Metro Manila

Contempt raps eyed vs NCRPO for defying Fort Boni ruling

MANILA -- The local government of Makati on Wednesday said it will file contempt charges against the chief and some officers of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) for their refusal to comply with a ruling of the Court of Appeals awarding Fort Bonifacio to Makati City.

Armed men barge into comedians' home

MANILA – Five armed suspects stole valuables at a house used by several stand-up comedians in Quezon City Tuesday evening.

Suspected robber nabbed in Manila

MANILA – A suspected robber was arrested in Manila past midnight Wednesday.

PAGASA: Warm weather during the day, rains at night

MANILA – The state weather bureau on Wednesday said the entire country will experience a generally fair weather today, but rains are expected later in the afternoon or evening.

Palace tosses LTO chief issue to DOTC

MANILA, Philippines - Malacanang on Tuesday said it is leaving the fate of Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief Virginia Torres – who was caught on video playing in a casino – to her mother unit, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC).

Thunderstorm triggers floods in parts of Metro Manila

Bumaha sa ilang lugar sa Metro Manila dahil sa biglaang buhos ng ulan ngayong gabi. Live mula sa Araneta Avenue, sa Quezon City, Magba-Bandila si Jackie Manabat. Bandila, Setyembre 3, 2013, Martes

Passengers stranded for hours as MRT bogs down

MANILA – Thousands of passengers were stranded Tuesday night after operations of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) were temporarily suspended due to technical problems.

Suspects in Palace engineer's slay nabbed

MANILA – Two suspects in the killing of a Malacañang engineer were arrested by the Manila Police District (MPD).

Rains snarl traffic, cause floods in parts of Metro

MANILA – Sudden downpour on Tuesday night triggered floods in some parts of Metro Manila.

QC kagawad shot dead

MANILA – A Quezon City barangay kagawad was shot dead by unidentified suspects in Barangay Sto. Domingo, Quezon City on Tuesday.