The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has ordered 422 elected officials to vacate their posts for failing to submit their Statement of Contributions and Expenditures (SOCE) within the deadline as required by election laws.
The three recent killings of media workers in Bukidnon, Surigao and Davao were not related and have no common pattern, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Alan Purisima said yesterday.
With the impending sharp hike in electricity rates threatening to hurt industries and derail the country’s growth, the government should allow the use of a portion of the Malampaya funds to subsidize power costs, the Philippine...
Fresh from its maiden mission in Tacloban City where it was involved in relief operations for victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda, the Navy’s BRP Ramon Alcaraz was deployed to the West Philippine Sea yesterday.
A consultant of the communist-led National Democratic Front (NDF) was sentenced last Wednesday to 40 years in prison by a Muntinlupa City regional trial court for illegal possession of firearms and explosives.
20 lawmakers, 4 govs told to vacate posts
PNP: No pattern in 3 media killings
Noy to critics: Bahala si Lord sa inyo, busy ako
Noy to push regional peace in Japan meet
Carandang quits Malacañang
Sevilla appointed Customs chief
Use Malampaya funds for power subsidy, gov’t urged
Alcaraz deployed to Palawan to patrol Phl waters
Russia lifts travel ban to Phl
NDF consultant gets 40 years for illegal possession of firearms
From the latest tally the Philippines has supposedly received as much as P21 billion in foreign pledges, both in cash and in kind, to assist our country to recover from the devastation wrought by super typhoon Haiyan (local name Yolanda) last Nov. 8.
Many have been skeptical of why selected members of the Manila business sector have invested in this endeavor. The cynics believed it was only because President Aquino launched it in Washington, DC last year.
It is always elating getting the list of nominations for the Grammy Awards and finding a lot of my new favorites up for trophies. These were announced last Friday, Dec. 6 in the Grammy Nominations show hosted by L.L. Cool Jay at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.
It seems to us that part of the Gemma Cruz-Araneta mystique is borne out of the multiple talents she possesses, yet is never imposed on you. This, therefore, makes the discovery of yet another aspect of her personality that is fresh and exciting.