Metro-Manila

Gov't officials dared to take 'MRT rush hour challenge'

Nagtuturuan ang DOTC at MRT Holdings, ang may-ari ng MRT, kung sino ang dapat sisihin sa pahirapang pagsakay ngayon sa tren.

Panelo withdraws as lawyer of Enzo Pastor's parents

MANILA - Atty. Salvador Panelo has formally withdrawn as lawyer for Tomas and Remy Pastor, parents of slain international car racer Enzo Pastor.  

Palace wants answers on NAIA bomb try

Malacanang on Tuesday said there is no serious cause for alarm on the foiled attempt to plant bombs in the metro, as revealed by the operation by the National Bureau of Investigation, which led to the arrest of several persons at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3.

Man with P100 in wallet stabbed dead by robber

MANILA – A man was stabbed dead by a robber in Sta. Cruz, Manila on Tuesday morning.

Passengers on stalled MRT trains should get refund: Poe

MANILA - Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday said she will push for a refund for commuters of Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) trains that stop operations.

NAIA bomb plotters eyed anti-China attacks: govt

MANILA - Three men arrested over a foiled attempt to bomb the Philippine capital's airport were also planning to attack the Chinese embassy and one of Manila's biggest malls, authorities said Tuesday.

'Anti-China' bombers also targeted mall, embassy

MANILA - The group behind yesterday's foiled car bomb attack at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport was also eyeing other targets including a mall owned by the country's richest man, the Chinese embassy in Manila and a Philippine company employing Chinese workers.

Repair of MRT escalators, elevators a priority

MANILA - Transportation Secretary Jun Abaya said the DOTC will prioritize the repair of MRT escalators and elevators as soon as Congress passes a supplemental budget.