No. 6 most wanted person sa bayan ng Torrijos, arestado

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Nasakote ng mga pulis ang No. 6 most wanted person ng bayan ng Torrijos sa kasong paglabag sa Child Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Act sa Sitio Gulod, barangay Bignay, Valenzuela City. Ang suspek ay kinilala na si Leonito Rementilla Colopano, may-asawa, construction worker at tubong barangay Maranlig, Torrijos, Marinduque. #MakeADifference: Kabayan, help us to stay up, help us to buy a video camera Ayon kay Police Inspector Mikhail Gennadi Valeroso, Officer in Charge ng Torrijos Municipal Police Station, dakong alas-10:00 ng gabi noong Marso 2, 2018 nang arestohin…

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Anti-big-scale mining coalition seeks mining law repeal

Anti-big-scale mining group Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) is urging the government to replace Republic Act 7942 or the Philippine Mining Act of 1995 with a law that is “pro-Filipino and pro-environment”. ATM claimed the present law has paved the way for plunder of the country’s mineral wealth, as well as mining-related environmental destruction. These are on top of adverse health impacts, displacement of people, and human rights abuses across the country, according to ATM national coordinator Jaybee Gerganera. “Our country didn’t benefit from RA 7942,” he said Monday (March 5)…

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