(Metro News) NCRPO cites coordination of rally organizers and leaders for peaceful demos

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) NCRPO cites coordination of rally organizers and leaders for peaceful demos 

MANILA, July 26 – The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) on Monday cited the coordination of leaders of various cause-oriented and militant groups for the peaceful and orderly demonstration during President Benigno Simeon Aquino III’s first State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the House of Representatives.

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DOJ will support probe on alleged anomalies during the past administration — De Lima

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on DOJ will support probe on alleged anomalies during the past administration — De Lima 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo Jr.

MANILA, July 26 — Justice Secretary Leila De Lima said on Monday the Department of Justice will support with adequate resources the investigation of alleged anomalous transactions committed during the past administration.

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Singson denied bail in HK on drug trafficking charges; remains jailed

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on Singson denied bail in HK on drug trafficking charges; remains jailed 

By Gloria Jane Baylon

MANILA, July 26 — One Philippine lawmaker was missing Monday at the Batasang Pambansa for the first State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Aquino III.

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Ombudsman will investigate alleged anomalous deals — De Jesus

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on Ombudsman will investigate alleged anomalous deals — De Jesus 

MANILA, July 26 — The Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) said on Monday it will cooperate with President Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Aquino III in the investigation of anomalous transactions allegedly committed during the past administration.

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Palace justifies inclusion in SONA of alleged anomalies

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on Palace justifies inclusion in SONA of alleged anomalies 

MANILA, July 26 – Malacanang denied Monday that President Benigno Aquino III's maiden State of the Nation Address (SONA) is a tirade against his predecessor former head of State Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

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(Feature) Aquino bares blueprint to modernize AFP

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on (Feature) Aquino bares blueprint to modernize AFP 

MANILA, July 26 – President Benigno C. Aquino III on Monday bared a blueprint to modernize the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), particularly the Philippine Navy (PN), which has only 31 aging ships of World War II vintage in its arsenal to guard the country’s vast 36,000 square nautical miles of territorial waters.

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P-Noy’s SONA gets two thumbs up from civic, militant groups

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on P-Noy’s SONA gets two thumbs up from civic, militant groups 

MANILA, July 26 -– President Benigno C. Aquino III earned two thumbs up from both civic and militant groups on Monday afternoon after the Chief Executive delivered his first State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the Batasan Hills in Novaliches, Quezon City.

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State of the Nation Address of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Republic of the Philippines, to the Congress of the Philippines, Session Hall of the House of Representatives

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on State of the Nation Address of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Republic of the Philippines, to the Congress of the Philippines, Session Hall of the House of Representatives 

MANILA, July 26 –(The following is the English translation of the full text of President Benigno S. Aquino III's State of the Nation Address at the Batasan Pambansa Complex, Quezon City):

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Senators commend P-noy for his first SONA

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on Senators commend P-noy for his first SONA 

MANILA, July 26 -– Senators have commended former colleague and now President Benigno Aquino III for what they described as well-delivered first State of the Nation Address (SONA) during Monday's joint session that formally opens the 15th Congress at the Batasang Complex in Quezon City.

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P-Noy calls for zero-based approach to budget

July 26, 2010 8:47 pm· Comments Off on P-Noy calls for zero-based approach to budget 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, July 26 — President Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Aquino III on Monday vowed to implement a "zero-based approach" in the national budget.

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