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Did drug trigger Paddock aggression?

MANILA, Philippines — The shooter in Sunday’s Las Vegas concert massacre was diagnosed with anxiety and prescribed with a drug that can lead to destructive b.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarOct 5th, 2017

FDA OKs drug to block infection after marrow transplant

  TRENTON, N.J. --- United States regulators have approved the first drug to prevent life-threatening infections in adults after a bone marrow transplant.   The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved on Wednesday the sales of Merck and Co.'s Prevymix (PREH'-vih-miss) to prevent infections with cytomegalovirus (sy-toe-MEG'-a-low-vy-rus), a common virus. It does not sicken most people, but strikes at least half of transplant patients, who are particularly vulnerable to infection. The virus can damage the eyes, lungs and other organs, trigger pneumonia, and even cause death.   Merck, which is based in Kenilworth, New Jersey, said the drug would cost $1...Keep on reading: FDA OKs drug to block infection after marrow transplant.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2017

Bulacan cops jail 7 drug offenders

SEVEN known drug personalities in Bulacan were arrested by the local police in a series of anti-narcotics operations in the province, Bulacan Police Provincial Office director Senior Supt. Romeo M. Caramat Jr. said yesterday. The official identified the arrested suspects as Edgardo Tapang, alias ‘JV,’ Robson Hermano, Jingle Sarmiento, Maisona….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated News1 min. ago

De Lima drug case raffled off to new judge

The illegal drugs case against Senator Leila De Lima has been raffled off to a new judge.   De Lima's case has been assigned to Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch 203 Judge Myra Bayot-Quiambao.   The senator's case was re-raffled after Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch 54 Judge Juanita Guerrero inhibited herself from the case.   Guerrero, in inhibiting, granted De Lima's motion who cited obvious partiality and questionable independence.   "The court is fully aware that a mere imputation of bias or partiality without any proof or evidence is not a ground for a judge to inhibit in further proceeding with a case," Guerrero said &nb...Keep on reading: De Lima drug case raffled off to new judge.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News3 hr. 13 min. ago

Gov t: 119,361 drug personalities nabbed, 3,987 killed in drug war

MANILA, Philippines — There have been 6,309 drug-related deaths from July 1, 2016 to Jan. 17, 2018, the government said on Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago

Bacoleño ‘pusher’, pal fall in drug sting

A BACOLOD City native and his companion were arrested in a buy-bust operation evening of Jan. 19, 2018 in Pavia, Iloilo. Andy Sause, 39, of Barangay Banago, Bacolod City, and Jaser Galino, 29, of Barangay Liboo, Dingle, Iloilo, were collared after selling a sachet of suspected shabu worth P25,000 to a police undercover agent. Members […] The post Bacoleño ‘pusher’, pal fall in drug sting appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

MINORS USED IN DRUG TRADE: Teens nabbed with P300K worth of ‘shabu’ peddled by inmate

TWO MINORS believed to be employed as “runners” by an inmate running an illegal drug trade were arrested in a police anti-narcotics operation evening of Jan. 20, 2018 in Arevalo, Iloilo City. Jepoy and Angel, both 17 years old, were arrested at Project 5, Barangay Sooc, where they also reside. Members of the PNP Regional […] The post MINORS USED IN DRUG TRADE: Teens nabbed with P300K worth of ‘shabu’ peddled by inmate appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

Tom Petty died of accidental overdose – family

LOS ANGELES, USA – American rocker Tom Petty died in October of an accidental drug overdose after taking a variety of medications for his ailments including a mix of opioid painkillers, his family and the Los Angeles county medical examiner said Friday, January 19. The autopsy report says the 66-year-old ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

Bike riders kill drug suspect

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Philippines — Another drug suspect was gunned down in Tagudin, Ilocos Sur on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

16 fall in ‘Tokhang’ operations

SIXTEEN drug suspects were collared by policemen of Cavite City and GMA in last Friday’s ‘Oplan Tokhang’ operations. Nabbed in Bgy. 39, Caridad, Cavite City were Armando Balingit, 54, of Bgy. 39, Caridad; Alexander Songalon, 46, of Bgy. 1, Caridad; Irish De Leon, 45, (Bgy. 48A) Cavite City; Freddie De….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

PDEA collars 5 big-time druggies in Mindanao

THREE suspected members of a big-time drug trafficking syndicate operating in Cotabato City were arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in simultaneous anti-narcotics operations last Monday, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino announced yesterday. The official identified the arrested suspects as Akmad Blah, 22; Abdul Angkanan,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

P600K drugs confiscated

TWO known drug traffickers in Central Visayas were arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency during two separate buy-bust operations in Cebu which resulted in the confiscation of over P600,000 worth of drugs, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino said. The suspects arrested by members of the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

Druggie sets house on fire!

ALBERT Torreon, 47, must have wailed like a baby when his wife left him home alone to work. His sadness however, quickly turned to rage then to madness. The alleged drug addict soon tried to end his misery by setting their house on fire and roasting himself alive. Torreon, however,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

Democracy has never been more alive in PH – Cayetano

MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano slammed Human Rights Watch (HRW) for saying that President Rodrigo Duterte "plunged the Philippines in its worst human rights crisis" since the Marcos dictatorship. Cayetano claimed the exact opposite, even as thousands die in Duterte's drug war , and as government ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

No rogues in new ‘Tokhang’ — ‘Bato’

THERE will be a much stricter vetting of Drug Enforcement Officers in the Philippine National Police this year with PNP chief Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ M. dela Rosa vowing not to allow policemen who have been previously linked to illegal drugs to join their reinvigorated Oplan: Tokhang operations across the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

Cayetano dares HRW: Show proof 12,000 were killed in PH drug war

  Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has dared NewYork-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) to prove that about 12,000 persons werekilled in the government's war on drugs. HRW, in its "World Report 2018" releasedon Thursday, claimed that the death toll inthe government's drug war has reached more than 12,000, whom they said weremostly from the urban poor. In its report, HRW cited "credible media reports" as its basis in coming up with thenumber. READ: 'Duterte plunged PH into worst human rights crisis since Marcos'--HRW "Human Rights Watch has politicized the issue for its own gain and has not done anyreal research, study or investigation ...Keep on reading: Cayetano dares HRW: Show proof 12,000 were killed in PH drug war.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

3 mayors on narco list join PDP-Laban

ILOILO CITY, Philippines  —  Three Iloilo town mayors on President Duterte’s list of local officials with alleged links to the illegal drug trade have joined.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

Drug suspect slain; drug den dismantled

MANILA, Philippines — A suspected drug pusher was gunned down in Negros Occidental on Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

3 mayors on narco list join PDP-Laban

ILOILO CITY, Philippines  —  Three Iloilo town mayors on President Duterte’s list of local officials with alleged links to the illegal drug trade have joined Source link link: 3 mayors on narco list join PDP-Laban.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

PNP bars cops with drug links to join Oplan Tokhang

PNP chief Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa INQUIRER.net / NOY MORCOSO Members of the police force linked to illegal drugs would not be allowed to join and conduct house-to-house visi Source link link: PNP bars cops with drug links to join Oplan Tokhang.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

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Volcanologists and disaster management officials are strictly monitoring the weather system here for fear that heavy rains may trigger destructive lahar on communities living at the foot of Mayon Volcano. #BeFullyInformed news.mb.com.ph Source link: news.mb.com.ph.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018