Comelec to release initial list of candidates on Wednesday

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Comelec to release initial list of candidates on Wednesday 

MANILA, Dec. 20 — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) says the initial roster of aspirants to be released on Wednesday would be close to the final list of candidates to be included in the ballots for the May 2016 national and local polls.

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Santiago tops UST survey for president

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Santiago tops UST survey for president 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, Dec. 16 (PNA) – Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago has cemented her position as the president of choice in Philippine campuses, as she won by an overwhelming majority a survey at the University of Santo Tomas (UST), the third student poll she has won since candidates filed certificates of candidacy (CoC).

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Sen. Grace Poe presides at the public hearing on tightening the fight vs drugs and drug mules

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sen. Grace Poe presides at the public hearing on tightening the fight vs drugs and drug mules 

150901153943Senator Grace Poe (2nd from left), chairperson of the Senate Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs, listens to Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Undersecretary Arturo Cacdac (extreme right) during the public hearing on the need to tighten the fight against drugs and drug mules at the Senate Building in Pasay City on Tuesday (Sept. 1, 2015). Flanking her in photo are Senator Aquilino Pimentel III (left) and Senator Vicente Sotto III. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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Dabawenyos want next president to prioritize health, says local survey

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dabawenyos want next president to prioritize health, says local survey 

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 31 – Citizens of the province eye to vote for a presidential candidate who will put health and medical programs on top of their political agenda.

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