Immigration bureau says 2 pedophiles to be deported this week

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on Immigration bureau says 2 pedophiles to be deported this week 

MANILA, July 26 — Two British nationals wanted for a string of child molestation and sexual assault cases are scheduled to be deported by the Bureau of Immigration this week.

Read more

Luistro wants elementary and high school student leaders to be active for NTM, WTD celebrations

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on Luistro wants elementary and high school student leaders to be active for NTM, WTD celebrations 

MANILA, July 25 – Education Secretary Armin A. Luistro has enjoined all leaders of Supreme Pupil Governments (SPGs), Supreme Student Governments (SSGs) and other school-based co-curricular clubs or organizations to actively participate in the 2012 National Teachers’ Month (NTM) and the World Teachers' Day (WTD) celebrations from Sept. 5 to Oct. 5, with the theme, “My Teacher, My Hero.”

Read more

Drilon wants review of Comelec’s 2013 poll budget

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on Drilon wants review of Comelec’s 2013 poll budget 

MANILA, July 26 –- Senate committee on finance chairman Senator Franklin Drilon on Thursday said he will ask Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Sixto Brillantes to sit down with the committee and review the poll body’s budget for the 2013 mid-term elections.

Read more

LPA brings widespread rains over eastern sections of Visayas and Mindanao — PAGASA

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on LPA brings widespread rains over eastern sections of Visayas and Mindanao — PAGASA 

MANILA, July 26 — A low pressure area (LPA) east of Surigao del Sur is bringing widespread rains over the eastern sections of the Visayas and Mindanao, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said.

Read more

De Lima scores critics of DOJ, Comelec

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on De Lima scores critics of DOJ, Comelec 

MANILA, July 26 -– Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Leila M. De Lima on Thursday scored the critics of the DOJ and the Commission on Elections (Comelec) a day after the Pasay City Regional Trial Court (RTC) granted the petition for bail of former President and now Pampanga (2nd District) Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on the electoral sabotage case filed against her.

Read more

New LPA seen to become cyclone Friday

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on New LPA seen to become cyclone Friday 

MANILA, July 26 — Another low pressure area (LPA) spotted at the eastern coast of Mindanao continues to intensify and is expected to become a tropical depression by Friday afternoon, the state weather bureau said on Thursday.

Read more

Comelec files motion for reconsideration on GMA’s temporary liberty

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on Comelec files motion for reconsideration on GMA’s temporary liberty 

MANILA, July 26 — The Commission on Election filed Thursday a motion for reconsideration before the Pasay City Regional Trial Court which allowed former President Gloria Arroyo to post bail.

Read more

The law represents mind, soul of society –- Villanueva

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on The law represents mind, soul of society –- Villanueva 

MANILA, July 26 -– Former Ateneo De Manila University College of Law Dean Cesar Villanueva Thursday said the law represents the mind and soul of society.

Read more

DSWD allocates P1.23B for 2012 social pension of senior citizens

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on DSWD allocates P1.23B for 2012 social pension of senior citizens 

MANILA, July 26 — The government has allocated this year some P1.23 billion for the social pension of 185,914 indigent senior citizens nationwide .

Read more

De Castro bats for a Supreme Court with high standard of integrity

July 26, 2012 9:45 pm· Comments Off on De Castro bats for a Supreme Court with high standard of integrity 

MANILA, July 26 -– Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro, one of the nominees for the vacant Chief Justice post, said on Thursday she is dreaming of an independent and efficient court with high standard of integrity.

Read more

Next Page »