JI leader Marwan believed dead in Mamasapano clash

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the military is now confirming reports that Jemaah Islamiyah leader Zulkifli bin Hir also known as Commander Marwan was killed in a day-long firefight between the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Moro Islamic...

Tension eases at clash site in Mamapasano town – AFP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Tension in Mamasapano town started to subside a day after a dawn to dusk firefight between the police and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Sunday, the Armed Forces of the Philippines has said. “As of now there are no skirmishes happening in the...

Nadine Lustre wants to work with Angel Locsin

Nadine Lustre admitted that it is her dream to have a project with actress Angel Locsin. Lustre said she admires actresses who excel both in drama and action shows. “Si Miss Angel Locsin, I’d love to work with her kasi gusto ko talagang project action,” she said. Locsin has...

Number of PNP officers killed in Maguindanao clash rises to 50

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The number of police officers killed in a clash against suspected members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters and Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Maguindanao has risen to 50, a regional police official said Monday. Senior Superintendent Noel...

MILF leader: ‘Not logical’ to delay Bangsamoro process after Maguindanao clash

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A top leader of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) said it is “not logical to delay” the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BLL), despite the firefight between their group and elite police officers in Maguindanao province on Sunday. In an interview,...

Arrest warrant issued vs Makati Mayor Jujun Binay

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Senate on Monday ordered the body’s sergeant-at-arms to arrest Makati Mayor Erwin “Junjun” Binay and five others for their continued refusal to attend the Senate hearings on alleged corruption in the country’s premier financial district. The order came...

DOTC’s admission of lack of authority enough reason to stop light rail fare hike: Bayan Muna

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Transportation and Communication’s (DOTC) admission that it lacked authority to raise the Light Rail Transit (LRT) and Metro Rail Transit (MRT) fares is enough grounds for the Supreme Court to stop the fare hike, a lawmaker said Monday....

Govt ‘deeply saddened’ by PNP-SAF, MILF clash in Maguindanao

MANILA, Jan 26 (Mabuhay) – The government said it was “deeply saddened” with the death of at least 30 members of the elite Philippine National Police Special Action Forces who clashed with members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on Sunday. But...

Junjun Binay says he’s ready to be detained by Senate panel

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. on Monday expressed readiness to turn himself in to the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee as a consequence of his continued refusal to attend the hearings of the Senate subcommittee on the allegedly overpriced Makati City Hall...

What’s next for Vice Ganda in 2015

After the box office success of his film “The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin,” comedian Vice Ganda announced that he will be doing two movies this year. Ganda said one of them will be with actor Coco Martin, Kris Aquino’s co-star in “Feng Shui,” while the other one will be with teen...
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