Sunday, March 7, 2021
 

LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT

Ensure fair trial for Gutierrez, Senate advised

THE House of Representatives has warned the Senate against talking too much about the expected impeachment trial of Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez, saying that doing...

‘6,700 govt nurses to lose jobs’

Some 6,755 contractual government nurses assigned in rural areas and poor towns will lose their jobs next year due to the P8.4-billion budget cut...

Legal battle looms over sea exploration

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Cayetano on Thursday said the Duterte administration’s plan for a joint exploration and development deal with China over South China...

House ready to extend martial law if Duterte wants it

THE House of Representatives is willing to extend martial law in Mindanao if President Rodrigo Duterte wants it, a leader at the House of...

Agri, NFA chiefs told to resign

LEADERS of the House minority bloc on Wednesday called on Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Jason Aquino and officials of...

House passes CCT bill

The House of Representatives unanimously approved a bill that seeks to institutionalize the Conditional Cash Transfer or the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), which provides...

House to pass P3.7-T budget in Oct

The House of Representatives will approve the proposed P3.757-trillion budget for 2019 on third and final reading on October 12, Majority Leader Rolando Andaya...

House OKs 100-day maternity leave bill

The House of Representatives approved the Expanded Maternity Leave Bill, which would increase paid maternity leave from 60 days to 100 days, on second...

House to quickly resolve impeach rap vs 7 justices

The House of Representatives would quickly resolve the impeachment complaint filed against seven Supreme Court justices who voted in favor of removing then Chief...

Impeach hearings vs 7 SC justices set Sept 4

Hearings by the House justice committee on an impeachment complaint against the seven Supreme Court (SC) justices who voted to oust then-Chief Justice Maria...

Duterte prefers China’s Sinopharm vaccine

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte admitted that he wants to get inoculated with a coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine manufactured by China’s Sinopharm. In his speech during...

Manila OKs limited face-to-face classes in 4 medical universities, colleges

THE Manila government on Wednesday approved the plan of four medical schools to conduct limited face-to-face classes and internship programs for their health-related courses. Mayor...

Police arrest 2 Nigerians, Filipina for online fraud

Two Nigerians and a Filipina were arrested by police for alleged online fraud and swindling, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Wednesday. Police identified...

Ex-policeman nabbed for car theft, robbery; lawyer sacked for drug use

A dismissed police officer was been arrested for carnapping and highway robbery, the Philippine National Police (PNP) reported on Wednesday. Jhovani Chua was also involved...

Rape suspect falls after 23 years in hiding

THE long arm of the law finally caught up with a rape suspect after he was arrested in Pangasinan on Tuesday by combined elements...