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PNoy, Binay and Roxas

It looks like political news and events in 2015 will revolve around President Benigno Aquino (PNoy), Vice President Jejomar Binay and Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Mar Roxas as they all have a major role to play in preparation for the 2016 presidential election. 429 more words

Government

No tax exemption for Pacquiao, please

What is so special about boxing champion Manny Pacquiao that some of his colleagues at the House of Representatives, of all people and place, are clamoring that he be exempted from paying taxes, especially in his upcoming fight against American Floyd Mayweather? 526 more words

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A depressing consequence of the Mamasapano encounter

At the MSN website on national issues there is a poll survey asking the question: Who should be prosecuted for the deaths of SAF 44? As I write, those who participated had President Benigno Aquino (PNoy) at 39%, the MILF at 34%, Alan Purisima at 19%, Getulio Napeñas at 6%, Mar Roxas and Leonardo Espina at 1% each. 525 more words

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A Fast for our Future

THE FAST

When:Monday, March 2 through Thursday, March 5.

How:Fast in any particular way that God speaks to your heart.

Purpose:For the United States to hear the cry of Prime Minister Netanyahu’s… 67 more words

Announcement

Honasan belie Almonte claims in his memoir

As soon as the national papers reported the launching of former National Security Adviser Jose T. Almonte’s life story, “Endless Journey: a Memoir”, where former Lieutenant Colonel, now Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan was put on the spot when an excerpt was specifically mentioned about the latter being involved in the plot to kill the despot Ferdinand Marcos and his family, I immediately knew that Gringo won’t take this sitting down and that, more sooner than later, he will issue not only a denial but a tongue-lashing as well. 2,740 more words

National News

Basketball import expelled for making rude remarks at Pacquiao

This is one pathetic episode in the history of Philippine sports where a basketball player, an import at that, was sacked, fined and sent home packing just because he told the truth. 341 more words

National News

PNoy’s uncouth manners exposing him to more criticisms

What ever dilemma President Benigno Aquino (PNoy) is facing today he has only himself to blame. He is probably most concern about how history will judge his presidency when his term comes to end in 2016. 760 more words

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