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October 09, 2015, Friday
  • The 5-day period for filing of the Certificates of Candidacy (COC) begins on Monday Oct. 12. 3 hours ago |
  • Comelec conducts a demonstration on how to properly file the Certificates of Candidacy (COC). 3 hours ago |
  • Fmr. SAF Chief Getulio Napenas laments no one is being charged for the death of 9 SAF commandos who attacked Marwan’s hut. 3 hours ago |
  • Ayala Bridge in Manila to be closed to motorists at 10 pm Friday. 3 hours ago |
  • Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista eyes a third term. 3 hours ago |
  • Jueteng whistleblower Sandra Cam wants to run for a senate seat. 3 hours ago |
  • OFW Party-list Rep. Seneres says he has a vice-presidential bet & a complete senatorial line-up. 3 hours ago |
  • OFW Party-list Rep. Roy Seneres hopes he won’t be seen as a nuisance candidate after he announced his pres’l bid. 3 hours ago |
  • 3 inmates bolt prison in Tabaco, Albay. 3 hours ago |
  • 9 inmates die in fire that broke out in Abuyog, Southern Leyte prison. 3 hours ago |
  • About 60 members from PH & U.S. Marine Corps take part in an amphibious landing exercise in Ternate, Cavite. 4 hours ago |
  • Sen. Honasan absent in Cebu City event where Binay announced the senator’s bid for the vice presidency. 4 hours ago |
  • Binay announced the ‘Binay-Honasan’ tandem at UNA’s political event in Cebu City. 4 hours ago |
  • Binay announces Sen. Gringo Honasan is his running mate in the 2016 elections. 4 hours ago |
  • Fire out declared at UST’s Quadricentennial Pavilion at 10:30 am on Friday. 4 hours ago |
  • Fire hits University of Santo Tomas’ new multi-purpose gymnasium ‘Quadricentennial Pavilion’ on Friday morning. 5 hours ago |
  • Body of man involved in Thursday’s hostage-taking in Manila has yet to be identified and claimed. 5 hours ago |
  • De Lima took her oath as LP member at Balay headquarters in Cubao, Quezon City. 5 hours ago |
  • Justice Sec. Leila de Lima takes oath as Liberal Party member. 5 hours ago |
  • 5 towns in Maguindanao declared as areas of concern for this coming election period. 5 hours ago |
  • 5 suspected carnappers killed in an encounter with police in Payatas Road, Quezon City. 6 hours ago |
  • Police detective shoots dead a hostage-taker who took control of a bus along Taft Ave. corner Pedro Gil in Manila. 23 hours ago |
  • Coloma says Pres. Aquino cannot yet certify as urgent the proposed BBL since it is still in the period of interpellation. 23 hours ago |
  • Arroyo to file her COC next week as she intends to run for 3rd & final term in Pampanga’s 2nd district. 23 hours ago |
  • Sen. Angara says both Senate & House are trying to find a ‘win-win solution’ for bill seeking to lower income tax. 23 hours ago |
  • Arroyo asks Sandiganbayan for permission to avail of some medical procedures in St. Luke’s QC from Oct. 21 to 22. 23 hours ago |
  • Rep. Arroyo asks Sandiganbayan to allow her to go through some medical tests not available at VMMC. 23 hours ago |
  • UN: GMA jailing flouts int’l law

    UN: GMA jailing flouts int’l...

    A UNITED Nations panel has ruled that the Philippine government violated international law and deprived former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo of her human rights by her continued detention, which it described as arbitrary, illegal and politically motivated. The UN Working Committee on...
  • Tolentino resigns, ends bid for senate

    Tolentino resigns, ends bid for...

    METRO Manila Development Authority Chairman Francis Tolentino announced his resignation  Wednesday, few days after he came under fire for doing nothing to stop a female dance group from simulating sex acts on stage after a Liberal Party event in Laguna. He also asked the Liberal Party to drop his name...
  • Awash in money

    Awash in money

    Bailiwicks of Aquino, Roxas get big budgets

    THE bulk of the P44 billion in Bottom-up-Budgeting or BuB funds has been allotted to traditional bailiwicks of President Benigno Aquino III and the ruling Liberal Party’s standard bearer Manuel Roxas II, such as Central Luzon, Panay and Cebu, Kabataan Rep. Terry Ridon said  Tuesday. “A closer...
  • Bongbong for VP

    Bongbong for VP

    Marcos nixes teamup with Binay, will join Duterte

    SENATOR Ferdinand Marcos Jr. declared Monday he will run for vice president in 2016 and will support Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte if he decides to run for President. In a statement posted on his website, Marcos also ruled out a team-up with presidential aspirant Vice President Jejomar Binay because of...
  • Charges eyed vs MMDA chairman

    Charges eyed vs MMDA chairman

    THE women’s rights group Gabriela said Sunday it is considering filing charges against Metro Manila Development Authority chairman Francis Tolentino and Laguna Rep. Benjamin Agarao over a lewd dance performance last week at the congressman’s 58th birthday party following a Liberal Party oathtaking...

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