August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on Palace on worsening traffic: Be patient, we are working on it
MANILA, Aug. 27 — Malacañang on Wednesday apologized for the worsening traffic situation in Metro Manila brought about by heavy rains, drainage system improvements, and road repairs.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on No basis to impeach the President, people still supportive of 'daang matuwid' agenda, says official
MANILA, Aug. 27 — The Palace believes there is no basis for the impeachment complaints filed against President Benigno S. Aquino III, whose reform agenda still has the support of the people, an official said Wednesday.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on LRT-1 operations did not stop despite glitch, official clarifies
MANILA, Aug. 27 — Despite one of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1 trains experiencing a glitch in its signaling unit on Wednesday morning, operations did not exactly come to a complete stop, an official clarified.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on VP Binay appoints NP ally as his spokesman
By Jelly F. Musico
MANILA, Aug. 27 (PNA) — Vice President Jejomar Binay has appointed Nacionalista Party (NP) ally Cavite Gov. Junvic Remulla as his spokesman for the 2016 national and local elections.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on DepEd aims for single-shifting in all NCR public schools by June 2015
MANILA, Aug. 27 — The Department of Education (DepEd) is pushing for its target to implement single- shifting for all National Capital Region (NCR) public elementary and secondary schools by June 2015.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on QCPD: Enzo Pastor murder case solved, Gunman, mastermind arrested
MANILA, Aug. 27 — Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director Police Chief Superintendent Richard Albano on Wednesday announced the solution to the murder case of car racer Ferdinand Enzo Pastor with the arrest recently of self-confessed gunman in Quezon City who later named the alleged mastermind.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on Sen. Santiago bows to Fr. Bernas on presidency
MANILA, Aug. 27 Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago has said that she will run for President in the 2016 national elections, if there are enough like-minded supporters for her led by Fr. Joaquin Bernas.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on Palace: PHL undertaking drainage, road projects
MANILA, Aug. 27 — Malacanang on Wednesday said the government is undertaking various drainage and road projects to ease the traffic flow in the country.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on House okays bill protecting persons displaced by natural calamities, armed conflicts
MANILA, Aug. 27 — The Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Bill protecting the rights and welfare of persons displaced by natural calamities and armed conflicts has been approved on third and final reading by the House of Representatives as it now awaits the Senate version for consolidation.
August 28, 2014 6:08 am· Comments Off on DILG chief justifies proposed budget for 2015
By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan
MANILA, Aug. 27 (PNA) — Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas II on Wednesday justified the proposed Php104.5 billion budget of the agency for next year.