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Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this

Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares AP FILE PHOTO

Revenue commissioner Kim Henares went on the defensive and said she did not start the frenzy over welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s tax woes.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino to public: Learn to sacrifice

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President Benigno S. Aquino III.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

If Jesus Christ was able to sacrifice himself, the people should also be willing to make their own sacrifices. That was the gist of President Benigno Aquino III Lenten message this year.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Employers told to abide by overtime rules for holiday work

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Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz

The Department of Labor and Employment reminded employers Tuesday to abide by the pay rules for the Holy Week holidays.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino, Pacquiao to meet if time permits – Palace

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Timothy Bradley (R) and Manny Pacquiao battle during their 12 round World Boxing Organization welterweight title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, April 12, 2014. Pacquiao won by unanimous decision. AP

New World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao will arrive in the country this week but it might take a while before a courtesy call with President Benigno Aquino III is arranged.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Tribe relying on sea for work being relocated to bunkhouses

Badjao evacuees, like Sani Hadjani, 48, live on the street in Cawa-cawa village, Zamboanga City, which is near to where they make a living—the sea. EDWIN BACASMAS

For the second time in just seven months, dozens of Badjao families were forcibly uprooted from their new-found home in Cawa-cawa village here for still unknown reasons.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Binay pushes for regularization of barangay officials

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Vice President Jejomar Binay

Vice President Jejomar Binay renewed his call for barangay (village) officials to become regular government employees so they would receive mandated benefits.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Venezuela’s opposition to meet with government

Ramon Guillermo Aveledo, executive secretary for the opposition Democratic Unity alliance, center, Lara's state Governor Henry Falcon, left, and opposition Congressman Omar Barbosa give a news conference after meeting with President Nicolas Maduro at the Foreign Ministry in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. AP

Key leaders of Venezuela’s opposition have agreed to sit down with President Nicolas Maduro’s government for talks aimed at defusing the nation’s political crisis, now entering its third month.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Arroyo asks Sandigan to allow family in VMMC on birthday

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

Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo asked the Sandiganbayan on Tuesday to allow her immediate family a three day pass for her 67th birthday celebration on April 5.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

MILF: 2016 polls crucial to success of Mindanao peace process

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President Benigno S. Aquino III huddles with Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), led by its chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, for a group photo souvenir during the Courtesy Call at the President’s Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

The next president of the country must be able to nurture the gains of the peace process that the administration of President Benigno Aquino has achieved with Moro rebels to ensure continued security and stability in Mindanao.

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Cry no more, Juana, help would soon abound

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gabriela

Lawmakers have taken up the cudgels for women with disabilities by calling for the hiring of court sign language interpreters.

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Central Mindanao accounts for largest number of graft cases in Mindanao

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Central Mindanao beats other Mindanao regions in the number of officials facing graft charges lodged in the Office of the Ombudsman, according to Deputy Ombudsman for Mindanao Rodolfo Elman.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Ombudsman wants Corona assets back

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Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales and former Chief Justice Renato Corona. SENATE POOL FILE PHOTOS

The Office of the Ombudsman on Thursday asked the Sandiganbayan to freeze and seize over P130 million worth of allegedly ill-gotten assets of former Chief Justice Renato Corona and his wife Cristina, saying that the value of the properties they had acquired over a nine-year period was out of proportion to their lawful income.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

PMA chief Olarte slapped with tax evasion rap

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Leo Olarte, M.D., PMA president. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/www.philippinemedicalassociation.org

Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Commissioner Kim Henares said she only granted the request of Philippine Medical Association (PMA) President Dr. Leo Olarte to file tax raps against a doctor she knows is not paying proper taxes.

Posted: March 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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