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Grace Poe for president is still anybody’s guess

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Despite her high voter preference ratings in the latest Pulse Asia survey, Senator Grace Poe is not yet considering any “particular commitment” to run for President in 2016.

Posted: December 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace: Budget support to judiciary not a bribe

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MANILA, Philippines—Malacañang on Wednesday denied that President Benigno Aquino III’s lobbying for the judiciary budget was a form of bribe for the Supreme Court to issue a favorable decision on the administration’s Disbursement Acceleration Program and the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (Edca). “That’s not in any way suhol (bribe),” presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said in […]

Posted: December 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Photos of French president, actress prompt staff transfers

The French magazine Closer with photos of French President Francois Hollande and French actress Julie Gayet on its front page, is presented in a newspaper stall on the Champs Elysee Avenue in Paris, Friday Jan. 10, 2013. AP FILE PHOTO

Five presidential staff are being transferred after photos appeared of French President Francois Hollande with actress Julie Gayet inside the Elysee Palace, officials confirmed Friday.

Posted: November 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Palace: Nothing wrong with Aquino relaying Binay’s plea to Senate


President Benigno Aquino III has no intention to intervene in the ongoing Senate investigation on the alleged corruption allegations hurled against Vice President Jejomar Binay.

Posted: November 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Obama taps 1st black woman for attorney general

In this April 28, 2014 file photo, Loretta Lynch, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York speaks during a news conference in New York. President Obama chose Loretta Lynch as attorney general on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, which would make her the first black woman in the position. AP Photo

President Barack Obama intends to nominate a New York City federal prosecutor to become the next attorney general and the first black woman to lead the Justice Department.

Posted: November 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »