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Name names,
Lacson told

Name names and back it up with evidence, senators demanded Thursday. Disclosures by Justice Secretary Leila de Lima and Presidential Assistant Panfilo Lacson that Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged mastermind of the P10-billion pork barrel scam, has written affidavits implicating more…

Lacson is fronting
for Enrile, Reyes

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Thursday accused former Sen. Panfilo Lacson of being part of a “trinity of unholy conspirators” that was sowing disinformation in the pork barrel scam.…

US will defend
Japan vs China

Showing solidarity with Japan, US President Barack Obama on Thursday affirmed that the United States would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over disputed islands but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.…

First at Vatican
in 60 years

Pope John Paul II might have beatified more than a thousand martyrs and holy men and canonized almost 500 during his papacy but his canonization, along with that of Pope John XXIII on Sunday, will be only the first of…

Visiting the ‘palm
of the ocean’

It could be a tricky trip down the island village of Maniwaya to a favorite destination: the Palád sandbar. It could be a tricky trip down the island village of Maniwaya to a favorite destination: the Palád sandbar. …

Hong Kong victims
to get P115M

Money raised by Chinese-Filipino businessmen and businessmen in Hong Kong who have interests in the Philippines was used in the compensation package for the victims of the 2010 Manila hostage tragedy, a Manila councilman said on Thursday.…

Escudero ready
to defend self

Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero on Thursday said he is not worried with the “tell-all” testimony of alleged pork barrel mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles. …

Hair of John Paul II,
skin of John XXIII

Cebuanos need not travel to Rome to pay homage to two of the most influential popes of the 20th century. …

25 cops relieved
over drug links

At least 25 policemen, among them six senior police officials, were ordered relieved after their names appeared in a diagram linking them to the operations of syndicates involved in cybersex and illegal drug trade.…

Pacquiao must
try-out first in PBA

Even a boxing legend will still need his name to be called in the rookie draft if he wants to join Asia’s oldest pay-for-play basketball league. …

Kris’ ex-aide
New PAF chief

Major General Jeffrey Delgado, once Kris Aquino’s close in security and President Benigno Aquino III’s senior military assistant, has been named as the next Air Force chief.…

Drilon: I’m not on
Napoles’ list

After Janet Lim-Napoles bared the names of 12 senators, and many more in the House of Representatives who are involved in the Priority Development Assistance Fund scam, Senate President Franklin Drilon is unfazed with the dramatic development. …

Hong Kong accepts
PH apology

The Hong Kong government has finally accepted the apology of the Philippines over the 2010 Manila Hostage Crisis after Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada travelled there to apologize to the relatives of the victims. …

Napoles isn’t ‘pork’
scam mastermind

Detained businesswoman and pork barrel Queen Janet Lim-Napoles is ready to spill the beans to prove that “she is not the mastermind” of the multi-billion pork barrel scam, her legal counsel said Wednesday.…

Napoles bared all
vs 3 ‘pork’ senators

Justice Secretary Leila De Lima on Tuesday said the government has now a strong case against senators Juan Ponce Enrile, Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada and Ramon “Bong” Revilla regarding the P10-billion pork barrel scam.…


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