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P2.7-M “shabu” seized in Caloocan City buy-bust

September 20, 2020

Authorities confiscated P2.7-million worth of illegal drugs and arrested four alleged drug suspects in separate buy-bust operations in Caloocan City last Friday. National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief Major General Debold Sinas said personnel from Caloocan City Police Station

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Quarantine control tightened in Cavite borders amid unauthorized tourists

September 20, 2020

Quarantine Control Points (QCPs) between the boundaries of Laguna and Cavite will be set up to prevent unauthorized tourists from entering Cavite without travel authority, the Joint Task Force COVID Shield said on Sunday. According to Police Lieutenant General Guillermo

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21 San Jose employees tested positive for COVID-19 – Occ. Mindoro LGU

September 20, 2020

Some 21 employees from the local government of San Jose were tested positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Provincial Governor’s Office (PGO) of Occidental Mindoro said on Saturday. In a statement, the PGO said as of September 19, the Provincial

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LGUs warned vs impostors soliciting money

September 20, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Sunday warned the local government units (LGU) of a modus operandi by unscrupulous individuals who pretend to be the department’s executives and solicit or extort money. Interior Undersecretary and spokesperson

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Recent fish deaths in Manila Bay due to ”oceanographic phenomenon”

September 19, 2020

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) said the recent fish deaths in Manila Bay may possibly be caused by an “oceanographic phenomenon”. “It is highly possible that an oceanographic phenomenon called upwelling or overturn caused the depletion of

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Duterte decides to keep one-meter distance between passengers in public transportation

September 19, 2020

By Robina Asido President Rodrigo Duterte has decided to retain the one-meter distance between passengers in public transportation. This was announced by┬áPresidential Spokesperson Harry Roque in a televised address on Saturday. “After the President studied the recommendation of both sides

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Drug suspect arrested, millions of pesos worth of illegal drugs seized in Manila

September 19, 2020

A drug suspect was arrested while millions of pesos worth of illegal drugs were confiscated in a buy-bust operation in Manila on Friday morning. The Manila Police District (MPD) identified the suspect as Christian Bello alias Ian, 28, a resident

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Dutert extends state of calamity in Philippines for one year due to COVID-19

September 18, 2020

President Rodrigo Duterte has issued a proclamation extending the period of the state of calamity throughout the country for one year due to coronavirus disease. Under Proclamation No. 1021, which was signed on September 16, Duterte said the extension will

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