20 July, 2017 | Hits:197
By: DJ Yap - Reporter / @deejayapINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer
Vice President Leni Robredo said on Wednesday she has done nothing wrong as the second highest official of the land and was prepared to face any move to impeachment her.
Robredo was responding to statements from proadministration lawmakers, including House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, that she might face impeachment after Congress resumes its session next week.
Alvarez recently told the Inquirer that he was building a case against her for “betraying the public trust” when...
20 July, 2017 | Hits:183
By: Jeannette I. Andrade - Reporter / @jiandradeINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer
Photo: VISITING LEILA European lawmakers arrive at the PNP detention center to visit Sen. Leila deLima on Wednesday. —RICHARD A. REYESTwelve European Union lawmakers visited Sen. Leila de Lima at the Philippine National Police detention center on Wednesday to make sure she was being treated well in the lockup.
The head of the group, Sweden’s representative to the European Parliament Soraya Viola Helena Post, told reporters after the one-hour visit that De...
20 July, 2017 | Hits:140
By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab - Reporter / @MJcayabyabINQINQUIRER.net
Photo: Office of the Ombudsman. NOY MORCOSO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO
A former mayor of Banisilan, Cotabato was perpetually disqualified from holding public office after being found administratively guilty for appointing her nephew as the general manager of the Banisilan Water System.
In a statement, the Office of the Ombudsman found former Banisilan Mayor Betty Allado guilty of the administrative offenses of grave misconduct and conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service.
The Ombudsman said Allado...
18 July, 2017 | Hits:349
Tawag ng Tanghalan champ had just guested in Vice Ganda's concert when arrested. He is accused of rape by 19-year-oldBy: Benjie B. Talisic, Futch Anthon Inso - @inquirerdotnetInquirer Visayas
Showtime’s Tawag ng Tanghalan Grand Champion Noven Belleza (Photo from the Facebook page of Mr. Belleza)
CEBU CITY— The grand champion of a television show singing contest is facing charges for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl last Saturday, hours before he guested in a concert that top-billed comedian Vice Ganda in this city.