Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Senate orders arrest of Mayor Binay, five others

The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee, chaired by Senator TG Guingona III, cites Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. and five other officials in contempt. The Senate sergeant-at-arms was ordered to arrest and serve their detention order. Among the individuals cited in contempt were Eduviges “Ebeng” Baloloy, Marjorie De Veyra, Atty. Eleno M. Mendoza, Engr. […]

Senator Marcos suspends hearings related to passage of Bangsamoro Basic Law

“I decided to suspend indefinitely all discussions and hearings related to the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law until this is clarified,” says Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., chair of the Senate committee on local government. “We cannot, in conscience, proceed with these hearings while a cloud of serious doubt hangs over the security situation […]

50 members of PNP elite force estimated dead

Philippine National Police Director for the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Senior Superintendent Noel Armilla estimates that at least 50 members of PNP-Special Action Force died in an encounter with Moro Islamic Liberation Front armed units in Tukalinapao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao. Reports say members of the PNP elite force were deployed in the said area to […]

AFP receives 23 Humvee ambulances

The Armed Forces of the Philippines receives 23 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV) Ambulances also known as Humvee. AFP Chief-of-Staff General Gregorio Pio P. Catapang Jr. will formally accept these vehicles today at AFP Headquarters. These Humvee ambulances will be used by Philippine Army as part of its Forward Health Service Support System Requirement. […]

63rd Miss Universe live updates

Eighty-eight lovely ladies from their respective countries are vying for Miss Universe crown. Miss Universe 2014 Gabriela Isler from Venezuela will turn over the crown to her successor today, January 25 at the FIU Arena in Miami Florida, USA. Part of the panel of judges of 63rd Miss Universe pageant are Kristin Cavallari, William Levy, […]