9 Abu Sayyaf, Maute inmates moved from Davao to Taguig

Feb 12, 2018 - 12:40 PM

The inmates face various charges, including terrorism, multiple murder, and kidnapping with homicide

Man pretending to be a cop in viral video identified

Dec 29, 2017 - 2:47 PM

Police identify the man dressed as a cop and riding a car with PNP sitckers as Joseph Philip Lu Bautista, 36

ROAD RAGE. Joseph Lu Bautista admits he is not a cop and says he only wore the uniform because it is 'comfortable'. Photo from Piny Ortiz's Facebook

What happened to the centennial Bonifacio monument in Taguig?

Nov 22, 2017 - 8:04 PM

DPWH says the Bonifacio statue will be restored to its exact position after the completion of the road project in March 2020

Senators OK transfer of Senate to Fort Bonifacio by 2020

Nov 21, 2017 - 5:27 PM

(UPDATED) The cost of the 20,000-square meter property is pegged at P1.8 billion, supposedly payable in 10 or more years

Photo from Wikimedia Commons

LOOK: Mayor Sara Duterte visits Marawi, gives P5-M donation

Nov 16, 2017 - 3:50 PM

The presidential daughter is accompanied by Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano, who also gives her city government's pledge of P5 million to Marawi City

The mysterious murder of Mark Salonga

Nov 15, 2017 - 8:00 PM

No one in the close-knit community of Barangay Palingon-Tipas in Taguig can think of any motive for Mark's murder. He was only 14.

REST IN PEACE. Photos of Mark Lorenz Salonga are displayed on top of his casket. All photos by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

CA denies Makati's appeal for jurisdiction over Fort Bonifacio

Nov 05, 2017 - 1:30 PM

'The dismissal of this appeal is but a necessary legal consequence of Makati’s own acts,' says the Court of Appeals

FORUM SHOPPING. The Court of Appeals reiterates an earlier ruling which finds Makati guilty of forum shopping for simultaneously seeking the same legal remedy in its long-running dispute with Taguig over Bonifacio Global City. Rappler file photo

Duterte wants TV sets in all Camp Bagong Diwa jail cells

Oct 18, 2017 - 9:00 PM

High-profile inmates like Janet Lim Napoles and Farhana Maute may soon enjoy a television set in their cells, care of the President himself

President Rodrigo Duterte talks to inmates during his visit inside the detention facility of the BJMP at the Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on October 18, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Ayala Land's 'next BGC' Arca South to take shape by 2019

Sep 13, 2017 - 1:05 PM

The real estate firm is applying the lessons learned from Bonifacio Global City as it develops another mixed use estate in Taguig City

WATCH: Meet Mr. Pinoy Hoops, the champion of Tenement residents

Aug 20, 2017 - 2:51 PM

Mike Swift also known to many as Mr Pinoy Hoops believes that every court can dream

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Jul 18, 2017 - 7:40 PM

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SC approves Aguirre's request to transfer Maute cases to Taguig

Jul 18, 2017 - 3:20 PM

Petitioners meanwhile urge the Supreme Court to still decide on petitions asking that Congress convene to discuss the merits of Duterte s martial law proclamation

Supreme Court of the Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila

Federal Land, 2 Japanese firms to build P20-B complex in BGC

Jul 10, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Set to be completed in 2025 the retail and residential complex will form part of Federal Land s 10 hectare Grand Central Park in Bonifacio Global City

VENTURE. Federal Land ties up with Nomura Real Estate Development Company Limited and Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Limited for the development of the Sunshine Fort Landmark project. Rappler file photo

SC says no decision yet on transfer of Maute cases

Jun 19, 2017 - 1:35 PM

UPDATED The Supreme Court issues the statement after Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says his request to move Maute cases to Taguig City will likely be approved

PREMATURE STATEMENT. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II announces to media on June 19, 2017 that his request to transfer Maute cases to Taguig has been approved, something denied later that day by Supreme Court (SC) Spokesman Theodore Te. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Maute mother charged in CDO court for rebellion

Jun 15, 2017 - 9:12 AM

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II also files another request with the Supreme Court to transfer the venue of detention and trial from Cagayan de Oro City to Taguig City

2 Sandiganbayan divisions deny NBI jail transfer for Napoles

May 15, 2017 - 11:25 AM

UPDATED Sandiganbayan s Executive Clerk of Court says two commitment orders can already be enforced

Water interruption in Pasig, Taguig, Pateros May 15-16

May 11, 2017 - 9:26 PM

Around 53 000 households will be affected See the list of barangays here

Taguig City judge is new Court of Appeals Associate Justice

Mar 10, 2017 - 5:14 PM

Judge Louis Acosta will fill the post that CA Associate Justice Agnes Carpio vacated on December 1 2016

NEW APPOINTMENT. President Rodrigo Duterte chooses a new Court of Appeals Associate Justice. File photo from the Court of Appeals website

Fort Bonifacio: CA issues favorable ruling to Taguig

Mar 09, 2017 - 9:05 PM

The CA rules that Makati committed forum shopping when it filed an appeal before the Pasig RTC and the CA itself

First Tim Hortons in PH: Photos, price points, what to expect

Feb 24, 2017 - 9:33 PM

Timbits Iced Capps and more Here s a look at the first Southeast Asian branch of the Canadian cafe

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Sep 03, 2016 - 12:00 PM

PNP officials to meet Taguig, Makati club owners

Aug 20, 2016 - 10:07 PM

During the August 24 meeting PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa will give directives and policies of the PNP on illegal drug issues concerning bars and clubs

WAR ON DRUGS. PNP Chief Ronal dela Rosa attends the PNP Regional Office anniversary on August 9, 2016 in Davao City.

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Aug 11, 2016 - 8:13 PM

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PNP to Makati, BGC bars: Help us or we'll do it our way

Aug 11, 2016 - 4:42 PM

We know that a lot of people take party drugs there I’ll talk to them to know how they can help the government’s war on drugs says PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa

SC: Makati City gov't guilty of forum shopping in Taguig land dispute

Aug 01, 2016 - 8:04 PM

Makati s actions gave rise to conflicting decisions not only between different courts but even within the Court of Appeals itself the High Court says

DOJ dismisses criminal complaint vs British School Manila officials

Jul 20, 2016 - 9:10 AM

UPDATED The justice department says the absence of probable cause against the school officials for obstruction of justice is evident from the records

Advocates call for highest political recognition of HIV/AIDS epidemic

Jul 18, 2016 - 1:33 PM

Advocates say political will and leadership at the national and local government levels are needed to create scale up and sustain comprehensive programs on HIV AIDS prevention in communities

Teresita Bagasao, UNAIDS country director, with Dr. Enrique Tayag of the Department of Health. Photo by Diana Mendoza.

Duterte admin to roll out stalled PPP deals by 2017 – NEDA chief

Jul 06, 2016 - 5:37 PM

This administration will not do what the last administration did Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says

INFRA BACKLOG. The Duterte administration will push forward public-private partnership (PPP) projects that stopped making progress under former President Benigno Aquino III's watch

5 failed, shelved PPP projects under Aquino admin

May 29, 2016 - 11:15 PM

The Philippines public private partnership thrust faces a stern test Will the Duterte administration continue these stalled projects?

STERN TEST. Getting PPP projects from advertisements to the tarmac seems to take ages. Images from Wikipedia.org

Filipino-Muslims in Taguig go for Duterte

May 10, 2016 - 12:31 PM

As of 12:09 pm Tuesday May 10 60 5 of votes cast go to presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte who gets 154 359 votes

HEADING TO THE POLLS. Duterte-Cayetano stickers aare displayed on the gate of Maharlika Elementary School, one of the voting precincts in Taguig. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

What's truly special about Philippines' Gallery Vask, one of Asia's 50 Best Restaurants

Mar 19, 2016 - 9:09 PM

Gallery Vask the 39th among Asia s 50 Best Restaurants and the Best in the Philippines not only brings Filipino flavors and ingredients to the fore but also honors the people and stories behind the food in new ways

Sustainable skylines: The future of green architecture in Metro Manila

Mar 15, 2016 - 2:33 PM

Can Metro Manila be a truly sustainable city in the near future?

