PGMA delivers her speech during the Vin D’Honneur in celebration of the 112th Philippine Independence Day in Malacanang

June 13, 2010 11:21 pm· Comments Off on PGMA delivers her speech during the Vin D’Honneur in celebration of the 112th Philippine Independence Day in Malacanang 

VIN D’HONNEUR — President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo delivers her speech during the Vin D’Honneur in celebration of the 112th Philippine Independence Day Saturday (June 12, 2010) at Malaca˜ang’s Rizal Hall. Also in photo are (from left) Foreign Affairs Secretary Alberto Romulo, First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo, Papal Nuncio to the Philippines Archbishop Edward Joseph Adams and members of the Diplomatic Corps and other guests. (PNA/NIB photo by R.Mailo)
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Binay prefers old Makati City hall building as VP office

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Binay prefers old Makati City hall building as VP office 

MANILA, June 13 — Vice President-elect Jejomar Binay plans to hold his office at the old Makati City hall building upon assumption of his new post in July.

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Good governance key to ending insurgency – AFP

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Good governance key to ending insurgency – AFP 

MANILA, June 13 — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) foresees the further decline of insurgency in the country, if not its decimation, through more effective governance by local chief executives (LCEs) who should take the lead role in the counter-insurgency campaign.

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Corona to continue access to justice by the poor program

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Corona to continue access to justice by the poor program 

MANILA, June 13 -– Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Renato Corona vowed to continue the program and reforms instituted by his predecessor, Chief Justice Reynato Puno, which seeks to provide the marginalized sector with more access to justice.

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(Metro News) Pasig RTC can summarily decide case against ex-Manila Rep. Mark Jimenez — CA

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) Pasig RTC can summarily decide case against ex-Manila Rep. Mark Jimenez — CA 

MANILA, June 13 – The Court of Appeals (CA) has granted authority to the Pasig City Regional Trial Court (RTC) to summarily decide the case filed against former Manila Rep. Mark Jimenez in 2007 by his former wife, Caroline Castaneda.

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BI deports Korean for working illegally in RP

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on BI deports Korean for working illegally in RP 

MANILA, June 13 — The government’s campaign against foreigners working illegally in the country gained headway as the Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced Sunday the deportation of a South Korean national who was caught operating an online gaming joint in Las Piñas City.

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Examination of impounded PCOS machines should continue–Pimentel

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Examination of impounded PCOS machines should continue–Pimentel 

MANILA, June 13 —Senate Minority Leader Aquilno Pimentel, Jr. on Sunday said the forensic examination of 60 impounded precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines should continue until it is completed.

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Comelec asked: Release relevant documents before making assessment on the conduct of the May 10 automated polls

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Comelec asked: Release relevant documents before making assessment on the conduct of the May 10 automated polls 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio ‏

MANILA, June 13 — The Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEG) is calling on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to release some relevant documents before any assessment on the conduct of the May 10 automated polls is made.

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(Metro News) Woman dies after falling from the stairs

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) Woman dies after falling from the stairs 

MANILA, June 13 — A 57-year-old woman died after she allegedly slipped and fell from the stairs of her house in Pandacan, Manila Sunday morning.

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President-elect Noynoy visits parents' tombs at Manila Memorial Park

June 13, 2010 11:17 pm· 1 Comment 

MANILA, June 13 — President-elect Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Aquino 3rd and his sisters visited the tombs of their parents — former President Corazon C. Aquino and former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. — at the Manila Memorial Park in Paranaque City on Sunday.

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