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Ona will be treated fairly in probe - Palace

MANILA - A Palace official gave assurance that former Health Secretary Enrique Ona will be treated fairly as he faces a probe over the purchase of vaccines during his administration.Full article

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Napoles wants bank records of Benhur Luy released

As of 12/24/2014 4:41 PM
MANILA – Businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles, the alleged mastermind behind the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) scam, is urging the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division to compel the United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB) to release bank records of Benhur Luy and other whistleblowers in the case. Full article

'Pemberton trial suspension not a setback'

As of 12/24/2014 4:20 PM
MANILA – Malacanang said the 60-day suspension of the trial of US serviceman Joseph Scott Pemberton over the murder of Jennifer Laude is in keeping with due process. Full article

Palace: Fate of BuCor chief in De Lima's hands

As of 12/24/2014 2:46 PM
MANILA – The fate of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director Franklin Bucayu is in the hands of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, Malacanang said on Wednesday. Full article

DILG reshuffles key officials of BFP

As of 12/24/2014 2:37 PM
MANILA – Several key officers of the Bureau of Fire Protection have been reassigned as part of the career development of the senior officers. Full article

Pemberton trial suspension worries Laudes' lawyer

As of 12/23/2014 11:41 PM
The Laude family lawyer on Tuesday expressed concern over the granting of US Marine Joseph Scott Pemberton's motion to suspend proceedings against him in connection with the death of Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude. Full article

Bong, Jinggoy, Enrile magpa-Pasko sa kulungan

As of 12/23/2014 10:28 PM
Regular visiting hours ang ipatutupad ng PNP ngayong Pasko sa tatlong senador na nakakulong sa Camp Crame. Ito'y dahil wala umanong request na inihahain ang kanilang mga pamilya. Full article

Ona speaks up on resignation

As of 12/23/2014 6:28 PM
MANILA - Resigned Health Secretary Enrique Ona has spoken up for the first time since he left the Cabinet last week. Full article

PNoy agrees to Lacson resignation 'in principle'

As of 12/23/2014 6:20 PM
MANILA - President Benigno Aquino III has agreed to the resignation of Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery (PARR) Panfilo Lacson “in principle.” Full article

PNP to sue Marine for death of military officer

As of 12/23/2014 6:17 PM
MANILA - The Philippine National Police is set to file murder charges against Marine Lt Jr Grade Benjie J. Chico, the officer implicated in the killing of fellow AFP junior officer Lt Shelina Calumay inside Fort Bonifacio, Taguig. Full article

Tagle hopes Pope Francis' visit will inspire Filipinos

As of 12/23/2014 4:27 PM
MANILA - Before he was Pope Francis, he was Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, and to Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, Bergoglio was someone whom he would trade jokes with, just like their meeting at Rome airport ahead of last year's conclave. Full article