DFA condemns cyber attacks between PHL, Malaysian hackers

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on DFA condemns cyber attacks between PHL, Malaysian hackers 

MANILA, March 5 -– The Dept. of Foreign Affairs condemned Tuesday the exchange of cyber attacks between Filipino and Malaysian hackers as violence erupted in Sabah between Malaysian forces and a group of Filipinos claiming ownership of the resource-rich territory.

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SC deems query on Ong's incumbency status moot, academic

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on SC deems query on Ong's incumbency status moot, academic 

By Perfecto Raymundo

MANILA, March 5 — The Supreme Court Tuesday considered moot and academic the letter-query of Special Prosecutor Dennis M. Villa-Ignacio on the incumbency status of Sandiganbayan Associate Justic Gregory S. Ong.

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Legarda urges Malaysia to exercise extreme tolerance in handling Sabah crisis

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· 5 Comments 

KORONDAL CITY, Mar. 5 – Re-electionist Sen. Loren Legarda urged Tuesday the Malaysian government to exercise extreme tolerance and sobriety in handling crisis in Sabah to protect the almost 800,000 Filipinos, specially children and women, living in the area.

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PNP WCPD-CIDG filed 181 cases in 2012 violence vs women and children

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on PNP WCPD-CIDG filed 181 cases in 2012 violence vs women and children 

MANILA, Mar. 5 — Philippine National Police Women and Children Protection Division- Criminal Investigation Detection Group bared Tuesday the number of filed cases on violence against women and children increased by 60 percent from last year compared to 2011.

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Villar endorsed by party list after apologizing to nurses assn

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on Villar endorsed by party list after apologizing to nurses assn 

TACURONG CITY, Sultan Kudarat, March 5 –After apologizing to Filipino nurses for her remarks that tended to put them and the nursing profession down, the Alyansa ng Media at Showbiz (AMS) party list Tuesday endorsed the senatorial bid of Team PNoy bet Cynthia Villar.

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Doctors, dentists support child’s advocacy to ban sodas in schools

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on Doctors, dentists support child’s advocacy to ban sodas in schools 

MANILA, March 5 — Although, preventing schoolchildren from indulging into food and drinks high in sugar was almost unachievable, doctors and dentists together with a nine-year-old whiz kid unite as advocates to ban sodas and powdered juices in schools.

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CBCP asks Filipinos to pray for peace in Sabah

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on CBCP asks Filipinos to pray for peace in Sabah 

MANILA, March 5 — The president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines asked Filipinos to pray for peace in Sabah.

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Binay says ‘blood money’ for Lanuza is not missing

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on Binay says ‘blood money’ for Lanuza is not missing 

MANILA, Mar. 5 — Vice President Jejomar Binay said Tuesday the Philippine government’s share in the blood money for pardoned OFW Rodelio “Dondon“ Lanuza is intact and has been approved for release.

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52 parishes to put up team patay, team buhay tarpaulins

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on 52 parishes to put up team patay, team buhay tarpaulins 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, March 5 — Fifty two (52) parishes under the Diocese of Tarlac will also come up with Team Patay/Team Buhay tarpaulins, which was initiated by the Diocese of Bacolod.

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SC junks petition vs. political dynasty with finalityPerfecto T. Raymundo

March 5, 2013 11:25 pm· Comments Off on SC junks petition vs. political dynasty with finalityPerfecto T. Raymundo 

MANILA, March 5 — The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed with finality a petition against the alleged existence of political dynasties in the country.

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