President Benigno S. Aquino III congratulates newly sworn Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Punzalan Aranal-Sereno during the oathtaking ceremony at the Rizal Hall, Malacañan Palace on Saturday (August 25). Sereno is the 24th Chief Justice of the High Tribunal and the first woman to assume the post. She earned an Economics degree at […]

Robert Blair Carabuena, a Philip Morris executive, apologizes on TV while in front of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Francis Tolentino,  for his behavior caught on video. Above is the photo of the letter read by Carabuena. The motorist is facing charges for assaulting a Metropolitan Manila Development Authority traffic constable. Initial reports […]

President Benigno S. Aquino III on Friday has chosen Associate Justice Lourdes Sereno as the 24th chief justice replacing Renato Corona who was convicted by the Senate impeachment court in May. Chief Justice Ma Lourdes Sereno is the Philippines First Woman Chief Justice. She will be serving as Chief Justice for 18 years. The document […]

An August 23, 2012, press release from the Department of Education All public elementary and secondary school teachers will have more time to prepare learning supplements and devote more time student-centered activities as the Department of Education adopts flexibility in the preparation of daily lesson plans. Secretary of Education Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC said […]

The uncertainty over the fate of Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo and two others, after their white Piper Seneca plane crashed off the Masbate coast last August 18, may be taking its toll on the President Benigno S. Aquino III and his Cabinet colleagues. As of this time, Robredo’s aide, […]

Congress of the Philippines Twelfth Congress Third Regular Session   Begun held in Metro Manila on Monday, the twenty-eighth day of July, two thousand three. Republic Act No. 9225             August 29, 2003 AN ACT MAKING THE CITIZENSHIP OF PHILIPPINE CITIZENS WHO ACQUIRE FOREIGN CITIZENSHIP PERMANENT. AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE […]

President Benigno S. Aquino III confers the Order of National Artists for Cinema (Posthumous) to the late “King of Philippine movies” Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, popularly known as Fernando Poe, Jr., represented by FPJ’s wife actress Susan Roces, in a ceremony at the Rizal Ceremonial Hall, Malacañan Palace on Thursday (August 16). Roces refused to […]