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Pro-Aquino reformists also reject pork barrel

President Benigno S. Aquino III leads the singing of the Philippine National Anthem during the Inauguration of Ciudad de Victoria (City of Victory) in Bocaue, Bulacan on Monday (July 21). Ciudad de Victoria is a 50-hectare tourism enterprise zone established…

Comelec: No-el not happening in 2016

(COMELEC seal) MANILA (Mabuhay) – “No way” to no elections in 2016. That was Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr.’s assurance amid the issue being floated around so President Benigno Aquino III can keep his post. “No way…

PHL June imports down 3.6% – PSA

IRRI Deputy Director General, Communication and Partnerships Bruce J. Tolentino underlines the importance of durable regional agreements, especially among ASEAN member nations, on rice production and supply to ensure food security. Thailand and Vietnam, both members of ASEAN, are the…

Is Bea Alonzo ready to settle down

Bea Alonzo (MNS Photo) Is actress Bea Alonzo ready to settle down with boyfriend, actor Zanjoe Marudo? Alonzo said she and boyfriend Zanjoe Marudo are just enjoying their moment together. Alonzo was asked to comment on the engagement of Marian…

Heart Evangelista, mother finally reunite

Heart Evangelista (MNS photo) After more than a year of estrangement, Heart Evangelista appears to have finally reconciled with her mother, Cecile Ongpauco, who publicly criticized her relationship with Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero. The 29-year-old actress used Instagram on Monday…

ISIS recruiting Davaoeños, says Duterte

A report in the Philippine Daily Inquirer cited a report to officials including Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr. indicating Filipinos are among the Southeast Asians being lured to conflict zones in the Middle East. Some Islamic militants are home-grown, just…