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Mar to cops: Apply more brains, not just brawn

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Interior Secretary Mar Roxas.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

This was the message of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas to the officers of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) as he urged them to come up with new strategies in battling criminality in Metro Manila.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Luy bank accounts off limits to Napoles lawyers–Sandiganbayan

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The Sandiganbayan on Thursday rejected the motion of Janet Lim-Napoles’ lawyer Stephen David to subpoena bank records of pork barrel scam whistleblower Benhur Luy, according to his lawyer Raji Mendoza.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

‘Shocking new evidence’ vs Joc-joc Bolante et al.

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Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says they have newly found “evidence [against former Agriculture Secretary Luis “Cito” Lorenzo (right inset) and his former undersecretary Jocelyn “Joc-joc” Bolante) that will not only make our case stronger but will also shock the world.”  INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

Not so fast. Former Agriculture Secretary Luis “Cito” Lorenzo, his former Undersecretary Jocelyn “Joc-joc” Bolante and their coaccused in the P723-million fertilizer fund scam cannot celebrate yet because the Sandiganbayan has not dismissed the case, contrary to reports on Wednesday.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Ombudsman orders sacking of South Cotabato municipal treasurer

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The axe has fallen on the treasurer of the town of Tupi in South Cotabato for his failure to account for more than P700,000 in municipal funds and for using fake receipts to shortchange the government, including a receipt for more than P300,000 in taxes that was made to appear for only P30.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Jinggoy Estrada hits use of Senate hearings to malign opposition

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Senator Jinggoy Estrada. INQUIRER PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA

Detained Sen. Jinggoy Estrada on Wednesday assailed some of his colleagues for using the Senate blue ribbon committee as a platform to attack their political opponents and to advance their own political interests.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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