The Philippines' Bureau of Immigration said Wednesday it had arrested a convicted American pedophile wanted by U.S. authorities for a string of crimes. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente said 38-year-old Cody Dean Turner was arrested Sunday in his house in northern Tuguegarao City on the request of the U.S. Embassy.
FOUR of the 300 policemen accused of misbehavior arrived Tuesday, February 21, in Basilan province via Zamboanga City from the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City. Thirty-four of the 54 were from the National Capital Region while the rest are from Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, and the Cordillera Administrative Region .
Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Caesar R. Dulay yesterday urged taxpayers with tax evasion cases pending before the Department of Justice to settle the deficiency tax assessment out of court. However, Dulay said, criminal charges that have already reached the court can no longer be compromised as they are no longer within the jurisdiction of the BIR.
By MB Online A tail-end of a cold front will affect the eastern section of Central Luzon, according to PAG-ASA Weather Forecast. Aurora and Quezon Province will experience cloudy skies with moderate to occasionally heavy rains and thunderstorms which may trigger flashfloods and landslides, while cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will be experienced over Bicol region, Eastern Visayas, Davao and Caraga.
Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Cagayan Valley region, Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Davao, Caraga, Quezon Province and Aurora province. Metro Manila and the rest of the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rains or thunderstorms.
STRONG winds and rough seas brought about by the Northeast Monsoon whipped Malita, Davao Occidental, and forced 83 families and 388 individuals to evacuate to safer areas in the province on Sunday. Office of the Civil Defense -Davao Region director Brigadier General Leoncio Cirunay, in a text message, said the displaced families included those from villages: Fishing Village, Pamana, Samtalika, and Salmona in Malita town.
A Low Pressure Area was spotted at 585 km East of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, based on PAG-ASA Weather Forecast. Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, Aurora and Quezon province will experienced cloudy skies with light rains, partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated light rains are expected in Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon.
Tropical depression "Bising" is unlikely to make landfall in any part of the country but could still bring rains over parts of Visayas and Mindanao within the next two to three days. As of 10 a.m. Saturday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration located Bising at 515 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.
By MB Online A Low Pressure Area was spotted at 790 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur at 4:00 am today, based on PAG-ASA Weather Forecast. Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Mindanao, Eastern Visayas, Bicol region and Quezon Province, while Cagayan Valley region and Aurora will experience cloudy skies with light to moderate rains.
Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will prevail over Metro Manila, Isabela, Rizal, Aurora and Quezon Province. Cloudy skies with light rains will be experienced in Ilocos Region, Cordillera, Cagayan Valley and the rest of Central Luzon, while partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms will prevail over the rest of the archipelago.