Lawyer asks Comelec to cancel Grace Poe’s COC

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A lawyer on Friday filed a disqualification case before the Commission on Elections against Senator Grace Poe a day after the lawmaker filed her certificate of candidacy for president. Lawyer Estrella Elamparo, a former legal counsel of the Government Service...

Miriam Santiago files COC for president

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago on Friday afternoon filed her certificate of candidacy for president just a few hours shy of the 5 p.m. deadline. It was only on Tuesday that Santiago declared her intention to run for president, saying she was doing so after...

Gov’t spending to further accelerate: Budget chief

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The government’s spending on public infrastructures and other programs will further increase before the year end, according to the Department of Budget and Management (DBM). “While our measures to pick up disbursements have taken some time to bed in, we are now...

What Richard Gutierrez thinks of Sarah Lahbati’s sexy numbers

Despite her several well-received appearances on “ASAP,” there is one production number that Sarah Lahbati really wants to do on the ABS-CBN Sunday variety show During her Kapamilya Chat, which was uploaded on YouTube, Lahbati said she would love to share the stage with...

Gloria C. Rull: Asian Women Entrepreneurs’ ‘Rise of the Lotus Awardee’

The lotus flower has been associated with purity and beauty and its exquisiteness and symbolism with rebirth had made it one of the most meaningful emblems of achievement. The nonprofit Asian Women Entrepreneurs of Orange County (AWE) had aptly named its event recently at the...

Glad to be back

After being bedridden for almost 45 days due to a vertebral fracture, I am almost as normal as I used to be before my freak accident. I was also diagnosed as having spinal stenosis. To all my friends and family who cared for me when I was crippled, a million thanks to all of you....

Gabby to daughter KC: Listen to your heart, heed instinct

Gabby Concepcion has never been the type to intrude on her daughter KC Concepcion’s love life and he’s not about to change his stand. The subject was brought up at a recent press conference wherein Gabby was asked to comment on news that KC is back on the dating game months after...

AARP launches National Caregiving Awareness Campaign: Show Kindness to 40 Million Caregivers

Campaign will include a new AARP caregiving book, Random Acts of Kindness contest, caregiving fair, and a special AARP The Magazine report featuring an intimate look into ‘24 hours in the life of caregivers’ WASHINGTON, DC—November is National Family Caregivers Month and AARP is...

Trillanes to ease up on VP Binay in Senate probe for now

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV will no longer take on an active role in probing the corruption allegations against Vice President Jejomar Binay should the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee resume its investigation into the matter in the coming months. Trillanes said...

Estrada can’t replace Binay, Poe, says election lawyer

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada cannot be a substitute for both Senator Grace Poe and Vice President Jejomar Binay if both will be disqualified to run for President, election law expert Atty. Romulo Macalintal said in a statement Thursday. Binay has been ordered...
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