By Cynthia D. Balana
The Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP) on Thursday denied reports of an imminent coup even as it dismissed threats that retired military officers who are critical of the government are considered “security risks.”
By Nestor Corrales
The camp of former president and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo dismissed claims that she is behind the coup threats against the Aquino government.
By DJ Yap
, Leila B. Salaverria
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said on Sunday said Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla should urge President Benigno Aquino III to back the measure that would give the chief executive emergency powers to address the looming energy supply crisis and put in place lasting solutions.
By Christian V. Esguerra and Leila B. Salaverria
A day after asking senators to account for funds they had received from the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), Malacañang rejected calls on Tuesday that it release its own list of 116 projects funded by the facility, which the Supreme Court last week declared unconstitutional.
Malacañang said it was aware of the possibility that criminal cases could be filed against President Benigno Aquino III and members of his Cabinet when their terms expire in 2016.