Mike Arroyo blasts Aquino: What a liar

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo lashed out at President Aquino on Tuesday, saying the Chief Executive lied about his accomplishments on solving problems in the education sector. “Grabe, what a liar about textbooks and classrooms,” he said, a day after...

LP solon: Aquino to officially endorse Roxas ‘before week’s end’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A Liberal Party (LP) stalwart said on Tuesday that President Benigno Aquino III will officially announce the candidacy of the Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II before the week ends. This was revealed by LP chairman for political affairs and Caloocan Rep....

NBI says Iglesia ni Cristo ‘abduction’ case closed

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Monday said it has already “closed” its investigation on the alleged abduction of ministers of Iglesia ni Cristo. Manuel Eduarte, chief of the NBI Anti-Organized Transnational Crime Division, said the bureau decided...

VP Binay on PNoy SONA: Wow na wow

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Vice President Jejomar Binay is not affected by the potshots supposedly aimed at him by President Benigno Aquino III during the latter’s final State of the Nation Address (SONA). In an interview at the opening of the Security Congress APAC 2015 at...

Ex-Pasugo editor slapped with libel complaint for anti-Iglesia rant

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Isaias Samson Jr., former editor of “Pasugo,” the official publication of the Iglesia ni Cristo, is facing a libel complaint, following his expulsion from the church. The Quezon City Prosecutor’s Office said the complaint was filed last Friday. It is set for...

Aquino: Govt to fund K-to-12 program’s full implementation in 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday vowed to fund the full implementation of his flagship education reform effort, the K-to-12 program, next year. In his final State of the Nation Address (SONA), Aquino said the proposed 2016 budget already has funds for...

Aquino: PhilHealth now has 89.4M beneficiaries

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday boasted that some 89.4 million Filipinos can now avail of free health assistance coverage through the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth). “Sa PhilHealth dumating tayo na 47 million lang ang benepisyaryo. Halos...

Is Paulo Avelino dating Bea Alonzo?

Actor Paulo Avelino finally broke his silence on rumors linking him to actress Bea Alonzo, his co-star in the 2014 soap “Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon.” The actor denied that he is courting Alonzo, amid reports that her relationship with actor Zanjoe Marudo is on the rocks. “Me and...

Gladys Reyes speaks up about INC issue

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Gladys Reyes, who is a member of the Iglesia ni Cristo, took to Instagram to share her thoughts about the controversy the religious group is currently facing. The actress said it took her a while to speak about the matter because she has been busy taping for...