September 21, 2018
AMID monitored moves by forces opposed to the Duterte administration, all geared at polarizing the nation and attracting support for their cause, the Philippine National Police yesterday went on high alert ready to keep peace and order amid planned protests by Left-led groups in today’s 46th anniversary of the Martial Law declared by former President Ferdinand Marcos in 1972.
September 21, 2018
Malacañang assured that the mayors who were “missing in action” in their respective cities and towns during the onslaught of typhoon “Ompong” will be given “due process” as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) launched an investigation on their absence.
September 21, 2018
SPEAKER Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday backed the total prohibition of open-pit mining to prevent the further degradation of mountains and waterways.
September 21, 2018
EVEN an opposition solon who’s a stalwart of the Liberal Party lauded former President now Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo for exposing the alleged “insertions” in the 2019 proposed national budget.
September 21, 2018
THIS will be a long week for legislators, as the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations has released a schedule of sponsorship and floor deliberations that indicate the House will be conducting sessions until Friday in order to finish discussions on the P3.757 trillion 2019 national budget.
September 21, 2018
SPEAKER Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is keeping her promise to support the legislative agenda of President Rodrigo Duterte, including the ban on open pit mining.
September 21, 2018
THE fingerpointing should stop now before we add more misery to the tragedy which befell our people in the aftermath of that super howler “Ompong”.
September 21, 2018
PHILIPPINE National Police chief, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday said the recent killing of a so-called ‘Ninja Cop’ in a gunbattle with undercover officers in Koronadal City, South Cotabato should serve as another stern warning to the remaining misfits and scalawags in uniform to mend their ways or end up six feet underground should they refuse to fight it out with their colleagues.
September 20, 2018
THE House leadership assured the Senate, particularly Senator Panfilo Lacson, that the 2019 proposed national budget is now pork-free.
September 20, 2018
DUE to delayed and canceled projects in 2017, the Philippine government is forced to pay P230.17 million in penalties to foreign lenders.