Major corruption cases crumble as Ombudsman
RapplerMajor corruption cases crumble as Ombudsman Morales races against timeRapplerMANILA, Philippines – It's robbery without a thief. We don't know where the money is, yet we cannot point who stole it. It is mind-boggling to the ordinary taxpayer, but painstaking for the Office of the Ombudsman, which investigated and prosecuted ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 6:07 pm
Spotlight on Marawi as Maranao student leads
Philippine StarSpotlight on Marawi as Maranao student leads UP commencementPhilippine StarIt has been a tradition to offer the honorary degree to sitting chief executives, although former presidents Joseph Estrada and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declined. Both Estrada and Arroyo, however, attended the graduation and delivered remarks.
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 9:34 am
Do Christians and Muslims have to kill one
Do Christians and Muslims have to kill one another now?The Manila TimesThe government was pleased to extend it full cooperation and support, from President Fidel V. Ramos on to Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. But President B. S. Aquino 3rd, who became President in 2010 and received Pope Francis in Malacañang in January 2015 ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 9:24 am
P9.8-B aviation system 'operational' this
P9.8-B aviation system 'operational' this yearThe Manila TimesThe project, which began during the administration of then-President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo under the aegis of the ICAO, was supposed to be finished in 2005, then moved to 2007 and 2010 until it was finally abandoned for lack of ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 7:28 am
Ex-SolGen: SC to determine future of martial
Inquirer.netEx-SolGen: SC to determine future of martial lawInquirer.net4, 2009, then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declared martial law because of the Maguindanao massacre. but she lifted it nine days later. Hilbay declined to speculate on how the Supreme Court would rule. “The justices may opt to leave a legacy of ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 8:32 am
Grace Poe brings consultation to youth
Their grandfather, Lorenzo Pou, was from Majorca, Spain. FPJ died on Dec. 14, 2004, seven months after he lost to then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in an election widely perceived to be characterized by fraud. “Politics is dirty. In politics, ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:18 am
Mike’s, PSG presence with GMA will remove
Defense lawyers assured the Sandiganbayan First Division that the presence of her husband and members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) will remove the risk of flight if former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:43 am
Sereno backs Leonen dissent on Juan Ponce
The SC ruling could benefit detained former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, retired Sandiganbayan presiding justice Edilberto Sandoval told the Usaping Balita forum at the Serye restaurant in Quezon City. “The former president can invoke the Enrile ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:46 pm
Elderly prisoners, including GMA, political
MANILA, Philippines -- The humanitarian grounds invoked by the Supreme Court in allowing bail for Senator Juan Ponce Enrile could benefit other elderly and sick prisoners, including former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and political detainees ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:55 pm
Ex-Sandigan presiding justice sees bail
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo stands a good chance of being allowed to post bail following a Supreme Court decision allowing Senator Juan Ponce Enrile to post bail. Both Arroyo and Enrile were both jailed for plunder - Arroyo for the alleged misuse of half a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:50 pm