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Pangilinan, Sotto, Recto lead senatorial pack of 2016 – Pulse Asia


If former senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan’s appointment as Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization were a ploy to boost his ratings, then it is probably working.

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace to senators: Account for DAP

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Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda: The DAP is good but all those who implemented it are criminally liable? INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Smarting from the Supreme Court’s adverse ruling last week, Malacañang now wants senators to disclose where the enormous funds they had received from its purported economic stimulus package had gone to.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Villars planning to sue personalities behind pork list

Former Senator Manny Villar and Senator  Cynthia Villar. FILE PHOTOS

Sen. Cynthia Villar on Monday said her lawyers were studying the possibility of suing the people who released Janet Lim-Napoles’ list of lawmakers allegedly involved in the pork barrel racket and the media entities that published this.

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

Weigh pros and cons of bank secrecy law lifting, BIR urged

Senator Nancy Binay.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senators cautioned the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Monday over its proposal to lift the bank secrecy law, one saying it has a “chilling effect” on the banking industry.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Edsa I song ‘Magkaisa’ still very relevant today, says Sotto


It was not a volley of gunfire but a unifying music that flowed out from a man, who found himself caught between the warring rebels and the government forces during the first People Power revolt in 1986.

Posted: February 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »