Killings of priests not isolated cases – party-list solon

AN opposition House leader asked Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Dir. Gen. Oscar Albayalde to take back his statement that the recent killings of priests were just isolated cases and should not be a cause for alarm. “Dapat lamang na bawiin po ni Director General Albayalde ang kanyang pahayag. Tatlong….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalJun 14th, 2018

Zarate tells Albayalde: Stop downplaying killings of priests

Bayan Muna party-list Representative Carlos Zarate on Tuesday slammed Philippine National Police director General Oscar Albayalde for seemingly downplaying the recent spate of killings of priests as “isolated” and saying these should not be a cause for alarm. Source link link: Zarate tells Albayalde: Stop downplaying killings of priests.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Solon Mulls Impeachment Vs. 8 SC Justices in Sereno Ouster

A party-list lawmaker mulls to file impeachment complaints against the eight Supreme Court (SC) justices who voted to grant a quo warranto petition that disqualified Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. In a press conference on Thursday, Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin said the impeachment cases against the eight magistrates would be based on the ground of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Solon urges study on Hanjin options

Malacañang should constitute a Cabinet-level committee that will look into “all available options” to quickly revive the now-idle Subic shipyard of bankrupt Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines Inc., the party-list group ACTS-OFW said Thursday. “Our biggest concern now is how to rescue the shipyard’s 10,800 Filipino workers, including the 7,000 laid off in December,” […].....»»

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CIDG files admin cases vs Daraga mayor over Batocabe slay

The Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) filed criminal and administrative complaints against Daraga Mayor Carlwyn Baldo in relation to the murder of Rep. Rodel Batocabe (Ako Bicol Party-list)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2019

Lakas-CMD revokes poll support for Baldo Manila Bulletin News

Lakas-CMD revokes poll support for Baldo Manila Bulletin After being tagged as the alleged mastermind in the killings of AKO-Bicol party-list Rep. Rodel Batocabe and his security aide, Daraga Mayor C.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

Party-list solon urges DBM to release P3.9-b INP retirees pension differential

Party-list solon urges DBM to release P3.9-b INP retirees pension differential.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 5th, 2019

PRRD Orders Filing of Raps Vs. Iloilo Solon, Mayor for Mauling

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has ordered Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año to file charges against Iloilo 1st district Rep. Richard Garin and his father, Guimbal, Iloilo mayor Oscar Garin for allegedly mauling a police officer. In an interview with reporters after visiting the wake of slain Ako Bicol party-list […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 31st, 2018

IBP urges SC to look into killings of lawyers

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines called on the Supreme Court to conduct an independent investigation into the killings of lawyers, the latest of which is of Rep. Rodel Batocabe (Ako Bicol party-list)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 24th, 2018

Solon pushes 14th month pay

Kabayan Party-list Rep. Ron P. Salo has pushed for mandatory 14th month pay in government and private sectors. Citing BPOs, ICT firms, banks, financial services and creative industries, the solon said that companies that have the financial capability to shoulder additional pay should give back to their workers. He added that some industries in the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

Absurd trafficking charges vs Satur, Castro will fail, party-list solon says

Rep. Ariel Casilao (Anakpawis party-list) on Sunday said the charges of kidnapping and human trafficking against Bayan Muna president Satur Ocampo and Rep. Frances Castro, a sitting representative of Act Teachers party-list, are absurd since both have records of being rights advocates......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

Police file kidnapping, trafficking charges vs Satur, party-list solon

Former Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Satur Ocampo and ACT Teachers Rep. France Castro were booked on kidnapping and human trafficking charges on Friday morning by the Davao Police Regional Office......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

Solon in helicopter accident pushes for genuine AFP modernization | News

After figuring in a helicopter accident last week, COOP NATCCO party-list Representative Anthony Bravo on Monday pushed for the "genuine" modernization of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 27th, 2018

BREAKING: Chopper carrying solon crashes in Tarlac

  A helicopter carrying a party-list congressman crashed into a cliff in Capas, Tarlac, a news report said.   In a dzMM report, the Tarlac police confirmed that a helicopter crashed at a military reservation camp in Tarlac during a military exercise.   Sketchy reports also indicated that some persons aboard the chopper were seriously injured.   Coop-NATCCO Rep. Anthony Bravo was among those injured in the incident on Thursday afternoon.   Rene Buenviaje, chief of staff of Coop-NATCCO party-list confirmed this to reporters.   Buenviaje said a staff member, who was traveling with Bravo, informed him that the lawmaker suffer...Keep on reading: BREAKING: Chopper carrying solon crashes in Tarlac.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2018

Anti-turncoatism bill pushed by party-list solon

Anti-turncoatism bill pushed by party-list solon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Party-list solon urges release of results of water safety tests in Boracay

A party-list lawmaker on Tuesday called on the Environment and Tourism Departments and environmental conservation groups to release to the public the results of safety tests conducted in the waters of Boracay Island to assure its cleanliness.   Source link link: Party-list solon urges release of results of water safety tests in Boracay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 30th, 2018

Lawyers claim Duterte’s ‘admission’ on extrajudicial killings is evidence

A number of legal experts are claiming that President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent statements calling the series of extrajudicial killings in the country his “only sin” is evidence that can be used against him. Former Bayan Muna Party-list representative and human rights lawyer Neri Colmenares said on Twitter that even though Duterte said that there was […] The post Lawyers claim Duterte’s ‘admission’ on extrajudicial killings is evidence appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018

Solon in PRC video says ‘no license’ remark for not knowing Bong Go a joke

A party-list solon said he did not mean to “offend or degrade” new agricultural and biosystems engineers in an event Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

Gov’t using resources to run after critics like Trillanes, solon says

A party-list representative on Tuesday said the government has been using its resources to curb dissenters of the administration following the revocation of the amnesty of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Source link link: Gov’t using resources to run after critics like Trillanes, solon says.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Pictures capture last week’s SONA protests in US cities

Hundreds of protesters staged their own United People's State of the Nation Address (SONA) in various cities in the United States to counter the alleged lies that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was going to say in his own SONA. Organized by MALAYA Movement with groups like Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), Friends of Akbayan Party-list, Migrante, Gabriela, International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP), protesters slammed alleged continued human rights abuses, extrajudicial killings (EJK), the administration's push to change the Constitution, Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN), and various actions signifying the emergence ...Keep on reading: Pictures capture last week’s SONA protests in US cities.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

Gabriela: Warrant vs NAPC chief Maza, 3 ex-solons is unjust persecution

The arrest warrants against National Anti-Poverty Commission lead convenor Liza Maza and other former party-list lawmakers for murder cases in 2006 are unjust persecution, women's group Gabriela said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018