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Filipino held without bail in Ohio shootings that killed three

Shooting suspect Igmidio Mista in police custody.

A 33-year-old Filipino was arrested by police and held in jail without bail in connection with a shooting at a bar in early morning on March 9 in Fremont, Ohio, that left three people dead and another wounded.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

February 1945: The Rape of Manila

DEAD bodies could not be buried as relatives fled the carnage. Photo courtesy of Albert Montilla

To this day, much is heard of the Rape of Nanking when the rampaging Japanese Imperial Army killed 300,000 from 1937 to 1938, and raped 20,000 women in that Chinese capital.

Posted: February 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

The 12 ‘scams’ of Christmas

People buy souvenirs outside a church on Christmas eve in Bangalore, India, Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.  AP

It’s a time of peace on Earth and goodwill to all men. But some unscrupulous types use the Christmas period to scam us. There is no worse time to fall victim to one of these swindles. Don’t get duped by the hoaxers, the tricksters and the fraudsters this Christmas.

Posted: December 25th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Police nab suspects in slaying of two Fil-Am teens in San Jose, CA

Christian Comilang

A combined team of the Covert Response and Metro units of the San Jose Police Department last Saturday, arrested without incident two suspects in the May 26 slaying of two Filipino American high school students.

Posted: June 8th, 2013 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Relatives of freed Australian hostage call for justice

Warren Richard Rodwell. AP FILE PHOTO

The relatives of an Australian man held hostage for 15 months by Islamic militants in remote islands of the southern Philippines called Monday for his captors to be brought to justice.

Posted: March 25th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

BI orders deportation of American pedophile


The Bureau of Immigration has ordered the deportation of a convicted American pedophile wanted in the US for failure to report his location and activities to federal authorities.

Posted: March 4th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Philippines deported 603 foreigners in 2012


The Bureau of Immigration has deported 603 foreigners in 2012, about three times higher compared to previous year’s 147. Immigration Commissioner Ricardo David said the 603 aliens were among the 635 arrested in 2012.

Posted: January 1st, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Fil-Am faces probe, denies drug charges


The camp of Filipino-American arrested for possession of 10 kilos of shabu worth P50 million dared authorities to lift fingerprints and DNA samples from the government vehicle where the drugs were allegedly recovered.

Posted: November 26th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

OFWs warned: Porn materials in laptops, cell phones banned in Australia

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz warned all overseas Filipino workers bound for Australia against pornographic materials, including those stored in laptops and cellphones, saying this is a serious offense under the Australian federal and state criminal law.

Posted: October 30th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH, China boost cooperation against crimes


Philippine and Chinese officials on Friday exchanged instruments of ratification of a mutual assistance accord expected to allow authorities effectively enforce laws against criminals from both countries.

Posted: October 19th, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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