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Comelec: If you can’t lick ’em, fine ’em

Comelec Chair Sixto Brillantes: Only administrative fine INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will no longer ask elected government officials who failed to submit their campaign finance reports for the 2013 midterm elections to vacate their posts.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Jakarta governor declared winner in Indonesia’s presidential election

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The reform-minded governor of Jakarta, Joko Widodo, was Tuesday declared the winner of Indonesia’s presidential election after a closely-fought race against a controversial ex-general with deep roots in the era of strongman Suharto.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | 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 »

Marcos ‘keeping options open’ for 2016 elections

Senator Ferdinand “Bong-Bong” Marcos. AFP FILE PHOTO

Senator Ferdinand “Bong-Bong” Marcos Jr. said he is keeping his options open in 2016 though he said the “obvious” thing for him to do is to run for re-election.

Posted: June 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Arroyo asks Sandiganbayan permission to register as voter in Pampanga

Former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The camp of former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has sought the permission of the Sandiganbayan to allow Arroyo to go to her hometown Pampanga to register for the elections.

Posted: June 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »