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Pimentel regrets campaigning for Binay in 2010

SENATOR Aquilino Pimentel III has realized that he should not have supported then Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay in his successful vice presidential run in 2010.

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Cop to file charges vs Binay following confrontation

A POLICE official said Tuesday he will file charges against Vice President Jejomar Binay who allegedly harassed him and his men who were securing the tension-filled Makati City Hall.

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Government dismisses possible effect on economy of Greek crisis

A PALACE official assured Tuesday that the country's economy is strong enough to withstand the effects of the Greek financial crisis.

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Palace to Binay camp: We're not engaged in politicking

MALACAÑANG belied Tuesday the allegation of the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay that it was engaged in partisan politics following the second suspension order by the Office of the Ombudsman against Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr.

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Purisima, 10 other PNP officials sacked

THE Office of the Ombudsman ordered on Tuesday the dismissal of former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Alan Purisima and other high ranking police officials in connection with the alleged anomalous deal for the delivery of licenses to gun o

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Immigration blocks attempt to smuggle 9 workers

NINE people bound for Japan posing as students were intercepted by Bureau of Immigration (BI) operatives at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Pasay City last week.

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DFA apologizes for passport delays

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) apologized on Tuesday to the public for the passport delays that were caused by "technical and operational adjustments."

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2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japan train

[UPDATE] ODAWARA, Japan — A man riding one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, killing himself and another passenger as the coach filled with smoke, Japanese officials and media reports said.

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