Monthly Archives: March 2015

‘Get SAF 44 killers before BBL passage’

MANILA  - Lawmakers are demanding the arrest of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) fighters involved in the killing of 44 policemen in Mamasapano before the approval of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic

Peace summit draws scrutiny

MANILA — The creation of a five-man peace council may well be Malacañang’s last-ditch effort to save the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), the House independent bloc said over the weekend as Senator

Military ends offensive versus Moro rebels

MANILA  - The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) announced today the cessation of an all out offensive versus the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Front (BIFF) Islamic rebels. “Effective today (March 30), the

Gov’t loses bid to stop hearing on TRO favoring Junjun Binay

MANILA — The Court of Appeals Sixth Division denied the government’s move to stop the hearing on the restraining order issued in favor of Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay, citing judicial

Sandigan upholds freeze order on Jinggoy’s alleged pork loot

MANILA — The Sandiganbayan Fifth Division upheld with finality its order temporarily freezing P184 million in assets believed to be the loot of detained Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada in the pork barrel

P61M tax case vs Napoles, husband approved

MANILA, — The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday found probable cause to indict businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles and her husband for tax evasion. Napoles, a detained plunder suspect behind the pork