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Senate committee probing Malampaya Fund scam urged: Call Napoles


“It would be unfair to blame everything on her and then not give her the opportunity to answer.” Even if she will just invoke her right to remain silent, Janet Lim-Napoles has to be invited to the Senate’s investigation of the alleged misuse of the Malampaya Fund, Senators Francis Escudero and JV Ejercito insisted in radio interviews on Sunday.

Posted: December 1st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

UK man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court

In this image made available by South Wales Police shows a video image Alan Knight,of Swansea south Wales, right, in a supermarket in Bishopís Cleeve in western England in June 2014. Alan Knight a fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets. Alan Knight of Swansea, Wales, stole more than 40,000 pounds ($64,000) from the bank account of an elderly neighbor with Alzheimer's disease, prosecutors said. (AP Photo/South Wales Police)

He might have got away with it if it hadn’t been for his supermarket loyalty card.

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Con artist who sold condo unit to several buyers arrested in Cavite


The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group arrested over the weekend an alleged female con artist who has been duping her clients by selling a condominium unit to several buyers.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

QC folk win big land dispute in CA


The Court of Appeals (CA) has voided the decision of a Quezon City judge who awarded a 23.7-hectare prime property in Tandang Sora, Quezon City, to claimant Wilfredo Sumulong Torres.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Appellate court rules in favor of homeowners in QC land dispute

Alleged land grabber Wilfredo Torres. INQUIRER PHOTO

The Court of Appeals has voided a decision by a local court awarding a 23.7-hctare property in Quezon City to claimant Wilfredo Torres, saying he committed “extrinsic fraud” in the civil suit that left thousands of home and property owners in the dark about the case.

Posted: October 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »