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Witness Dennis Cunanan’s appeal: I’m here; spare my children

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Dennis Cunanan (dost.gov.ph photo), Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile, Senator Jinggoy Estrada and Senator Bong Revilla Jr. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

Spare my children. Dennis Cunanan, the latest whistle-blower to come forward in the P10-billion pork barrel scam, made this appeal on Saturday, claiming that his children had been receiving calls from unidentified callers asking about their father and his whereabouts.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Dennis Cunanan’s family being harassed, says lawyer

Dennis Cunanan. From http://dgdenniscunanan.com

“Spare my children,” says a witness in the P10-billion pork barrel scam who made this appeal through his lawyer.

Posted: March 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

NBI searches Pangasinan town mayor’s house

Guialaludin Sacandal “Boy Muslim” Otto (left) and former Lingayen Vice Mayor Ramon Arcinue with his wife Zoraida. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The National Bureau of Investigation raided a house and farm of the mayor of Urbiztondo in Pangasinan at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday in connection with the killing of a politician and his wife in Manila last year, an NBI official said.

Posted: November 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Aquino won’t do an Estrada

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NIGHT OF TERROR AND ERRORS The bloody Aug. 2010 hostage drama at Rizal Park set off a rocky episode in Philippine-Hong Kong relations. EDWIN BACASMAS

President Benigno Aquino III is upholding the Philippine government’s position not to extend a formal apology to Hong Kong for the August 2010 Rizal Park hostage crisis which left eight Hong Kong tourists dead.

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

Moves to limit buses in Metro gain steam

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SOUTHERN SOLUTION? The MMDA is opening the P24-million Southwest Interim Transport Terminal (SITT) in Parañaque City on Aug. 6 to keep around 1,000 buses from Cavite and Batangas province from further choking Metro Manila roads. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

Manila was apparently just the beginning. Soon, government measures to reduce the number of buses on Metro Manila roads will also be felt by commuters entering from the south.

Posted: July 25th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Estrada: 1 term for me and it’s Moreno’s turn

A victory hug for Manila’s next big boss  NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

Around 11 p.m. Monday night, Joseph Estrada called for a press conference at his Sta. Mesa residence in Manila, with a huge painting of City Hall serving as backdrop. Less than four hours after the canvassing for the mayoralty race began, the place started to smell victory.   Later, the former president excused himself from [...]

Posted: May 15th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Mancao: ‘My mom talked to Lacson’


Fugitive former police Senior Supt. Cezar Mancao II on Friday said he did everything he could to make Sen. Panfilo “Ping” Lacson stop harassing him, but his former boss in the Philippine National Police (PNP) ignored his pleas.

Posted: May 4th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Mancao: ‘Senator wants me killed’

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Former police Senior Supt. Cezar Mancao on Thursday accused Sen. Panfilo Lacson of trying to get him killed, forcing him to escape from detention at the National Bureau of Investigation headquarters in Manila.

Posted: May 3rd, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Estrada announces support for Poe, Villanueva, Hagedorn

Joseph Estrada. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Manila mayoral candidate and former president Joseph Estrada has announced that he is endorsing three candidates for senator not in the line up of the United Nationalist Alliance — Grace Poe, Jesus Is Lord leader Bro. Eddie Villanueva and Puerto Princesa Mayor Ed Hagedorn.

Posted: April 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Lim pushes pedicab project; Estrada camp sees vote-buying

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“KULIGLIG” BRIGADE   They compete for road space to the chagrin of many motorists, but pedicabs are apparently here to stay, especially in Manila where they are even given to residents under a livelihood program of the city government. INQUIRER PHOTO

Manila’s congested streets could apparently use scores of additional pedicabs despite complaints from motorists.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Isle tour sours


Two women selling nonexistent vacation package tours were arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) in an entrapment operation on Tuesday.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Erap mug shot making rounds in Manila; aide fumes

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada. FILE PHOTO

Somebody must be playing birthday spoiler in Manila. On the day he turned 76, the camp of former president and now Manila mayoral candidate Joseph Estrada cried foul over the circulation of a “primer” which featured his police mug shot that was taken when he was arrested on graft charges in April 2001.

Posted: April 19th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Parañaque septic tank yields skeletons

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Two human skeletons were retrieved on Friday from the septic tank of a house reportedly abandoned by its owner and now serving as the barracks for security guards in a Parañaque City subdivision.

Posted: April 12th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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