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Comelec stops Sunday registration of voters in provinces

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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will no longer hold voters’ registration in the provinces during Sundays.

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

Help ‘Glenda’ victims, Tagle appeals

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle: Appeal for help. AP FILE PHOTO

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle and other Church officials urged the Catholic faithful on Thursday to help the victims of Typhoon Glenda in Luzon and some parts of the Visayas.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Comelec designates July 20 as day of voter registration for PWDs


The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is urging persons with disabilities (PWDs) to get out and register for the 2016 national elections this Sunday (July 20), which has been declared by the poll body as the National Registration Day for Voters with Disabilities.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

CBCP, Joker to Aquino: Respect SC decision

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As it faced a brewing storm from Malacañang, it was business as usual at the Supreme Court on Tuesday as it chose to remain silent on President Aquino’s nationally televised challenge to its July 1 ruling striking down his controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

Posted: July 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

CBCP head tells gov’t, public: Respect SC as interpreter of laws

Archbishop Socrates Villegas. FILE PHOTO

The president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has urged the country’s political leaders and the public to respect the Supreme Court after President Aquino publicly challenged the high court’s ruling on his disbursement acceleration program and even warned of a clash between co-equal branches of government.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »