By Tina G. Santos
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Thursday brought to the Department of Justice (DOJ) smuggling complaints against a firm linked to suspected rice smuggler Davidson Bangayan or David Tan for the illegal importation of rice from Thailand in 2013 worth P217 million.
By Erika Sauler
, Nikko Dizon and TJ Burgonio
The portrait of a smiling Juan Flavier displayed at his wake in the Church of the Risen Lord in Quezon City is the image that will stay with the family of the former senator and health secretary.
By TJ Burgonio
Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano has alerted authorities to the possibility that businessman Antonio Tiu could be laundering money for Vice President Jejomar Binay, saying they should be pursuing leads tending to point that way.
By Juan Escandor Jr.
Former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada, who admitted to accepting P200 million from a “jueteng” lord, said Vice President Jejomar Binay was experiencing “persecution” similar to what he went through when he was in Malacañang.
By Niña P. Calleja
“This is too much,” Vice President Jejomar Binay said on Friday, decrying the showing of pictures of his youngest daughter in the Senate on Thursday as a way to prove he owns a 350-hectare property in Batangas province.