Visit of Aussie naval vessels highlights strong relations with PH

MANILA — The five-day goodwill visit of the Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Adelaide and HMAS Darwin to the Philippines highlights the strong relationship of the two countries and their respective navies, an official of the Philippine Navy (PN) said. “This visit further strengthens the already strong relationship between the two navies and fortifies the PN’s firm … Read More

Use retraining time productively, ‘Bato’ tells Caloocan cops

MANILA — Use the retraining period to become better and more effective police officers. This was emphasized by PNP Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa to the estimated 1,000 officers and enlisted personnel of the Caloocan City Police Station who were earlier ordered relieved following the involvement of some of its personnel in controversial cases such … Read More

Maute death toll now 749

MANILA — The number of Maute group terrorists in the ongoing clearing operations in Marawi City has now climbed to 749. According to Joint Task Force Ranao deputy coMarawi Citymmander Col. Romeo Brawner, figures are as of 6 a.m. Saturday showed an increase of 13 from Friday’s data. Civilians killed and executed by the lawless elements … Read More