Straight from the new Senate president's lips

Basic facts about newly elected Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile and statements he made about recent key issues.

Timeline - Maguindanao Massacre (until the declaration of martial law)

Such was the savagery of the November 23, 2009 massacre of over 60 individuals in Maguindanao that it grabbed not just national but global attention. Considered the most gruesome act of politics-related violence in the country since the martial law years, it single-handedly made the Philippines the most dangerous place for journalists globally overtaking even war-torn Iraq.


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Pinky Webb: Exercise the right and responsibility of voting

Pinky Webb: Exercise the right and responsibility of voting

Joc-joc Bolante and the Fertilizer Scam

What made the disbursement of the P728 million fertilizer fund anomalous? Who is Jocelyn "Joc-joc" Bolante and what is his role in the so-called Fertilizer Scam?

Fast Facts on the ARMM Elections

- Due to take place Monday, August 11, 2008, the ARMM Elections will cover 6 provinces (Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu, Tawi-Tawi, Basilan, Shariff Kabunsuan), two cities (Marawi City and Lamitan City), 113 municipalities, and 2,470 barangays.

- Excluded from the province of Basilan is Isabela City, which is part of Region IX or the Zamboanga Peninsula. Cotabato Ciity, where the offices of the regional government is located is also not part of ARMM.


- The Supreme Court recently voided the creation of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan. The decision, however, is still under appeal. Thus, the Comelec is currently still treating Shariff Kabunsuan as a province distinct from its mother province of Maguindanao.

Ninoy Aquino: Remembering a Hero

Letters, video clips and photographs of the late Sen. Benigno Aquino, Jr.

Power Trip in the Courts

Articles and downloadable files covering the word war among Court of Appeals justices over the Meralco (GSIS vs Lopez) case.

The GRP-MILF MOA on Ancestral Domain

Compilation of stories and downloadable materials for the GRP-MILF MOA Ancestral Domain.

Profile of Panfilo "Ping" Morena Lacson

Profile of Panfilo "Ping" Morena Lacson