Reelectionist councilor wounded; vice mayor's bodyguard shot dead in 2 Pangasinan incidents

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Reelectionist councilor wounded; vice mayor's bodyguard shot dead in 2 Pangasinan incidents 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, April 12 —A reelectionist councilor of Mangatarem town was wounded when he was hit by a stray bullet while observing a mini-campaign rally of a rival party in Mangatarem town while a bodyguard of a reelectionist vice mayor was shot dead in San Manuel town.

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Davao local candidates say nothing wrong with ‘family in politics’

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Davao local candidates say nothing wrong with ‘family in politics’ 

DAVAO CITY, April 12 – Davao City first district congressional candidate Luis Bonguyan and Panabo City Vice Mayor reelectionist James Gamao agreed that “there is nothing wrong with family in politics.”

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Pimentel seeks ‘legitimate’ 12-0 win for Team PNoy in Maguindanao

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Pimentel seeks ‘legitimate’ 12-0 win for Team PNoy in Maguindanao 

BULUAN, Maguindanao, April 12 — Denied by a 12-0 win allegedly tainted with massive cheating in favor of the past administration here in the 2007 senatorial elections, reelectionist senator Aquilino ‘Koko’ Pimentel III wants also a 12-0 victory, this time, for Team PNoy in this vote-rich province in the forthcoming May 13 midterm polls.

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Instill English proficiency in schools — San Luis

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Instill English proficiency in schools — San Luis 

SANTA CRUZ, Laguna April 12 — Laguna 4th District Rep. and Liberal Party gubernatorial bet Edgar San Luis has proposed intensifying teaching English in all schools in the country to equip the graduates with its mastery and be globally competitive.

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Mangudadatu sees resolution of Maguindanao massacre before 2016

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Mangudadatu sees resolution of Maguindanao massacre before 2016 

BULUAN, Maguindanao, April 12 – Re-electionist Gov. Ismael ‘Toto’ Mangudadatu on Friday said the Maguindanao massacre that claimed 58 people, including 37 media members, in 2009, will be resolved before the term of President Benigno Aquino III ends in 2016.

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Legarda unfazed by Church’s ‘anti-life’ tag

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Legarda unfazed by Church’s ‘anti-life’ tag 

BACOLOD CITY, April 12 — Re-electionist Senator Loren Legarda maintain her stand and support to controversial reproductive health law despite having been tagged as “anti-life” by the Diocese of Bacolod.

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LP-Maguindanao mayors assures P-Noy big win in province

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on LP-Maguindanao mayors assures P-Noy big win in province 

BULUAN, Maguindanao, Apr. 12 –Twenty six Liberal Party (LP) mayors here vowed on Friday to muster 80 percent of votes in the province to assure a convincing win for the ruling administration party in connection with the upcoming May 13 midterm polls.

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Overseas Absentee Voting starts Saturday

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Overseas Absentee Voting starts Saturday 

MANILA, April 12 — Filipinos working and living abroad will be the first ones to cast their votes as the month-long overseas absentee voting (OAV) will start on Saturday, April 13.

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DOH partners with IOM to provide better health services for Filipino migrants

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on DOH partners with IOM to provide better health services for Filipino migrants 

MANILA, April 12 — Filipino migrant workers can now expect better health services as the Department of Health (DOH) officially ties up with the world’s principal intergovernmental organization in the field of migration on Friday.

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Petron, Shell, Chevron to rollback pump prices Saturday

April 13, 2013 1:57 am· Comments Off on Petron, Shell, Chevron to rollback pump prices Saturday 

MANILA, April 12 — The "Big 3" announced Friday they will rollback their pump prices effective Saturday.

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