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Opposition reiterates: Why aren’t Aquino allies charged?

UNA secretary general Tobias Tiangco. FILE PHOTO

What about administration legislators?

Posted: September 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

LP answers pork rap in DILG budget

Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Members of the Liberal Party on Monday lashed out at United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) secretary general Toby Tiangco for implying that a P1.9-billion allocation in the Department of Interior and Local Government’s (DILG) budget for 2014 was the LP’s pork barrel.

Posted: August 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA smells something fishy in DILG’s 2014 budget

UNA secretary general Toby Tiangco: Something fishy. SENATE POOL FILE PHOTO

The oppositionist United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) is raising a ruckus over some P1.9 billion in the 2014 budget of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) that has been allocated for housing, climate change and potable water projects.

Posted: August 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA seeing ‘daang madilim’ on May 13

Rep. Toby Tiangco, campaign manager of UNA. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Will another massive power interruption leave voters literally in the dark on Monday?

Posted: May 10th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

UNA consolidates support from local officials, allies


The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) is consolidating local officials’ support in the run-up to the elections, and one of its candidates is working the phones to make sure friends and allies will stay with him up to May 13.

Posted: May 6th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Anti-dynasty bets go head on with political scions

FORMER Sen. Juan Miguel Zubiri of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) is the latest to sign up for the 3rd Inquirer Senate Forum in Cebu today, which will center on the issue of political dynasties.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Team PNoy links to Arroyo cited


It’s not as if Team PNoy is free of any links with former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

Posted: April 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA running low on funds, says JV

Senatorial candidate JV Ejercito Estrada said funding had become a problem for the United Nationalist Alliance.

Posted: April 11th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

‘Outgunned,’ but UNA sure of Binay win in 2016 polls


The United Nationalist Alliance concedes that it is thoroughly outgunned by President Aquino’s Liberal Party in the local elections in May based on the number of candidates. But come 2016, local officials would go for Presidential contender Jejomar Binay, says UNA’s campaign manager.

Posted: April 11th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Magsaysay, UNA bets banking on Garcia allies for win

United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) senatorial candidates like Zambales Rep. Mitos Magsaysay are banking on the clout of the Garcias and their allies in order to win votes in next month’s elections.

Posted: April 9th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

UNA taps Jinggoy Estrada as main endorser, whether brother JV likes it or not

SenateJinggoy Estrada  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Despite the recent spat between former Joseph Estrada’s sons, the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) will still try to convince Sen. Jinggoy Estrada to join the group’s sorties throughout the country to help boost its candidates’ chances at the polls, according to campaign manager Toby Tiangco.

Posted: April 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA candidates skip evacuation centers

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The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) on Tuesday courted votes in typhoon-ravaged Compostela Valley but steered clear of evacuation centers.

Posted: March 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA reaches out to the deaf

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In a campaign that has become heavy on gimmickry and light on earnest platform, the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) on Sunday announced here a sensible addition to its coming sorties—sign language interpreters.

Posted: March 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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  6. DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
  8. Estrada, Gigi Reyes denied access to evidence from other respondents
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  10. DOJ orders arrest of Cedric Lee
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  10. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’


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