Legarda receives fresh wave of overseas support

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Legarda receives fresh wave of overseas support 

MANILA, May 7 – Unperturbed by a series of black propaganda and demolition job, re-electionist Sen. Loren Legarda has gained the backing of two influential non-partisan overseas Filipino organizations as one of their endorsed candidates for the May 13 elections.

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Team PNoy runs a good campaign based on issues – Angara

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Team PNoy runs a good campaign based on issues – Angara 

MANILA, May 7 – Despite allegation of mudslinging and black propaganda, senatorial candidate Edgardo ‘Sonny’ Angara still believes the Team PNoy has run a good campaign based on issues and advocacies important to the people.

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El Shaddai endorses Magsaysay Jr.

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on El Shaddai endorses Magsaysay Jr. 

MANILA, April 7 — Team PNoy senatorial candidate Ramon “Jun” Magsaysay Jr. was added to the list of candidates that the White Vote Movement has endorsed with the former senator welcoming the announcement of support from El Shaddai headed by Bro. Mike Velarde.

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Court orders exclusion of neophyte mayoral candidate in Calbayog from list of voters

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Court orders exclusion of neophyte mayoral candidate in Calbayog from list of voters 

TACLOBAN CITY, May 7 -– With only six days left before the May 13 elections, a neophyte mayoral candidate in Calbayog City, Samar has been ordered delisted from the list of registered voters for failure to suffice residency claims at Cagnipa village.

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Saudi agrees to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino workers weekly

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Saudi agrees to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino workers weekly 

MANILA, May 7 -– Saudi Arabia has agreed to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino maids a week, in a move seen to hasten the return to the Philippines of hundreds of others who have been stranded in the Kingdom for lack of valid immigration documents, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday.

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Intellectual Property Office vows to step up anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting efforts

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Intellectual Property Office vows to step up anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting efforts 

MANILA, May 7 — The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHIL) has vowed to “work harder” in its quest to end piracy and counterfeiting in order to remove the country from the United States Trade Representative piracy watch list.

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(2nd Nightlead) 4 Germans, 1 Filipino guide die as Mayon spews ash, stones

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on (2nd Nightlead) 4 Germans, 1 Filipino guide die as Mayon spews ash, stones 

LEGAZPI CITY, May 7 -– Five mountaineers — four German nationals and their Filipino guide — died on the slope of Mayon when they fell into a gulley Tuesday following a surprise steam-driven ash explosion, officials said.

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Independent senatorial candidates, party list woo seafarers’ vote

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on Independent senatorial candidates, party list woo seafarers’ vote 

MANILA, May 7 — With barely six days before the election, Senatorial and party list candidates have laid their legislative plans for the local maritime industry and vowed to push for seafarers onboard ocean-going vessels' access to vote.

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PPCRV reveal vote-buying by barangay

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· Comments Off on PPCRV reveal vote-buying by barangay 

MANILA, May 7 — An official of the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) revealed that vote-buying these days does not only involve a person or two but an entire barangay.

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Brillantes on Kris Aquino giving a tip to a taxi driver

May 7, 2013 10:11 pm· 1 Comment 

MANILA, May 7 — Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Sixto Brillantes said that the action of presidential sister, Kris Aquino in giving a tip to a taxi driver could be perceived as vote-buying.

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