Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Duterte-Santiago 2016 tandem now more likely with PDP-Laban

Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) considers Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as the top contender for the party’s standard bearer. During the party’s 33rd anniversary celebration Saturday, PDP-Laban President Senator Aquilino Pimentel III said Duterte’s support within the membership of the party is strong and also has solid support from Visayas and Mindanao, however, […]

Moro Islamic Liberation Front won’t surrender fighters, insists self-defense

“If you look at the ceasefire agreement of the government and the MILF, what it says there, any breach of discipline on the side of the government, the government will discipline their forces,” Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief peace negotiator Mohagher Iqbal in an interview with GMA News TV’s State of the Nation hosted by […]

SAF firearms returned by Moro rebels are ‘kinatay’

A senior government security official said firearms returned by Moro Islamic Liberation Front were tampered and their original parts were replaced, Philstar.com reports. Among the parts replaced were bolt and trigger mechanism, firing pin and spring. Among the removed parts were optical sights, laser designators, aiming device at tactical lights. One 84th SAF company trooper […]

Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather May 2 fight confirmed

The long wait is over. Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather’s May 2 fight is finally on. Mayweather announced the big news on his social networking site account Friday (Saturday Manila time). “I am glad my decision to meet with Manny and discuss making this fight happen helped get the deal done,” Mayweather said, referring to […]