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Palace files most famous appeal in PH history

Members of a militant youth  group troop outside the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) and burn photos of DBM Secretary Butch Abad as they call for his and President Benigno Simeon Aquino's resignation and hold them accountable for the misuse of public funds. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC

Below are excerpts from the Solicitor General’s motion for reconsideration in the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) case, whose filing was announced by President Aquino in a televised address to the nation on July 14.

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

Aquino determined, unfazed on eve of penultimate Sona

President Benigno S. Aquino III INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III is set to deliver Monday afternoon (July 28) his penultimate State of the Nation Address (Sona) amid a backdrop of growing discontent over his Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) and impatience over his promised inclusive growth.

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

Aquino wants a Bangsamoro basic law he can endorse ‘with conviction’

President Benigno Aquino III. AP FILE PHOTO

Saying he wanted to push the Bangsamoro Basic Law “with conviction,” President Benigno Aquino III has made it clear that the document would have to be “consistent” with the historic peace agreement signed with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) last March 27.

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

Senators scored for probing own crime

Finance Secretary
Cesar Purisima
(from left), Budget
Secretary Florencio
Abad and
Planning Secretary
Arsenio Balisacan
appear at the Senate
hearing on the
Program of
the Aquino

How can the culprits investigate their own crime?

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Impeachment rap for Aquino, plunder case for VP Binay: ‘That’s democracy’

Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr.: Part of democracy. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The President has been accused of violating the Constitution while the Vice President, of committing plunder, all in the name of democracy, according to Malacañang.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »