AUTHORS
Sheila Crisostomo
Sheila Crisostomo
  • Articles
  • Authors
DOH leaves probe of ex-FDA chief to PACC
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Health (DOH) is leaving the fate of sacked Food and Drug Administration (FDA) director general Nela Charade Puno to the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC).
Recall of labor attaché eyed over garbage spat
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III is eyeing the possibility of recalling the country’s labor attaché in Canada as the spat over garbage with the North American nation drags on.
38 new HIV infections recorded daily — DOH
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
More Filipinos are seen to contract HIV this year as 38 new infections are being recorded daily, the Department of Health (DOH) said over the weekend.
Comelec to look into request for additional teachers’ compensation
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will look into the request of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers-Philippines (ACT) for additional compensation for teachers for their extended poll duties rendered during the...
Comelec waiting for 13 COCs, delays proclamation
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
There will be no proclamation of the winning senators and party-list groups today, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced last night.
‘We repeatedly warned vs overvoting’
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) had repeatedly informed the electorate not to overvote as the ballot would be invalidated and considered stray.
Accountability sought for election glitches
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
A coalition of citizens’ groups trooped to the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) yesterday morning to demand accountability from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) over the technical glitches...
Sacked FDA chief ready to face probe
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Fired Food and Drug Administration (FDA) chief Nela Charade Puno yesterday denied accusations of corruption, saying she is ready to face any investigation.
Senate winners may be proclaimed tomorrow
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Winning senatorial candidates and party-list representatives may be proclaimed simultaneously tomorrow, with poll officials reportedly already sending out informal invitations to the event to sure election vict...
Comelec to revalidate reports on spoiled ballots
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 17, 2019 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) had repeatedly informed the electorate not to overvote as the ballot would be invalidated and considered stray.
Comelec insists on security of main server
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 17, 2019 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has given assurance that its central server is “very secured” and not vulnerable to hacking.
Comelec willing to open transparency server logs
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 16, 2019 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is willing to open the logs of the transparency server at the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) headquarters to dispel doubts on the integrity of the midterm...
Gun goes off at Comelec canvassing venue
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 15, 2019 - 12:00am
A gunshot rang out Monday night at the Philippine International Convention Center’s The Forum, the venue of the national canvassing of the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
‘Problematic but successful’
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 14, 2019 - 12:00am
There were some problems including malfunctioning vote-counting machines (VCMs), but the midterm elections yesterday were “generally successful,” according to the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
Teachers demand tax refund from Comelec
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) last Friday demanded tax refund from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for the services they rendered during the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan polls in October last...
Campaign period over; liquor ban in effect
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The campaign period for the midterm elections ended at 11:59 p.m. yesterday, as the Commission on Elections (Comelec) enforced a 48-hour liquor ban until 11:59 p.m. tomorrow.
An election of many firsts
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Tomorrow’s midterm polls, where a total of 18,072 elective seats are up for grabs, including 12 slots for senator and 61 for party-list representatives, feature many “firsts,” including a record...
Wage hike petitions in 3 regions filed
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 11, 2019 - 12:00am
The Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) yesterday filed petitions for a salary increase for minimum wage earners in Central Luzon, Calabarzon and Northern Mindanao.
473 SDs to be used in polls corrupted — Comelec
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 11, 2019 - 12:00am
Almost 500 Secure Digital (SD) cards to be used in Monday’s elections were found corrupted during the final testing and sealing (FTS) of the vote-counting machines (VCMs), an official of the Commission on Elections...
LP challenges Comelec ruling on dominant minority
by Sheila Crisostomo - May 11, 2019 - 12:00am
The Liberal Party (LP) will appeal before the Supreme Court the decision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to declare the Nacionalista Party (NP) of former senator Manny Villar as the dominant minority party...
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 240 | 241 | 242 | 243 | 244
Are you sure you want to log out?
X
Login

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

SIGN IN
or sign in with