BIR files P9.26-M tax evasion raps vs. 12 heirs of Vinluan estate in Pangasinan

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on BIR files P9.26-M tax evasion raps vs. 12 heirs of Vinluan estate in Pangasinan 

MANILA, Nov. 10 – The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday filed before the Department of Justice (DOJ) a P9.26-million tax evasion case against the 12 heirs of Gavino Vinluan of Pangasinan.

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(Metro News) Fire hits elementary school, populated residential area in Caloocan City

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) Fire hits elementary school, populated residential area in Caloocan City 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — A fire of still unknown origin gutted down some 50 residential houses as well as six classrooms and the library of the Gomburza Elementary School in Barangay 74 near Samson Road and Malonzo Street, Caloocan City, Thursday morning.

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(Metro News) MMDA issues permits to DPWH’s road rehabilitation, improvement projects

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) MMDA issues permits to DPWH’s road rehabilitation, improvement projects 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Thursday announced the issuance of permits for various road rehabilitation and improvement projects to be undertaken by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) all over the metropolis.

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DOJ verifies Arroyo's 'asylum papers' for Dominican Republic

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on DOJ verifies Arroyo's 'asylum papers' for Dominican Republic 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo Jr.

MANILA, Nov. 10 — The Department of Justice (DOJ) is verifying published reports that former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has already been granted "asylum papers" by the Dominican Republic since Oct. 25, 2011.

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Malacañang moves against fake gov't officials

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on Malacañang moves against fake gov't officials 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — In a move to address the rising incidents of unscrupulous individuals misrepresenting themselves as government officials to victimize government employees, Malacañang appealed to all government officials and employees to confirm first the identity of the person contacting them.

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Sotto: 'Let the people judge her'

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on Sotto: 'Let the people judge her' 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — Allegations against Pampanga Rep. Gloria Arroyo attempting to flee the country in the guise of medical travel are baseless at this point, Senate Majority Leader Vicente C. Sotto III said on Thursday.

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De Lima declines to comment on SC Justice Reyes to rule on Arroyos' petitions

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on De Lima declines to comment on SC Justice Reyes to rule on Arroyos' petitions 

MANILA, Nov. 10 – Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Leila De Lima on Thursday declined to comment on the information that Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes was assigned to write the decision on the petitions filed before the Supreme Court (SC) by former President and now Pampanga (2nd District) Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and her husband former First Gentleman Atty. Jose Miguel "Mike" Arroyo.

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AFP creates Basilan clash probe team

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on AFP creates Basilan clash probe team 

MANILA, Nov. 10 – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said Thursday it is creating a panel that will check the alleged lapses of military officers in the Oct. 18 operation in Al-Barka, Basilan that left 19 soldiers dead.

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Malacanang confirms work on NAIA upgrade has started

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on Malacanang confirms work on NAIA upgrade has started 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — In response to the directive of President Benigno S. Aquino III to improve the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) to support the country's tourism industry in the short term, Malacanang announced on Thursday that the refurbishment and upgrading works for the airports are now underway.

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Ongsiako heir, Pasay City registrar of deeds rapped with P10.06-M tax evasion

November 10, 2011 10:48 pm· Comments Off on Ongsiako heir, Pasay City registrar of deeds rapped with P10.06-M tax evasion 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday filed before the Department of Justice (DOJ) a P10.06-million tax evasion case against the heir of Oscar Ongsiako and the registrar of deeds of Pasay City.

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