JBC shortlists 3 candidates for deputy ombudsman for military

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has selected three nominees that would be vying for the post of Deputy Ombudsman for Military and Other Law Enforcement Offices (MOLEO). According to the Supreme Court Public Information Office, the three candidates who made...

QC solon wants to declare every 3rd week of November as National Entrepreneurship Week

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A neophyte House of Representatives member is seeking to declare every third week of November as National Entrepreneurship Week to encourage the youth to be self-starters and innovators. Rep. Alfred Vargas III (5th District, Quezon City) said the month of...

MARINA capable of doing task of single-maritime agency

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) is more than capable of taking over as the country’s single-maritime agency provided that it be given additional manpower, equipment and funding. MARINA administrator Maximo Mejia Jr said this after the legislation,...

Solenn to headline new Star Cinema movie with Vhong

Despite the legal battles he is facing, actor Vhong Navarro is indeed back to business as he is set to headline a movie this year. GMA-7 star Solenn Heussaff reposted a tweet in her Twitter account about her upcoming movie with Navarro. Other details about the horror project “Da...

PNoy: RH, sin tax laws helped provide free health coverage to 14.7M families

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday said some 14.7 million families received free health coverage from the government through the two laws he had openly supported. “Bukod po sa makabuluhang serbisyong mula sa ehekutibo, nakipag-ambagan na rin ang lehislatura...

Aquino: Resumption of peace talks depends on ‘willingness’ of CPP-NPA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III said the resumption of peace talks depends on the willingness of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front to cooperate with the government. “They [CPP-NPA]…walked out [of] the peace...

Washington Monument to reopen May 12 after quake repair

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – The Washington Monument will reopen to the public on May 12, nearly three years after it was shut due to damage from a rare earthquake centered near the US capital. The 170-meter (555-foot) obelisk, a major tourist draw, was shuttered when engineers found...

Summer 2014 is Out of this World at Grand Park

– Blockbuster Fourth of July Celebration Returns, Bigger and Better, with Downtown’s Largest Fireworks Display – – Line-up Includes North American Premiere of Universe of Sound: The Planets – LOS ANGELES (March 25, 2014) – Grand Park will captivate, surprise and delight guests...

Sarah flattered that Matteo finds her new look ‘hot’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Sarah Geronimo is flattered that Matteo Guidicelli finds her new look “hot and sexy.” Geronimo said she is grateful that the “Galema” actor, who is her rumored boyfriend, appreciates her new style. “Napanood ko ‘yung interview [ni Matteo]. Siyempre thank you...

New MNLF leader supports Bangsamoro pact between gov’t, MILF

MANILA (Mabuhay) – With Nur Misuari supposedly out, the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) –  now under a new leader – has thrown its support behind the creation of the Bangsamoro political entity, seen as a significant step in bringing peace to war-torn Mindanao. New MNLF...
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