Cerritos is OC Fil-Am Chamber’s Emerald Awardee for Outstanding Green City

The City of Cerritos’ energy efficiency effort has been recognized as 2014 Outstanding Green City by the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce at its 6th  Annual Green, Conserve and Health Exposition held for the second time at the Southern California Edison Education Center in...

Aquino hints at another high-profile arrest soon

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III has hinted at another high-profile arrest soon. In an interview aired over Bombo Radyo on Thursday morning, Aquino said authorities are continuing pursuit operations against high-profile fugitives. “Meron na hong developments, pero...

Sandiganbayan bars Napoles camp from examining Benhur bank records

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division on Thursday denied multiple motions of businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles subpoenaing whistleblower Benhur Luy’s bank and land records. Instead, it granted the prosecution’s motion to quash the subpoenas. “The court resolves to...

Pinoy peacekeepers in stand-off with Syrian rebels

43 UN peacekeepers seized by armed men with links to Al-Qaeda in Syrian Golan Heights: UN UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – Syrian armed groups, some of whom are linked to Al-Qaeda, captured 43 UN peacekeepers on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights on Thursday and surrounded 81 others, the...

Tupas takes ice bucket challenge, nominates Sereno, Jardeleza, Drilon

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Taking Justice Secretary Leila de Lima’s challenge, Iloilo Rep. Niel Tupas on Thursday became the latest Philippine government official to take the widely popular ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Seated on a monobloc chair at the parking area of the Southwing Annex of...

Bill that could impact on press freedom stalls after hurdling second reading

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The passage of a bill that purports to protect privacy but could adversely impact on press freedom has been stalled, although it has been approved on second reading, after some lawmakers raised concerns over its implications. Although a bill is officially...
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