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A SENATORIAL THANKSGIVING PARTY

A fun-filled dinner dance party marked the victory party of Senator-elect Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa at the cool Crystal Ballroom of Punta Villa Resort in Iloilo City. Joining Sen. Bato dela Rosa was his charming wife Nancy and daughter Liz Dela Rosa. As expected, throngs of Sen. Dela Rosa’s supporters all over Panay island arrived […] The post A SENATORIAL THANKSGIVING PARTY appeared first on Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsJun 22nd, 2019Related News

France detains soccer great Platini in 2022 World Cup probe

By John Leicester and Samuel Petrequin, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — French police investigating whether corruption played a role in the stunning decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar took 1980s soccer superstar and former top executive Michel Platini into custody Tuesday for questioning. Platini's representatives denied any wrongdoing on his part, saying he is "absolutely confident in the future" and has "strictly nothing to reproach himself for." Also questioned Tuesday were two one-time associates of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, adding a layer of political intrigue to the investigation of the hugely controversial decision to hold soccer's showcase tournament in a desert country so scorching hot in June and July that the matches will be played instead in November and December. As head of European soccer's governing body UEFA, Platini was the continent's top representative on the FIFA committee that picked Qatar in 2010. The closed-door, secret-ballot vote baffled many at the time, not least because the Persian Gulf nation has no soccer pedigree to speak of. But gas-rich Qatar is pouring billions into the world's most popular sport and has the means to finance new stadiums. Platini, 63, was taken into custody after being summoned to a French police anti-corruption and financial crimes office outside Paris, a judicial official told The Associated Press, confirming a report by online publication Mediapart. The official was not authorized to discuss the investigation and spoke on condition of anonymity. French authorities did not announce any charges against the soccer legend or say exactly what he was being asked. He can be held for questioning for up to 48 hours, after which he can be either released or formally charged. It was the latest turn in a string of scandals in recent years that have brought down dozens of soccer officials from FIFA and other organizations over such offenses as vote-buying, kickbacks and bribery. French prosecutors are known to be investigating an array of winning bids for major sports events, including the 2018 World Cup, awarded to Russia, the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo and track and field world championships. Qatar beat the long-favored United States 14-8 when FIFA selected the host country for the 2022 World Cup. Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter, who presided over the vote, has accused Platini of backing out of a secret "gentleman's agreement" to award the tournament to the United States after meeting with Sarkozy, France's president at the time. Platini's representatives said he was taken into custody only for "technical reasons." His lawyer, William Bourdon, explained that police wanted to ensure that Platini and other witnesses couldn't confer with each other about their accounts. Also detained Tuesday was Sophie Dion, a former sports adviser in Sarkozy's administration, the judicial official said. She was released late in the evening. Claude Gueant, former secretary general of the Elysee presidential palace under Sarkozy, was questioned as a witness and not detained. French prosecutors previously questioned Blatter. Ahead of the FIFA vote, Sarkozy hosted a meeting in November 2010 that brought Platini together with Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, then the crown prince of Qatar and now its ruling emir. Al-Thani also owns the French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain, and Sarkozy frequently attends its games. Platini has long insisted that the meeting did not influence his vote for Qatar less than two weeks later. "Sarkozy never asked me to vote for Qatar, but I knew what would be good," he told the AP in 2015. But in the same interview, he also said that he "might have told" American officials earlier that he was going to vote for the United States' bid. Blatter quoted Platini as saying ahead of the vote: "I am no longer in your picture because I have been told by the head of state that we should consider the situation of France." FIFA had no comment on Platini's detention and said it has made a "full commitment to cooperating with the authorities." As a player, Platini was one of the best ever, a creative midfielder who lit up the pitch for club and country. He helped France reach the World Cup semifinals in 1982 and 1986 and led his national team to the 1984 European Championship title. He also played club soccer for Nancy and Saint-Etienne before switching to Italian club Juventus. He won three straight Ballon d'Or titles as the best player in Europe while playing for Juventus from 1983 to 1985. Both Platini and Blatter were toppled from their positions at the top of soccer in 2015. Platini was banned by FIFA for financial misconduct in connection with a $2 million payment authorized by Blatter — a suspension set to expire in October. ___ AP Global Soccer Writer Rob Harris in Nice, France, and AP Sports Writer Graham Dunbar in Geneva contributed......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJun 19th, 2019Related News

Pelosi told Democrats she d like Trump in prison , says news report

WASHINGTON, USA –  Donald Trump should be sent to "prison," US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told fellow Democrats in a closed-door meeting about whether to launch impeachment proceedings against the president, Politico reported Thursday, June 6. Pelosi, Trump's political nemesis in Congress, has long stated she is not ready to proceed ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 7th, 2019Related News

Trillanes cites deep wound in declining Makati teaching post

Accepting the offer of Sen. Nancy Binay to teach at the University of Makati would be insensitive on his part, Sen. Antontio Trillanes IV said Thursday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 6th, 2019Related News

Past is past? Nancy Binay offers Trillanes teaching job, free hospitalization in Makati

MANILA, Philippines – As Senator Antonio Trillanes IV prepares to leave the Senate, Senator Nancy Binay – whose family the opposition lawmaker had subjected to exposés several years ago – offered him a teaching job and even free hospitalization in Makati. Senator Panfilo Lacson first revealed this on Twitter, joking ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 5th, 2019Related News

Watch out for Jack Schlossberg

About 10 days before his famous grandfather’s 102nd birth anniversary, 26-year-old John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg or “Jack” ascended the stage at the I.M. Pei-designed JFK Museum and Library in Boston to hand out, with his parents beside him, the Profile in Courage Award to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 3rd, 2019Related News

Pagpapatalsik kay Sotto bilang SP ng bagitong senador, sinopla ni Binay

Manila, Philippines – Tinuldukan ni Senador Nancy Binay ang panliligaw ng ilang bagitong sa kanya upang sumuportahan ang pagkilos na tanggalin si Sen. Vicente Sotto III bilang senate president. Sa pahayag, matinding tinabla ni Binay […].....»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsJun 3rd, 2019Related News

NAGSASAWA NA RIN ANG TAUMBAYAN

Manila, Philippines – Mga ka-idol, tanggap na ni dating Senador Jinggoy Estrada ang pagkatalo sa nakaraang senatorial elections. Sa isang Facebook post, binati ni Estrada si Senador Nancy Binay na lamang kay Senador JV Ejercito […].....»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsMay 26th, 2019Related News

Senator Kiko’s resignation: delicadeza or graceful exit?

  Finally, the Commission on Elections formally proclaimed on Wednesday the 12 senators who won in the May 13 elections. They are: Senators Cynthia Villar, Grace Poe, Christopher Bong Go, Pia Cayetano, Ronald de la Rosa, Sony Angara, Lito Lapid, Imee Marcos, Francis Tolentino, Koko Pimentel, Bong Revilla and Nancy Binay. Most of the winners […] The post Senator Kiko’s resignation: delicadeza or graceful exit? appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsMay 23rd, 2019Related News

LOOK- Grace Poe, Nancy Binay refuse to do Duterte fist bump

LOOK: Grace Poe, Nancy Binay refuse to do Duterte fist bump CNN Philippines Senators Grace Poe and Nancy Binay refuse to do President Rodrigo Duterte's signature fist bump, unlike the 10 other wi.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsMay 23rd, 2019Related News

North Cotabato elects first Lumad governor

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews /18 May) – Three-term Representative Nancy Alaan Catamco is North Cotabato’s first Lumad Governor......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialMay 19th, 2019Related News

Bong Revilla takes 11th spot from Nancy in partial, official Comelec tally

After bumping off Liberal Party candidate Bam Aquino last Friday, former Sen. Bong Revilla on Sunday snagged the 11th spot from Sen. Nancy Binay in the partial and official tally of the Commission on Elections......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 19th, 2019Related News

