Accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of being one of the biggest drug traders, alias Jaguar is ordered to appear at the justice department in two weeks
Former Councilor Gerardo Carillo is banned from holding public office, and his retirement benefits are forfeited, according to the Ombudsman
When in Cebu, consider heading to this café for a quiet, productive moment over coffee
Local police caught the mother in the act of live streaming her 15-year-old daughter's 'online show' to a foreigner
Wayne Melbourne Littlefield remains at large after going into hiding while his case was being tried. Another suspect, Australian Norman Johnson Henry, is still at large and has not been tried in court.
Rescuers are still searching for two more missing persons in Carmen, where 73 houses were washed out due to nonstop rains
(UPDATED) David Lim Jr, who is the prime suspect in a road rage case in Cebu City, surrenders early Tuesday, March 21
City officials fail to show there was an imminent danger to life or property due to man-made or natural calamities, which would have been the only justification for procurement negotiations for the lampposts
'A janitor in city hall pays about P5,000 a year in taxes, this BDO branch pays city hall P2,000 a year. One guesses: Who is richer?' asks Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña
Cebuanos turn to the popular app to send and receive messages as the city shuts down its cellular network over terrorism concerns
Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña says the network shutdown is necessary for security, and gives assurances that police and medical personnel will remain easily reachable
In an environment where government policies restrict interventions, reaching out through kindness and acceptance becomes a way to address HIV
A public health approach, rather than a law enforcement one, should form the basis for a response to drug use and dependence
Jake Justin Perry Rosete, a Davao native playing for the University of the Visayas Baby Lancers, finds strength in family support and the Sto Nino
Barangay Sawang Calero's successful campaign against a coal-fired power plant inspired youth and community leaders in Cebu to take steps to protect the environment
The Cebu City boys team wins the 3x3 title over Zamboanga City while the girls team loses to Davao City
Team Cebu City has bounced back and now leads in the 2016 Batang Pinoy National Finals
Join the discussion on Rappler Talk with climate action advocates on November 28, Monday, at 11 am
'I was very confident that I would not have HIV because I thought there was no HIV here in Cebu City. When I was handed the HIV-positive result, it was really difficult.'
The NBA Store, which will be the first in the Visayas, will have products featuring all 30 teams of the league
Richard Jungoy and Michael Lendio, suspects in the murder of Kerwin Espinosa's ex-wife Annalou Llaguno, are shot dead in Cebu City
Cebuanos pledge to fight corruption – whether big or small. Join the campaign and share your personal pledge using #NotOnMyWatch!
Local leaders and public officials ask Cebuanos to be more proactive in fighting corruption
The lawmaker is accused of having an 'unlawful interest' in Cebu City’s distribution of P51.065 million in scholarship programs when he was a city councilor in 2011
How can we use technology to fight corruption? Find out by joining the #NotOnMyWatch caravan in Cebu City on October 14 to 15!
Since the September 2 Davao bombing, where 15 people died, authorities in Cebu have been stricter in implementing Presidential Decree 1767
Police are investigating Annalou Llaguno's possible romantic links to suspected drug lord Kerwin Espinosa as a possible motive
The first time public servant says, 'I wouldn’t do it if I didn’t believe this administration is our best chance at changing the country'
While Osmeña is expected to get his police powers back, the National Police Commission's Vice Chairman Rogelio Casurao says 30 other local executives will lose theirs
Majority of ex-Cebu City mayor Mike Rama's local allies join PDP-Laban, but Rama, who was on President Rodrigo Duterte's drug list, does not switch parties
Months before Rodrigo Duterte's overwhelming victory as president, we got a glimpse of a drug den and saw how one man working with different support groups is trying to save lives
'When one squeals, a fellow pusher will be angry because that means we would have identified a witness,' says Cebu City police director Joel Doria
The police arrest Adelfa Toledo, an alleged senior NPA member in Cebu City, but the suspect and her supporters claim she is Amelia 'Amy' Pond, a missionary and educator to Lumads
The audit report, released Thursday, August 18, says the city government failed to observe the correct procedures for cash grant releases
PNP Director General Ronald 'Bato' Dela Rosa accuses one of Osmeña's 'trusted police colonels' of accepting money from drug lords. But Dela Rosa wouldn't name names
The joint meeting will set guidelines for joint patrols between PNP and the military
The early morning raids of the Cebu Provincial Detention Center and the Cebu City Jail yield P4.6 million in cash, shabu, and drug paraphernalia, among others
A Cebu City court found former Lezo mayor Alfredo Arcenio guilty of homicide for the 2004 killing of radio broadcaster Herson Hinolan
The mayor cites the arrest of most-wanted pushers in Cebu City, the building of rehab facility, the allowances of cops, and provision of vehicles. 'They don't consider that support?'
(3rd UPDATE) The National Police Commission revokes Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña's supervision powers over police after he withdraws support for his city's police officers
(3rd UPDATE) Several local officials accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of involvement in the drug trade vow to prove their innocence
What makes Cebu City beautiful are its creative people who find ways to make it livable, alive, and living
Several roads will be closed in Cebu as 3,000 participants compete in the 2016 Cobra Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship this Sunday
The associate is identified as Julito Prak. PDEA agents attempt to arrest Prak after accepting marked money used to buy 10 grams of methamphetamine, locally known as 'shabu.'
October 31 marks the first Sangguniang Kabataan election after 3 years
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says there is no truth to the former Cebu governor's allegation that the charges are 'politically motivated'
State weather bureau PAGASA issues a yellow alert, or heavy rainfall warning, over 8 cities and towns in Cebu
Here are emergency contact numbers for Metro Cebu and Cebu province
According to Osmeña, the 5 are wanted for allegedly 'killing' witnesses who cooperated with police in finding Rowen 'Yawa' Secretaria, allegedly among Cebu's top drug lords