Angara assures impartiality amid calls for his son to resign from prosecution team

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Angara assures impartiality amid calls for his son to resign from prosecution team 

MANILA, Jan. 20 – Senator-judge Edgardo Angara has reiterated his assurance that he will remain impartial and objective amid calls for his son, Rep. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara, to resign as deputy spokesperson of the prosecution team in the impeachment trial of Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona.

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Court orders bank to pay client for security lapses

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Court orders bank to pay client for security lapses 

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 20 – Judge Felipe Banzon of the Silay City Regional Trial Court has ordered the Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company to pay its client more than P500,000 in moral, exemplary and compensatory damages for its failure to provide her the necessary security while she was stabbed and robbed at the bank parking lot in Silay City on April 11, 2007.

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Curfew to be imposed inside ARMM compound

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Curfew to be imposed inside ARMM compound 

COTABATO CITY, Jan. 20 – To ensure the security of government workers and government installations, the Cotabato City police and the Philippine Marines will impose starting on Monday a curfew inside the 32-hectare operations center of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).

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Maritime policemen rescue 36 human trafficking victims in Tawi-Tawi

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Maritime policemen rescue 36 human trafficking victims in Tawi-Tawi 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Jan. 20 – The Maritime Police operatives have rescued 36 victims of human trafficking aboard a commercial ferry in the province of Tawi-Tawi, an official said Friday.

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PNP in Davao launches e-Blotter system

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on PNP in Davao launches e-Blotter system 

CAMP CATITIPAN, Davao City, Jan. 20 — The Police Regional Office (PRO-11) here formally launched on Friday the Crime Incident Reporting System (e-Blotter) in the Davao Region in line with the modernization program of the Philippine National Police (PNP).

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Governor seeks one month moratorium on implementation of helmet law

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Governor seeks one month moratorium on implementation of helmet law 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Jan. 20 – A one-month moratorium is in place prior to the full implementation of the helmet law as provided for under Republic Act 10054.

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Best public school veggie gardens awarded

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Best public school veggie gardens awarded 

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna Jan. 20 – The Calamba City Agricultural Services Department (CASD) has awarded the “Best Gulayang Pampaaralan” to three outstanding school vegetable gardens this week as part of the city’s “Gulayan Sa Kabayanan” program.

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One killed, 3 hurt in Tanjay City road mishap

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on One killed, 3 hurt in Tanjay City road mishap 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Jan. 20 – A man was killed while three other persons were injured after a wayward passenger bus rammed into a motorcycle and a tricycle early this week along the national highway in Tanjay City, Negros Oriental.

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LTFRB cites law on drivers' rights

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on LTFRB cites law on drivers' rights 

CEBU CITY, Jan. 20 –- The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued Memorandum Circular No. 2012-001 recognizing the right of bus drivers and conductors to organize themselves to advance their interests and welfare.

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Hot lumber seized in North Cotabato town

January 20, 2012 11:39 pm· Comments Off on Hot lumber seized in North Cotabato town 

KIDAPAWAN CITY, Jan. 20 – Authorities confiscated a truck loaded with some 5,000 board feet of illegally-cut wood during a highway inspection in Kabacan town in North Cotabato, police said.

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