Monday, May 04, 2015
  • Soldiers kill bomb maker Usman

    Soldiers kill bomb maker Usman

    BOMB MAKER Basit Usman was killed when his group encountered fighters of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front before noon Sunday in Guindolongan town in Maguindanao, an official said. “Yes, Usman is dead, It’s confirmed,” said the high-ranking intelligence officer who asked not be named because...
  • Arum says you'll see the best Pacquiao ever

    Arum says you'll see the best...

    TOP Rank promoter Bob Arum believes fights fans will see the best Manny Pacquiao ever even as he joined his prized possession and celebrated trainer Freddie Roach in expressing supreme confidence so much so that they don’t see any escape for undefeated pound for pound No.1 Floyd Mayweather Jr. A...
  • Veloso’s family accuses  PNoy of credit-grabbing

    Veloso’s family accuses PNoy...

    THE family of Mary Jane Veloso, returning from Indonesia Friday, slammed the Aquino administration for grabbing the credit for saving her from execution on drug charges, saying it was an Indonesian workers group that convinced Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo to grant a stay of execution....
  • Jakarta: Advocates saved her

    Jakarta: Advocates saved her

    THE Indonesian government confirmed Thursday that it was a meeting with a local human rights group that swayed President Joko Widodo to grant a last-minute stay of execution to Filipino maid Mary Jane Veloso, who was scheduled to be executed Wednesday. “The decision to delay the death penalty was taken...
  • PNoy saved  Mary Jane,  palace says

    PNoy saved Mary Jane, palace says

    THE Palace took credit Wednesday for obtaining a stay of execution for convicted drug trafficker Mary Jane Veloso, who was spared the firing squad at the lat minute. “The initiative at that time became a minute-by-minute game because we knew that the 72 hours expired at 7 o’clock (Tuesday evening,...

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