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December 12, 2017 3:11 PM Musician-radio host Pete Canzon in ICU after fire injuries

His radio cohost Nelson Gonzales is appealing for donations Veteran saxophonist Pete Canzon was at work, cohosting a radio show, “Tago Jazz Hour,” with drummer Nelson Gonzales, on Sunday night, Dec. 10, when the radio station, DWDD AM inside Camp Crame, caught fire. Both musicians, along with Army radio technician Dex Orata, suffered from smoke inhalation 17

December 7, 2017 10:20 AM Mindanao-based rights group slams SC for upholding martial law declaration

The Supreme Court symbol on its facade in Manila. (File photo LYN RILLON / Philippine Daily Inquirer) More than 50 members of the militant group Barug Katungod Mindanao (Mindanao Stand for Human Rights) trooped on Thursday to the Supreme Court (SC) to protest its decision affirming President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in the southern 45

November 10, 2017 9:46 AM Shootout kills 1, injures another in Mindanao

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY—A man, who was carrying a Customs police identification card, died while a Customs broker was critically injured when the duo engaged in a shootout in Barangay Macasandig here on Thursday evening, the police said Friday. Senior Insp. Adbul Alim Torres Sumandar, the Macasandig police station chief, said killed was Roy Ancajas, 45, a resident 18

November 1, 2017 7:44 AM Indonesian believed to be linked to Maute group nabbed in Marawi

An Indonesian national believed to be a member of the Maute group was arrested by authorities in Marawi City on Wednesday morning, the military said. “He is now being investigated by police investigators,” Joint Task Force Ranao deputy commander Col. Romeo Brawner Jr. said. The foreigner was arrested by members of the Barangay Peace Action Team of Brgy. Loksadatu 29

October 23, 2017 8:32 AM Rejection of EU grants not a setback for Marawi rehab – OCD

The Philippine government is working with other international bodies to help finance the costly rehabilitation of the warn-torn city MANILA, Philippines – The decision of the Philippine government to decline grants from the European Union will not significantly affect Marawi rehabilitation, said an Office of Civil Defense (OCD) official. "I don’t think 14

October 18, 2017 5:50 PM Zumba groups raise money for charity with pink party

Three Zumba instructors brought all their classes together for a special charity night in Leyburn to raise money for Breast Cancer Care. Leyburn Methodist Hall hosted a Party in Pink organised by three local Zumba instructors – Lynne Chilton, Karolina Helenka Groch and Cath Margetts. All three run Zumba classes in the area but wanted to unite all their 89

October 16, 2017 6:26 AM Abu Asrie case transferred to high court

Kajang, MALAYSIA — The case of Hajar Abdul Mubin, who is charged with being a member of the Abu Sayyaf militant group, has been transferred to the High Court. Hajar, 25, also known as Abu Asrie, is accused of being a member of the group since 2010. He was charged under Section 130KA of the Penal Code and faces life imprisonment and a fine. Sessions Court 9

October 9, 2017 11:21 PM PH apologizes to China for Taiwan logo gaffe

Oops, the Philippines used the logo of Taiwan’s Ministry of Defense instead of the People’s Republic of China’s. The Department of National Defense (DND) on Monday apologized to the Chinese government for the gaffe that DND spokesperson Arsenio Andolong described as “technical lapse.” The wrong logo was displayed on the banner announcing the turnover 42

October 7, 2017 4:26 PM Filipino charged for foiled NY terror plot is a doctor from Marawi

Salic, a 37-year-old orthopedic surgeon who used to work at the Amai Pakpak Medical Center in Marawi City, among other hospitals, is also being linked to the Maute local terror group based in Marawi. Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Eduardo Año said Salic has been funding suspected terrorists in various countries. The military has been keeping 65

October 6, 2017 1:50 AM AFP, police get new sets of firearms, ammo from China

DEFENSE Secretary Delfin Lorenza and officials of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) received Thursday, October 5, another batch of high-powered firearms and ammunitions from China. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jinjua handed over the 3,000 M4 rifles, three million rounds of ammunition and 90 sniper scopes to Lorenzana and AFP chief 44