Metro Manila

Why some young students joined Million People March

MANILA - Thousands of students took part in the "Million People March" against the pork barrel in Luneta Monday.

Social media users dominate Million People March

MANILA - Dark-skinned, sweating, and "amoy araw" are often the trademarks of common protest participants that people get to encounter.

It's like EDSA Dos again, says anti-pork protester

MANILA - A participant in Monday's anti-pork protest in Luneta likened the rally to the EDSA Dos street protest that toppled then President Joseph Estrada.

Woman shot dead in Manila

MANILA – A woman was shot dead in Port Area, Manila late evening Sunday.

MMDA declogs drainage systems after floods

Muling nagsagawa ng clearing operations ang MMDA para linisin ang mga basurang iniwan ng bagyong "Maring" at bahang idinulot ng habagat. Nagpa-Patrol si Raffy Santos. TV Patrol, Agosto 25, 2013, Linggo

Parts of Roxas Blvd. to be closed Monday

MANILA – The local government of Manila will be closing parts of Roxas Boulevard in preparation for the day of protest against the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) or pork barrel scheduled on Monday.

7-foot python caught in Quezon City

MANILA – A 7-foot-long python was found by four kids along Araneta Avenue, Quezon City on Saturday night. 

Authorities hope for peaceful 'Million People March'

MANILA, Philippines – Security is going to be tight for the “Million People March” in Manila on Monday.

Over 100 nabbed in beerhouse raids

MANILA, Philippines – Over 100 women were caught after policemen raided several beerhouses in Caloocan City, following reports that minors were working in those establishments.

New LPA may intensify into tropical depression

MANILA, Philippines – A low pressure area (LPA) was last spotted east of Dinagat Islands, and state weather bureau PAGASA said this LPA could intensify into a tropical depression within 24 to 36 hours.