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Not too late to do a Robredo


President Noynoy should read between the lines: If something happens to retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan in detention, he would be held responsible by the military.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

Robredo’s ‘tsinelas leadership’ remembered

‘TSINELAS’ SHOWS THE WAY Some 5,000 students, employees, friends and relatives of former Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo join the 4-kilometer Tsinelas Walk in Naga City on his second death anniversary on Monday. Led by Robredo’s widow, Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo (third from left), the
“walkathon” highlighted the former Naga mayor’s favorite footwear that, people said, showed how ready he was to get his feet wet while doing his job. ALLAN REY CAMATA/CONTRIBUTOR

Call it following in his footsteps, a tribute to the man whom many extol for his “tsinelas (slipper) leadership.”

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Jesse Robredo ‘a good example’


Ernie Verdadero, former mayor of Milaor town in Camarines Sur province, who officiated the civil marriage of Jesse Robredo and Maria Leonor “Leni” Gerona, recalled Jesse in his late 20s as a simple guy, with no hint of larger-than-life image when he died at the age of 54.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Ex-police aide of late DILG chief Robredo shot dead in Makati City


A retired policeman, who reportedly worked for the late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo when he was still the mayor of Naga City and during Robredo’s term as Cabinet secretary at the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), was shot dead by unidentified men at his own residence in Makati City on Saturday night.

Posted: August 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Senate OKs bills on tobacco warning, INC and Robredo holidays, 3 others

Senate Session Hall.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading six measures, including a bill that would require picture-based health warnings on tobacco products.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »