The Commission on Elections will not be able to conduct plebiscite regarding the proposed charter change because the Department of Budget and Management did not approve the Commission’s 7 billion peso plebiscite budget.
Alleged pork barrel scam queen Janet Lim Napoles asked that she be excused from attending her bail hearings, citing mental and physical fatigue.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council reported that at least 3 were killed in flash floods and landslides in parts of Mindanao, with hundreds fleeing to evacuation centers due to incessant rains brought by the low pressure area.
Teachers and staff of the Pangasinan National High School are now undergoing psycho-social debriefing after a policeman started a shoot-out on the campus of the said school resulting in four deaths and three injured.
Here’s Eagle News reporter Meanne Corvera with an update on the ongoing hearing of the Senate Blue Ribbon sub-committee on the allegedly over-priced Makati building.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Sept. 4 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 has sent to the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) in Davao City for isolation and testing a close family member of a nurse from Banga town in South Cotabato who tested positive of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corono Virus (MERS-CoV) before returning home from Saudi Arabia last week. Dr. Alah Baby Vingno, chief of the DOH Region 12’s regional epidemiology […]
The PAGASA is currently monitoring two low pressure areas in the Philippine area of responsibility, one near Aurora, Province and another near Catanduanes.
The Senate Blue Ribbon sub-committee will continue its hearing on the allegedly over-priced Makati building, with new documents and witnesses expected to shed light on the matter.
Mandaluyong City starts implementing its new ordinance against crimes committed by riding-in-tandem by arresting those who will violate against said ordinance which prohibits two males riding-in-tandem in a motorcycle.
The World Health Organization is asking the international community to enforce stricter methods to contain the Ebola virus as rising numbers of casualties make the outbreak a global threat.
Aldczar Aurelio reports from PAG-ASA
MANILA, Philippines — The Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) has a new roster of solicitors ready to serve as government counsels, one of whom is 2013 bar topnotcher Nielson Pangan. The new roster of young solicitors was presented after the appointment of new Solicitor General Florin Hilbay last month replacing outgoing Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza who was recently appointed by President Benigno Aquino III as associate justice of the Supreme Court. Pangan was among […]