The Edsa People Power Revolt on Feb. 22 to 25, 1986, had a cast of thousands, many of them political and military figures who remain familiar names in recent headlines. From being Marcos allies, many have shifted loyalties to become rebel forces who, thanks to their burnished image during Edsa, were later elected local officials, senators and even President.
Defense Secretary Juan Ponce Enrile and key aides finalize Enrile’s speech in which he will proclaim himself head of a ruling junta after rebel troops led by the Reform the Armed Forces Movement (RAM) assault on Malacañang. Assault is planned for Feb. 23 at 2 a.m.
By Dona Z. Pazzibugan
The Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) has not given up on its plan to put on public display the controversial jewelry collection of former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos.
By Ramon Tulfo
President Benigno Aquino III walked the talk when he lined up at the Land Transportation Office to renew his driver’s license.
By Germelina Lacorte
Over 645 former political detainees and martial law survivors in the Davao region await the next tranche of their indemnification amid fears that some of their names may have already been deleted from the list of original survivors.
By Ramon Tulfo
Former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos doesn’t have the moral ascendancy to criticize the detention of former President Gloria as “cruel” and “not human” because she and her husband were not magnanimous toward their own enemies.
By Michael Lim Ubac
Malacañang on Thursday took exception to former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Romualdez Marcos’ remark that former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s hospital arrest was “cruel” and “unjust.”
By Leila B. Salaverria
Former first Lady and Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos lamented the continued detention of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, and described the latter’s situation as “cruel” and “not human” when she went visiting on Wednesday.
By Nestor Corrales
Former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos on Wednesday afternoon visited former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) in Quezon City.
The Sandiganbayan’s ruling that a collection of jewels owned by former first lady Imelda Marcos is “ill-gotten” potentially paves the way for an auction of the seized treasures.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
A Malacañang official on Tuesday applauded the Sandiganbayan’s order to forfeit one of the jewelry collections of former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
The Sandiganbayan First Division has ordered the forfeiture of one of the three jewelry collections of former first lady Imelda Marcos known as the Malacañang collection with a value of about $150,000 in 1986.
Martial law class suit members will get the $10 million settlement paid by the buyer of former first lady Imelda Marcos’ ill-gotten 1899 Claude Monet masterpiece beginning Jan. 27, their lawyers said on Monday.