‘7 capital sins’ in BuCor bared | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2019, September 13). ‘7 capital sins’ in BuCor bared. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/13/1951443/7-capital-sins-bucor-bared ‘7 capital sins’ in BuCor bared Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 13, 2019 – 12:00am P30K tilapia, P.5-M cell phones, prolonged hospital stays among rackets MANILA, Philippines — At the New Bilibid … Continue reading

Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. B. (2019, September 11). Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1163214/bilibid-docs-face-grilling-on-hospital-passes-for-sale-scheme Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:24 AM September 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Panfilo Lacson wants doctors from the … Continue reading

Solons want PH’s own ‘designated survivor’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Vigilia, W. (2019, August 30). Solons want PH’s own ‘designated survivor’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/solons-want-ph%E2%80%99s-own-%E2%80%98designated-survivor%E2%80%99 Solons want PH’s own ‘designated survivor’ August 30, 2019 BY VINCE NONATO and WENDELL VIGILIA A PROPOSED measure has been filed separately in the Senate and the House of Representatives seeking … Continue reading

Prosecute govt execs bribed by Chinese tourists – Lacson | The Manila Times

Reference: Ismael, J. J. (2019, August 18). Prosecute govt execs bribed by Chinese tourists – Lacson. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 20, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/prosecute-govt-execs-bribed-by-chinese-tourists-lacson/602094/ Prosecute govt execs bribed by Chinese tourists – Lacson By JAVIER J. ISMAEL August 18, 2019 SEN. Panfilo Lacson on Saturday pushed for the prosecution of personnel of the Bureau … Continue reading

Mafia owns PhilHealth | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, August 15). Mafia owns PhilHealth. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/15/mafia-owns-philhealth/ Mafia owns PhilHealth By Hananeel Bordey – August 15, 2019 12:08 AM Seven members of an alleged mafia behind the irregularities in state-owned Philippine Health Insurance Corp (PhilHealth) who exerted vast influence that … Continue reading

Duterte dares US: Take over WPS | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 18). Duterte dares US: Take over WPS. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300096/duterte-dares-us-take-over-wps.html Duterte dares US: Take over WPS posted July 18, 2019 at 02:00 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo Invokes mutual defense treaty amid China row President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday … Continue reading

Police seek changes to anti-terrorist law | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 16). Police seek changes to anti-terrorist law. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/police-seek-changes-to-anti-terrorist-law/ Police seek changes to anti-terrorist law July 15, 2019 | 8:34 pm PHILIPPINE NATIONAL Police (PNP) Chief Director-General Oscar D. Albayalde. — PHILSTAR/MICHAEL VARCAS THE PHILIPPINE National Police (PNP) wants extended surveillance of suspected terrorists … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Cayetano rebuffs Lacson on term extension proposal | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 14). Duterte’s SONA 2019 will be P200K cheaper. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/14/1934657/dutertes-sona-2019-will-be-p200k-cheaper Duterte’s SONA 2019 will be P200K cheaper Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – July 14, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The proposal to give members of the House of Representatives and local officials longer terms of office of … Continue reading

Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 14). Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/philippines-may-exit-from-un-rights-council/ Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council July 14, 2019 | 11:41 pm PHILSTAR THE Philippines is considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council after it approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 15). Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299839/taguig-lawmaker-stirs-furor-over-term-limit.html Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit posted July 15, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate on Sunday hit Taguig … Continue reading

Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 15). Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if…. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-says-%E2%80%98pork-free%E2%80%99-budget-possible-if%E2%80%A6 Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 15, 2019 THE devil is in the details. Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano wants Congress to clearly define what “pork barrel” allocations are to … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … Continue reading

How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Ariate, J. F., Jr. (2019, July 15). How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/how-we-kill-notes-death-penalty-philippines How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines Joel F. Ariate Jr, VERA Files – July 15, 2019 (First of two parts) A WEEK after … Continue reading

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