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Binay cancels Davao City trip after flight encounters 2-hour delay

Jejomar Binay

A two-hour delay for technical reasons prompted Vice President Jejomar Binay to cancel his flight on Philippine Air Lines to Davao City on Sunday, his spokesperson, Joey Salgado said.

Posted: November 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Even Binay not too sure if he’s working or campaigning

Vice President Jejomar Binay

For Vice President Jejomar Binay, only a thin line separates his official work and stumping for Malacañang.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Drilon won’t mind further probe of Iloilo building


MANILA, Philippines–Senate President Franklin Drilon won’t mind if the Senate continues with its investigation into the alleged overpriced P700-million Iloilo Convention Center (ICC) but made it clear that the first hearing last week did not yield any proof of any corruption.   Interviewed on ANC, Drilon admitted Tuesday that the ICC controversy where he was […]

Posted: November 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Binay camp: Mercado owns condo unit, not VP

A condominium unit at The Peak in Makati City belonged to Ernesto Mercado (pictured)—not Vice President Jejomar Binay—says Binay’s spokesman, Cavite Gov. Jonvic Remulla. Mercado, however, maintains that the unit on the 28th floor of The Peak condominium is not his. INQUIRER PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA

A condominium unit at The Peak in Makati City belonged to Ernesto Mercado—not Vice President Jejomar Binay—and was the scene of the 2002 gun slaying of the former vice mayor’s girlfriend.

Posted: November 19th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Binay tells Trillanes: Go back to military if you can’t stick to lawmaking

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay said on Sunday that Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV should go back to his job as a senator after saying he had moved on from his role in the 2007 Peninsula Manila Hotel siege, where he led mutinous soldiers in attempting to oust then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »