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Duterte's new matrix links Maute Group to drugs - Rappler

NEW MATRIX. President Rodrigo Duterte presents a new matrix that links the terrorist Maute Group to illegal drugs. DAVAO CITY, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte bared a new matrix that linked the terrorist Maute Group to illegal drugs, as he ...

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Frat man in hazing death yields - Inquirer.net

John Paul Solano, the principal suspect in the killing of Horacio Castillo III, undergoes fingerprinting procedure at the Manila Police District headquarters. One of the prime suspects in the brutal killing of fraternity recruit Horacio “Atio” Castillo ...

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Rainshowers due to Nando in parts of Luzon on Sunday - Rappler

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's Agos or tweet us at @rapplerdotcom. Surface map analysis as of September 19, 4 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA. MANILA, Philippines – Parts of Luzon will experience moderate to ...

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Black-clad armed men harass towns outside Marawi - Rappler

HARASSMENT. Mayor Aslani Pangarungan Balt says about 20 black-clad armed men harassed a military detachment in his town Bayang. Rappler photo. MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Black-clad armed men are feared massing up in towns near Butig in ...

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3 miners die while digging for gold - Manila Bulletin

Surigao City – Three workers in a small-scale mining operation died due to inhalation of poisonous gas in a tunnel located in the mountainous part of Sitio Layab, Barangay Ellaperal, Placer, Surigao del Norte province, initial report reaching the ...

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Cimatu honors slain forest warrior - The Manila Times

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu on Friday visited the wake of slain barangay captain Ruben Arzaga in El Nido, Palawan, honoring him as a “Bayani ng Kalikasan.” “I salute Ruben, because he sacrificed his life to protect the environment. Because of his ...

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12-ft python rescued in Aklan - Manila Bulletin

Kalibo, Aklan — A 3.65-meter or 12-feet long reticulated python was found by carpenters in a construction site here and released back into the wild in the municipality of Tangalan, according to Gianne Portaje of the biodiversity unit of Aklan ...and more »

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More Catholic Than … - NewBostonPost (blog)

That type of gentle needling has been part of intra-Catholic repartee for decades. It demonstrates good-humored acknowledgement that a friend takes Catholicism very seriously. Going beyond Church rules, the “more Catholic” friend is making sacrifices ...