Monthly Archives: January 2014

Army goes for the kill

MANILA — The military on Thursday gave itself 72 hours to ‘decimate’ the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters even as Malacanang warned the Moro National Liberation Front-Nur Misuari faction against coddling members of

Soldiers overrun BIFF camps, kill 53 rebels

MANILA — The military on Friday pressed its assaults on Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters’ strongholds, as it ran over the renegade group’s camps, while inflicting more deaths on the BIFF’s side with

BIFF vows to crush military offensive

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) vowed to repulse a massive assault by the military that has killed at least 40 of the group’s members after five days of

Bishops deplore delay in CARP

MANILA — The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines on Friday lamented the government’s continued delay in carrying out the land reform program and sought a dialogue with President Aquino to resolve

Binay maintains revival of cases linked to 2016 polls

MANILA — Vice President Jejomar Binay on Friday maintained that any move to revive old cases against him and his wife was indeed connected to his plan to run for the presidency

3 senators urge gov’t to apologize to HK

MANILA  - Three senators urged the administration yesterday to reconsider its decision and apologize to Hong Kong for the death of eight Hong Kong tourists in the hostage crisis in Manila in