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    Monsoon Rains and TS “Mario” Affect Metro Manila & Other Areas

    Metro Manila and nearby provinces have experienced heavy flooding caused by strong rains brought by the southwest monsoon and Tropical Storm (TS) MARIO (Fung-Wong) Friday, September 19. The combined effect of the southwest monsoon and Tropical Storm MARIO has brought moderate …

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    Flood Bulletin

    As tropical storm ‘Mario’ and the southwest monsoon continue to bring heavy rains across Metro Manila and nearby provinces, several areas have been flooded. MMDA has released a list of flooded areas. Motorists are advised to take precaution and avoid …

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    Anti-crime Groups Want PNP Chief Ousted

    Members of various anti-crime groups are hankering for the resignation of Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Dir. Gen. Alan Purisima. “Si General Purisima ay hindi na talaga katanggap-tanggap sa mga taong dapat pinagsisilbihan niya. Nagtatago siya sa saya ng presidente. …

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    Mayon Alert Status Raised to 3, Evacuation Underway

    The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) raised Mayon Volcano’s alert level from 2 to 3 late Monday night, prompting Albay’s Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) to order all local government units (LGUs) to implement forced …

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    3 Cops Injured in North Cotabato Blast

    Three police officers from the North Cotabato Provincial Police Office were injured when improvised explosive devices (IEDs) were set off by alleged New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay Bagumbayan on Tuesday morning. In a phone interview with the Inquirer, …

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    Typhoon Luis Exits PAR, Leaves 3 Dead

    Typhoon Luis (international name: Kalmaegi) has existed the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) Monday morning but has left three persons dead and three others injured, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said. According to NDRRMC, 1,723 families or …

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    Classes Suspended in NCR, Affected Provinces

    Malacañang, upon the recommendation of PAGASA and NDRRMC, declared suspension of classes on all levels, public and private, on Monday, September 15 in the following areas: 1. NCR 2. Zambales 3. Tarlac 4. Nueva Ecija 5. Aurora 6. Pampanga 7. …

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    Orange Rainfall Warning Up in Metro Manila

    The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) raised the orange rainfall warning in Metro Manila and the provinces of Bataan, Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Rizal, Tarlac and Zambales late Sunday evening. PAGASA raised the orange alert …

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    National Convention of ASIS International Philippines Chapter

    Security professionals in the country are invited to the ASIS International – Philippine Chapter National Convention 2014 this coming October 10, 2014. The whole day event will be held in Taal Vista Hotel in Tagaytay City. TOPIC Terrorism remains to …

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    Frequently Asked Questions on the Bangsamoro Basic Law

    Name and Purpose Q: What is the purpose of this new law? A: The purpose of the draft Basic Law is to establish the new Bangsamoro political entity and provide for its basic structure of government, in recognition of the …

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    4.93 Million Gmail Accounts Compromised

    Around 4.93 million Gmail usernames and passwords were posted by hackers in a Russian Bitcoin forum according to international media reports. The International Business Times reported that a database of 4.93 million Google accounts of mostly English, Spanish, and Russian …

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    2 EDSA ‘Hulidap’ Cops Involved in Same Modus in 2011

    Some of the policemen involved in the EDSA ‘hulidap’ case were allegedly previously involved in illegal activities, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said. According to a report on GMA7’s news program State of the Nation, two of the eight suspects …