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Philippines bans some foreign journalists over APEC Bali incident

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines said Saturday it had banned certain foreign journalists from the country over an incident last year, when President Benigno Aquino was taunted by a group of Hong Kong reporters during a visit to Indonesia.Full article

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De Lima, bibisita sa Maguindano massacre site

As of 11/22/2014 9:13 PM
Bukas ay ika-limang taon na ng karumal-dumal na Maguindanao Massacre at iisa ang dasal ng mga kaanak ng biktima, makamit sana nila ang hustisya. Full article

PNoy to choose best replacements for Comelec execs

As of 11/22/2014 3:17 PM
MANILA - Malacañang on Saturday assured that President Benigno Aquino III will consider the best interests of the Commission on Elections when he chooses the replacements for Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes and two other commissioners who will retire next year. Full article

Palace: Gov't doing its best in massacre case

As of 11/22/2014 2:21 PM
MANILA - Malacañang on Saturday said the government is doing its best to push the interest of the state in the Maguindanao massacre case. Full article

Free wi-fi project gets P3-B budget

As of 11/22/2014 11:38 AM
MANILA, Philippines - The Senate has approved an increase in the budget of the Public Wi-Fi Program of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) from P338 million to P3 billion for 2015 in order to set up more wi-fi hotspots in the country. Full article

Mercado admits owning resort in Palawan

As of 11/22/2014 10:30 AM
MANILA, Philippines - Former Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado is in the United States with the knowledge of the Senate and the Department of Justice (DOJ), ostensibly to settle family matters. Full article

Mar to accept PNoy's choice

As of 11/22/2014 9:42 AM
BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – The ruling Liberal Party (LP)’s “sentimental” choice for standard-bearer in 2016 is willing to stay out of the race if President Aquino’s choice would turn out to be somebody else. Full article

Binay welcomes support from all for 2016 presidential bid

As of 11/22/2014 9:34 AM
MANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay welcomes support from members of other political parties, including the ruling Liberal Party (LP), for his presidential bid in 2016. Full article

Ex-vice mayor hinamon ng debate si Vice Binay

As of 11/21/2014 10:59 PM
Hindi na tatapusin ni dating Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado ang kanyang bakasyon sa Amerika kung kakagatin ni Vice President Jejomar Binay ang hamon niyang debate. Full article

Napoles, naiyak sa pagdinig sa Sandiganbayan

As of 11/21/2014 10:55 PM
Umiiyak na ipinagtanggol ni Janet Lim Napoles ang na-dismiss na Sandiganbayan Justice Gregory Ong. Nabanggit kasi ng isang whistleblower na si Ong ang kontak ni Napoles sa Sandiganbayan. Full article

Palace: No blacklist of HK journalists for 2015 APEC

As of 11/21/2014 8:43 PM
MANILA - Malacañang on Friday denied that Hong Kong journalists who shouted questions at President Benigno Aquino III during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Indonesia last year have been barred from covering the APEC here next year. Full article