Cayetano to Tiu: Present documents or face contempt

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) – Businessman Antonio Tiu may be cited for contempt if he continues to refuse to submit the documents related to his supposed ownership of a controversial property in Batangas despite a subpoena from lawmakers, Senator Alan Peter Cayetano said Frida...

P335M allocated for reconstruction, rehab of police facilities hit by ‘Yolanda’

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) — The rehabilitation and reconstruction of police facilities damaged by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) in November 2013 is now on a “full-scale construction work.” Speaking to reporters, Police Chief Superintendent Wilben Mayor,...

Cebu prelate seeks continued support for Yolanda victims

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) — A senior Catholic Church official is seeking continued assistance for victims of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) even after activities marking the first anniversary of the calamity are over. Cebu Archbishop and former Catholic Bishops’...

PNoy hits Yolanda critics: Try feeding 1.47-M families

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Friday lashed out at his critics anew as he visited Eastern Samar to commemorate the first year after ‘Yolanda,” the strongest and deadliest typhoon to hit land. In his speech, Aquino slammed those who...

PNoy: 27-km road dike to be constructed as shield vs. storm surges in Leyte

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) — On the eve of the first anniversary of the super typhoon that devastated parts of central Philippines, President Benigno Aquino III on Friday said a 27-kilometer road dike in Leyte is set to be constructed early next year to protect residents there...

VP Binay camp: Go ahead, turn over evidence to Ombudsman

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) – Agreeing with Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago, the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Friday said the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee should wrap up its investigation and turn over the evidence it gathered during the hearings on the Makati City...

Binay camp blasts Bondal for ‘fuzzy math’Intruder caught on NAIA tarmac

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) – Airport police apprehended a man who sneaked into the ramp area of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport’s (Naia) Terminal 1 and was found running toward an aircraft. The Media Affairs Division of the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said...

Rachelle Ann says she has no time for love

Singer Rachelle Ann Go said she has to time to get into a new relationship as she is busy with her stint in “Miss Saigon” and her other work commitments. “Hindi ko kasi iniisip ‘yung love life. Kumbaga, parang ito na ‘yung nangyayari,” she said, referring to the opportunity to be...

KBP: Reps from civic groups to be invited to Binay-Trillanes debate

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Representatives from media and civic groups may be invited to attend the Nov. 27 debate between Vice President Jejomar Binay and Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV, the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas said. KBP president Herman Basbaño said Thursday they are...

Most Yolanda survivors live on less than P34 a day – survey

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Most survivors of Typhoon Yolanda in Eastern Visayas are living on less than P34 a day, a study by research group IBON revealed. The study said that in a survey of 1,094 respondents in six Eastern Visayas provinces, 8 out of 10 families earn less than P5,000 on...
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