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‘There’s still time for Charter change’

President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

President Aquino believes there is still time to amend the Constitution to lift the provision limiting him to a single term, if he should decide to seek a fresh mandate.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Military backs Bangsamoro law to end Mindanao conflict

Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang, Jr. AFP PUBLIC AFFAIRS

With the draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law in Congress, the Armed Forces of the Philippines has expressed support for the measure that could resolve the conflict in Mindanao.

Posted: September 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court

Gay Marriage - Nevada

For the first time since it declared California’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional, the federal appeals court will hear arguments over same-sex weddings.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

LP sees passage of FOI, Anti-Dynasty bills before Aquino term ends

Interior Secretary Mar Roxas.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

There is a high chance that before the term of President Benigno Aquino III ends in 2016, the Freedom of Information (FOI) and the Anti-Dynasty bills will be signed into law now that the Liberal Party (LP) has declared its support for the two measures.

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

Alabang terminal opens to provincial buses Wednesday

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Starting Wednesday, more than 500 provincial buses from Southern Luzon, which do not have terminals at their designated end points in Metro Manila will now be accommodated at the temporary terminal in Alabang, Muntinlupa, after the city government ironed out a provisional traffic plan with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Land Transportation and Franchise Regulatory Board (LTFRB).

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »