Monthly Archives: November 2014

Group calls Aquino Obama of Southeast Asia

MANILA  - A website that analyzes global terrorism has likened President Aquino to US President Barack Obama, saying both leaders have downplayed the threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and

No DNA match in Laude case

OLONGAPO CITY —The DNA sample of a detained American soldier did not match the traces of DNA obtained from two used condoms at the motel room where transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude was

Ona still health chief – Palace

MANILA —Malacañang has extended indefinitely the leave of absence imposed by President Benigno Aquino III on Health Secretary Enrique Ona pending a review of his explanation on his controversial choice of an

Maserati driver: ‘I was the victim’

MANILA —Businessman Joseph Russel Ingco surfaced on Friday, claiming that contrary to the account of traffic enforcer Jorbe Adriatico,  he was the victim in the controversial mauling incident. He said he would

DFA opens temporary processing scheme for OFWs

MANILA – A temporary passport express processing scheme has been implemented by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) for overseas Filipino workers. The DFA started the scheme last November 24 at all

Suicide bombers kill 120 people in Nigeria

KANO, Nigeria — At least 120 people were killed and 270 others wounded on Friday when two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire during weekly prayers at the mosque