PNoy to lead World Water Day 2011 celebration at SM Mall of Asia

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on PNoy to lead World Water Day 2011 celebration at SM Mall of Asia 

MANILA, March 21 — The nation’s celebration of World Water Day (WWD) on Tuesday will see President Benigno S. Aquino III himself putting a face to the government’s priority of providing accessible and clean water for every Filipino.

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New witness corroborates Rabusa’s statement

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on New witness corroborates Rabusa’s statement 

MANILA, March 21 – Senator Jinggoy Estrada presented on Monday a new witness who corroborated the allegations of former military budget officer Col. George Rabusa about corruption in the military.

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CA junks arrest warrant vs. Lacson

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on CA junks arrest warrant vs. Lacson 

MANILA, March 21 – Anybody who orders the arrest of Senator Panfilo "Ping" Lacson and puts him in jail maybe charged with arbitrary detention.

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DOJ ready to lift arrest order vs. Lacson

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on DOJ ready to lift arrest order vs. Lacson 

MANILA, March 21 — The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday said that it is ready to lift the arrest order against fugitive Senator Panfilo "Ping" Lacson.

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Government to prepare for global impact on economy of Japan's crisis — Aquino

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Government to prepare for global impact on economy of Japan's crisis — Aquino 

MANILA, March 21 — President Benigno S. Aquino III assured that the government will put in place contingency measures for the country to be able to cope with the global impact of the powerful earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan last March 11.

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Aquino approves P25-M for anti-human trafficking program

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Aquino approves P25-M for anti-human trafficking program 

MANILA, March 21 — The amount of P25 million has been approved for the Philippine government’s fight against human trafficking — a crime-busting effort which currently puts the Philippines in Tier 2 of the worldwide list of the State Department of the United States.

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Aquino maintains approval and public trust ratings — Pulse Asia

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Aquino maintains approval and public trust ratings — Pulse Asia 

MANILA, March 21 – President Benigno S. Aquino III continues to enjoy approval and trust ratings of the Filipino people despite criticisms of his administration in his nine months in office, according to the latest survey of Pulse Asia released on Monday.

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Army rolls out 230 new trucks for disaster response, peacekeeping operations

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on Army rolls out 230 new trucks for disaster response, peacekeeping operations 

MANILA, March 21 – The Philippine Army rolled out 230 units of 2.5-ton Troops Carrier Trucks (TCT) on Monday afternoon at the Headquarters Philippine (HPA) Hunters’ Parade Ground in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.

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COA clears PCG in fund mess

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on COA clears PCG in fund mess 

MANILA, March 21 – The Commission on Audit (CoA) said Monday it cleared the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) over alleged irregularities and misuse of funds amounting to P 325 million.

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PDEA seizes P500,000 shabu in Mandaluyong mall buy bust

March 21, 2011 11:17 pm· Comments Off on PDEA seizes P500,000 shabu in Mandaluyong mall buy bust 

MANILA, March 21 – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said Monday its agents arrested a suspected pusher inside a shopping mall in Mandaluyong City last March 15.

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