Biñan Laguna - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Biñan Laguna


Biñan City is turning Taal Volcano's ash into bricks

Jan 14, 2020 - 9:07 PM

The bricks produced from the ash will be used for constructing facilities in Biñan City

WATCH: Ice pellets hit Laguna

May 28, 2019 - 10:20 PM

In the video, ice pellets are seen hitting the roof of a tricycle parked in Barangay Langkiwa in Biñan, Laguna

Laguna politicians vow to deliver votes for Duterte's slate

Feb 24, 2019 - 9:45 AM

In 2016, these local politicians supported then-administration standard bearer Mar Roxas

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte raises the hands of Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-LABAN) candidates during the party's campaign rally at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan City, Laguna on February 23, 2019. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Honasan posts bail in Laguna

Aug 11, 2017 - 2:52 PM

Senator Gregorio Honasan II posts bail of P60 000 for two counts of graft in connection with the pork barrel scam

ARRESTED. Senator Gringo Honasan voluntarily surrenders himself to the Biñan City Police Station.

Miriam Santiago: In elections, you witness 'perpetual' plunder

Mar 01, 2016 - 4:37 PM

The presidential candidate tells students in Biñan Laguna: Politicians steal money from government then use that money to campaign

After close call at SET, emotional Grace Poe turns to prayer

Nov 18, 2015 - 8:00 PM

After her victory at the tribunal Poe ran almost the entire length of [a soccer] field to pray in a chapel

VICTORY. After learning the decision of the Senate Electoral Tribunal, Senator Grace Poe takes a moment to pray at a university chapel in Biñan, Laguna. Photo from Gary Jimenez' Facebook page.

Slain wife of PLDT exec was in Cavite, footage shows

Jul 02, 2015 - 11:22 PM

The PNP says the car of the slain wife of a PLDT executive passed through Cabilang Baybay Carmona Cavite at around 2 pm on the day she went missing

Senate approves creation of Biñan congressional district

Jan 26, 2015 - 8:44 PM

When signed into law the bill will separate the City of Biñan – which has a population of 283 396 as of 2010 – from the first legislative district of Laguna

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Italian diplomat charged in court for sex abuse

May 26, 2014 - 6:39 PM

Citing the testimony of minors vouching for his integrity the diplomat says he merely acted in the performance of his social and moral duty to afford the children rights to play and recreation food clothing and cleanliness

PH detains Italian diplomat for alleged child abuse

Apr 07, 2014 - 6:43 PM

Daniele Bosio the Italian ambassador to Turkmenistan who is on vacation here was caught in the company of three boys ages 8 to 12 years old in a resort says Justice Secretary Leila de Lima

Screenshot from Italian newspaper La Repubblica

Police play wheel of torture

Jan 30, 2014 - 10:45 PM

It’s a gruesome take on a Filipino noontime show gimmick the wheel of fortune For prisoners in Biñan Laguna it’s the wheel of torture

‘WHEEL OF TORTURE.’ More victims of police torture in Binan come forward. Photo courtesy: CHR/AFP

Torture jail shut down, Laguna police heads sacked

Jan 30, 2014 - 2:34 PM

Almost a week after it was first revealed that police in Laguna were torturing inmates the PNP dismantle a lock in jail in Biñan

DISMANTLED. According to caretakers, the "dismantling" of the lock-in jail in Binan, Laguna began several days ago. Photo by Rappler