Thursday, January 21, 2021
 

RALPH VILLANUEVA

PCSO ‘cheated’ govt – Palace

THE Philippine government was “cheated” of its rightful share by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) and that prompted President Rodrigo Duterte to stop...

Duterte pledges P40M for new Batanes hospital

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday vowed to allot P40 million to build a new hospital in Batanes. The President and Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go,...

Palace: PCSO ‘cheated’ govt of ‘rightful shares’ from games  

THE Philippine government was "cheated" of its rightful shares from the games sanctioned by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), which prompted President Rodrigo...

UPDATE: Duterte to visit quake-hit Batanes

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will visit Batanes this Sunday, Malacanang said, a day after the island was struck by an earthquake that killed at least...

UPDATE: Duterte vetoes Security of Tenure bill

IT'S for real, this time. President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed the security of tenure bill, Malacanang announced Friday. Palace Spokesman Salvador Panelo texted the reporters of...

Palace: Duterte might veto bill ending ‘endo’

MALACAÑANG on Thursday said President Rodrigo Duterte might consider vetoing Senate Bill 1826, or the Security of Tenure (SoT) measure, after one of his...

Ooops . . . Palace errs on Duterte ‘veto’ of Security of Tenure bill

MINUTES after announcing that President Rodrigo Duterte vetoed the Security of Tenure bill late Thursday night, Malacanang recalled its statement and said the measure...

Duterte vetoes Security of Tenure bill

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte vetoed the Security of Tenure (SOT) bill, Malacanang said on Thursday night. The veto comes a day after Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto...

Palace vows legal aid to Filipina nabbed for drug possession in Malaysia

MALACANANG on Thursday vowed to help a Filipina who may be facing a death sentence after she was arrested in Malaysia for alleged involvement...

Phisgoc remains in charge of SEA Games preparation

Despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s statement that the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc), amid corruption allegations, should stay away from the country’s preparation...

Duterte sends ‘warmest greetings, best wishes’ to Biden, Harris

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte extended to  United States President Joseph "Joe" Biden Jr. and Vice President Kamala Harris his “warmest greetings and best wishes”. Presidential spokesman...

ABS-CBN’s ‘ASAP Natin ‘To’, ‘FPJ: Da King’ head to TV5

ABS-CBN’s long-time running musical variety show, “ASAP Natin 'To” and “FPJ: Da King,” are headed to TV5. Beginning Sunday, January 24, TV5 will simulcast...

World hopes for renewed cooperation with US under Biden

MEXICO CITY: World leaders welcomed into their ranks the new United States President Joe Biden, noting their most pressing problems, including the Covid-19 pandemic...

House panel OKs power to President to suspend SSS contribution hike

THE House of Representatives' Committee on Government Enterprises and Privatization approved on Thursday a bill granting the President the power to suspend the scheduled...

LPA brings heavy rains over 3 Northern Luzon provinces — Pagasa

THE tail-end of a frontal system being fanned by a low pressure area (LPA) is bringing moderate to heavy and even intense rains over...