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Cops can’t beat up suspects–Pimentel

Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III

Should crime suspects be tortured even if they hurt police officers?

Posted: December 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA exposé vs Mercado doesn’t clear Vice President Binay

Ernesto Mercado

Allegations that former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado amassed ill-gotten wealth and used dummies do not necessarily negate his corruption accusations against his erstwhile ally, Vice President Jejomar Binay, Senators Aquilino Pimentel III and Antonio Trillanes IV said on Thursday.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

After ‘dud’ of a testimony, Pimentel rethinks Drilon probe

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Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III

MANILA, Philippines—After the testimony of the main witness turned out to be a “dud,” Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has expressed reservations about the blue ribbon committee’s conducting a second hearing on the P700-million Iloilo Convention Center (ICC) overpricing allegations. Pimentel said he would suggest that the committee forego a second hearing, but committee chair […]

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Each room of Makati school cost P24.6M, says Trillanes


The high school building was above average compared to other public schools, but did we pay the right price?

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Noted: Senate probe of Iloilo center ‘friendly’

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Former provincial administrator Manuel Mejorada. NOY MORCOSO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

More senators turned up on Thursday at the Senate inquiry into the controversial Iloilo Convention Center (ICC) and sounded more genial to the guests.

Posted: November 14th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »