Photos, messages on social media admissible as evidence – SC

Zacarian Sarao - @inquirerdotnet 06/21/2022

MANILA, Philippines — Photos and messages posted by private individuals on social media accounts are allowed to be presented as evidence in court, according to a recent Supreme Court ruling. This means a respondent of a case cannot invoke…

Magis Eagles send heartwarming messages to COVID-19 frontliners

Mars G. Alison 04/01/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Student-athletes in Cebu are not staying idle in their homes just because school got cut short and sporting events were cancelled due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis. On the contrary, they…

Songs and messages of love for teacher killed in landslide

Zena V. Magto 10/05/2018

HER students offered cards with loving messages and flowers and songs as was customary during Teachers Day celebrations. Only that Ever Stephen Ubas, 32, the Guidance Counselor of Cantao-an Elementary School in Naga City, south Cebu was…

Mandaue Councilor Demetrio dies, Colleagues post condolences on Facebook

Doris C. Bongcac, Norman Mendoza 12/28/2017

Mandaue City Councilor Demetrio “Jun” Cortes Jr. passed away at the age of 66 late this afternoon due to kidney failure. This was confirmed by his brother, Sixth District Rep. Jonas Cortes, that Demetrio died at around…

MAO BA?

Editorial 05/16/2017

FAVORITISM A passenger was taken aback after a taxi driver whose vehicle was the next in line told him to board another taxi at the end of the line outside a hotel. Upon seeing the passenger, the…

CIDG taps Tausug translators to interpret Abu text messages

Nestle L. Semilla 05/10/2017

  THE Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Central Visayas (CIDG-7) tapped the help of the Tausug ethnic group to translate the messages in the phones confiscated from the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members and from Supt.…

NTC warns public anew: Beware of text scammers

Victor Anthony V. Silva 01/25/2017

While more people have become aware of text message scams, more people have also taken advantage of convenient mobile services to swindle others. The National Telecommunications Commission in Central Visayas (NTC-7) warned the public anew of this…

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