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Sotto, Revilla want to combat fake news
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Senators pressed anew for the passage of a bill seeking to criminalize the spread of fake news which, they warned, is not only destroying reputations, but is also emerging as a threat to the country’s stability...
Go files bill seeking more benefits for solo parents
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Christopher “Bong” Go has filed a bill seeking to provide additional benefits and privileges to around 14 million single parents to help ease their burden of single-handedly raising their child...
Dagdag na benepisyo sa solo parents ipinanukala ni Bong Go
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Isinampa ni Senador Christopher “Bong” Go ang isang panukalang-batas na magbibigay ng mga dagdag na benepisyo at pribilehiyo sa mga single parents sa pamamagitan ng pagtulong na mapagaan ang pa­sanin...
Recto backs DOF plan to tax Chinese POGO workers
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 7, 2019 - 12:00am
The Senate is backing a government plan to run after tens of thousands of Chinese workers in the country who have not been paying income tax as the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) targets to collect at least P22...
Drilon calls for total ban on waste imports
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon has called for a total ban on all waste imports and heavier fines or imprisonment of up to 12 years against violators.
Bato frowns on divorce, but may change mind
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa said he is personally not in favor of the measure seeking to legalize divorce in the Philippines, as this could only lead to further suffering of the children of the separated...
Bato seeks death by firing squad vs drug traffickers
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa is pushing for the imposition of the death penalty by firing squad against drug lords who continue to engage in the illegal drug trade despite the government’s anti-drug...
Senate bill filed to protect Pinoy fishermen
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Francis Tolentino is pushing for the passage of the “Good Samaritan at Sea Law,” which aims to implement provisions in international maritime instruments concerning the safety of life at sea and...
De Lima to continue HR advocacy in 18th Congress
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - July 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Leila de Lima will carry on with her advocacy to promote human rights and social justice in the 18th Congress as she is set to refile some of her priority legislation, including measures on human rights defenders...
Impeach me? I’ll put you all in jail – Duterte
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 28, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte last night dared critics of his policies on Chinese fishing in Philippine waters to impeach him, warning that he would put all of them behind bars.
Studies show yoga can control diabetes
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 23, 2019 - 12:00am
A person with diabetes can control the fluctuation in his or her blood sugar level by performing yoga, a university professor here said yesterday.
Lacson cites ‘conflict of interest’ vs Duque
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Sen. Panfilo Lacson yesterday raised some issues of possible conflict of interest on the part of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III over the controversy in the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).
Senate committee posts almost complete
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 16, 2019 - 12:00am
The issues on the Senate committee chairmanships are almost settled with only one or two panels still to be resolved by Senate President Vicente Sotto III, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said yesterday.
Tito and Gian Sotto: Father & Son Christ in The Center
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Being Christ-centered, standing up for the family and taking public service to heart are the traits that drive Senate President Vicente “Tito Sen” Sotto III and Quezon City Councilor and vice mayor-elect...
Pinay raped by Kuwait cop; Palace outraged
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 14, 2019 - 12:00am
A Filipina household service worker was allegedly raped and assaulted by a Kuwaiti police officer, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reported as the Philippine embassy in Kuwait coordinates with authorities...
‘National ID system has enough safeguards’
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon assured Filipinos that there are enough safeguards in the national ID law to protect their privacy, underscoring that the law’s main objective is to enhance the delivery...
Women’s group tapped to recycle tarpaulins
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Reelected Sen. Cynthia Villar tapped a group of women based in Cavite to recycle tarpaulins used by politicians during campaigns into something useful like bags.
‘No time for ROTC, other urgent measures’
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 5, 2019 - 12:00am
enate President Vicente Sotto III clarified yesterday that the 17th Congress is not likely to hold a special session to pass bills President Duterte had certified as urgent, including the measure seeking to revive...
Senate OKs UP land sale bill
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 4, 2019 - 12:00am
A bill authorizing the University of the Philippines (UP) to sell a portion of its land to the Quezon City government has been approved on third and final reading in the Senate.
‘Idle funds as bad as misuse’
by Cecille Suerte Felipe - June 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Failure to use funds for the rehabilitation and recovery of a calamity-stricken area like those devastated by Typhoon Yolanda is as bad as misusing the money, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said yesterday.
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