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White, black ribbons symbols of protest vs DAP

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Protests are mounting nationwide, including in Baguio City, against continuing corruption in the government. VINCENT CABREZA/INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON

Instead of yellow, white and black ribbons have sprouted on Panay Island and in Guimaras province to protest corruption under the administration of President Aquino, who won the 2010 presidential elections on a good governance platform.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Protests mount vs Aquino

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT  Antipork barrel advocates file an impeachment complaint against President Aquino in the House of Representatives.  Among the 28 petitioners are Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) secretary general Renato Reyes Jr., retired Archbishop Oscar Cruz, former Gabriela Rep. Liza Maza, Volunteers against Crime and Corruption president Dante Jimenez and Scrap Pork Network leader Mae Paner. Also in photo are Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate.  LYN RILLON

The House of Representatives on Monday accepted the first impeachment complaint filed by 28 activists led by Bagong Alyansang Makabayan against President Aquino for culpable violation of the Constitution in the implementation of the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program and betrayal of public trust.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Thai army threatens action against anti-coup rallies


Thailand’s army chief threatened Monday to “intensify law enforcement” against anti-coup protesters who have pledged to rally in Bangkok for a fourth day over the military’s seizure of power.

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Violence in north Mexico heats up; so do protests

Mexican Federal Police patrol the Centro Cultural Reynosa where Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, secretary of state of Mexico, gave a news conference in Reynosa, Tamaulipas state, Mexico on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Chong said military commanders will lead a new security plan for the border state where dozens of people have been killed in drug-related violence in 2014. AP

The bodies of 16 people were found in two different areas of a northern Mexico border state where a surge in violence in recent weeks has triggered civic protests over drug-fueled killings.

Posted: May 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

More gripes vs cops than soldiers


Vietnamese militants have strongly protested against China regarding disputed territorial waters off the Paracel Islands.

Posted: May 20th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »