By Catherine J. Teves
MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) — Some areas in the East and West zones covering Metro Manila and nearby locations will have water for only 12 hours or less in a day beginning this month, affecting nearly 356,000 customers, while other places will experience reduced water pressure.
By Jelly F. Muisco
MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) Senator Cynthia Villar on Tuesday denied reports that the Nacionalista Party has jumped ship after talks with Partidong Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) and its possible presidential bet Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
By Jelly F. Musico
MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) A battery of lawyers of Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday asked the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) to dismiss a petition questioning the senator's citizenship, saying it is insufficient in form and substance.
MANILA, Sept. 1 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) presented on Tuesday before the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee its proposed budget for 2016.
By Joann Santiago
MANILA, Sept. (PNA) — Malacanang on Tuesday maintained that President Benigno Aquino III continues to trust Justice Secretary Leila de Lima amidst calls by the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) for her exit.
MANILA, Sept. 1 — Despite its enormous task and meager budget, the Office of the Ombudsman cannot use its PhP4 million annual income primarily collected from clearance fees to augment its funds.
By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan
MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) supports President Benigno Aquino III for designating the Philippine National Police Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) as lead traffic law enforcer along the 23.8 km-long Epifanio De Los Santos Avenue (EDSA).
CEBU CITY, Cebu, Sept. 1 — The regional office of the Department of Trade and Industry has partnered with local producers in organizing exhibits to showcase the provinces products to delegates of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings.
By Ben Cal
MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) — The Philippines has achieved much progress in implementing international humanitarian law (IHL), the Geneva-based International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Monday.
CEBU CITY, Cebu, Sept. 1 — Cebu province's Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are already benefiting from its hosting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings, a trade official said on Tuesday.