9 Pinoys arrested in Malaysian crackdown vs illegals

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on 9 Pinoys arrested in Malaysian crackdown vs illegals 

By Michaela del Callar

MANILA, Sept. 5 (PNA) -– Nine undocumented Filipinos were arrested this week as Malaysia intensifies its crackdown on illegal foreign workers, the Dept. of Foreign Affairs said Thursday.

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CBCP says PDAF issue 'offensive to Filipinos and to God'

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on CBCP says PDAF issue 'offensive to Filipinos and to God' 

MANILA, Sept. 5 — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines said the issue surrounding the controversial Priority Development Assistance Fund or pork barrel not only offensive to the Filipino people but also to God.

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Cloud cluster in Mindanao expected to develop into LPA

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on Cloud cluster in Mindanao expected to develop into LPA 

MANILA, Sept 5 — A cloud cluster monitored outside the country is expected to develop into a low pressure area in the next 24 hours, the state weather forecaster said Thursday.

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Kidnapped Kuwaiti rescued by authorities at NAIA Terminal 3

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on Kidnapped Kuwaiti rescued by authorities at NAIA Terminal 3 

MANILA, Sept 5 — Police anti-kidnapping operatives safely rescued on Wednesday night a Kuwaiti national who was kidnapped by unidentified men in the City of Manila last August 25.

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(Lead) PNP AKG rescues Kuwaiti kidnapping victim in NAIA-3

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on (Lead) PNP AKG rescues Kuwaiti kidnapping victim in NAIA-3 

MANILA, Sept. 5 — Operatives of the Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group (PNP AKG) have successfully rescued a Kuwaiti kidnapping victim during operations at NAIA-3 in Pasay Wednesday night.

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Binay appeal to Cayetano to surrender Taguig POSO who created chaos in Mckinley

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on Binay appeal to Cayetano to surrender Taguig POSO who created chaos in Mckinley 

MANILA, Sept 5 — Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay Thursday appealed to Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano to surrender the Taguig employees who created chaos on McKinley Road in Forbes Park Wednesday.

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Intelligence fund is “limited” — NBI exec tells Senate

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on Intelligence fund is “limited” — NBI exec tells Senate 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Sept 5 (PNA) – A National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) official said during a Senate budget hearing on Thursday that their budget was no match for controversial businesswoman Janet Napoles’ “unlimited resources”.

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MetroBank Foundation recognizes 2013 Outstanding Filipinos

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on MetroBank Foundation recognizes 2013 Outstanding Filipinos 

By Aerol B. Patena

MANILA, Sept. 5 (PNA) — The Metrobank has conferred the winners of the 2013 Metrobank Foundation Search for Outstanding Teachers (SOT), The Outstanding Philippine Soldiers (TOPS) and Country’s Outstanding Police Officers in Service (COPS) at the Metrobank Plaza Auditorium in Makati City.

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2013 Outstanding Filipino Soldier awardee pushes for culture of peace and excellence

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on 2013 Outstanding Filipino Soldier awardee pushes for culture of peace and excellence 

By Aerol B. Patena

MANILA, Sept. 6 (PNA) — Colonel Romeo Brawner, Jr. urged Filipinos to build a culture of peace and excellence in the country in his speech during the conferment ceremonies for the 2013 Outstanding Filipinos by the Metrobank Foundation held at the Metrobank Plaza Auditorium in Makati City.

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ITCZ brings rains over Palawan, Visayas, Mindanao

September 6, 2013 9:22 am· Comments Off on ITCZ brings rains over Palawan, Visayas, Mindanao 

MANILA, Sept. 6 — Expect light rains over some parts of Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao due to the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) across these areas, the state weather forecaster said on Friday.

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