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Guilty Chinese trio pinned down by housemaid at Parañaque ‘shabu’ lab


Three Chinese nationals were each sentenced to two life terms in prison and ordered to pay P10 million each in fines for turning a Parañaque City home into a “shabu” laboratory, where they tried to mask the smell of chemicals using a disinfectant spray and burning incense.

Posted: August 1st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Indian woman found dead in Pasig City condo unit

crime scene

“Sometimes I make you mad. Sometimes you get pissed at me…I love you.. I can’t leave you alone.”

Posted: June 17th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Almonte: Best policy to solve sea dispute is ‘people to people’ strategy

Former National Security Adviser Jose Almonte (inset) talks about the best solution to the Philippine territorial disputes with China. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

For former National Security Adviser Jose Almonte, a retired Army general, the best strategy for handling the Philippines’ territorial dispute with China in the South China Sea is the “people-to-people approach.”

Posted: June 8th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

No fear, no walls for armless Fil-Am

“DESIRE, persistence and fearlessness will help anyone accomplish anything,” says Jessica Cox, shown here after tying her shoelaces using her feet during her talk in Pasig City. ALEXIS CORPUZ

She decided to take off her prosthetic arms at age 14 and had since been “celebrating” life.   And that continuing celebration can now be divided into several chapters: She finished college, learned to play the piano and drive a car, earned a black belt in taekwondo, got into scuba diving, became a licensed pilot—and […]

Posted: March 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Higher Philhealth fees cover those earning P8K or less, OFWs, others


MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. clarified on Wednesday that only members belonging to selected sectors have been affected by the adjustments in premium contributions, contrary to some reports in the media.   At the Fernandina forum in San Juan City on Wednesday, Rodolfo del Rosario Jr., officer in charge of the PhilHealth’s corporate communications […]

Posted: January 8th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »