Monthly Archives: March 2016

Bongbong receives warm welcome in Aquino’s territory

TARLAC CITY — Instead of jeers, Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr. received a warm welcome in Tarlac, the bailiwick and home province of the Aquino clan. The senator drew cheers when he

Aquino blasts Duterte, Binay, Poe

MANILA — It was a proclamation rally for the Liberal Party’s candidates in Manila but President Aquino took the opportunity to speak out against three presidential candidates as he also campaigned for

Aquino rebukes Poe on maritime dispute strategy

MANILA — President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday night chided presidential candidate Senator Grace Poe on what seemed to be her choice to have an arms race with China over the South

World should urge China to follow Hague ruling – US

MANILA – The international community is expected to urge China to abide by the ruling of the international tribunal on its arbitration case against the Philippines, a US Department of State official

PH Navy gets 3 ships from Australia

MANILA — Three additional landing craft heavy ships acquired by the country from Australia arrived over the weekend, the Philippine Navy said on Monday. The three ships were the same type donated

Kim Wong admits P1B went to his company

MANILA — Businessman Kim Wong admitted during a Senate hearing on Tuesday that P1 billion of the funds allegedly stolen from the Bank of Bangladesh went to his company but said he