'Judiciary will not be dormant under my watch,' says Chief Justice Corona

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on 'Judiciary will not be dormant under my watch,' says Chief Justice Corona 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno

MANILA, June 12 – As the country celebrates its 112th Independence Day Saturday, Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Renato Corona assured the public that the judiciary will not remain dormant in his watch and vowed to continue the reforms instituted by his predecessor, retired Chief Justice Reynato Puno.

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(Metro News)

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MPD secret marshals kill one robber in Sta. Cruz

MANILA, June 12 –One of the three suspected notorious robbers was shot dead by secret marshals inside a passenger jeep during a foiled robbery in Sta. Cruz, Manila on Friday night.

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Statement by US President Barack Obama on the 112th declaration of Philippine Independence

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on Statement by US President Barack Obama on the 112th declaration of Philippine Independence 

MANILA, June 12 — "On behalf of the American people, I send my best wishes to all those who celebrate the 112th Anniversary of Philippine Independence Day — here in America, in the Philippines, and around the world.

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PCG honors 3 retiring flag officers

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on PCG honors 3 retiring flag officers 

MANILA, July 12 –The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has rendered testimonial honors for three retiring Navy Flag Officer as a fitting tribute for their dedicated and glorious service in the Philippine Coast Guard, Philippine Navy, and in the Armed Forces of the Philippines.

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PGMA leads 112th Freedom Day rites

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on PGMA leads 112th Freedom Day rites 

MANILA, June 12 — President Gloria Macapagal- Arroyo led the observance of the country’s 112th Independence Day Saturday, kicking off the nationwide celebration with an early morning flag-raising ceremony at the Rizal Monument at the Rizal Park (Luneta) in Manila.

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Aquino transition team visited Bahay Pangarap — Mendoza

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on Aquino transition team visited Bahay Pangarap — Mendoza 

MANILA, June 12 — The transition team of incoming President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III inspected on Friday the facilities of the Bahay Pangarap in Malacanang Park, Executive Secretary Leandro Mendoza said on Saturday.

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PGMA cites gains of 'BEAT THE ODDS' agenda in 112th Philippine Independence Day rites

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on PGMA cites gains of 'BEAT THE ODDS' agenda in 112th Philippine Independence Day rites 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, June 12 — As the Philippines celebrates the 112th anniversary of the declaration of its independence, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, in her speech Saturday afternoon at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila, highlighted the achievements of her administration through the "BEAT THE ODDS" program for the last nine years.

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PGMA bequeaths 'BEAT THE ODDS' legacy

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on PGMA bequeaths 'BEAT THE ODDS' legacy 

By Catherine J. Teves

MANILA, June 12 — Outgoing President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo bequeathed to the nation her 'BEAT THE ODDS legacy of development nationwide.

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RP no longer a global laggard, PGMA tells diplomats

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on RP no longer a global laggard, PGMA tells diplomats 

MANILA, June 12 — President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Saturday said the foreign policy initiatives of her administration have paid off and have lifted the Philippines‘ international standing from that of a laggard.

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PGMA to leave legacy of strong, stable nation

June 12, 2010 9:02 pm· Comments Off on PGMA to leave legacy of strong, stable nation 

MANILA, June 12 — President Gloria Macapagal- Arroyo, in her speech at the 112th Independence Day celebration Saturday, said she will leave the Filipino people a legacy of a strong and stable economy.

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