CJ Sereno: Jardeleza’s ‘shark, bullies’ jab not important enough for comment

MANILA, July 2 (Mabuhay) – For Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, criticisms hurled against her by Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza during a speech at the University of the Philippines (UP) last Monday are not important enough to warrant a comment from her. Sereno was...

Binay did not promise they would not steal from gov’t – Chiz

MANILA, July 2 (Mabuhay) – Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero found something lacking from Vice President Jejomar Binay’s speech where he attacked the Aquino government: He never promised that he would not steal public funds. “Sa dami ng sinabi nya. Wala syang sinabi na hindi sya o...

Amnesty offered to overstaying Filipinos in Bahrain – DFA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Filipinos who have overstayed or are considered runaway cases in Bahrain may avail of the general amnesty offered by the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) for illegal foreign workers starting July 1, Wednesday. According to Department of Foreign Affairs...

Makati Mayor Junjun Binay temporarily leaves post

MANILA, July 1 (Mabuhay) — Makati Mayor Junjun Binay on Wednesday temporarily stepped down from office pursuant to the six-month preventive suspension order issued by the Office of the Ombudsman earlier this week. In a statement read before his supporters at the Makati City...

Junjun fails to secure CA TRO

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, who faces suspension anew for alleged irregularities in the construction of a ten-storey building in Makati Science High School, failed to secure an ex-parte temporary restraining order (TRO) or writ of preliminary injunction...

Prosecution to Gloria Arroyo: Stop abusing the court’s compassion

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Government prosecutors have once again expressed their “vehement opposition” to the motion of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to be placed under house arrest, saying the incumbent Pampanga lawmaker should stop using her health condition ...

Senate to gather documents in city hall vs. Binays — Trillanes

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Makati Mayor Junjun Binay’s decision to temporarily leave city hall and abide by the six-month preventive suspension of the Ombudsman will allow the Senate to gather more proof in connection with the corruption allegations his family is facing,...

Disgraced PHL police officers and brother masons

Families of the slain 44 members of the Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police (PNP) were able to receive some semblance of justice from the Aquino administration, following the dismissal recently of resigned police chief Alan Purisima from the service. It...

30 Fil-Ams vie for prestigious Miss Philippines USA 2015 title

Glendale, CA – Miss Philippines USA is the premier Fil-Am pageant with a mission of developing the finest ambassadors of goodwill and promoting the beauty of the Filipino women, will showcase 30 beautiful Fil-Am women in a spectacular one-of-a-kind event on July 12th at the Alex...

Queen Maxima of the Netherlands pays courtesy call on President Aquino

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III welcomed Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands during a courtesy call in Malacañang Palace on Tuesday morning. Queen Maxima, who is also the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Advocate (UNSGSA) for Inclusive...
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