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Hundreds of drug cases, 2 islands and 1 brave judge closing gap

CEBU CITY --- For the past five years, Judge Mory Nueva has been crossing between the islands of Samar and Cebu to help reduce docket congestion and speed up the dispensation of justice in the trial courts.   The constant travel is not easy. After all, Samar is 217 kilometers northeast of Cebu City.   "It is tiresome," the 50-year-old judge conceded.   Nueva used to board a ferry in Samar once or twice a month for Cebu before he eventually decided to travel by plane to cut travel time and avoid risks to his personal safety.   And his is a job that entails a lot of risks.   Just a month ago, Nueva received an urgent appeal to exon...Keep on reading: Hundreds of drug cases, 2 islands and 1 brave judge closing gap.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 7 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Mig Elorde battles tough Thai tonite

World Boxing Organization Asia Pacific champion Mig Elorde headlines another blockbuster boxing event tonight when he faces veteran Artid Bamrungauea of Thailand in a scheduled 10-round fight at the Grandballroom of the Elorde Sports Center in Sucat Road, Parañaque......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Sports15 hr. 20 min. ago Related News

Breaking news. Kid Ink is playing in Cebu for Plus63 Music & Arts Festival. …

Breaking news. Kid Ink is playing in Cebu for Plus63 Music & Arts Festival. Presented by Smart Communications, Inc.. #SmartMusicLive #SmartPlus63 Source link: Breaking news. Kid Ink is playing in Cebu for Plus63 Music & Arts Festival. ….....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: 19 hr. 33 min. ago Related News

Cebuanos Favor Move to Revive ROTC in Schools

Instructors of Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) units in Cebu on Thursday belied claims of critics of President Rodrigo Duterte that the effort to revive mandatory service training of senior high school students will militarize the schools. They also said that it will not violate domestic laws and international agreements protecting minors from being involved […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Senior Citizen Arrested for Over Half Million Drugs

A 68 year old woman was arrested along with 35 year old male suspect in a buy-bust operation on December 12, 2018 in Sitio Laray, Brgy. Caretta, Cebu City. Pardo Police Station 7 arrested Jorey Trangia Casera and Lolita Goyo Pepito both residents of the area. 7 small plastic packs and 23 medium plastic packs […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Cebu City Mauls Pasay, 76-61, In MPBL Datu Cup

Cebu City Sharks turned on the jets on Thursday night and shattered Pasay Voyagers, 76-61, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) Datu Cup at the STRIKE Gymnasium in Bacoor, Cavite. The Sharks surprised the Voyagers with a 24-11 first quarter before stretching their lead to as high as 28 points, and the Visayan side […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Customs-Cebu Surpasses Target Collection

The Bureau of Customs – Port of Cebu has posted a surplus in revenues with 10 more working days before the end of the collection year, said Cebu Customs District Collector Elvira Cruz. As of December 12, BOC-Cebu’s collection surpassed the 2018 target by PHP370.780 million, said Collection Division Chief Conrado Abarintos in his collection […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Parents, Child Dies in a Vehicular Accident

An accident killed a family who was going home from a Christmas Party after a tanker hit them along Osmeña St. on December 13, 2018. According to Facebook post of Nagiel Bañacia, head of the Cebu Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, said that the family on board a motorcycle was traversing the area going […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Cebu City police net P-5M shabu from dance instructor

      CEBU CITY, Philippines---The Cebu City police's anti-drug campaign scored another big one Friday with the seizure of about P5-million worth of shabu and the arrest of a suspected drug peddler and his cohort following a buy-bust operation at past 1 p.m. in Barangay Sambag 2, this city.   Chief Inspector Randy Caballes, commander of the Mambaling Police Precinct who led the operation of the precinct's drug enforcement unit (DEU), said they staged the drug bust after they confirmed the illegal drug activities being operated at the house of the suspect in Sitio Pailob, Barangay Sambag 2.   Arrested during the raid were Dennis Narvasa "a...Keep on reading: Cebu City police net P-5M shabu from dance instructor.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 14th, 2018Related News

