyaf militant group, an official said Thursday, the latest arrest of extremist suspects in the Muslim-majority country. The seven men, aged between 22 and 38, were working as private security guards in and around the capital Kuala Lumpur, said national police chief 4

September 20, 2017 4:55 PM 16 Aegis Juris fratmen on DOJ departure lookout

MANILA, Philippines — Sixteen members of Aegis Juris fraternity suspected of involvement in the hazing death of University of Santo Tomas law freshman Horacio Castillo III have been placed on the immigration lookout bulletin by the Department of Justice (DOJ). Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said the lookout bulletin order (LBO), contained in a three-page 8

September 20, 2017 11:54 AM Duterte raises reward for arrest of 'ninja' cops to P3M

MANILA, Philippine — President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday raised the bounty for cops involved in the illegal drug trade to P3 million as he expressed frustration over the slow hunt for these policemen. “Wala namang nahuli na ninja cops. I'm raising the ante. I'm offering P3 million per head. Tignan ko. Tataas at tataas 'yan so that we will get them,” Duterte 8

September 20, 2017 9:57 AM Duterte raises bounty for arrest of drug cops to P3M

President Duterte is raising the reward money for individuals who can identify or provide information on police officers who are directly involved in the illegal drugs trade or are coddling drug syndicate leaders. Duterte first offered P2 million for information leading to the apprehension of the so-called “ninja cops” following the involvement of some members 6

September 20, 2017 7:10 AM Pilot accused of raping Filipina in UAE

A pilot has been arrested and terminated from his post after being accused of raping a Filipino woman in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The Arab, 36, is under trial at the Sharjah Criminal Court for rape, assault and consuming alcohol, reports The Khaleej Times. When police accompanied the woman to the man’s apartment, the accused did not answer the door and tried 7