MANILA -- How do public officials with secret offshore accounts react, when found out? The PCIJ confronted a senator, a congressman, and two former government executives with questions about secret accounts that each had opened separately in offshore havens. It’s diff’rent strokes for diff’rent folks.
MANILA - What if North Korea attacks the Philippines and a nuclear missile detonates over Quezon City?
MANILA, Philippines - In ten out of the 13 Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN) that she filed as member of Congress from June 1998 to June 2007, Ma. Imelda ‘Imee’ R. Marcos, eldest daughter of the late strongman Ferdinand E. Marcos and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda R. Marcos, had reported fairly moderate gains in her wealth.
MANILA, Philippines -- The members of the Transition Commission (TransCom) of the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) are hopeful that the three remaining annexes of the framework peace agreement on the Bangsamoro will be signed before the May 13 polls.
MANILA – "In politics, all things are possible." This is how re-electionist Sen. Francis Escudero answered questions on whether he believes the camp of former president Joseph Estrada is somehow behind the attacks against him by the parents of his girlfriend, actress Heart Evangelista.