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Aquino impeach
raps junked

The House of Representatives justice committee on Tuesday found insufficient in substance the three impeachment raps lodged against President Benigno Aquino III.…

De Lima: Naia 3
one of 4 targets

Justice Secretary Leila De Lima disclosed on Tuesday that the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 was one of four targets by a group that was also planning to attack business establishments allegedly owned or operated by the Chinese in…

Suspected car
bombers face raps

The arrested suspects in the foiled car bombing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Monday will be charged with illegal possession of explosives and conspiracy to commit terrorism. …


It was potentially explosive. It trotted out an explosive witness, one who knew whereof he spoke, having been party to the crime and willing to own up to it. It had an explosive target, who was nothing less than the…

Mark Gil’s kids
remember him

Actors Gabby Eigenmann, Andi Eigenmann, and Maxene Eigenmann penned their heartfelt messages to their father, the late Mark Gil, through their social media accounts. …

How Nancy Binay
sees ‘world-class’

How would one describe world-class? Senator Nancy Binay on Monday found a way to deal with criticism that the pricey Makati City Hall parking building her father Jejomar built does not deserve to be called world-class. …

Flights to Tacloban
airport suspended

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines is suspending all flights to the Tacloban airport, the main gateway to Leyte province, starting on Wednesday, to repair “fast developing potholes” on the runway that airline operators said could damage their planes…

Gov’t to sue
MRT 3 operator

The government is suing Metro Rail Transit Corp. for breach of obligation and is asking Congress for a P53-billion budget to take over MRT 3 to improve its service, transport officials said on Monday.…

Salceda to SC: ban
common terminal

Albay Gov. Joey Salceda asked the Supreme Court on Monday to stop national government agencies from preventing the entry of passenger buses from the Bicol region into Metro Manila and restricting them to a common terminal in Muntinlupa City. …

Lani unfriends
Abigail on FB

The latest casualty in the raging war between the Binays and Cayetanos is the deep friendship between a daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay and the wife of Senator Alan Peter Cayetano.…

Actor Mark Gil
passes away

Actor Mark Gil, Raphael John De Mesa Eigenmann in real life, passed away on Monday morning, the actor’s manager, June Rufino, confirmed. …

Senate enforces
Enrile suspension

The Senate on Monday implemented the 90-day preventive suspension order of the Sandiganbayan against detained Senator Juan Ponce Enrile, who has been charged with plunder in connection with the pork barrel scam.…

PH troops pull
‘greatest escape’

Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights after a seven-hour gunbattle with Syrian rebels, Philippine officials said Sunday. Al-Qaida-linked insurgents still hold captive 44 Fijian troops.…

Palace execs take
on ‘MRT challenge’

They heard your call and are taking up the challenge. Government officials are braving long lines and cramped spaces to prove that they understand the situation of ordinary Filipino commuters.…

What’s behind
MRT-3’s problems

I’m sorry to say that the problems of the MRT-3 cannot be solved by government VIPs, including Transportation Secretary Joseph Abaya and Sen. Grace Poe riding the train to see how commuters suffer before and during the trips. (They suffer…


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