Metro Manila

Willie Revillame's staff shot in San Juan

MANILA, Philippines – The personal assistant of TV host Willie Revillame was rushed to a hospital after being shot by a gunman on board a motorcycle in San Juan Friday morning.

'Carless People' wants half of EDSA for pedestrians, bikes

MANILA – Two groups of composed of climate change advocates and lawyers are asking various government agencies to allot more space for commuters and pedestrians along EDSA.

Erap softens ban, but buses still refuse to enter

MANILA – Some public utility buses still refuse to enter the city of Manila despite pronouncements from Mayor Joseph Estrada that legitimate buses with franchises from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) are not covered by the ban.

Chef robbed, dies after being pushed out of bus

MANILA – A restaurant chef was killed in an alleged robbery incident inside a bus along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) on Friday midnight.

BMPM hosts disaster preparedness workshop in QC

MANILA -- Bayan patrollers undergo a disaster preparedness workshop in Quezon City to help them prepare for possible emergencies during storms and typhoons.

Erap: Manila bus ban is legal

MANILA -- Manila Mayor Joseph "Erap" Estrada maintains the city's new bus

Customs seizes P19-M worth of contraband in Manila

MANILA --The Bureau of Customs seized more than P19 million worth of contraband at the Manila International Container Port on Friday morning.

Erap: Bus ban targets 'colorum' buses

MANILA – Manila Mayor Joseph "Erap" Estrada on Friday issued a clarification on the much-maligned city resolution on buses.

Man who sells marijuana to students nabbed

MANILA – A man who allegedly sells marijuana to students in Navotas was arrested on Thursday evening.

After Manila bus ban, commuters turn to PNR trains

Several commuters have turned to the Philippine National Railways (PNR) after the government of Manila decided to ban buses in the city.