Friday, July 03, 2015
  • Ferry sinks, 38 die

    Ferry sinks, 38 die

    Cebu-bound boat capsizes 200 meters from Ormoc

    AT least 38 people died and 19 passengers were missing after an outrigger capsized 200 meters away from the Port of Ormoc past noon Thursday. Initial reports said the victims were among the 173 passengers of Kim Nirvana-B, a motorized banca bound for Pilar, Camotes, Cebu when it capsized at about 12:50 p.m.,...
  • Binay steps down

    Binay steps down

    ‘I cannot allow more to get hurt,’ mayor says

    MAKATI City Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. vacated his post  Wednesday  to serve the six-month preventive suspension order against him in connection with the alleged irregularities in the construction of Makati Science High School. Binay said he vacated his post to avoid further disruption and other...
  • Suspension  crisis shuts  Makati City

    Suspension crisis shuts Makati...

    WORK in local courts and government offices in Makati City was suspended Tuesday after violence erupted in front of city hall as supporters of Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. tried to stop the authorities from serving a suspension order against the mayor. The supporters threw plastic chairs at anti-riot...
  • Tension grips Makati anew

    Tension grips Makati anew

    MORE than 200 riot police were deployed near the Makati City Hall Monday after the Office of the Ombudsman issued a new suspension order against Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. in connection with the alleged overpricing of the Makati Science High School Building. The presence of riot police and some 600 Binay...
  • PNoy allies pressure  Binay backers to quit

    PNoy allies pressure Binay backers...

    ALLIES of President Benigno Aquino III have begun weeding out supporters of Vice President Jejomar Binay from the ruling Liberal Party and are demanding that the opposition United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) remove itself from the majority coalition in the House of Representatives. The Palace also wants...

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