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Probe OFW’s death, DFA presses Saudi

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday said it has requested Saudi authorities to investigate the case of an overseas Filipino worker victim of a hit-and-run incident in Jeddah. The DFA also extended its condolences to the family of the 51-year-old construction worker from Butuan City. “We extend our deepest….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalJun 26th, 2018

Pimentel wants Senate probe into death of OFW in Saudi Arabia

Pimentel wants Senate probe into death of OFW in Saudi Arabia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2016

Divine opening for ‘The Nun’ at North American box office

LOS ANGELES, United States -- Horror movie "The Nun," a spinoff from "The Conjuring" series, dominated the North American box office in its opening weekend, raking in $53.8 million and becoming the latest box office win for Warner Bros. The movie, about a young novice about to take her final vows and a priest sent by the Vatican to probe the death of a young nun in Romania, unseated another Warner hit -- "Crazy Rich Asians" -- which had taken the No. 1 spot at the box office for three weeks in a row, box office tracker Exhibitor Relations said Monday. "We knew heading into the weekend that anticipation for 'The Nun' was extremely high across multiple demos, but these results su...Keep on reading: Divine opening for ‘The Nun’ at North American box office.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Group calls for independent probe into teenager s death in shootout

“Rise Up for Life and for Rights” group is calling for an independent investigation into the killing of an 18-year-old in a shoot out with policemen in Pangasinan, as it claimed that the incident was another case of “nanlaban” scenario.   Source link link: Group calls for independent probe into teenager's death in shootout.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Canada concerned over reported Saudi death sentences for activists

MONTREAL: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed concern on Thursday over reports that human rights activists in Saudi Arabia face the death penalty. The two countries are locked in a diplomatic dispute triggered by Canadian criticism of the kingdom’s human rights record, but Trudeau said Canada continues to “engage diplomatically” with Saudi Arabia. Human rights groups [...] The post Canada concerned over reported Saudi death sentences for activists appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Man arrested over OFW s death in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia authorities have arrested a man in connection to the death of a 52-year-old Filipina household worker, the Department of Foreign Affairs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

Senate presses Calida probe

DESPITE Solicitor General Jose Calida’s petition filed at the Supreme Court, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Koko Pimentel yesterday said that the investigation of Calida over the P261 million government contract with his security firm will start as scheduled. Pimentel said that until the SC releases a temporary restraining order….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Senate to probe drug smuggling at Customs

The Senate will conduct its own inquiry into the continued smuggling of billions of pesos worth of illegal drugs through the Bureau of Customs (BOC), which also prompted Sen. Manny Pacquiao to renew his call for the imposition of the death penalty on high-level drug traffickers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Yemen s Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe

Yemen's Shiite rebels on Friday backed a U.N. call for a probe into a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in the country's north that killed dozens of people the previous day, including many children, in an attack that drew wide international criticism......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

Yemen s Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe

Yemen’s Shiite rebels on Friday backed a U.N. call for a probe into a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in the country’s north that killed dozens of people the previous day, including many children, in an attack that drew wide international criticism. Source link link: Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

NBI probes death of ex-OFW under police custody

MANILA, Philippines – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has begun its probe into the death of retired overseas Filipino worker (OFW) Allan Rafael  under the custody of Manila police. Manila Police District (MPD) head Chief Superintendent Rolando Anduyan confirmed this to Rappler by in a phone interview on Friday, August ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

PTFoMS forms task force to probe on Llana death

PTFoMS forms task force to probe on Llana death.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Albayalde: Probe boy’s death in Cebu drug raid

PHILIPPINE National Police chief, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday ordered the administrative relief of the policemen involved in an anti-narcotics operation in Cebu City which led in the killing of a 4-year old boy last Tuesday as he vowed a thorough investigation into the incident. “We express our condolences….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Probe boy’s death in Cebu drug raid, NBI asked

The family of a four-year-old boy who died in an anti-drug operation in Barangay Ermita, Cebu City earlier this week has sought the assistance of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Palace: Duterte’s ‘suspicion’ on Halili s death won’t affect police probe

Malacañang on Tuesday brushed aside concerns that President Rodrigo Duterte’s pronouncement that Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili may have been killed for his alleged links to illegal drugs can affect the police investigation into the murder. Source link link: Palace: Duterte’s ‘suspicion’ on Halili's death won’t affect police probe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

Task force formed to probe Tanauan Mayor Halili’s death

CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna – A special investigation task group (SITG) was created to investigate the killing of a mayor in Batangas on Monday, a police official said on Monday. Chief Supt. Edward Carranza, provincial regional director of Calabarzon, said the SITG would be composed of representatives from Region 4-A’s Investigation Division, Regional Intelligence Division, [...] The post Task force formed to probe Tanauan Mayor Halili’s death appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

A man is sentenced to death and it’s likely because of his sexuality

This column may contain strong language, sexual content, adult humor, and other themes that may not be suitable for minors. Parental guidance is strongly advised. We do live in a f*cked up world. As womenfinally gain the right to drive in Saudi Arabia---a welcome development that hopefully will be an inexorable step towards female emancipation in one of the most restrictive societies in the world---a court in South Dakota sentenced a gay man to death rather than life in prison because the thought of being amidst so many men might be a reward rather than punishment for the convicted man. AsThe New York Timesreported, "Some of the jurors whoimposed the death penalty on Charles Rhines, ...Keep on reading: A man is sentenced to death and it’s likely because of his sexuality.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 1st, 2018

Police board of inquiry formed to probe ‘misencounter’ in Samar

THE Philippine National Police (PNP) formed a Board of Inquiry (BOI) to investigate the “misencounter” between police and military forces that resulted in the death of six policemen. Senior Supt. Benigno Durana, PNP spokesperson, said the BOI would be led by Police Director Manuel Felix, head of the Directorate for Integrated Police Operations (DIPO) – [...] The post Police board of inquiry formed to probe ‘misencounter’ in Samar appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

Senate probe into anti-tambay policy, death of Argoncillo sought

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino filed a resolution calling for an investigation into the government’s policy against loitering and the resulting death of 25-year-old Genesis “Tisoy” Argoncillo at the hands of Quezon City police. Aquino filed Senate Resolution 772 on Monday, June 25, urging the Senate public order ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

PNP vows cooperation in CHR tambay probe

The Philippine National Police will fully cooperate with the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in the probe on the death of detainee Genesis Argoncillo inside a police jail in Quezon City......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

House eyes probe on ‘tambay’s’ death

AN investigation into the death of an inmate following his arrest during an “anti-tambay” (anti-loitering) campaign in Quezon City is being pushed at the House of Representatives. Rep. Jose Christopher “Kit” Belmonte made the call under House Bill 1968, which he filed late Thursday, citing an “urgent need to investigate the rising number of illegal arrests [...] The post House eyes probe on ‘tambay’s’ death appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018