DOTC Introduces MRT Off-Hours Amusement Ride “Midnight Rail of Terror” Between 12MN and 3AM

(Manila) The Metro Rail Transit Line 3 will start midnight operations as an amusement ride called the “Midnight Rail of Terror” starting late April. The announcement comes after repeated incidents with the train system over the past few weeks have raised safety concerns … Continue reading DOTC Introduces MRT Off-Hours Amusement Ride “Midnight Rail of Terror” Between 12MN and 3AM

CPP Accuses Schools of Scheduling Graduation to Undermine NPA Anniversary

(Manila) A spokesman for the Communist Part of the Philippines (CPP) released a statement earlier this week accusing certain educational institutions of deliberately scheduling their commencement exercises to coincide with the anniversary of the founding of the New People’s Army … Continue reading CPP Accuses Schools of Scheduling Graduation to Undermine NPA Anniversary

DOH: ‘Stupidity’ Main Cause of Firework-Related Injuries

‘Immense Stupidity’ only second biggest culprit. (Manila) The Department of Health (DOH) reported early Monday that ‘stupidity’ was the main culprit behind 76 percent of firework-related injuries during the New Year celebrations. Manufacturer faults and factory defects in fireworks were … Continue reading DOH: ‘Stupidity’ Main Cause of Firework-Related Injuries