Nancy Binay, kumpiyansang hindi mapaaalis sa Senado

Manila, Philippines – Kumpiyansa si Sen. Nancy Binay na makapapasok siya at mananatili sa ika-12 na puwesto sa senate race kapag natapos nang bilangin ang lahat ng boto sa naganap na #halalan2019 noong Lunes, ika-13 […].....»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsMay 17th, 2019Related News

Revilla naungusan si Binay, nasa 11th sa Senate race

UMAKYAT pa si dating senador Ramon “Bong” Revilla sa 2019 senatorial race, kung saan naungusan na niya si reelectionist senator Nancy Binay. Base sa pinakahuling tally ng Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) transparency server ganap na alas-9:08 ng umaga, nasa pang-11 pwesto si Revilla na may 14,005,543 boto. Lamang si Revilla kay Binay […] The post Revilla naungusan si Binay, nasa 11th sa Senate race appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsMay 14th, 2019Related News

Children search for senatorial bets to represent them

Among the senatorial aspirants who are against the lowering of minimum age of criminal responsibility are Bam Aquino, Neri Colmenares, Sonny Matula, Samira Gutoc, Gary Alejano, Nancy Binay, Romy Macalintal, Grace Poe, Erin Tanada and Florin Hilbay. The post Children search for senatorial bets to represent them appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsMay 11th, 2019Related News

Kris, wish mabuo ang pamilya Binay

PINATUNAYAN ni Kris Aquino ang pagiging mabuting kaibigan kay Anne Binay nang personal na magpunta at magkaroon ng special appearance sa campaign sortie ng sinusuportahang kumakandidatong kapatid nitong sina Jun Jun at Nancy Binay sa Barangay Rizal, Makati noong May 6 ng gabi. Tumatakbo sa pagka-mayor ulit ng Makati si Jun Jun habang re-electionist Senator naman si Nancy. “Sa seven years namin bilang magkaibigan ni ........»»

Source: Hatawtabloid HatawtabloidCategory: MoviesMay 8th, 2019Related News

Fans ni Kris nag-alala nang umapir sa kampanya ng mga Binay

Ikinampanya ni Kris Something ang magkapatid na Junjun at Nancy Binay sa Makati. A few photos of the campaign sortie surfaced on the internet. Sadly, natira nang husto si Kris. Ang sasakit ng salitang binitiwan against her. “AY NAKU KRIS TUMAHIMIK KA NA LAOS KA PAPANSIN KA LANG PARA PAG USAPAN.” “Laos ka na Kris, […] The post Fans ni Kris nag-alala nang umapir sa kampanya ng mga Binay appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsMay 7th, 2019Related News

Comprehensive nursing law, isusulong ni Binay

Manila, Philippines – Tiniyak ni Senador Nancy Binay na kanyang isusulong ang isang Comprehensive Nursing Law kabilang ang pagbubuo ng Professional Regulatory Board upang pangalagaan ang kagalingan at karapatan ng mga nars. Sa pahayag, sinabi […].....»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsMay 5th, 2019Related News

FB account ni Nancy Binay, 3 beses na-hack

NA-HACK nang tatlong beses ang official Facebook account ni Sen. Nancy Binay noong nakaraang buwan Sa kalatas, sinabi ni Binay na nakatanggap siya ng notification o mensahe mula sa Facebook na mayroong nag-re-report at sumusubok na mag-log in ng kanyang account. Binago pa aniya ng hacker ang kanyang pangalan at e-mail address na nakarehistro sa […] The post FB account ni Nancy Binay, 3 beses na-hack appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsMay 1st, 2019Related News

Nancy nabalaka sa kinabuhi ni Junjun

Giingong sukad pa niadtong nakalabat nga tuig nakadawat na ug mga death threat ang iyang igsuon nga si Junjun Binay, matud ni Senadora Nancy.The post Nancy nabalaka sa kinabuhi ni Junjun appeared first on Abante News Online......»»

Source: Abante AbanteCategory: NewsMay 1st, 2019Related News