Enrile has dengue, daughter says

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile was rushed to the hospital early Wednesday morning due to dengue. Katrina Ponce Enrile, who is now in the United States, said her father was brought to the Makati Medical Center past midnight. “He has...

Palace condoles with Arroyo over brother’s death

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang extended its condolences to former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo over the death of her elder brother, Arturo dela Rosa Macapagal. In a statement, Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. noted Arturo’s achievements...

Arroyo allowed to visit cancer-stricken brother

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division has allowed former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to visit her ailing half-brother. The anti-graft court allowed Arroyo to visit cancer-stricken Arturo dela Rosa Macapagal at the Makati Medical...

Enrile back at PNP General Hospital

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile is back at the PNP General Hospital in Camp Crame after nearly a month of confinement at the Makati Medical Center (MMC). In a text message, Chief Inspector Dr. Raymond Santos, officer-in-charge of the PNP General Hospital, said Enrile...

Sandiganbayan wants report on Enrile’s health

MANILA, Mar 10 (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan Third Division has tasked the Makati Medical Center (MMC) to submit the latest medical bulletin of Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile by Friday. In a resolution issued March 6 but made public only on Tuesday, the anti-graft court...

Enrile rejects house arrest

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Detained Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile is rejecting calls that he be placed under house arrest, saying he is ready to fight his accusers and prove his innocence in the multibillion-peso pork barrel scam. Enrile’s son, former congressman Jack Enrile, said his father is...

Drilon, Belmonte don’t object to JPE house arrest

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Both leaders of the Senate and House of Representatives are posing no objection to the call that detained Senator Juan Ponce Enrile be placed under house arrest. Senate President Franklin Drilon did not express objection to the proposal, but noted that it is...

2 minority solons push for Enrile house arrest

MANILA, Feb 27 (Mabuhay) — Two minority congressmen are seeking house arrest for detained Senator Juan Ponce Enrile. House minority leader Ronaldo Zamora and Congressman Rodito Albano are filing a resolution urging the anti-graft court to grant the former Senate President...

Jack Enrile saw Jinggoy in dad’s party, but not Bong

MANILA, Feb 27 (Mabuhay) — Former congressman Jack Enrile on Friday confirmed that Senator Jinggoy Estrada visited his father during the 91-year-old senator’s birthday celebration at the Philippine National Police (PNP) General Hospital last Feburary 14. He, however,...

FVR says Enrile sick, in isolation since Wednesday

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile had been isolation since Wednesday after he suffered from an infection, former President Fidel V. Ramos told reporters Thursday. “Kahapon pa may infection, naka-isolate,” Ramos said when asked about Enrile’s condition....
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