Binay may send written deposition to Senate probe on Makati building

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay said he might send a written deposition to the Senate Blue Ribbon sub-committee investigation into the allegedly overpriced construction of the Makati City Hall Building 2, to which he has been linked. In an interview after speaking...

Bangsamoro police still to be part of PNP, BBL draft framers tell Senate

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The local Bangsamoro police force to be formed when the Bangsamoro is formed “will still be part of the Philippine National Police,” a member of the Bangsamoro Transition Committee (BTC) explained to senators at a hearing on Tuesday. Atty. Sha Elija Dumama Alba...

Kiko: NBI report vs NFA chief questionable

M ANILA (Mabuhay) – Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization Francis Pangilinan slammed the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for leaking a graft report against National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Arthur Juan. Pangilinan said his office...

Aquino calls for more aggressive global effort to address climate change

NEW YORK, New York, Sept 24 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III called for a global coordinated effort to address climate change noting that with the changing climate, both big and small nations become vulnerable to its ill effects. “The choice before us, then, is clear:...

Aquino: Gov’t determined to address extrajudicial killings

NEW YORK, New York, Sept 24 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III has expressed his administration’s seriousness in addressing extrajudicial killings in the Philippines. The government is not after merely identifying the assailants but focuses on convicting the murderers,...

US urged to approve TPS for undocumented Filipinos

NEW YORK – Saying there is still much ​to​ be done, Manila called​ on Washington to approve ​its request for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to allow undocumented Filipinos in the United States to help the Philippines rebuild much faster from the devastation wreaked by Typhoon...

Do lifestyle checks on all gov’t execs – House leader

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Any proposal to make lifestyle checks mandatory should cover all government officials, Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales II said Tuesday. Asked if he would agree to lifestyle checks on members of the House of Representatives, Gonzales replied: “Why only...

Stop blabbing and fight me, Pacquiao tells Mayweather

GENERAL SANTOS (AFP) – Philippine boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao threw down a fresh challenge to Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Thursday, daring the American world champion to “fight me” instead of setting terms that could torpedo the dream bout. “He’s all talk. Until now he has not...

BMW reveals the 2 Series Convertible

(Relaxnews) – The latest addition to BMW’s soft-top line up offers more comfort and practicality than its predecessor without diluting performance. The 1-Series convertible was a huge hit with the company selling in excess of 130,000 examples. Its replacement, the 2 Series...

Pechanga Resorts & Casino presents the amazing dance performance of ‘My Dream’

Internationally known for their beautiful dance performance of “Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva,” the world famous China Disabled People’s Performing Art Troupe will be returning to Pechanga for two shows on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 4pm and 8pm. The China Disabled People’s...
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