August 10, 2011. Seven suspected car thieves were killed in two separate shootouts early in the morning: five in Quezon City, and two in Makati City. A policeman was killed, while another policeman and a bystander were wounded.
Also on the Covers:
- A second surgery on former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo‘s neck failed due to a rare infection [Inquirer | Star]
- Vice Pres. Jejomar Binay maintained that the Marcos family agreed to bury former Pres. Ferdinand Marcos at the dictator’s home province, Ilocos Norte
- CCP Museum and Arts Division head Karen Ocampo-Flores resigned, after allowing the controversial “Kulo” exhibit
Front Pages 2011 is Pinoy Index’s way of looking back at notable events of 2011, as presented on the front page of the three leading broadsheet newspapers in the country: the Manila Bulletin, the Philippine Daily Inquirer, and the Philippine Star.