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BSP declines custody of Marcos paintings

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The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Friday refused to be the custodian of the expensive artworks by the “Old Masters” which were ordered seized by the Sandiganbayan from the Marcos family.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

‘Euro general’ allowed furlough

Former police comptroller Eliseo de la Paz. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Sandiganbayan on Friday approved the 24-hour furlough of a former police comptroller tagged in the so-called “euro generals” scam to allow him to attend the wake and burial of his mother.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

6 more lawmakers face pork scam raps

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The Office of the Ombudsman on Friday recommended the filing of graft and malversation complaints against six more House representatives over the alleged misappropriation of their pork barrel allotments from 2007 to 2009.

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

‘Pork funds loose change’

NO LOOSE CHANGE  Detained Sen. Bong Revilla says the millions of pesos he is accused of pocketing from his pork barrel fund allocations is loose change compared with the money he has earned from his movies.

“Barya”(loose change). That was how detained Sen. Bong Revilla described the millions of pesos in public funds which government prosecutors claimed the senator had pocketed as kickbacks from his participation in the P10-billion pork barrel scam.

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Ham radio groups tapped as extra eyes, ears for PNP

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Hobbled by the lack of manpower, the Philippine National Police is turning to “radiomen” to boost its anticrime campaign in Metro Manila.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »