Palace reminds Congress: Nur, Umbra Kato not only sources of Bangsamoro inputs

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang reminded on Tuesday both the Senate and the House of Representatives that fugitives Nur Misuari and Ameril Umbra Kato are not the only sources of inputs for the Bangsamoro bill. At a press briefing, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail...

Miriam Santiago hopes to recover from lung cancer this year

MANILA (Mabuhay) — With a little help from a new “wonder pill,” Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Wednesday expressed hopes she would recover from her lung cancer within the year. “With the new wonder pill, I hope to attain full recovery by the end of...

Palace OKs higher storage fees for overstaying containers

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang ordered an increase in storage fees for overstaying cargo containers at Manila ports, in another move to decongest the gateway. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said new storage fees will be imposed against overstaying containers citing a...

Ai Ai has 20-year-old La Salle boyfriend

After her short-lived marriage last year, veteran comedienne Ai Ai delas Alas is in love again with another young man. In a report published by entertainment site PEP, 20-year-old Gerald Sibayan, a former badminton player from De La Salle University confirmed his relationship...

PHL, France ink bilateral agreements to strengthen ties

PARIS, France, Sept 18 (Mabuhay) – The Philippines and France further strengthened its bilateral relations with the signing of several agreements on transportation and communications, culture and education. In a statement delivered after his meeting with French President François...

Roxas, Purisima first to undergo lifestyle check

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Alan Purisima will be the first to undergo lifestyle check to be conducted by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR). BIR Commissioner Kim Henares said she and Roxas met last...

KofC Council 1920 celebrates its 96th Anniversary

The Knights of Columbus (KofC) Council 1920, which is comprised of these 5 parishes, St. Dominic’s Church (Eagle Rock), Cristo Rey Church (Los Angeles) Incarnation Church (Glendale), Holy Family Church (Glendale), and Holy Trinity Church (Atwater) parish, is celebrating it...

Binay insists no corruption in Makati projects

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday insisted that there is no corruption in Makati projects, including the alleged overpriced Makati parking building, and said those who testified in the Senate hearing have been rejected by Makati residents many times as...

Miriam says she was not informed funds for projects were from DAP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago admitted Thursday that she received funds for her projects but clarified that she was not informed that it was sourced from the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). In a press statement, Santiago said she was even surprised...

Aquino to address U.N. climate summit, meet with Filipino community during U.S. visit

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III will address a United Nations climate summit, speak to American businessmen, and meet with the Filipino community when he visits the United States from September 20 to 24. “As in all of the President’s trips abroad, the...
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