LOOK: Philippine Navy officials tour US submarine 

    MANILA, Philippines --- Philippine Navy officials had a chance to tour a US submarine USS Greeneville (SSN772) and submarine tender USS Emory Land (AS 39) which docked in Palawan early this week.   Naval Forces West deputy commander Capt. Carlos Sabarre and Submarine Group head Capt. Edwin Nera were among the guests of the Los-Angeles fast attack submarine last Dec. 10, a statement from the US Pacific 7th Fleet said.   Cmdr. Terry Nemec, commanding officer of the USS Greeneville, took the chance to highlight the Philippine-US alliance, citing the continued bilateral and multilateral exercises of both navies.   USS Emory Land also h...Keep on reading: LOOK: Philippine Navy officials tour US submarine .....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 14th, 2018Related News

Davao Occidental rips Bacoor; Cebu crushes Pasay in MPBL

The Davao Occidental Tigers continued their rampage Thursday night, routing the Bacoor Strikers, 69-50, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsDec 14th, 2018Related News

Turtle rescued in Malaysia slaughtered for meat in Cebu

A marine turtle rescued and tagged in Malaysia ended up in the freezer of a restaurant in Cebu......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsDec 13th, 2018Related News

Del Monte swings to profit in Q2

DEL MONTE Pacific Limited (DMPL) swung to profitability in the second quarter of its fiscal year 2019, as prices increases in the Philippines offset the lower sales for the period......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsDec 13th, 2018Related News

Drug Peddler Yields P1-M Drugs

1 Million worth of drugs was yielded by an alleged bigtime drug peddler in a buy-bust operation past midnight of December 12, 2018. Around 12:10 a.m., Mambaling Police Station 11 arrested Arnel Adorabla also known as “Angkol” and a resident of Stiio Lapay, Brgy. Punta Princesa, Cebu City. Recovered from Adorabla were 5 plastic packs […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 13th, 2018Related News

8 sasakyan sa Cebu, nasunog | ABS-CBN News

CEBU - Nasunog ang 8 sasakyan sa Sitio Sunflower, Barangay Tisa, Cebu City Miyerkoles ng tanghali......»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsDec 13th, 2018Related News

From four-cheese ravioli to glazed fruitcakes and wine-flavored chips–it’s an M& S Christmas

  Marks & Spencer this year has its limited-edition line of goodies, from cheesy pasta and glazed fruitcakes to wine-flavored chips and intensely fruity pudding---all for the holiday table.   "Offering uniquely good food has always been the highlight of our year," said Anton Huang, president of SSI Group, exclusive distributor of Marks & Spencer Food.   A deliciously curated holiday spread with samplings of all things sweet and savory was set up during the launch at Marks & Spencer Food store at Central Square in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. This is the only M&S Food store, among its 22 branches including Cebu City, with a caf serving h...Keep on reading: From four-cheese ravioli to glazed fruitcakes and wine-flavored chips–it’s an M&S Christmas.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 12th, 2018Related News

Oslob shark tourism needs sustainable model, says study

A sustainable model for shark tourism needs to be implemented in Tan-awan, Oslob in Cebu as it is leading to the degradation of the local coral reef ecosystem,a collaborative research by the University of Hong Kong (HKU), the University of Guam (UoG) and the Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippinesv (LAMAVE) said......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceDec 12th, 2018Related News

Sabin to take helm at Aboitiz Group

The Aboitiz Group, the Cebu-based conglomerate that has built a diverse empire of businesses, yesterday witnessed the passing of an era with the retirement of Erramon “Montxu” Aboitiz......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceDec 12th, 2018Related News

Udenna, foreign partners submit revised proposal for Cebu LRT

The group of Dennis Uy’s Udenna Corp. and its foreign partners has submitted a revised unsolicited proposal for the development of a Cebu Light Rail Transit (LRT) system which entails a lower investment cost......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceDec 12th, 2018Related News

CPPO Nets 167 People, P1.3-M Worth of Drugs Nabbed

167 persons were arrested and over a million peso worth of drugs was nabbed in the Synchronized Enhanced Managing Police Operations (SEMPO) of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO). The two-day SEMPO was participated by different police stations in Cebu Province, resulting in the arrest of three of the most wanted personalities in Carcar, Toledo […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 12th, 2018Related News