Supporters push for Poe candidacy

Drilon scolds LP congressman for meddling in Senate affairs MANILA, Aug 20 (Mabuhay) – Various groups and individuals pushing Senator Grace Poe to run for higher office in the 2016 elections gathered during the commemoration of Fernando Poe Jr.’s 76th birthday, many of them...

Most Filipinos have no savings – study

MANILA, Aug 20 (Mabuhay) – Most Filipinos live from paycheck to paycheck, and when tragedy strikes like an illness or an accident, they have no funds to fall back on. The National Baseline Survey on Financial Inclusion by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) revealed that only 4...

Only Trillanes is enjoying Senate probe: Binay camp

MANILA, Aug 20 (Mabuhay) – It’s an anniversary marked not with an exchange of gifts, but with a trade of sharp words. As the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee marked the first year of its probe into corruption allegations against Vice President Jejomar Binay, one of his...

Over 900 ‘ghost’ senior citizens in Makati, says exec

MANILA, Aug 20 (Mabuhay) – An official working for Makati City acting mayor Romulo Peña on Thursday said more than 900 senior citizens receiving benefits from the city government could not be found in their addresses. Makati Action Center chief Arthur Cruto said the findings are...

Supporters push for Poe candidacy

Trillanes and his Magdalo group to support the adoptive daughter of FPJ MANILA, Aug 20 (Mabuhay) – Various groups and individuals pushing Senator Grace Poe to run for higher office in the 2016 elections gathered during the commemoration of Fernando Poe Jr.’s 76th birthday, many...

Mikael confident about Megan

Mikael Daez is doing lead roles in the soaps he does with ka-love team Andrea Torres. Why did he agree to play support now to Dennis Trillo and Jennylyn Mercado in “My Faithful Husband”? “The truth is I’m just happy they offered this project to me,” he says. “Kasi I’ve never...

NPC member Sotto says better for Grace Poe to run as independent

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Acting Minority Leader Vicente Sotto III on Wednesday urged Senator Grace Poe to run as an independent candidate in 2016 to honor the memory of his father, the late Fernando Poe Jr. “On Fernando Poe Jr.’s birthday, honor his memory by running as an...

Trillanes admits hiring brother as consultant

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Antonio Trillanes admitted Wednesday that his brother is one of his consultants, but denied that his sibling is getting exorbitant salary. “Yes, he’s one of my consultants. I designate him as my representative during confidential meetings,” he...

VP Binay tells critics: I’m only human, I get hurt too

MANILA (Mabuhay) — “I’m also human,” said Vice President Jejomar Binay amid continued attacks against him. Binay made the remark in a radio interview Tuesday when he was likened to a mango tree, who is being hit for bearing fruits. “Pag ka ganyan ayaw ko na maging puno (If...

Trillanes: Magdalo Group to support Grace Poe in 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said Wednesday that the Magdalo Group will support the presidential bid of Senator Grace Poe if ever she decides to run for the post in 2016. “If Sen. Grace Poe runs for president, our Magdalo Group would support her,”...
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