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4 Chinese nabbed for possession of firearms, explosives


Four Chinese nationals were arrested after they were allegedly found in possession of several high-powered firearms and explosives in Ilocos Norte, police said Wednesday.

Posted: May 29th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Kuwaiti envoy’s guard stopped for gun


The Makati City police stood firm in its implementation of the nationwide gun ban, charging a bodyguard of an ambassador to Manila with violation of the election prohibition.

Posted: February 18th, 2013 in Features,Headlines,Philippines | Read More »

Aussie with ammo, Fil-Am with gun caught in Naia checks


An Australian national was caught with almost a hundred 9-mm bullets while a wheelchair-bound Filipino-American yielded a .22 cal. pistol in separate security checks at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City on Tuesday.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Americas,Asia & Pacific,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Canadian kills 2, shoots self in Cebu courthouse

Philippine National Police investigators examine the courtroom at the Regional Trial Court building in Cebu city in central Philippines where a Canadian national identified as John H. Pope  opened fire killing two people and wounding a prosecutor before being fatally shot by police Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. AP

A physician and a lawyer were killed while a female prosecutor was wounded when a Canadian national went on a shooting rampage inside the Palace of Justice about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, the authorities said.

Posted: January 22nd, 2013 in Americas,Headlines,Philippines | Read More »


Aquino hits and misfires in the barilan debate


Like most Filipino boys, I was fascinated with guns.

Posted: January 22nd, 2013 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »