Fil-Am designer combines traditional PH fabrics, modern design
SAN FRANCISCO In celebration of the new section of the Department of Tourism at the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco, people were treated to a fashion show of modern Filipino attire.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
'Other presidents realigned savings'
All of President Aquino's predecessors, from his mother the late President Corazon Aquino to Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, realigned savings to augment appropriations in the national budget, a practice the Supreme Court has frowned upon.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Bong wants PNoy, Arroyo to testify for his defense
The camp of Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. wants the Sandiganbayan to subpoena President Benigno Aquino III and former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo for his defense in his plunder case.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Cayetano: DAP an honest mistake
SENATOR Alan Peter Cayetano on Tuesday came to the defense of Malacanang amid the recent decision of the Supreme Court declaring specific acts under the Disbursement Acceleration Program unconstitutional.
GMA wants to attend Bro. Mike's wedding anniversary
Former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is asking the Sandiganbayan to allow her to attend the 50th wedding anniversary of El Shaddai founder and leader Bro.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Palace factionalism at work in DAP
President Aquino's former chief legal counsel admitted that he knew nothing about the Disbursement Acceleration Program , which the Supreme Court recently declared as unconstitutional.
Bangsamoro in transition (4): Capacity building, capacity mobilization
On September 9, 1996, exactly a week after the Philippine government and the Moro National Liberation Front signed the Final Peace Agreement , MNLF founding chair Nur Misuari, backed up by the administration party and running unopposed because then President Fidel Ramos ordered his rival candidate to withdraw, was elected governor of the Autonomous ... (more)
One midwife for each village in Phl pushed
PHILIPPINE lawmakers on Sunday said they want to increase access to health care services especially for the underprivileged by mandating the appointment of a midwife for each barangay in the country.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Party-list group asked to support impeach rap vs Aquino
A PROMINENT lawyer asked Friday a militant party-list group in Congress to endorse an impeachment complaint against President Benigno Aquino III over the Disbursement Acceleration Program , which has been declared partially unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
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Bagong Alyansang Makabayan's secretary general Renato Reyes squashed the Palace's invocation of good faith in implementing the unconstitutional Disbursement Acceleration Program , pointing to a bill filed by then Senator Benigno Aquino III seeking to curb former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's powers to impound the budget.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
PH President Aquino: Bursting the bubble
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III not only failed to live up to expectations when he ran and won on an anti-corruption platform in 2010.
Pe a: It's time for tree planting
RAINY season is the best time for tree planting. Seedlings require less maintenance.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Lim Kit Siang
No way Malaysia can catapult to "top 10 or 12" of Transparency...
No way Malaysia can catapult to "top 10 or 12" of Transparency International CPI without catching any "big fishes" like what is happening in France, Indonesia, Philippines and China Anti-Corruption agencies in France, China, Indonesia and Philippines created shock waves in their countries in the past 48 hours when they caught "big fishes" and took ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Arroyo files petition for bail in PCSO plunder case
The camp of suspended Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo filed before the Sandiganbayan First Division a petition for bail in connection with the plunder case she is facing over the alleged misuse of Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office funds.
Arroyo suspended for 90 days over graft case
The Sandiganbayan fourth division suspended for 90 days on Tuesday former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as representative of Pampanga's second district over graft charges in connection with the NBN-ZTE deal.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Still a lot to do in last 2 years of PNoy - Palace
MANILA President Benigno Aquino III has a lot to do in the last two years of his administration, his spokesman said.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Lapid registers as Angeles City voter
Senator Lito Lapid on Thursday transferred his voter's registration here where he allegedly will seek the mayoral post, or run as district representative in the 2016 elections.
Palace deplores heckling vs PNoy
Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said the President always makes it a point to be accessible to the people and one of them is through events such as the one in Iloilo.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
CCP respects PNoy's decision on Nora Aunor
MANILA The Cultural Center of the Philippines on Thursday said it respects President Benigno Aquino III's decision on the country's new National Artists, which did not include veteran actress Nora Aunor.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Suspect in brutal Maguindanao massacre slain by police
Health workers prepares recovered bodies of massacre victims in Ampatuan town, Maguindanao, southern Philippines on November 25, 2009.