CBCP asks parishes to sing 9 songs at mass as papal visit nears

Organizers of Pope Francis’ visit to the Philippines have been requested parishes to have nine songs — one of them reflecting the plight of victims of recent calamities the Pope will break bread with — sung during mass.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Symbolic decommissioning of MILF firearms set in January

It’s almost all systems go for the decommissioning of firearms of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), with a symbolic turnover scheduled in January, MILF peace panel chair Mohagher Iqbal said Friday.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

MILF chair Iqbal: Bangsamoro entity still on schedule

The peace process between the national government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) remains on track even with the expected delay in the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), MILF peace panel chairman Mohagher Iqbal said on Friday.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Cayetano on 2016 polls: ‘Hindi ako atat’

Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano on Friday said he is not in a rush to decide whether to run for president in 2016 even though he is reportedly being considered by his political party.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

AMLC: Court cannot order disclosure of probe report on Luy, other whistleblowers

The Anti-Money Laundering Council has asked the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division to nullify its order directing the council to produce the bank documents of five whistleblowers in the pork barrel scam.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

State lawyers oppose Elenita Binay’s plea to suspend proceedings on her case

Government prosecutors on Friday opposed the request of Dr. Elenita Binay for the Sandiganbayan Third Division to suspend all proceedings on her case pending the resolution of her petition with the Supreme Court.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Reg’l political party for 2016 Bangsamoro polls created

While Congress is still deliberating on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), the leadership of the Moro Islamic Liberaration Front (MILF) has created a new political party for the anticipated elections in the region in 2016.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Govt launches ‘Justice Zone’ to speed up cases

The government on Friday launched its “Justice Zone” Project which aims to further speed up the resolution of cases by allowing courts, the police, and lawyers to coordinate more efficiently.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Whistleblower Sula willing to part with Napoles-given car

Pork barrel scam whistleblower Marina Sula on Thursday expressed willingness to surrender to the government the Toyota Innova given to her by alleged scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles while she was still her employee.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

CPP-NPA’s Tiamzons to be brought to Cebu for arraignment Dec. 1

Police and military officials in Cebu on Thursday mapped out security arrangements for the court appearance of two top communist leaders before a court there on December 1.

Source: GMA News

Posted in Local News

Share This Website

  • Share on Tumblr

Hot Categories