By Tarra Quismundo
Complaining the Supreme Court has not lifted a finger on the matter more than 40 days since its attention was called, the Knights of Rizal is asking the high court once more to immediately stop the construction of DMCI Homes’ controversial Torre de Manila, saying allowing the “eyesore” to rise despite a pending legal case would forever mar the backdrop of the country’s foremost monument to Jose Rizal.
By Fran Katigbak
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) joined the critics of a local government-approved condominium project near Rizal Park in Manila, and agreed that the structure would spoil the view of the monument of national hero Dr. Jose Rizal.
By TJ Burgonio
The Senate will inspect the sightline of Dr. Jose Rizal’s monument in Manila which, according to heritage activists and Netizens, will be permanently spoiled by a high-rise condominium.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Members of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines have started to march their way to Rizal Park to join the anti-pork protest.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
In anticipation of a massive crowd as anti-pork barrel protesters gather at Rizal Park on Monday, the Manila District Traffic Enforcement Unit (MDTEU) advised motorists to change their routes as portion of Roxas Boulevard will be closed to traffic.