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Governor Edgardo Tallado says illegal mining charge vs him mudslinging


Gov. Edgardo Tallado said the illegal mining allegations hurled against him by some residents in Labo town, this province, were “very early political black propaganda” designed to destroy his reputation.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Bulacan town mayor cleared of murder rap

Mayor Cipriano Violago Jr. is now a free man, after a Bulacan regional trial court dismissed charges that he took part in the 2013 murder of a police officer.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Aquino encourages local officials to join LP


President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday told more than 1,200 mayors and politicians who are not his allies that they are welcome to join the Liberal Party.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

De Oro ‘pork’ war rages

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The war between Mayor Oscar Moreno and members of the majority block of the city council rages over the mayor’s refusal to give discretionary funds, or what can be considered pork barrel, to the councilors, an ally of the mayor said.

Posted: February 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Politicians in power for 32 years accused of harassment


The arraignment of 57 people sued for sedition by Baybay City Mayor Carmen Cari has been deferred amid accusations of political harassment against Cari, a Liberal Party (LP) member.

Posted: February 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

2 mayors hinder town governance


This town has two “mayors,” both claiming to have legal basis for their assumption to office.

Posted: October 28th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

More cops sent to Sicogon to defuse tension

SICOGON Island was a top international tourist destination before Boracay Island became popular.

More police will be deployed to Sicogon Island in Carles town, Iloilo province, to help diffuse the rising tension between several residents and a property developer.

Posted: October 20th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Mayor removed for false info


The Commission on Elections (Comelec) en banc removed a Samar town mayor from office for giving false information on his certificate of candidacy (COC).

Posted: October 14th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Suspended mayor boasts of husband’s capability


Suspended Mayor Cynthia Moreno of Aloguinsan, Cebu, said she is confident that her husband, the town’s vice mayor, would be a worthy temporary successor to her while she serves her suspension over a graft case.

Posted: October 8th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Calabarzon PNP names 28 ‘areas of concern’


The police in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) have identified 28 out of 4,011 villages in the region as election hotspots and placed them under a tight security watch in connection with the barangay (village) elections on Oct. 28.

Posted: September 29th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Suit arises from row on blanket authority for governor


A member of the provincial board who tried to block a move to grant blanket authority to the province’s governor to sign contracts and enter into deals has sued the governor’s brother for direct assault and slander.

Posted: September 4th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Slay plot vs mayor bared

Police arrested an Olongapo City resident last week for allegedly plotting to kill Subic Mayor Jefferson Khonghun.

Posted: August 30th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Mayor to revive City Vice Squad

CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama said he would revive the Vice Squad to inspect night spots and entertainment places to check if they are complying with city ordinances.

Posted: July 13th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
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  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
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  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  4. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
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  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
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  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
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  5. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
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  7. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
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