February 2017

230,000 teachers and health professionals to be hired until 2020

The Philippine government has to hire 230,000 teachers and health professionals until 2020 according to Makati City Representative Luis Jose Angel N. Campos, Jr. The lawmaker said, the government anticipates the hiring of 52,562 health practitioners [...]

Transport group to hold a transport strike on Monday

Transport groups in the Philippines will hold a nationwide transport strike on February 27, 2017.  This is in response to the plan of the government to phase out the old model jeepneys as the public utility [...]

Cayetano: to push again the war against drugs

On Saturday, Senator Alan Peter Cayetano persistently persuade President Rodrigo Duterte to launch again the war against drugs.  Sen Cayetano said that the drug trade has come after the President ordered the Philippined National Police (PNP) [...]

Visually Impaired Singer to Tawag Finals

Visually impaired singer from Bacolod City in the person of Carl Malone Montecido is qualified to the grand finals of the Tawag ng Tanghalan of It’s Showtime noontime program.  He won the slot on Saturday episode [...]

Davao Death Squad paid for every killings, said cop

    A controversial Davao Death Squad (DDS) was paid from P20,000 to P100,00 depending on the profile of target, said SPO3 Arthur Lascañas. The Senate resource person tagged the cop as the team leader of [...]

HRW: cases against De Lima “politically motivated”

  The Department of Justice has already filed a drug related case against Senator Leila De Lima to Munitinlupa Regional Trial Court based on the testimonies of several high-profile inmates who accused her of accepting drug [...]

Duterte vs Trillanes on money laundering

  “Political Bluff”, this is how Senator Antonio Trillanes IV describes the order of President Rodrigo Duterte to Anti-Money Laudering Council (AMLC). “Wine-welcome ko yan pero iko-call ko yang bluff na yan. Kasi alam niya na [...]

DOJ files drug cases agaisnt Sen. De Lima

Three criminal cases against Senator Leila de Lima has been filed by the Department of Justice (DOJ) before the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court (RTC) for her alleged involvement in the illegal drug trade inside the national [...]

De Lima on possible arrest

  Senator Leila de Lima is prepared for the possibility of being arrested for a drug-related case if the Department of Justice will release a resolution of probable cause. The lady senator is still on what she [...]

President Duterte: to witness the CCLEX Groundbreaking Ceremony

  To address the traffic problem in Cebu which is considered to be one of the busiest places outside Metro Manila, construction of an expressway has been proposed by the Duterte administration.  After a long year [...]