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LOOK: Cebu port officials discover luxury vehicles in car part shipment

Jan 05, 2019 - 10:02 AM

Customs officials find a Mercedes Benz, an Alfa Romeo, a Porsche 911, and a Range Rover Evoque in a shipment declared as containing only one piece of car body

'MISDECLARED'. A Customs official takes note of the discovery of a Porsche in a shipment that was declared as containing a car part. Photo from Bureau of Customs

Diosdado Valeroso appointed 911 national office executive director

Sep 17, 2018 - 1:50 PM

Valeroso, a retired police official and former coup plotter, will help implement the 911 emergency hotline center under the Department of the Interior and Local Government

Calida's excessive allowance, 911 Emergency Hotline, U.S. - North Korea Summit | Evening wRap

Jun 01, 2018 - 8:44 PM

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Duterte sets 911 as new national emergency hotline

Jun 01, 2018 - 1:08 PM

Executive Order 56 creates a National Call Center to be supervised by the Department of the Interior and Local Government

'Do not panic in accidents,' says medical intern who helped MRT victim

Nov 22, 2017 - 4:40 PM

Charleanne Jandic points out that first aid can spell the difference for victims in emergency situations

DON'T PANIC. Medical intern Charleanne Jandic helped saved a victim from an MRT accident. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Medical intern who helped MRT victim may soon find a law named after her

Nov 15, 2017 - 10:51 PM

(UPDATED) A lawmaker wants his bill, which seeks to institutionalize a national emergency medical services system, to be named after Charlie Jandic

Emergency hotlines for #Nazareno2017

Jan 09, 2017 - 7:33 AM

Contact the following emergency hotlines for urgent medical needs and other critical reports

PIRM 911: Ilocos Norte launches own emergency hotline

Dec 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The Provincial Incident Response Management PIRM 911 streamlines the communication between the public and safety agencies

911, Cagayan responders at work during Super Typhoon Lawin

Oct 31, 2016 - 9:37 PM

Listen to how disaster responders help a household affected by Super Typhoon Lawin using the new national emergency number introduced by the Duterte administration

Wounded soldiers eyed to man 911 disaster hotline

Sep 18, 2016 - 2:00 PM

A bill filed at the House of Representatives also calls for the creation of a commission that will oversee the operation of the emergency hotline system

#PugadBaboy: The Returnee 27

Aug 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Lawmaker wants emergency hotline prank callers penalized

Aug 02, 2016 - 8:20 PM

Muntinlupa Representative Ruffy Biazon files the Anti Prank Caller Act after the 911 hotline received 1 119 dropped calls and 304 prank calls on its first day of implementation

NO TO PRANK CALLERS. Muntinlupa Representative Ruffy Biazon wants to penalize prank callers of the 911 hotline.

Slow 911 response? Dial 8888

Aug 01, 2016 - 4:45 PM

PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa says the two hotlines complement each other

Philippine National Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa reminds the public to use the National Emergency Hotline 911 responsibly during the launch at Camp Crame, Quezon City on August 1. PDG dela Rosa also warned the pranksters that they are now being traced and will be punished accordingly. ALBERT ALCAIN/PPD

PH-wide 911: Birth pains, long-term dreams

Aug 01, 2016 - 3:25 PM

The 911 hotline activated on the first day of August can directly connect only to police units Will it soon be expanded?

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Gov’t says 911 hotline charges to stay during transition period

Jul 29, 2016 - 8:43 PM

While the President wants 911 emergency calls to be free the DILG says fees would be charged during the transition period to the new system

Should telcos charge 911 calls? Netizens weigh in

Jul 28, 2016 - 7:49 PM

Netizens suggest other ways to deal with prank calls

Heeding gov't, Globe to charge P5 for 911 calls

Jul 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED As mandated by government Globe s general counsel says the telecommunication company is prepared to relay voice calls for the 911 and 8888 hotlines starting August 1

DILG tests 911 emergency hotline

Jul 21, 2016 - 7:31 PM

The 24 hour service will go live in August

5 fakta tragedi 9/11

Sep 11, 2015 - 8:49 PM

Mulai dari dampak ekonomi sampai fakta bahwa tak semua korban berhasil diidentifikasi hingga saat ini

Bendera Amerika Serikat di sebuah kapal yang melintas di kawasan "Ground Zero", 21 September 2001. Foto oleh Anja Niedringhaus/EPA

Davao City flooded after heavy rains, commuters stranded

Oct 29, 2014 - 10:08 PM

No casualties or damage have been reported so far but heavy rains continue in the evening and some areas are experience power interruption

Photo from Davao PIO

Bin Laden son-in-law found guilty on US terror charges

Mar 26, 2014 - 11:14 PM

2ND UPDATE A New York jury found former Al Qaeda spokesman Suleiman Abu Ghaith guilty of three counts of conspiracy to kill Americans and supporting terrorists

This video grab taken June 2002 from the Qatar-based al-Jazeera satellite television channel shows a photo of Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a spokesman for the al-Qaeda network, who announced in a recorded statement that chief terror suspect Osama bin Laden, his right-hand man Ayman Zawahri and fugitive Afghan Taliban Mullah Mohammad Omar were alive and threatened new attacks on the US. Photo from EPA/ AL-JAZEERA

'Davao 95% ready for Agaton'

Jan 19, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Search and resuce teams have been told to be ready to respond to possible landslides and floods

Citywatch: Saving lives, one call away

Apr 24, 2013 - 9:58 PM

They started by rescuing trucks and equipment now they help rescue people

PINOY 911, WITH A TWIST. Citywatch provides its clients with medical assistance and also aids them in time of disasters. Photo by Citywatch

Rihanna receives Porsche for Christmas

Dec 20, 2012 - 3:40 PM

The singer s Christmas is definitely merry

LUCKY BADGALRIRI. Rihanna at the 2012 Victoria's Secret fashion show last November 8. Photo from Rihanna's official Facebook page

Davao ready for typhoon

Dec 02, 2012 - 5:51 PM

Davao has all resources prepared and staff on full alert before super typhoon Pablo makes landfall on Sunday

WE'RE READY. Rescue vehicles are prepared to be deployed to evacuate citizens displaced by the typhoon. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

Davao ready for possible flooding

Jun 13, 2012 - 4:34 PM

The present capacity of the city’s Central 911 is inadequate should there be large scale flooding in different areas in the city