PSG reminds public: Threaten the President and get arrested

Darryl John Esguerra 05/13/2020

MANILA, Philippines — After two men were arrested for offering bounties to anyone who could kill President Rodrigo Duterte, the Presidential Security Group (PSG) on Wednesday called on the public to not get involved in such threats…

New disinfectant to kill coronavirus for 90 days

05/04/2020

SEOUL — Scientists at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology have developed “MAP-1,” a new disinfectant spray that can kill viruses — including the novel coronavirus — and bacteria for up to 90 days. Unlike…

Locsin: I will kill anyone who asks for a birth certificate

Inquirer.net 02/19/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has warned to “kill” anyone who asks for a birth certificate as a requirement for passport renewal. Locsin made the statement on Tuesday after a netizen asked whether…

Police kill one, collar three others in recent anti-drug operation

Benjie Talisic 12/27/2018

ONE was killed, three others were arrested while a minor was rescued during two separate anti-drug operations in the cities of Cebu and Talisay on Thursday. Police also confiscated P1.1 million worth of suspected shabu, two unlicensed…

Palma: Duterte’s ‘kill the bishops’ statement a ‘bad joke’

Delta Dyrecka Letigio, Inquirer.net 12/08/2018

CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma on Saturday dismissed as a “bad joke” the statement of President Rodrigo Duterte that seemingly encouraged the killing of Catholic bishops whom he described as “stupid” and “useless.” “Magtawa-tawa lang gyud mi kay…

‘Total disaster’ as Italy storms kill at least 30

AFP 11/05/2018

Casteldaccia, Italy – Floods killed 12 people on the island of Sicily, including nine members of a single family, pushing Italy’s week-long storm toll beyond 30, rescuers said Sunday. After a river burst its banks, the bodies…

Pinoy waiters in Dubai accused of trying to kill countryman

Inquirer.net 10/30/2018

TWO Filipino men working as waiters in Dubai are accused of trying to kill their countryman last May after the victim was stabbed twice. The man had been visited at his residence by three Filipino friends consisting…

Kill the excise tax, not the poor with higher prices

Fernando Fajardo 10/11/2018

What the government should do instead is to tax the sale of cars, with rates going up the more expensive the units. Then charge them with higher road user’s fee when they register their cars. Early this…

Jealousy may have prompted ex-Coast Guard member to kill wife, self

Benjie B. Talisic, Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/29/2018

Jealousy was seen as the reason behind the killing of a woman by his husband in Barangay Inayawan, Cebu City on Friday evening. PO2 Jaymos Torrdios, the investigator of the Pardo Police Station, said Aldrin Cabo, a…

Motorcycle-riding gunmen kill ‘couple’

Norman V. Mendoza 08/06/2018

PAKNAAN AMBUSH The killings continue in Cebu with a common-law couple in Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City being the latest victims of fatal shooting attacks done by unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen. Jessie Montebon, 46, and his common law partner,…

Rescuers scour scorched towns after Greek wildfires kill 74

AFP 07/25/2018

RESCUE workers in Greece scoured charred homes and burned-out cars on Wednesday as the toll from some of the worst wildfires this century was expected to rise from at least 74 dead and 187 hurt. Scores of…

Taliban kill 7 police

AP 07/16/2018

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban stormed a police checkpoint in Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province and killed seven policemen, a provincial official said Monday. The attack took place the previous night in the district of Ghani Kahil, said…

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