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April 21, 2018 9:13 PM Hold departure orders sought vs foreigns in ‘shabu’ case

State prosecutors are urging a Manila court to issue hold departure orders (HDOs) against six foreigners tagged in the P6.4-billion “shabu” (crystal meth) smuggling scandal in May that implicated several officials of the Bureau of Customs. In a motion filed at Branch 46 of the Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC), the prosecutors urged Judge Rainelda Estacio-Montesa 4

April 19, 2018 8:17 AM PDEA seizes P1M worth of shabu in buy-bust op in Marawi

Anti-drug operatives seized P1 million worth of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride, commonly known as shabu, in a buy-bust operation in the war-torn city of Marawi, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) disclosed on Thursday. PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino said the agency’s operatives as well as local police units in Mindanao confiscated 3

April 18, 2018 12:11 PM Casilao pooh-poohs Sara’s call for his ouster

Anakpawis Rep. Ariel Casilao on Wednesday downplayed Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s call for his expulsion, as well as her “mouthpiece and attack dog” remarks against him. In a statement, Casilao said he was “saddened” that Duterte-Carpio’s “comprehension of the electoral process, democratic principles and the party-list system is at this level 6

April 18, 2018 10:57 AM Police arrest alleged key figure in Indonesia alcohol deaths

In this photo, taken on Monday, April 9, 2018, relatives move the body of a victim who died from drinking poisonous bootleg liquor at a hospital in Cicalengka, West Java, Indonesia. Indonesian authorities say more people have died from toxic bootleg liquor, raising the toll this month to nearly 80 and highlighting how attempts to curb legal alcohol appear 8

April 18, 2018 8:33 AM Manhunt on vs cabbie tagged in slay of pregnant partner

The Eastern Police District (EPD) has directed the Mandaluyong police to conduct a no let-up manhunt operation against a taxi driver accused of killing his pregnant partner and her niece in Mandaluyong City on Monday. EPD Director Police Chief Superintendent Reynaldo Biay said in a statement that he has instructed members of the Mandaluyong City Police 7

April 18, 2018 3:31 AM Cops nab 4 in Laguna, Batangas for illegal drugs

SAN PEDRO CITY – Four suspected illegal drug pushers were arrested in police anti-drug operations in Laguna and Batangas provinces on Wednesday. In Laguna, police arrested Felix Matias in Barangay Caingin, Sta. Rosa City around 1 a.m. A report from the Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) police said Matias sold three sachets of shabu 4

April 17, 2018 8:27 AM SC affirms earlier decision junking De Lima’s bid to quash court arrest order

The Supreme Court on Tuesday affirmed its Oct. 10, 2017 decision dismissing Senator Leila De Lima’s bid to nullify the arrest order issued against her by a Muntinlupa court over drug trafficking allegations. With the same vote, an insider said the High Court dismissed the motion for reconsideration filed by the Senator. Those who voted to dismiss De Lima’s 4

April 17, 2018 7:59 AM BI told: Go after Chinese drug cartels, not 71-year-old nun

MANILA - A senator on Tuesday scored the Bureau of Immigration (BI) for what she calls "excessive use of authority" in arresting and detaining a 71-year-old Australian nun for alleged engagement in "partisan political activities." Senator Nancy Binay said the bureau should focus on running after Chinese drug cartels, smugglers, and foreigners involved 6

April 13, 2018 3:20 PM Ex-Marcos lawyer Lozano, 78, passes away

Oliver Lozano, the former lawyer of the late President Ferdinand Marcos, has passed away Thursday morning. Lozano, 78, succumbed to cardiac arrest. His remains was immediately cremated. Lozano is survived by his wife Norma, three children and six grandchildren. According to Mrs. Lozano, the veteran lawyer was rushed to a hospital in March and was able to recover 4

April 11, 2018 4:18 AM PDEA to keep barangay drugs watch list in Central Visayas confidential

CEBU CITY – Amid calls from the local poll body, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) will not make public the names of barangay officials who are on their drugs watch list. PDEA-7 spokesperson Leia Albiar said they were still validating the participation of half of the 563 village officials in the country who were named 4