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Hot Stuff: Manila s Newest Hotspot Poblacion, Makati Pulls Of An Epic Independence Day Party!

The first RePOBLACION Ng Pilipinas happened on the eve of Araw Ng Kalayaan—and we were there to witness it!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJun 13th, 2018

Catalan party threatens ‘massive’ civil disobedience against Spain

BARCELONA: A far-left Catalan party on Monday threatened “massive civil disobedience” if Spain dismisses the region’s government to stave off its threat to declare independence. The Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP) party denounced Madrid’s plans as the “biggest aggression” against the Catalan people since the Franco dictatorship. “This aggression will receive a response in the form [...] The post Catalan party threatens ‘massive’ civil disobedience against Spain appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2017

Motoring: The 'ultimate supercar'

ASTON MARTIN Manila recently introduced the British luxury sports car maker's newest iteration of its flagship super GT, the Vanquish S. Unveiled via a four-car display at a mall in Makati City, the variant of the second-generation Vanquish gets the benefit of increased horsepower and "significant enhancements to the engine, chassis, aerodynamics," according to a company release......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 16th, 2017

StarWorld celebrates new programs, initiatives with big beautiful bash

MANILA, Philippines - Asia’s most beloved general entertainment channel StarWorld celebrated its newest programs and initiatives with a huge party at the Val.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2016

New innovation lab opens in Makati CBD PLDT Innolab is Philippines lair of digital smarts

MANILA, Philippines - The country’s leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT recently opened its newest Innovation Laboratory (Innolab) at the Mak.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2016

Who Liberty missed at her birthday bash

MANILA, Philippines Liberty Ilagan missed two people dear to her when she hosted a small tea party, lit up with violin music, at Shangri-La Makati recently.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 18th, 2016

Name Naga drug lords, Duterte urged

President Rodrigo Duterte’s refusal to prove his claims that Naga City is a hotbed of illegal drugs, specifically shabu, shows he is hallucinating, opposition lawmakers said on Tuesday. Representatives Edcel Lagman of Albay and Gary Alejano of Magdalo party-list, said this in connection with the statement of Presidential spokesman Harry Roque Jr. that the President [...] The post Name Naga drug lords, Duterte urged appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Greenhills From Above – Manila Picture

Looking down on Greenhlls Shopping Center, Ortigas Avenue, Wack Wack, and environs from Greenhills Elan Hotel. Makati is lost in the haze on the horizon. Image published by brownpau on 2009-01-02 00:42:11 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , manila , greenhills , sanjuan , elan , hotel , ortigas , wackwack , makati… link: Greenhills From Above – Manila Picture.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

WATCH: ’Outlaw King’ trailer is first glimpse of Chris Pine as Robert the Bruce

MANILA, Philippines – Chris Pine seeks revenge and fights for Scottish independence in Outlaw King, a new Netflix film by David MacKenzie. Outlaw King is based on the true story of Robert the Bruce, a Scottish nobleman who was outlawed by King Edward I of England, and later fought to win ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News14 hr. 31 min. ago

Australian PM Turnbull survives party leadership challenge

SYDNEY: Embattled Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull narrowly survived a leadership challenge from within his own party Tuesday as discontent with his rule boiled over less than a year before national elections. Turnbull, considered a moderate, declared his position vacant at a Liberal party meeting to force the issue after rampant speculation that the more [...] The post Australian PM Turnbull survives party leadership challenge appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News14 hr. 57 min. ago

LP vows to continue fight vs ‘liars, killers’ in memory of Plaza Miranda bombing

THE Liberal Party of the Philippines (LP) vowed to continue fighting for democracy against “liars and brutal killers” the way its leaders did, as they flocked to Plaza Miranda in Manila to commemorate the 47th anniversary of its bombing. Joyce Magat from the LP Metro Manila chapter said the party needed to protect the democracy [...] The post LP vows to continue fight vs ‘liars, killers’ in memory of Plaza Miranda bombing appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News14 hr. 57 min. ago

No ‘criminal conspiracy’ happens when lawyers are serving their clients — IBP

Lawyers should not be treated as if they are committing "criminal conspiracy" while serving their clients, the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP), a national organization of lawyers said on Tuesday. "It is the sworn duty of lawyers to use all lawful means to defend their clients. They should not be harassed, intimidated or treated like criminals when performing their duty," IBP National President Abdiel Dan Fajardo said in a statement. The IBP issued the statement following last week's arrest of lawyers Leni Rocha, Jan Vincent Soliven, and Romulo Alarcon while they were documenting the police's inventory after the raid at the Time in Manila Bar in Makati. The bar allegedly sel...Keep on reading: No ‘criminal conspiracy’ happens when lawyers are serving their clients — IBP.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News15 hr. 10 min. ago

May pagkukulang ang law firm ng 3 abogado

PAULIT-ULIT nating pinanood ang video ng Rappler.com hinggil sa ginawang pag-aresto ng Makati City Police sa tatlong bagitong abogado sa kasagsagan ng ginawa nilang raid sa Time in Manila Bar na pag-aari ng singer na si Rico Blanco. Dalawang ulit nagsagawa ng raid ang pulisya sa nasabing klab na nasa….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

No special treatment for lawyers who break the law

MANILA, Philippines – "No one is above the law." This was the message Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar Albayalde emphasized in addressing the arrest of 3 lawyers monitoring the raid of the Time in Manila Bar in Makati on August 16. "Ang tanong natin diyan eh porke ba tayo ay abogado, porke ba tayo ay ganito mayaman, or ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Lakas-CMD eyes Bong Revilla, Martin Romualdez for senator in 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The political party Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas-CMD) is eyeing to field former senator Bong Revilla and former Leyte 1st district congressman Martin Romauldez for senator in 2019. This was announced on Monday, August 20, by Surigao del Sur 1st District Representative Prospero Pichay Jr, who is the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Go to Sison: Duterte resting, not in coma

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte’s top aide on Monday disputed Communist Party of the Philippines founding chairman Jose Maria “Joma” Sison’s claim that the Chief Executive has gone into a coma. In a text message, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go assured the public that Duterte was only taking time to rest. “Nasa kama [...] The post Go to Sison: Duterte resting, not in coma appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Roque: ‘Overzealous’ lawyers in Makati bar raid need to take refresher courses

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque has advised the three lawyers, who were detained after a bar in Makati City was inspected, to take refresher courses.   Likewise, Roque said that law professors should use the controversy to teach their students "what they can and cannot do in the course of an ongoing police investigation."   Three lawyers from the Desierto and Deserto law firm were arrested by policemen for obstruction of justice after they monitored the drug search at the "Time in Manila" bar.   Diane Desierto, a partner in the law firm, slammed the arrests, saying that the lawyers were "intimidated and verbally harassed."   But Roque sa...Keep on reading: Roque: ‘Overzealous’ lawyers in Makati bar raid need to take refresher courses.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Pangilinan calls on Naia officials to solve airport chaos

Senator Francis "Kiko" Pangilinanon Sundaycalled on transport authorities and Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) officials to solve the "chaos" at the airport immediately. Pangilinan, who is also the president of the Liberal Party, said that the Xiamen Air plane was already removed from the runway, but airport authorities continue to announce a number of canceled flights. On Sundayalone, the Manila International Airport Authority (Miaa) monitored at least 51 canceled flights due to "excessive delays," affecting thousands of passengers. READ: LIST: Canceled flights due to 'excessive delays' Meanwhile, 70 international and local flights were affected by the incident. ...Keep on reading: Pangilinan calls on Naia officials to solve airport chaos.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Police defend arrest of 3 lawyers at Makati bar raid

Metro Manila Police director Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar said the lawyers repeatedly refused to identify themselves, as well as their clients. Source link link: Police defend arrest of 3 lawyers at Makati bar raid.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Lawyers now targets of drug war

MANILA, Philippines – Two opposition senators have sounded the alarm on the recent arrest of  3 lawyers who were monitoring a drug raid on a Makati bar,  "The message is clear. The police is no longer making any distinction between lawyers defending clients and the target of police operations. Lawyers ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

CHR probes arrest of lawyers in Makati bar raid

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) said it has launched its own probe into the arrest of 3 lawyers who were monitoring a police search on a raided bar in Makati City. In a statement on Saturday, August 18, CHR spokesperson Jacqueline de Guia said the commission will ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018