January 2, 2019 1:35 AM De Lima sponsors Senate proposal regulating public solicitation
Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima has recommended the approval of a measure that seeks to better regulate the practice of public solicitation in the country and ensure that proceeds raised are utilized for the intended purpose. De Lima, chair of the Senate Committee on Social Justice, Welfare and Rural Development, has reported out Senate Bill (SB) No. 2111, also referred 124
October 18, 2018 5:11 AM 3 cops killed, 3 others wounded in Camarines Sur ambush
LEGAZPI CITY – Three policemen were killed, while three others were wounded when unidentified armed men attacked them while on security escort in Lupi town in Camarines Sur Thursday morning. Chief Insp. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, spokesperson of the Bicol police, said the policemen were providing security escort for Food and Drug Administration Director 81
October 6, 2018 7:26 AM WATCH: Ano ang dapat abangan sa 'Magpakailanman' episode nina Jason Francisco at Boobsie?
Nag-share sina Jason Francisco, Maureen Larrazabal at Rob Moya ng kani-kanilang experience sa pagganap sa 'Magpakailanman: The Gilbert and Villa Magana Story.' Bumisita ang ilang sa mga guest celebrity sa episode ng Magpakailanman kahapon, October 5 sa Talk To Papa nina Papa Obet at Papa Marky. Mapapanood sa kuwento ng "Fat and Thin, Ikaw Pa Rin: The Gilbert 68
August 30, 2018 11:43 AM Meet First Gen's visionary boss Francis Giles Puno
MANILA - First Gen president and COO Francis Giles Puno believes that a leader should have a vision to drive his team to success. Puno, who heads the country's largest clean energy firm, said a leader should always think ahead. "By looking at the future, hopefully creating a vision behind that, I think that's an important aspect of being a leader," Puno said in an exclusive 156
August 11, 2018 8:43 AM P35-B DOH budget cut may lead to job loss and fewer services, solon warns
MANILA—Removing P35 billion from the Department of Health's 2019 budget may result in job cuts and fewer health services for the public, a lawmaker said Friday. The department's proposed 2019 budget was reduced to P74 billion after the executive branch decided to slow down the agency's Health Facilities Enhancement Program (HFEP) that seeks to build 31
August 4, 2018 5:04 AM WATCH: Trailer for 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral'
MANILA - The trailer for the historical biopic "Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral" is finally out. Released nearly a month before its showing, the film preview poses the question: "Ano ba ang halaga ng isang bayani?" (What is the value of a hero?) Viewers are treated to a glimpse of the life of one of the youngest generals during the Philippine revolution, Gregorio 46
July 25, 2018 2:07 AM Ex-CA Justice Ricardo Puno Sr. passes away
Former Court of Appeals (CA) Associate Justice Ricardo C. Puno has passed away at the age of 95, his son confirmed Wednesday. In a Facebook post, former Deputy Speaker Roberto “Robbie” Puno said: “Today, my dad, Justice Ricardo C. Puno Sr., joined his Creator.” Puno served as CA Associate Justice from 1973 to 1978 under the Marcos dictatorship, according 16
July 25, 2018 1:32 AM Ex-Justice Ricardo Puno Sr. passes away
MANILA - Retired judge Ricardo Puno, Sr. has passed away, his family confirmed Wednesday. "Today, my dad, Justice Ricardo C. Puno Sr., joined his Creator," his son, former House Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno, said in a Facebook post. Puno spent 22 years in public service, according to his profile at Puno & Puno Law Offices, the law firm he founded with his son Ricardo 22
July 23, 2018 4:59 AM Friendship ni Bela at Kim, paano nga ba nagsimula?
MANILA -- Napuno ng katatawanan ang naging guesting ng Kapamilya stars na sina Bela Padilla at Kim Chiu sa "Gandang Gabi Vice" nitong Linggo. Dito, ikinuwento ni Bela at Kim kung paano nagsimula ang kanilang friendship sa pagdalo sa isang birthday party. “Birthday ni Direk Andoy and Direk Dan [Dan Villegas] nangyari sa isang gabi lahat 'yun,” sabi ni Bela. “Kami 'yung 73
July 11, 2018 5:30 PM Alvarez pushes No-El, cites House overload
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday said the administration should consider postponing the mid-term elections in 2019 if it is determined to push the proposed shift to a federal form of government. A postponement, he added, would be practical as Congress has a full plate with several administration measures, such as Charter change, the Bangsamoro 40