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Hope for seniors at Golden Acres


There’s a glimmer of hope for the 213 abandoned seniors at the Haven for the Elderly.

Posted: June 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Group slams ‘double standard’ in graft raps vs Marinduque gov


A group of Marinduque residents has assailed what it said was the slow pace of the criminal cases filed against the province’s governor, a member of the ruling Liberal Party (LP).

Posted: January 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Taguig quizzed by COA


The Commission on Audit (COA) has questioned the Taguig City government about how it spent P144.66 million in community development funds, particularly on two projects worth P76.66 million that did not meet program objectives.

Posted: April 24th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Calapan mayor faces graft case over TV, CCTV deals


Calapan City Mayor Paulino Salvador Leachon is facing a graft case at the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the local government’s purchase of allegedly overpriced TV sets, CCTV systems and lampposts worth in excess of P2 million.

Posted: April 24th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Cebu governor to face trial in another case

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After being suspended for six months, Gov. Gwen Garcia was found by the Office of the Ombudsman guilty of grave misconduct, together with five other Cebu provincial officials, for the irregular purchase of the Balili beachfront property in Naga City, Cebu, worth P98.9 million which turned out to be mostly under water.

Posted: February 5th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »