Mayor Binay reminds police of duty to enforce the law, not break it

MAKATI CITY, Mar 30 (Mabuhay) – Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay on Monday decried what he described as the apparent “misuse” of the Philippine National Police (PNP) force in the implementation of “selective suspension” of government officials not allied with the ruling party....

No love lost between Vice, Daniel

MANILA, Mar 30 (Mabuhay) — All is well now between comedian Vice Ganda and teen actor Daniel Padilla. In a recent interview, Vice revealed he and the young heartthrob are talking again after cutting off communications for a month. Patching things up after a chance meeting,...

What was Sarah’s birthday wish for Matteo?

Love filled the air as Matteo Guidicelli celebrated his 25th birthday with his girlfriend Sarah Geronimo Thursday in Makati. After surprising the actor with her version of Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud,” Geronimo made Guidicelli cry as she shared her birthday wish for the...

Palace to public: Apply Earth Hour message to lifestyle

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday appealed to Filipinos to practice energy conservation not only for an hour on Saturday evening, but also in their daily routines. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said it is not enough to switch off appliances for just an...

All-out military offensive vs. BIFF halted: AFP chief

MANILA, Mar 30 (Mabuhay) – The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Monday morning announced the termination of the all-out offensive against the rebel group Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters. AFP chief Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang told reporters that the directive is effective...

Olympic Station Police Commander Captain III Vitto Palozzolo calls on ConGen Herrera-Lim

Los Angeles   – Olympic Police Station Commander Captain III Vitto Palazzolo paid a courtesy call today on Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim at the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles on 25 March 2015. The two officials discussed ways of further strengthening cooperation...

Santarina sworn into Carson City Council by State Senator Hall

Carson, CA – Filipino American Elito Santarina who was re-elected to the City Council of Carson March 3, was sworn into office by California State Senator Isadore Hall, 35th District last March 24 at the Carson Community Center. After Hall administered the oath of office,...

Filipino worker advocacy organization hosts free legal clinic

San Jose, California – The Pilipino Association of Workers and Immigrants-Silicon Valley (PAWIS-SV), in conjunction with the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center (KGACLC), the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California (FBANC), and Somos Mayfair , hosted a...

Aquino hikes subsistence allowance for AFP, PNP, other uniformed personnel

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III has approved higher daily subsistence allowances for the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police. Aquino’s spokesman, Secretary Edwin Lacierda on Monday confirmed that the President signed on Friday a...

DFA: Sabah not at issue in Note Verbale to KL on South China Sea

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The recent note verbale from the Philippines to Malaysia on the issue of the extended continental shelf (ECS) in the South China Sea is part of the two neighbors’ “friendly bilateral relations” and does not in any way include the Sabah...
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