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Enrile suspended

The Sandiganbayan third division on Friday suspended from public office Senator Juan Ponce Enrile days as he faces plunder and graft charges over the pork barrel scam.

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Court orders
Napoles transfer

The Sandiganbayan third division on Friday ordered detained “pork” barrel scam suspect Janet Lim-Napoles to be transferred to a jail in Camp Bagong Diwa, from Fort Sto. Domingo in Laguna.

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Cabinet goes
all out for DAP

With a little help from Senate President Franklin Drilon and other administration senators, Cabinet officials on Thursday tried to convince the Senate finance committee that President Aquino was not “ill-advised” on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) and that the economic stimulus plan that the Supreme Court had struck down had a legal basis.

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Taiwan airline
sorry for crash

Taiwan's TransAsia Airways ran an apology on the front pages of five major newspapers Friday, pledging to shoulder the "utmost responsibility" after 48 people died when one of its planes crashed in stormy weather.

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NEAL H. CRUZ ‘AS I SEE IT’

The trouble with
impeaching Aquino

The trouble with impeaching President Aquino is that Vice President Jojo Binay would become president. His wife, Elenita, would become first lady. What a prospect! It would be as if Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos were back in Malacañang.

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Is time ripe
to amend Charter?

As President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address nears, the question has made itself relevant once more: Should the economic provisions of the 1987 Constitution be amended to make the local business environment more attractive to foreign investors?

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Plane wreckage
found in Mali

The wreckage of an Air Algerie plane missing since early Thursday with 116 people on board has been found in Mali near the Burkina Faso border, an army coordinator in Ouagadougou said.

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  • Neal H. Cruz The trouble with impeaching President Aquino

    The trouble with impeaching President Aquino is that Vice President Jojo Binay would become president. His wife, Elenita, would become first lady. What a prospect! It would be as if Ferdinand and Imel …

  • Rina Jimenez-David Gigi’s sorrows

    The sorrows that Gigi Reyes faces would seem, to some, as simply just punishment for her role in the “pork barrel scam.” She had served as chief of staff of Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile, one of the thre …

  • Asuncion David Maramba This time, beware of snowballing

    I will not talk of the legal grounds over which the “impeach the President” movers are scrambling. I am part of the vast majority of “nonlegalistic” persons: TV-watching, reading, understandin …

  • Guy Ledoux The EU and Asean: natural partners

    Daily headlines in Southeast Asia speak about the region’s impressive economic achievements. More and more they also focus on security tensions, including those in the South China Sea. …

  • Ramon Tulfo Latest bombshell vs Binays

    One and a half years before the 2016 presidential election, the political smear campaign against the leading presidential contender, Vice President Jojo Binay, has begun. …

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Zendesk opens PH Office

Zendesk, a Silicon Valley based software service solution company opened their offices on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. This was headed by Zendesk CEO and Founder Mikkel Svane (left) and Taguig City Economic Investment Officer Jorge Daniel Bocobo (right). CONTRIBUTED PHOTO   Zendesk, a Silicon Valley-based software-as-a-service company, had its official launch and office opening Thursday, July 24, 2014, headed by

PHLPost issues Mabini commemorative stamps

President Aquino receives Mabini commemorative stamps from PHLPost Postmaster General Josie Dela Cruz.         PHLPost has issued commemorative stamps celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Philippines hero Apolinario Mabini. Postmaster

All-American, all good at Marriott Hotel Manila

marriot1   The 4th of July has just ended. But with the fun and food that it brings, why celebrate it

Third time’s a charm; ‘Potted Potter’ returns to Manila

PP14_Poster Digital Ad_with copresenter (1) The unauthorized Harry experience returns to Manila for a week-long enchanted engagement   MANILA, Philippines – Magical things always happen

Tanghalang Ateneo’s ‘Middle Finger’ opens August 1

PEP-Richard Cunanan etc Tanghalang Ateneo, the longest-running theater company of the Loyola Schools of the Ateneo de Manila University, celebrates its 36th season

‘Pinocchio’ children’s musical opens on August 16

Ongoing rehearsals of “Pinocchio”. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/Oliver Usison         In celebration of its 22 years of producing well-loved musicals for children of all ages, Repertory