Dandy Miguel, well-loved labor leader, laid to rest after murder

The nearly ten days Miguel’s family spent with workers who knew him were filled with stories of how he helped push for their rights and interests, and how grateful they are to the labor leader......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarApr 7th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Another activist murdered

As of yesterday, no one had been arrested for the murder of labor leader Dandy Miguel last Sunday night in Canlubang, Laguna. Miguel, 35, was headed home on his motorcycle when assailants on another motorbike sprayed him with gunfire. He died at the scene from eight gunshots......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 30th, 2021

DOJ panel to probe labor leader’s slay

A special investigating team of the Department of Justice will look into the killing of labor leader Dandy Miguel in Laguna on Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

EJK committee to probe labor leader’s slay

By JEFFREY DAMICOG The inter-agency committee on extrajudicial killings will investigate the death of trade unionist Dandy Miguel, Department of Justice Secretary Menardo I. Guevarra said Wednesday. “Although the motive for his killing may not be clear as at this time, considering that Miguel was an active trade union leader and that the method of attack […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

DOJ to investigate killing of labor leader

The Department of Justice will find out whether there is basis for an inter-agency task force focused on extrajudicial killings to conduct an investigation into the killing of labor Dandy Miguel on Sunday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMar 29th, 2021

Three weeks after bloody Calabarzon raids, labor leader shot dead in Laguna

Three weeks since the bloody Calabarzon raids that left nine activists dead, labor leader Dandy Miguel was shot dead in Laguna by unknown assailants on Sunday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 29th, 2021

Dandy Miguel, a comrade to all workers to the very end

“Our struggle isn’t distinct from the struggles of the nation” was a line he would often say during mobilizations, “which is why the working class must always rise up in solidarity with the rest of the nation.” The post Dandy Miguel, a comrade to all workers to the very end appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2021

‘Surprise’ your departed loved ones with a visit ahead of Undas

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 September) -– Mayor Sara Duterte urged Dabawenyos to “surprise” their departed loved ones with a visit to cemeteries where they are laid to rest earlier, rather than join the crowd on November 1 to 2 and risk contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). In her program over Davao City Disaster Radio […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 13th, 2020

Brothers wanted for murder arrested in Minglanilla 

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two brothers who were wanted for murdering a pastor in Dumanjug Cebu in 2020 were nabbed via warrant of arrest on Thursday night, July 1, 2021, in Minglanilla town, southern Cebu.  Almost a week after their warrants were issued last June 24, Daniel Lañojan, 35, and Miguel Lañojan, 32, were arrested […] The post Brothers wanted for murder arrested in Minglanilla  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2021

Ex-president Aquino laid to rest

Ex-president Aquino laid to rest.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJun 27th, 2021

Ex-President Aquino laid to rest

Former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III was laid to rest Saturday afternoon, two days after he died due to renal disease secondary to diabetes......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 26th, 2021

Former President Aquino laid to rest beside parents

Former President Benigno Aquino III was laid to rest Saturday beside his parents, democracy icons Benigno Aquino Jr. and Cory Aquino, at the Manila Memorial Park in Parañaque City......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 26th, 2021

ILO-Unicef: Child labor in PH prevalent, reaches 3.2 m

Child labor remains prevalent in the Philippines along with the rest of South-Eastern Asia region, according to the International Labor Organization and United Nations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Footballer Absalon, uncle laid to rest

Football player Kieth Absalon and his uncle Nolven were laid to rest in Masbate City on Sunday, a week after a blast from a land mine planted by communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels killed them......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Full forensic autopsy needed on Absalon cousins – expert

A full forensic autopsy is required to determine whether footballer Kieth Absalon and his labor leader cousin Nolvin Absalon were actually shot as claimed by the military, a forensic expert said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Nigeria buries army chief after air crash

Nigeria's top-ranking army commander Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru was laid to rest in the capital Abuja on Saturday, a day after he and 10 other officers died when their plane crashed in bad weather......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2021

Bayanihan 3 still up in the air due to budget constraints

Despite the strong push from the House of Representatives, the passage of the third Bayanihan measure still hangs in the air due to the budgetary constraints of the government. Two senators— Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri and Senator Sonny Angara — said on Sunday that even with its passage into law, there is still […] The post Bayanihan 3 still up in the air due to budget constraints appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 16th, 2021

List dubious; Joma& lsquo;not bothered at all& rsquo;; peace talks collapse seen

Communist leader Jose Maria Sison on Thursday dismissed the government’s decision to include him and his wife and the rest of the 19-member central committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines in a list of terrorists......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Murder suspect shot dead

The suspect in the killing of a barangay leader in Caloocan was killed in an alleged encounter with police on Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 27th, 2021

Businessmen urged: Don’t meddle in politics

Ramon Ang, president and CEO of diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp., is urging his fellow tycoons and the rest of the business community not to meddle in politics particularly in the May 2022 elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2021

Prince Philip to Be Laid to Rest Today

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and late husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will be laid to rest today, Saturday, April 17, 2021. Prince Philip died at age of 99 on the April 9, 2021 at Windsor Castle. He died two months short of his 100th birthday. The Duke of Edinburgh, born as Prince Philip of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021