PPP Center to next admin: Prioritize airports, trains, subway

Feb 11, 2016 - 8:46 PM

Decongesting Metro Manila and other urban areas should be the main goal says the PPP Center

CONTINUITY. PPP Center Executive Director Cosette Canilao says airports, mass transit railways, and subway projects should be the focus of the next administration. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Prices of mid-range condos seen to slow down due to oversupply

Feb 03, 2016 - 6:16 PM

The glut in mid range apartment units coupled with high vacancies will exert pressure on prices and rental rates says online real estate portal Lamudi

Case closed, but no suit against driver in viral video

Jan 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The victims have yet to come forward to file a complaint authorities say

TRAFFIC ACCIDENT. The screenshot of the video shows the driver of the Innova trying to flee after hitting a motorcycle driver. Screengrab from niceguynic's video.

BSM execs 'continue to stonewall' almost a year after student's death

Jan 22, 2016 - 10:17 AM

School officials are a no show at the preliminary investigation of the criminal case filed by Trixie Madamba before the justice department

ArthaLand eyes robust market for green real estate in 2016

Jan 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM

The boutique developer has 3 certified green structures slated for turnover construction and development this year

Makati offers P100k for capture of ex-barangay tanod who killed 2 on NYE

Jan 04, 2016 - 5:57 PM

Raymundo Liza former village watchman of Makati’s Barangay Southside also known as Barangay Pinagsama in Taguig City shot a neighbor s child and visitor

CASH REWARD. Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña offers a monetay reward for the arrest of a barangay watchman who killed two on New Year's Eve.

Family denied death certificate over unpaid hospital bills

Dec 18, 2015 - 5:00 PM

The Misajon family lost a loved one but that was not the end of their ordeal

Mother of fallen student files P100-M lawsuit vs British School Manila

Dec 05, 2015 - 8:30 AM

We cannot put a price tag on my son s life We re fighting for justice and we believe that justice will give us some measure of peace and closure

ANOTHER CASE. Trixie Madamba (R), mother of fallen British School Manila student Liam Madamba, files a P100-million damage suit (L) against the school. Photo of lawsuit from Trixie Madamba

WATCH: LeBron James handprint unveiled at Tenement in Taguig

Nov 11, 2015 - 8:18 PM

The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar s visit to the basketball court will live on

Petition to cancel Pia Cayetano's congressional candidacy filed

Nov 09, 2015 - 9:15 PM

Senator Pia Cayetano is eyeing a congressional seat in Taguig City next year but a petitioner says the senator doesn t meet the residency requirement for the post

CONGRESS AFTER SENATE. Sources claim Senator Pia Cayetano ran as Taguig City 2nd District Representative after Rep. Lino Cayetano withdrew from the race.

UP expands to Taguig with new building

Nov 06, 2015 - 5:51 PM

Henry Sy Sr Hall will serve students of both graduate and undergraduate levels

Makati-Pasay-Taguig subway auction targeted for next gov't

Nov 04, 2015 - 8:18 PM

The planned 20 kilometer subway is expected to ease road congestion in the cities of Makati Pasay and Taguig

AUCTION POSTPONED. DOTC initially targeted to auction off the PPP subway deal in the first half of the year; but according to its chief Jun Abaya but it still needs full feasibility study from JICA.

IN PHOTOS: LeBron James visits Taguig tenement

Aug 21, 2015 - 7:42 PM

The NBA star literally left a mark at the tenement with a handprint on a slab of concrete

TENEMENT. LeBron James visits the Tenement in Taguig and poses with some of the kids who played basketball for him. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mayor Lani Cayetano indicted for padlocking Taguig session hall

Aug 06, 2015 - 11:04 AM

The Ombudsman junks the explanation of the Taguig mayor and City Administrator Jose Montales that the move which prevented regular city council sessions was part of the city’s reengineering and reorganizational plan

CHARGES. Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano and another city official faces criminal charges for padlocking the city session hall in 2010, forcing city council members to hold sessions elsewhere.

IN PHOTOS: Did your school or office join the nationwide quake drill?

Jul 24, 2015 - 6:56 PM

The drills aim to raise the public s awareness on earthquake preparedness and test different government agencies capacities to respond to major earthquake scenarios

Taguig leads nationwide earthquake drill

Jul 24, 2015 - 3:34 PM

Different cities and provinces from the Visayas and Mindanao also take part in the drill that tests government units response capacity

NEDA Board approves IT PPP project

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:59 AM

UPDATED The P1 16 billion public private partnership deal will computerize the Philippine Statistics Authority’s civil registry operations and make this available nationwide

FIRST IT. This is the first information technology project under the Philippines' public-private partnership thrust. Image from Shutterstock

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Jun 25, 2015 - 6:24 PM

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