Nation

Binay on Senate probe: Nalulungkot ako

MANILA - Vice-President Jejomar Binay on Thursday admitted he is saddened by the ongoing Senate investigation on the alleged overpricing of the Makati City Hall Building 2.Full article

Top Stories

Chiz: Who's responsible for North Rail fiasco?

As of 08/21/2014 11:54 AM
MANILA - The Philippine government should run after those responsible for the botched North Rail project, which has already cost the government a total of $180 million even though the project was discontinued, a senator said Thursday. Full article

Abad: LP to talk to PNoy on 'Cha-cha' stand

As of 08/20/2014 11:06 PM
Budget Secretary Butch Abad on Wednesday said the Liberal Party would have to meet with President Aquino to clarify his position on charter change. Full article

De Lima: Nothing personal in Palparan's arrest

As of 08/20/2014 9:29 PM
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Wednesday disputed the claim of retired Major General Jovito Palparan that his arrest was a "personal gain" for her. Full article

Appraiser's estimate of Makati building 'hypothetical'

As of 08/20/2014 8:14 PM
MANILA - Senator Antonio Trillanes IV wants an ocular visit of the P2.2 billion Makati City office and parking building and invite experts to assess if it is overpriced. Full article

De Lima out to nail me - Palparan

As of 08/20/2014 6:27 PM
MANILA - Retired Major General Jovito Palparan said Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has an axe to grind against him. Full article

Quiapo is new military intel chief

As of 08/20/2014 5:01 PM
MANILA - Brig. Gen. Arnold Quiapo is the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP). Full article

House to tackle PNoy impeachment next week

As of 08/20/2014 4:37 PM
MANILA - The House Justice Committee will vote on whether the four impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino III are sufficient in form by next week -- the first step in the impeachment process. Full article

Minority solons warn LP of revolt over Cha-cha

As of 08/20/2014 2:50 PM
MANILA - Minority lawmakers warned the administration party that it faces a revolt in its ranks over the matter of Charter change, which the House of Representatives will begin tackling in plenary on August 26. Full article

Jardeleza told: Stay away from DAP MR

As of 08/20/2014 2:32 PM
MANILA - Minority lawmakers told President Benigno Aquino III's Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza to stay out of the deliberations on the government's motion for reconsideration over the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) now that the Chief Executive appointed him as Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice. Full article