Daily Archives: 2 years ago

President Aquino breaks protocol to make Mary Jane stay

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima informed President Aquino and Cabinet members who were attending a regional leaders meeting in Malaysia about the surrender of Mary Jane’s alleged recruiter Maria Kristina Sergio hours prior to execution. Aquino then decided to make a final appeal for Mary Jane to stay. “The normal protocol is – to set […]

Daniel Padilla’s brother newest member of Star Music

ABS-CBN’s Star Music launched JC Padilla, younger brother of Teen King Daniel Padilla as their newest artist. JC is part of a compilation album of up and coming musicians in the country ‘OPM Fresh’. He is the son of Karla Estrada with Naldy Padilla, Orient Pearl band vocalist. In an interview with ABS-CBN, JC said […]

Laude family asking P200 million for death of Jeffrey

Laude family is asking for PhP200 million for the death of Filipino transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude from the camp of US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton. Jeffrey’s sister Marilou said the amount is still not enough but this will stand as warning for other American servicemen. According to Laude family, P100 million is for […]

Aquino to next President: How do you intend to defend national territory, sovereignty

Noting that “defending the national territory, upholding national sovereignty is a function of the President,” President Aquino said 2016 presidential candidates must answer the question “how do you intend to do this in light of this particular challenge?” It is a legitimate question for anyone who plans to hold the top position in government, Aquino […]

Australia Prime Minister withdraws ambassador to Indonesia: ‘This cannot be simply business as usual’

Amid international pressure to cancel executions, the Indonesian government pushed through with the executions of convicted drug traffickers except Mary Jane Veloso. “We ask Indonesia to reflect upon the impact on Indonesia’s position in the world and its international reputation. We support Indonesia’s efforts in obtaining clemency for its citizens abroad. Stopping this execution will […]