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NCRPO aims for zero firecracker injuries, no indiscriminate firing

Dec 26, 2017 - 12:30 AM

The National Capital Region Police Office urges Metro Manila residents to welcome 2018 safely

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

MMDA enforcers to get P6,000 monthly hazard pay

Jun 07, 2017 - 6:18 PM

UPDATED In return says Metropolitan Manila Development Authority chief Danny Lim enforcers caught extorting from traffic violators and illegal vendors will be immediately fired

NOT NEW ANYMORE. Now on his third week as MMDA chairman, Danilo Lim already promises better working conditions for enforcers and frequent meetings with the Metro Manila Council . Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

32 Manila barangay officials on drug watchlist, 1 killed last week

May 30, 2017 - 6:17 PM

Barangay Chairman Angelito Sarmiento is killed inside his home by unidentified gunmen

TARGETED. Barangay officials are not new victims of the drug war, with one already killed in October 2016.

QC Council exempts 1,714-unit SMDC project from zoning law

May 19, 2017 - 7:33 PM

The Quezon City Council reasons that the condominium complex will not damage the surrounding community and will even help in development as it aims to provide affordable housing

EXEMPTED. SM Development Corporation has been exempted in constructing an 11-building condominium complex at the north of Quezon City.