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Create writ for drug suspects, SC asked
by Marvin Sy - April 28, 2017 - 12:00am
The Supreme Court (SC) has been asked to act on President Duterte’s war on illegal drugs and create a new procedure to protect drug suspects and serve justice to victims of extrajudicial killings.
Ex-DOTC chief Abaya may face raps over unusable trains
by Marvin Sy - April 28, 2017 - 12:00am
If there is sufficient evidence, charges will be filed against former transportation secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya and other officials in connection with the 48 unusable commuter train coaches of the Metro Rail Transit...
Probe into barrio doctors’ killings sought
by Marvin Sy - April 21, 2017 - 12:00am
A senator has called for an investigation into the killings of volunteer doctors to the barrios, saying it is a “crime against the people.”
‘Pinoys appreciative of drug war’
by Marvin Sy - April 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Despite the lower public satisfaction with President Duterte’s war on illegal drugs, Malacañang yesterday claimed that the campaign continues to enjoy the “deep appreciation” of Filipin...
Sympathizers financing my Singapore trip — Lascañas
by Marvin Sy - April 12, 2017 - 12:00am
Retired Senior Police Officer 3 Arthur Lascañas, a self-confessed Davao death squad (DDS) member, yesterday admitted getting financial assistance from people sympathizing to his plight for his stay outside...
Leila forgives ‘Judases’ in her life
by Marvin Sy - April 12, 2017 - 12:00am
In the spirit of Lent, Sen. Leila de Lima has chosen to forgive the “Judases” in her life who she said lied and helped put her where she is now.
Senate probe into Bulacan housing occupation on
by Marvin Sy - April 9, 2017 - 12:00am
The Senate inquiry into the government’s housing programs will push through despite the decision of President Duterte to allow members of the urban poor group Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (Kadamay) to own...
IPU to send team to probe Leila case
by Marvin Sy - April 7, 2017 - 12:00am
The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) is sending a fact-finding mission to the Philippines to check on the case of Sen. Leila de Lima, who is in detention over her alleged involvement in the illegal drug trade.
Poe bill seeks to draw Pinoy scientists back home
by Marvin Sy - April 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Sen. Grace Poe has called for the grant of incentives and privileges to help entice Filipino scientists working overseas to return to the country and share what they have learned.
Senators oppose moves to lower age of discernment
by Marvin Sy - April 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Senators have opposed proposals to lower the age of criminal liability, as pushed by President Duterte, saying it will not rehabilitate youth offenders.
Leila slams Rody’s mockery of European Parliament
by Marvin Sy - April 2, 2017 - 12:00am
Sen. Leila de Lima slammed President Duterte’s calling the European Parliament members “naïve” for demanding her immediate release, asserting that its members – and even a silent majority...
Trillanes on Rody accounts: P2 B not P200 M
by Marvin Sy - April 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV yesterday corrected President Duterte with regard to the P200 million that he had allegedly stashed away in bank accounts.
LP senators take up cudgels for Phl media
by Marvin Sy - April 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Senators from the Liberal Party (LP) yesterday reminded President Duterte that being criticized in the media is something he should expect as president and is necessary for preserving democracy.
Ping agrees: Not all drug-related deaths EJKs
by Marvin Sy - March 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Sen. Panfilo Lacson agrees with Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa that the over 7,000 killings that took place in the country since President Duterte assumed office should not...
Climate deal to take effect on April 22
by Marvin Sy - March 25, 2017 - 12:00am
The Philippines’ observance of Earth Day on April 22 will be more meaningful and historic as it is now truly united with the world in protecting the environment, Sen. Loren Legarda said yesterday.
Senators pay tribute to Shahani
by Marvin Sy - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
Senators past and present honored former senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani in necrological rites held at the Senate yesterday.
Trillanes to Rody: Just answer allegations
by Marvin Sy - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte should just answer the allegations raised against him instead of responding with lies, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV said yesterday.
Beijing to Rody: No structures in Panatag
by Marvin Sy - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
China has assured President Duterte there will be no construction in Panatag Shoal, denying earlier reports that it would pursue plans to put up a monitoring station in the disputed area in the West Philippine...
Hazard pay for court officials in danger zones pushed
by Marvin Sy - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
Sen. Leila de Lima is pushing for the grant of hazard pay for court officials assigned in high-risk areas.
Speaker: Second wave of House purge in May
by Marvin Sy - March 17, 2017 - 12:00am
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