by WENDELL VIGILIA on April 21, 2017 397 View(s) 0 Comment(s)
REP. Gloria Arroyo (Lakas-CMD, Pampanga) yesterday sought to put rest rumors that she is preparing to challenge the post of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez who removed her as deputy speaker for Central Luzon last month for voting against the death penalty bill.
by PETER J. G. TABINGO on April 21, 2017 415 View(s) 0 Comment(s)
NEARLY 30 years after the filing of Civil Case no. 0033, the original coconut levy lawsuit, in July 1987, the Sandiganbayan ruled with finality that former Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile was included in case by, er… uhmm… an unfortunate mistake.
by PETER TABINGO on April 21, 2017 353 View(s) 0 Comment(s)
FORMER Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr., along with 10 other city officials and a private contractor, will stand trial for criminal charges in connection with alleged anomalies in the award of Phases 4 and 5 of the Makati City Hall Parking Building project from 2011 to 2013 totaling P790.925 million.
SYDNEY. —Australia plans to raise the bar for handing out citizenships by lengthening the waiting period, adding a new “Australian values” test and raising the standard for English language as part of a shake up of its immigration program.
THE northbound leg of the South Luzon Expressway’s Alabang Exit yesterday remained closed to motorists as authorities have yet to erect the transmission tower of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) after a fire destroyed its base last Wednesday.
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