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‘Our place
in Batangas’

A daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay was dragged into the controversy over a property in Batangas allegedly owned by her father after Instagram photos and comments she had posted indicated her family's…

Half-day work
in gov’t offices

Malacañang announced Thursday that it will be implementing a half-day work schedule in all government offices nationwide on Friday, October 31, 2014, in observance of the All Saints' Day and All Souls Day. …

Gilas PH dissolved;
Reyes out as coach

After a bittersweet past few months, the Gilas Pilipinas national team that finished second in the 2013 Fiba Asia Championship has been disbanded with its coach, Chot Reyes, relieved of his duties.…

Binay allies
‘gatecrash’ probe

Tension  arose at Thursday’s resumption of the Senate investigation into the controversial Makati City Hall 2 parking  building after two spokesmen of Vice  President Jejomar Binay came  uninvited and tried to speak at the hearing.…

11 main cemeteries
in Metro Manila

Visiting the dead is a Filipino tradition. In Metro Manila, hundreds of thousands are expected to flock to cemeteries to pay respect to their departed loved ones. …

Binay ownership
of property bared

A journalist, who interviewed Vice President Jejomar Binay in 2010, faced the Senate hearing on Thursday to present an audio recording of Binay saying that he owned the controversial property in Batangas province.…

Sueselbeck’s plea
to leave PH OK’d

The Bureau of Immigration has granted the voluntary deportation request of Marc Sueselbeck, the German fiancé of slain Filipino transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude. …

New evidence
on ‘Hacienda Binay’

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said new evidence would be presented at the Senate on Thursday to “erase doubts” about Vice President Jejomar Binay’s ownership of the controversial Sunchamp…

Tiu back in Makati
Building 2 probe

Chinese-Filipino businessman Antonio Tiu returned to the Senate on Thursday in its ongoing investigation into the allegedly overpriced Makati City Hall 2 parking building.…

UP prof files raps
vs Bulacan mayor

“My family is shaken by the brazenness of these men,” Inquirer publisher Raul Pangalangan said, shaking his head. …

Drilon sued
for plunder

“Malicious and baseless,” says Senate President Franklin Drilon, who was charged on Wednesday in the Office of the Ombudsman with plunder in connection with the allegedly overpriced P488-million Iloilo Convention Center financed with pork barrel funds from Congress and Malacañang.…

‘Makati funds used
to develop farm’

Funds and personnel of Makati City were used for the development of the 350-hectare agricultural estate in Rosario, Batangas, allegedly owned by the family of Vice President Jejomar Binay, through an employee of the city’s engineering department, according to former…

‘Reusable’ metal
coffin, anyone?

Want a dignified funeral for your dearly departed but can’t afford it? Consider renting a “reusable” coffin. …

12 more cops
in raid sacked

Twelve more members of the Southern Police District were relieved of their posts on Wednesday, two days after their unit commander, Supt. Erwin Emelo, was accused of raping a nightclub model from the Pasay City bar they earlier raided.…

Hungry families
surge to 4.8M

Some 4.8 million Filipino families said they experienced hunger in September, about 1.2 million families more than the previous quarter as hunger rose in all areas except in Mindanao, according to the latest Social Weather Stations report.…

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