Morato to be arraigned this week on poll case »

Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Chair Manuel Morato is set to be arraigned this week by a Quezon City court on the electioneering charges against him.

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3 senior citizens, 2 others share P16M pot »

pcso Three senior citizens and two other bettors on Thursday claimed their share of the P16-million jackpot in the Aug. 16 6/49 SuperLotto draw.

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‘Sleepless nights’ for P3M lotto winner »

Suddenly, she can practically afford everything but a good sleep. Such was the case of a 38-year-old housewife from Isabela province who won the jackpot in the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) 6/42 lotto draw on Aug. 11.

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Smart lotto winner uses ‘delaying tactic’ »

A 51-year-old welder from Tondo, Manila, took his sweet time to get half of the P8.2-million jackpot in the July 23 MegaLotto 6/45 draw.

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Vacationer hits lotto jackpot in Cebu »

A ‘habal-habal’ driver vacationing in Cebu hit the P4.5 million jackpot in a Super Lotto 6/45 draw held in July.

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Lotto bettor owes luck to hometown chapel »

The winning numbers came from a chapel, and to the chapel part of the winnings will go. A national government employee working in Manila took home on Friday more than P72 million in winnings from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office headquarters in Pasay City.

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Magsaysay proposes a new flood-free site, no dress-code policy for PCSO »

PCSO chairperson Margarita Juico: Not bonuses. FILE PHOTO Zambales Representative Milagros "Mitos" Magsaysay, a member of the minority bloc, wants the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office out of flood-prone Roxas Boulevard.

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PCSO, Pagcor heads invited not to be scrutinized, says Abaya »

Cavite Representative Joseph Emilio Abaya. Photo from As the committee level deliberations on the proposed P2.006-trillion national budget for 2013 resumed Thursday morning at the House of Representatives, committee on appropriations chair, Cavite Representative Joseph Emilio Abaya, clarified that Pagcor and PCSO officials were invited not to be scrutinized for their budget as they were GOCCS outside the jurisdiction of the committee.

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Plunder case filed by Ombudsman vs Arroyo didn’t follow due process–Lambino »

Atty. Raul Lambino. INQUIRER/RAFFY LERMA The government was again rushing to get a former president and not Pampanga representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo through the plunder case filed by the Ombudsman before the Sandiganbayan, Arroyo's legal counsel said Thursday.

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