Many options were considered before denying ex-PGMA's request — De Lima

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on Many options were considered before denying ex-PGMA's request — De Lima 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Leila De Lima said on Wednesday she considered many options before she finally decided to deny the request of former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to allow her to travel abroad to seek medical treatment.

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PAF fighter aircraft crashlands in Zamboanga

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on PAF fighter aircraft crashlands in Zamboanga 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — An OV-10 “Bronco” fighter-bomber aircraft of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) crash landed on Wednesday at the Edwin Andrews Air Base in Zamboanga City after one of its engines malfunctioned at past 10 am.

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U.S. Embassy closed on Nov. 11 for American holiday

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on U.S. Embassy closed on Nov. 11 for American holiday 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — The United States Embassy in Manila and its affiliated offices will be closed on Friday, November 11, in observance of Veterans’ Day, an American holiday.

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Bilateral meeting between President Aquino and U.S. President Obama set in Bali

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on Bilateral meeting between President Aquino and U.S. President Obama set in Bali 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — President Benigno S. Aquino III and United States President Barack Obama will hold a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 19th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Meetings in Bali, Indonesia on November 18 upon the latter's request.

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(Metro News) Malabon to air Pacquiao-Marquez bout for free

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) Malabon to air Pacquiao-Marquez bout for free 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — Malabon Vice Mayor Antolin Oreta has said the city government will place enormous television screens at the Oreta Sports Center in Barangay San Agustin to allow the local residents to watch for free the boxing match between Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and challenger Juan Manuel Marquez in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sunday.

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BI to review offloading rules at NAIA

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on BI to review offloading rules at NAIA 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Wednesday has started reviewing its screening procedures due to the mounting complaints against indiscriminate offloading of Filipino travelers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

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SC may rule on petition filed by ex-President Arroyo on Thursday — Marquez

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on SC may rule on petition filed by ex-President Arroyo on Thursday — Marquez 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — The Supreme Court (SC) may rule on Thursday on the petition filed by former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo seeking a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the watchlist order (WLO) issued against her by the Department of Justice (DOJ).

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PAL reverts 6 more flights to its main hub at NAIA 2

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on PAL reverts 6 more flights to its main hub at NAIA 2 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — Forty-two days after some of the Philippine Airlines (PAL) flights were relocated to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 (NAIA 3) in the wake of its outsourcing program, the flag carrier reverts back six more flights to its main hub at Naia 2 starting on Thursday

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Senate resolution commending Pinoy wizards filed

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on Senate resolution commending Pinoy wizards filed 

MANILA, Nov. 9 – Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has filed Senate resolution commending the young Filipino math wizards who bagged honors in the recently-concluded Wizards at Mathematics International Competition (WIZMIC) held in Lucknow, India.

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Ex-Solgen Chavez lauds DOJ ruling on ex-President Arroyo's travel abroad

November 9, 2011 10:38 pm· Comments Off on Ex-Solgen Chavez lauds DOJ ruling on ex-President Arroyo's travel abroad 

MANILA, Nov. 9 — Former Solicitor General Francisco Chavez lauded on Wednesday the decision of the Department of Justice (DOJ) disallowing former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to seek medical treatment overseas.

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