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MANILA -- The Sandiganbayan fifth division upheld Monday an order to freeze the assets of Senator Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada, who is facing a plunder case in connection with the pork barrel scam, pending the resolution of his cases.Read more
THE Court of Appeals (CA) Sixth Division denied on Monday a motion of the Office of Solicitor General to stop the hearing on the restraining order issued in favor of Makati City Mayor Jejomar Binay Jr.Read more
THE Aquino administration is not "over financing" the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm) and the proposed Bangsamoro government, a member of the government peace panel clarified Monday.Read more
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has challenged the Filipinos to be true not only to their words but also in what they do.
This was the President's Lenten message released by Malacanang on Monday.Read more
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has signed a joint resolution with Congress, increasing the daily subsistence allowance of uniformed personnel from P90 to P150 per day, effective January 1 this year, a Palace official said Monday.Read more
THE lack of technical-vocational laboratories in the country's 7,916 public high schools will torpedo the key objective of the K to 12 program, which is to produce employable graduates, Senator Ralph Recto said Monday.Read more