Consumer groups seek probe of YouTube over ads for kids

AFP 04/09/2018

Consumer and activist groups called Monday for an investigation into Google-owned YouTube for allowing advertising to be targeted at children in apparent violation of US law. The organizations said that although YouTube claims that the site is…

Parents seek PAO assistance for daughter’s death

Futch Anthony Inso 02/26/2018

NINE-YEAR-OLD Wiljen Alcontin was a healthy, smart and playful kid who was administered the Dengvaxia vaccine along with her siblings last year. Wiljen’s mother Teresa, a resident of Sitio Bugnay 1 in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City, said…

CPDRC to seek COA’s opinion on inmates’ coop money

Morexette B. Erram 02/05/2018

The Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) administration will seek the help of Commission on Audit (COA) in dealing with the confiscated vault found inside the detention facility. A vault containing P263,000 was discovered last Friday…

Cebu police to seek Interpol help on ‘drug mule’ case

Benjie B. Talisic 01/29/2018

POLICE investigators in Cebu City will coordinate with their foreign counterparts to locate the person who allegedly instructed a Filipina to transport illegal drugs from Cebu to Osaka in Japan. Insp. Greg Ybiernas, deputy commander of the…

Mothers seek help after kids join gang made up of children

Nestle L. Semilla 01/28/2018

Basak Pardo kid-recruits were burned in wrists and paddled to become gang members “Help us save our children,” This was the appeal of a 46-year-old mother to barangay officials after she found out that her youngest son…

Pope seeks peace in Jerusalem

AFP 12/26/2017

  Pope Francis in his traditional Christmas address on Monday called for peace in Jerusalem and highlighted the plight of children scarred by conflict, having earlier urged the world’s Catholics not to ignore the conditions migrants face.…

CPDRC exec seeks to add 50 more jail personnel

Intern 11/14/2017

WITH a P124-million proposed budget for 2018, the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) plans to hire 50 more personnel to beef up security and to prevent smuggling of contraband in the facility. During their budget…

More solons seek Sereno’s impeachment

Inquirer.net 08/30/2017

  Twenty-five members of the House of Representatives endorsed the impeachment complaint filed on Wednesday against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. The complainant, lawyer Larry Gadon, filed the verified complaint at the office of the House Secretary…

UCPB seek release of employees jailed for transporting P30M to Cebu

Doris C. Bongcac 06/29/2017

  CEBU CITY–Officials of the United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB) are asking the Philippine Coastguard to already release two of their employees and their security escorts who were taken into custody on Sunday night for attempting to…

Beermen seek 3-1 lead, TNT eye to equalize

Inquirer.net 06/27/2017

Game today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – San Miguel Beer vs TNT SAN Miguel Beer will face the same enemy it conquered in the last two games of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals, with TNT KaTropa…