Napoles surrenders to President Aquino

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Napoles surrenders to President Aquino 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, Aug. 28 (PNA) — Janet Lim Napoles, the businesswoman implicated in the P10 billion pork barrel scam, surrendered to President Benigno Aquino III Wednesday evening.

Read more

1,834 examinees passed Physician Licensure Exam

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on 1,834 examinees passed Physician Licensure Exam 

By Paula Marie D. Navarra

MANILA, Aug. 28 (PNA) — At least 1,834 examinees out of the 2,211 who took the Physician Licensure Examination passed the exam in Manila, Cebu and Davao given this August, 2013.

Read more

SC asked to declare pork barrel unconstitutional

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on SC asked to declare pork barrel unconstitutional 

MANILA, Aug. 28 — A petition was filed before the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking to declare unconstitutional the Pork Barrel System.

Read more

Weather improves as Nando moves away from PAR

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Weather improves as Nando moves away from PAR 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — The weather in most parts ofthe country will start to improve as storm “Nando” continues to move away from the Philippine territory, the state weather bureau said on Thursday.

Read more

Napoles wants to be placed in safe location

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Napoles wants to be placed in safe location 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — Atty. Lorna Kapunan, the counsel of businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles, the alleged mastermind in the P10-billion pork barrel fund scam, said that her client wants to be placed in a safe and secure location following her surrender to authorities late Wednesday night.

Read more

Napoles detained at PNP Camp Crame amid tight security

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Napoles detained at PNP Camp Crame amid tight security 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — Tight security is being implemented inside the national headquarters of the Philippine National Police in Camp Crame, Quezon City, as Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged brains behind the P10 billion pork barrel scam, is now detained at the Custodial Center,a PNP official said on Thursday.

Read more

Security in Makati court where Napoles will appear, boosted

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Security in Makati court where Napoles will appear, boosted 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — Security in the Makati Regional Trial Court where alleged pork barrel fund scam mastermind, Janet Lim Napoles, will make her appearance Thursday has already been beefed up.

Read more

Napoles undergoes medical check-up in Camp Crame

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Napoles undergoes medical check-up in Camp Crame 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — Police Senior Superintendent Reuben Theodore Sindac, PNP-Public Information Office chief, said on Thursday that Janet Lim Napoles is now undertaking medical check-up inside the Custodial Center of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Camp Crame, Quezon City.

Read more

DepEd bares proposed budget for 2014; Senate asks for itemized listings of allocations

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on DepEd bares proposed budget for 2014; Senate asks for itemized listings of allocations 

MANILA, Aug. 28 -– Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Armin I. Luistro on Wednesday presented to the Senate Committee on Finance his department’s proposed P337.9-billion budget for 2014.

Read more

Maring's death toll now at 27 — NDRRMC

August 29, 2013 10:55 am· Comments Off on Maring's death toll now at 27 — NDRRMC 

MANILA, Aug. 29 — The death toll from Typhoon "Maring's" onslaught has climbed to 27 while more than three million people were affected, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Thursday.

Read more

Next Page »