Chavit Singson without glasses and other cursed images

Chavit Singson needs no introduction. We all know the politician-turned-beauty-pageant-mogul from Ilocos Sur. Or do ...

PDEA confident death penalty will reduce drug crimes

The proposal to revive capital punishment in the Philippines has the support of many politicians and government agencies. Given the state of safety in Philippine society and the prominence of illegal drugs, the death penalty is ...

PSEi higher, peso weaker as trading week closes

By Joann Villanueva, PNA MANILA – The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) managed to end the week up amid risk aversion by investors but the peso went back to the 52-level in the wake of international trade ...

Flash flood-triggering severe thunderstorms possible till Sunday

By Catherine Teves, PNA MANILA — The weather bureau said Saturday the Visayas, Mindanao and parts of Luzon can experience flash floods during the 24-hour period ending at 4 a.m. Sunday due to severe thunderstorms that may ...

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Philippines

Speaker Cayetano gives sneak peek of 2020 plans for Taguig in FB live

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano has been elected into the 4th most powerful office in the National Government. However, he only got there by being elected by the voters of the 1st District of Taguig-Pateros to be their representative. ...
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Philippines Politics

Speaker Cayetano goes live to reveal “record-breaking” Congress

The first session of many more to come Budget Hearings began today. The House of Representatives, under Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, has already begun tackling the 2020 proposed National Expenditure program, a mere 2 days after it was ...
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News Philippines

Law signed by Noynoy Aquino could be used to set rapist-killer mayor free

Former mayor of Calauan, Laguna and convicted rapist and murderer Antonio Sanchez is being released. In 1999, he was sentenced to 7 life terms, or 360 years in jail, for masterminding the rape and double murder of two ...
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Philippines World

Global magazine Monocle says all domestic help MUST be Filipinos, defends stand

The Monocle is a global magazine that covers global affairs, business, culture, design, and apparently ignorant (see: racist) comments about Filipinos. Instagram user and Monocle reader Katrina Cornelio posted stories of an article posted in the June 2019 ...
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Philippines Politics

Watch: House Members skip holiday to continue working on 2020 National Budget

The entire country is taking today off work today to commemorate the death of former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr., except for the House of Representatives. Despite the holiday, Congressmen reported to the Batasan Pambansa for a Majority ...
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Sports

Bong Go expresses support for SEA Games preparations, affirms full commitment to long-term grassroots sports development

MindaNation August 7, 2019
During the first hearing of the Senate Committee on Sports, Wednesday, August 7, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go expressed his fullest support ...

Travel

Cavite cuisine takes centerstage at food expo this July

MindaNation June 3, 2019
By Gladys Pino, PNA IMUS CITY, Cavite — After its successful first venture, the team behind the famous and well attended Cavite Travel ...

Food

DA opens TienDA Malasakit centers to bring cheaper produce to Metro Manila

J.L. Dabaw September 22, 2018
The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday revealed its plans to  introduce lower-priced locally-grown agricultural produce to the Metro Manila market in ...