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Gov't websites hacked ahead of cyberlaw debates

MANILA, Philippines – Hackers defaced Monday several government-owned websites, a day before the Supreme Court hears oral debates on the constitutionality of Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012.

NBI waiting for PNP 'ambush' report

MANILA, Philippines – The National Bureau of Investigation has yet to receive a Philippine National Police committee fact-finding report that said the January 6 shooting of 13 men in Atimonan, Quezon was an ambush.

Palace clueless on FBI probe on casino payoff

MANILA, Philippines - Malacañang is not aware of the reported arrival of US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents to probe allegations that a Japanese casino investor bribed a former consultant of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor).

More lawmakers buck total gun ban

MANILA, Philippines - More lawmakers have opposed calls for a total gun ban but backed suggestions for the authorities to impose stricter firearms control.

Solemn rites befitting for top Filipino achievers

MANILA, Philippines - Last Tuesday night, three top Filipino achievers were feted for changing the course of history and gaining acclaim for the Philippines in the world arena.

Politicians expected to use social media for campaign

Inaasahang maraming pulitiko ang gagamit ng social media sa panliligaw ng mga botante gaya ng ginawa ng pangulo ng Amerika.

Comelec to impose stricter rules on campaigns

Mas maghihigpit ang Comelec sa paglabas ng mga kandidato sa media at maging sa pagpaskil ng mga election paraphernalia ngayong nagsimula na ang election period.

LP to file more cases vs Gwen Garcia

Panibagong mga kaso ang haharapin ng suspendidong governor ng Cebu na si Gwen Garcia. Pero nanindigan si Garcia na hindi aalis sa kapitolyo.

Checkpoints set up as election period starts

Nagsimula na kaninang hatinggabi ang election gun ban kaya nagtalaga na rin ng checkpoints sa mga piling lugar.

DOJ appeals to shootout witnesses to come forward

Umapila si Justice Secretay Leila de Lima sa mga may alam sa nangyaring engkuwentro sa Atimonan, Quezon na makipagtulungan sa imbestigasyon. Nagpa-Patrol, Jeck Batallones.