MANILA (UPDATED) - Packing maximum sustained winds of 140 knots (259 kilometers per hour), "Yolanda" (international name Haiyan) has reached supertyphoon status comparable to a Category 5 cyclone in the Western hemisphere, American meteorologists said Wednesday.
Paano nga ba lumutang ang pangalan ni Janet Lim Napoles sa tinaguriang pork barrel scam?
Super typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) will be packing maximum sustained winds of around 268 kilometers per hour and gusts reaching 324 kph when it slams into the Samar-Leyte area Friday, the US military's weather bureau said Wednesday.
MANILA - House Speaker Sonny Belmonte maintained confidence that no one in the 15th and 16th Congresses will be in the next batch of plunder cases that will be filed by the Department of Justice.
MANILA - At least three departments of government are involved in the so-called "congressional insertions scam," again allegedly engineered by embattled businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles who has been tagged as the brains behind the multi-billion peso "pork barrel" scam.
MANILA - Cynthia Carrion-Norton flits high-heeled around the Philippine capital with energy levels belying her years, thankful for a controversial treatment she highly recommends to fellow sixty-somethings.
MANILA – A Manila councilor believes some Hong Kong officials are using the Manila hostage crisis issue to boost their popularity, as the administrative region's government threatens to impose sanctions to the Philippines.