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Passenger arrested for bomb joke at Davao airport

Nov 03, 2019 - 3:10 PM

The incident also delays the departure of a Davao-Cebu flight on Sunday, November 3

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Woman arrested for bomb joke at LRT 1 station

Jun 06, 2019 - 12:31 PM

If found guilty, the woman faces imprisonment of up to 5 years and fines of up to P40,000

ARRESTED. A woman is arrested for cracking a joke while her bag was inspected. Shutterstock photo

7 arrested in Cebu for making bomb jokes since Davao blast

Oct 03, 2016 - 6:11 PM

Since the September 2 Davao bombing where 15 people died authorities in Cebu have been stricter in implementing Presidential Decree 1767

Saudi-bound Filipina who cracked bomb joke in NAIA arrested

Aug 12, 2015 - 9:02 PM

The woman who was supposed to visit her husband in Riyadh did not know that making bomb jokes was a criminal offense

FOR PRIVATIZATION. The proposed O&M contract is different though from the planned redevelopment of NAIA under the public-private partnership (PPP) scheme. File photo from EPA

Bomb joke delays, diverts flights at Tacloban Airport

Jan 29, 2015 - 3:37 PM

UPDATED A person violating the Anti Bomb Joke Law may be fined not more than P40 000 or imprisoned for a maximum of 5 years

Philippine police arrest 3 for bomb joke during papal mass

Jan 20, 2015 - 5:08 PM

The crime of making false reports about bombs is punishable with up to 5 years in jail or a fine of P40 000 894 or both

CROWD CONTROL. Anti-riot police try to control devotees during a mass officiated by Pope Francis in Manila on Jan. 18, 2015. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

'Bomb joke' forces plane to abort take-off

Apr 12, 2012 - 3:00 PM

A barkada member reportedly made the threat by shouting inside the plane airport officials say

BAD JOKE. An AirPhil Express passenger reportedly joked about a bomb, forcing the plane to abort take-off.