Metro Manila

103 inmates, former maid await Napoles in Makati jail

MANILA - More than 50 women are housed in each of two cells at the Makati City Jail where alleged pork barrel scam player Janet Napoles will be detained, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas said Thursday night. 

Napoles' camp opposes Makati jail transfer

MANILA – One of the lawyers of Janet Lim Napoles on Thursday afternoon filed an urgent motion seeking reconsideration of a court order that Napoles be detained at Makati City Jail.

Minors freely enter casino

Agaw-pansin ang isang resort-casino sa Parañaque kung saan malayang nakakapagliwaliw ang mga menor de edad sa paligid ng gaming area.

Manila Yacht Club denies Napoles used yachts

MANILA -- The Manila Yacht Club denies three yachts supposedly owned by businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles have gone missing.

Water interruption to hit Parañaque areas

MANILA – Several areas in Parañaque City will experience water interruption Thursday night until Friday noon due to the installation of a new pipe, the Maynilad Water Services, Inc. said on Wednesday.

Isko doubts legitimacy of bus group seeking TRO

MANILA – Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno on Wednesday expressed doubts over the legitimacy of the Fairview-Quiapo-Baclaran Bus Operators Association, which filed a petition at the Manila Regional Trial Court for a temporary restraining order (TRO) on the city’s bus ordinance.

Netizens nix P7.8-M Luneta flagpole

Sentro ng batikos, maging sa social media, ang bagong flagpole na itinatayo sa Luneta na nagkakahalaga ng P7.8-M.

Caught on cam: 'Spiderboy' robber strikes again

Umatake sa ikatlong pagkakataon sa Maynila ang 12-anyos na mala-spider-boy ang istilo ng pagnanakaw.

Bomb scare grips Manila City Hall

MANILA – Work was temporarily disrupted at the Manila City Hall Wednesday afternoon due to a bomb threat that turned out to be a hoax.

Made of gold? P8M flagpole in Luneta criticized

Netizens are criticizing government's plan to build a new flagpole at the Luneta Park with a price tag of nearly P8 million.