Monthly Archives: December 2015

8 Abus, Army soldier killed in Sulu clash

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Eight Abu Sayyaf gunmen and one government soldier were killed as government troops and Abu Sayyaf bandits clashed anew in Sulu on Wednesday. Maj. Filemon Tan, Jr., spokesperson of

Civilians arm selves vs BIFF

KIDAPAWAN CITY, Cotabato — Residents of a remote village in M’lang town in North Cotabato, majority of whom are Ilonggo settlers, have started arming themselves to protect their lives, properties, and livelihood

Pope slams Mindanao killings

MANILA – Pope Francis condemned the killing of innocent Filipinos in Mindanao by the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters on Christmas Eve. In a telegram sent to Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo, the

Grace wants 3 justices to inhibit from disqualification case

MANILA – After securing a restraining order against her disqualification in next year’s presidential election, Sen. Grace Poe now wants three justices of the Supreme Court (SC) out of her cases. In

Poe rants vs Comelec: I’m not a liar

MANILA — A day after getting reprieve from the Supreme Court on the disqualification suits against her, Sen. Grace Poe on Tuesday slammed the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for supposedly insinuating that

Remains of 3 suspected parents of Poe exhumed

ILOILO CITY —The remains of a woman and two men “suspected” to be the biological parents of Sen. Grace Poe have been exhumed on Guimaras Island to gather specimens for DNA testing.