Fugitive Chinese govt officialnabbed, turned over to Beijing

Credit to Author: CATHERINE A. MODESTO| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:25:51 +0000

THE Bureau of Immigration (BI), together with the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC), arrested a former Chinese government official wanted in Beijing for allegedly embezzling P11 billion. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente…READ

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Kris Aquino dares Nicko Falcis to file case over threats bared in audio recording

Credit to Author: TESSA MAURICIO-ARRIOLA| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:06:39 +0000

MONDAY saw an avalanche of posting and reposting on YouTube of an alleged audio recording between estranged business partners Kris Aquino and Nicko Falcis, where the Internet celebrity threatened his…READ

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Diokno firm against release of govt workers’ pay hike without 2019 budget

Credit to Author: MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT| Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 05:11:24 +0000

THE Department of Budget and Management (DBM) reiterated that it would wait for the approval of a new budget and would answer a petition by Majority Leader Rep. Rolando Andaya…READ

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UPDATE: Several injured in powerful blast at Paris bakery – police

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 09:11:41 +0000

PARIS: A powerful explosion destroyed a bakery in central Paris on Saturday morning, injuring several people and blowing out dozens of nearby windows after a suspected gas leak, police and…READ

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Ombudsman to House: ‘Don’t drag office in feud with Budget dept’

Credit to Author: MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT| Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 22:26:01 +0000

OMBUDSMAN Samuel Martires chided the House of Representatives for allegedly “dragging” the office into its ongoing investigation against Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno over the alleged flood control fund scam in…READ

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1.3M devotees end 21-hour ‘Traslacion’ as Nazarene returns to Quiapo Church

Credit to Author: NEIL JAYSON SERVALLOS| Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 22:55:31 +0000

THE Black Nazarene finally returned to its home in Quiapo Church at about 2 a.m. on Thursday, 21 hours after it journeyed from the Quirino Grandstand in Manila the day…READ

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Black Nazarene devotees ‘honor’ Jesus Christ with ‘Traslacion’ — Tagle

Credit to Author: CATHERINE A. MODESTO| Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:59:31 +0000

THOUSANDS of devotees of the Black Nazarene began their procession from the Quirino Grandstand to its home in Quiapo Church in Manila early Wednesday in the annual religious event, which…READ

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Motorists advised to take alternate routes in Manila from Jan 7-9

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 06 Jan 2019 06:50:32 +0000

THE Manila police announced alternate routes for motorists from Monday to Wednesday to pave the way for a “peaceful” celebration of the Feast of the Black Nazarene. In an advisory,…READ

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