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Go posts photo, live video to show Du30 is in ‘tip-top’ shape



August 20,2018 — As he had promised, Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go today showed a photo of himself with President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to show that the leader of the nation is strong and in “tip-top” condition. “To: JOMA , not COMA but ...
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Bong Go tops University of Mindanao senatorial survey

DAVAO CITY, August 18, 2018 — While he has yet to decide whether or not to enter the world of politics, Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Secretary Bong Go today thanked his fellow Davaoeños for placing him in the top spot in a survey for the mid-term ...
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Problema sa Droga: Bakit nga ba hindi ma resolba ni Tomas Osmeña?

Hanggang hindi nalilinis ni Mayor Tomas Osmena ang kanyang pangalan sa mga paratang sa kanya, hindi matitigil ang pagdududa ng mga tao tungkol sa pagkasangkot niya sa mga problema ng droga bilang “protektor” ng mga drug lord. Ayon sa mga lumalabas na impormasyon mula sa Cebu City, inutil ...
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Heart Evangelista in our own “Crazy Rich Asian”

By July this year, Heart Evangelista was already hinting how she could be collaborating with Kevin Kwan, author of the wildly successful novel ‘Crazy Rich Asians’. The book, turned into a feature film starring Constance Wu, highlights the secret and lavish lives of Asian multi-millionaires. In a Harper’s ...
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NFA to supply rice to areas affected by flooding

The National Food Authority has prepared supplies of rice to be given to relief agencies and local government units, in order to address the needs of various flooded areas in Luzon, including Metro Manila. Storm-enhanced monsoon rains hit the region heavily the past week, in a phenomenon locally ...
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DOLE open to 14th month pay proposal

Department Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello has expressed that the government would be open to a proposal seeking to grant 14th month pay to Filipino workers. Bello noted that DOLE has started consultation with labor and management groups in connection with this proposed measure. Current Philippine ...
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MMDA releases guide to HOV lanes

A photo of MMDA Regulation No. 18-005 titled ‘Establishing the Expanded High Occupancy Vehicles Lane in EDSA’ has been circulating online. The document outlines the particulars of the new ban of driver-only vehicles along EDSA during rush hours. The ban will be trialed for one week, starting August ...
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MMDA plans trial ban of driver-only cars on EDSA

Mayors of Metro Manila cities have agreed on a new measure to combat vehicular congestion on EDSA: banning driver-only cars from plying it during rush hour. Approval from the Metro Manila Council, composed of Metro Manila mayors, came on Tuesday, August 7. The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) ...
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P73.4-M worth of shabu seized by NegOcc police

Drug operations in the cities of Bacolod and San Carlos in Negros Occidental together yielded a total of PHP73.44 million worth of suspected “shabu” (methamphetamine hydrochloride). The anti-drug operations were separate efforts. In Bacolod, the capital city of the region, police were able to seize P1.44 million pesos ...
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Victims of Samar landslide to receive new houses

Local government, together with Malaysia-based Berjaya Corp., and Gawad Kalinga have begun construction for permanent housing facilities meant for families displaced by the landslide of December 2014’s Typhoon Seniang. The project was commenced over the last weekend. 40 families affected by the calamity will be housed in the ...
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