JV: Impeaching Aquino not good for PHL

MANILA, July 24 (Mabuhay) – An opposition senator believes impeaching President Aquino at this time would not be good for the country. Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito, son of former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada, believes impeaching the President would be...

Nancy Binay suspects political rivals behind plunder rap vs dad, brother

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Nancy Binay suspects that the people behind the filing of plunder charges against her brother and father might be allied with either the Liberal Party (LP) or the Nacionalista Party (NP). “Paulit-ulit naman ho naming sinasabi, this is all about 20...

Coco bags three-peat at Yahoo! Celebrity Awards

Kapamilya stars, led by actors Coco Martin and Kim Chiu, dominated this year’s Yahoo! Celebrity Awards held at the SM Mall of Asia. Chiu won the top two awards of the night—Celebrity of the Year and Actress of the Year – while Coco Martin bagged a rare three-peat, again winning...

Hayden opens up on getting license back

For the first time since the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) returned his medical license, Hayden Kho finally broke his silence to share his feelings now that he’s allowed to practice medicine again. Kho admitted there was a point in his life when he already gave up on...

Aquino should expound on DAP in his SONA – Jinggoy

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III should expound on the Disbursement Acceleration Program in his State of the Nation Address, detained Senator Jinggoy Estrada said Tuesday. The senator said Aquino just criticized the Supreme Court in his televised speech but did not...

Aquino, MILF chief Murad to meet before SONA to resolve issues on Bangsamoro Basic Law

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III is scheduled to meet with Moro Islamic Liberation Front chairman Murad Ebrahim this week before the chief executive delivers his State of the Nation Address on July 28. “If the meeting pushes through, it will give an opportunity to...

Troops told to steer clear of DAP fiasco

MANILA (Mabuhay) – What’s a soldier to do when the government he serves is ruled in violation of the Constitution he’s sworn to defend? Lieutenant General Gregorio Pio Catapang, the new Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of staff, had a ready answer for the troops when he...

Total savings pooled under DAP reached P237.5 billion – Abad

MANILA, July 24 (Mabuhay) – Budget Secretary Florencio Abad on Thursday admitted that the total savings pooled under the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program reached P237.51 billion, way above the figure initially revealed to the public. At the same time, Abad...

Gapan City Association sets inaugural ball on August 9

CERRITOS – The Gapan City Association of Southern California (GAPASCA) will hold its inaugural ball at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 9, at the Cerritos Sheraton Hotel. The first set of officers of the newly formed association, composed of former residents of Gapan City in Nueva...

Bangsamoro draft law won’t be transmitted to Congress before SONA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law will not be submitted to Congress before President Benigno Aquino III’s fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) as earlier envisioned by Malacañang, the chief government peace negotiator said. In an interview with reporters...
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