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Azkals blank Maldives in friendly ahead of Uzbekistan clash

INQUIRER.net

By: Randolph B. Leongson, September 3rd, 2015 10:07 PM

Sluggish in their first match in two months, the Philippine Azkals slipped past …

Maldives

Lessons on religion from the INC protest

All the way from New York I felt the collective rage of people stuck in traffic along EDSA on Friday night, August 29. When the religious minority …

Protest

Woman killed, 2 hurt in White Plains shooting

A woman died while two men were still in the hospital after they were shot Tuesday evening along Katipunan Avenue, Barangay White Plains, Quezon …

General’s son ‘not sorry’ for killing woman in White Plains, QC

INQUIRER.net

September 3rd, 2015 07:58 AM

A woman died while two other passengers in this van were wounded after it was strafed on Tuesday night, …

San Francisco Bay Area

Woman lawmaker behind new P500M pork scam

A congresswoman and the wife of a Bulacan representative are among 15 operators of bogus nongovernment organizations (NGOs) that allegedly siphoned …

Politicians pandering

Among all the reactions by political leaders to the mass protest staged by the Iglesia ni Cristo that paralyzed Epifanio de los Santos Avenue over …

Protest

New plunder raps filed vs Binays

New plunder and graft charges have been filed against Vice President Jejomar Binay and two of his children, suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay and …

Joint Venture

Enrile, Revilla, 18 others face new PDAF cases

MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile, Sen. Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. and former Sen. Edgardo Angara and 17 other former and current lawmakers …

Laguna

Arellano brings down San Beda in Fr. Martin Cup

MANILA, Philippines – Arellano University leaned on a solid performance from Renz Luis Alcoriza to defeat San Beda College-B, 108-94, in the 18th Fr. …

Philippines

Enrile, Revilla kinasuhan muli sa PDAF scam

MANILA, Philippines — Nahaharap sa kasong malversation of public funds sina Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile at Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. kaugnay ng …

WATCH: Vic Sotto confirms engagement to Pauleen Luna

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Eat Bulaga host and actor Vic Sotto and actress-TV host Pauleen Luna are engaged.Vic personally confirmed the news in …

Engagement Ring

Poe speaks about adoption, recalls facing discrimination as a foundling

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) – Sen. Grace Poe on Wednesday (September 2) spoke before a forum on a topic that is very close to her heart – the …

Discrimination
Liberal Party

Wildlife park soon to open in Clark

State-run Clark Development Corp. (CDC) said yesterday a P135-million wildlife park would soon rise in Clark that is expected to further boost …

Khan tatalunin si Pacquiao – Mayweather Sr.

MANILA, Philippines – Kung sakaling matuloy man ang paghaharap ni Manny Pacquiao at Amir Khan, ang Briton na boksingero ang mananaig, ayon kay Floyd …

NUJP seeks Iglesia ni Cristo apology over assault on mediamen

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) on Wednesday called on the leaders of Iglesia Ni Cristo to apologize to the media …

Iglesia Ni Cristo

Former LTO chief: It's time cops discipline motorists | ANC - ABS-CBN News Channel

Former Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief Albert Suansing welcomed the proposed measure of the Aquino administration designating the PNP Highway …

Traffic

VP Binay on INC: Protest part of freedom of speech

MANILA - Vice-President Jejomar Binay on Wednesday said he was not pandering to the interest of the politically influential Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) …

Protest

HPG: We will not tolerate traffic violators

MANILA, Philippines - The director of the Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (HPG) said his men who would be deployed to enforce traffic …

Traffic

Cynthia Villar: Duterte a good presidential candidate

MANILA, Philippines – Sen. Cynthia Villar on Tuesday said she believes Davao City Mayor Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte is a good presidential bet for the …

World Leaders

Enrile, Revilla, 18 others tagged in new PDAF case

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – He’s out on bail for the pork barrel scam , but Senator Juan Ponce Enrile is about to face new charges before the …

NGOs

Expelled minister says INC leaders losing grip on followers

The Iglesia Ni Cristo’s (INC) recent protests that stopped traffic on major Metro Manila thoroughfares for nearly five days showed that the …

Manila

Aquino gov’t defers plan to build subway projects

Metro Manila subway map plan (Image from PPP Center)The Aquino administration has deferred its plan to build the two multi-billion peso subway …

Reform movement within INC

The Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) is a young sect with old ideas. It operates in a time warp. Although it is only a century old, the INC is basically a …

Christianity

House panel set to approve bill reducing income tax

A bill reducing individual and personal income taxes is set for approval by the House committee on ways and means next week. Marikina Rep. Romero …

Income Tax

Leni Robredo to go for either reelection or Senate bid

MANILA, Philippines — Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo on Tuesday admitted she is in the process of deciding whether to seek for reelection or to run …

Elections

New plunder raps filed vs Binays

Philippine Daily Inquirer

September 2nd, 2015 04:56 AM

New plunder and graft charges have been filed against Vice President Jejomar Binay and two of …

Joint Venture

6 signs your car tires aren’t safe anymore

MANILA, Philippines – Are you sure your vehicle’s tires are safe?

You might not realize it but unsafe tires can cause not only complications to the …

Root Cause Analysis