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Tañada: Some lawmakers 'misguided' on FOI bill

MANILA -- House Deputy Speaker Lorenzo "Erin" Tañada III, the principal author of the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill, on Tuesday said lawmakers in favor of the bill should continue pushing for its passage despite  fears it may be abused.

CBCP urges electorate: Don't vote for pro-divorce bets

Plantsado na ang mga gagawing hakbang ng simbahan para pigilan ang divorce bill. Ayon sa CBCP, ito'y para 'di matulad ang kanilang laban sa kinahantungan ng kanilang kampanya kontra reproductive health bill noon. Nagpa-Patrol, Zyann Ambrosio. TV Patrol, Enero 29, 2013, Martes 

Lights, Camera, Pulitika! (Producer's Cut), Ep.2

Kampanya Serye-Showbiz, Episode 2

Abalos leaves for Taiwan

MANILA, Philippines – Embattled former Comelec Chairman Benjamin Abalos flew to Taiwan Monday morning after his motion to travel abroad for a series of meetings with aqua-culturists to improve his business in the country was granted by the Pasay City RTC and the Sandiganbayan.

DOH: Don’t panic over meningococcemia

Tiniyak ng Department of Health na hindi dapat mabahala ang publiko sa meningococcemia. Hindi kasi ito madaling maipasa, hindi gaya ng ibang sakit. Nagpa-Patrol, Niña Corpuz. TV Patrol, Enero 29 2013, Martes

Kasambahay Law to take effect next week

MANILA, Philippines - A cloud of uncertainty still hovers over the landmark Kasambahay Law which will take effect next week.

Retweets can be libelous, Sol Gen says

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) - Merely liking a defamatory tweet will not constitute cyber libel under Republic Act No. 10175  or the Cybercrime Prevention Act, but reposting or retweeting it may send you to prison.

PH still in HK blacklist 2 years after hostage crisis

MANILA, Philippines – The government on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the decision of Hong Kong authorities to keep the Philippines on the blacklist for Hong Kong tourists, putting the country at par with Syria.

Cayetano seeks parallel audit of Senate funds

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Minority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano on Tuesday filed a resolution calling on the Senate to authorize a joint audit by the Commission on Audit (COA) and a private firm of its expenses.

Pastoral Statement of the CBCP on Certain Social Issues

We note the above social and political storms that buffet our Filipino life because they deeply touch the experiences of our people.