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Spain to support PH in sea row

FEARLESS CHINESE President Aquino applauds 2014 Ramon Magsaysay awardee investigative journalist Hu Shuli of China during ceremonies at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City on Sunday. AP

Spain has offered to be the “voice” of the Philippines in the European Union in its territorial dispute with China in the West Philippine Sea, President Aquino said on Monday.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino still coy on fresh mandate


So, does the President really want another term or not?

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino: It’s more fun to do business in the Philippines

President Benigno Simeon Aquino III was welcomed by Philippine Ambassador to Spain Carlos Slinas and Juan Sunye Deputy Chief of Protocol of the ministry of foreign affairs and cooperation upon arrival at Torrejon Airbase in Madrid Spain. Photo By: Gil Nartea/ Malacanang Photo Bureau

President Aquino began his European roadshow showcasing the country’s fast-rising economy.

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Global Pinoy,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH soldiers’ courage hailed

STANDING THEIR GROUND IN STANDOFF  This handout photo taken in October 2013 shows the officers and men of the 7th Philippine peacekeeping force bound for Golan Heights during their sendoff ceremony at Army headquarters in Manila.  The photo was released by the Armed Forces of the Philippines public affairs office on Friday, as news broke about heavily armed Filipino peacekeepers defying Syrian rebels in a stand-off at the Golan Heights hours after the gunmen disarmed and took hostage 43 Fijian soldiers. AFP FILE PHOTO

Seventy-five heavily armed Filipino peacekeepers besieged by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights are ready to use “deadly force” to defend themselves, their commander said on Friday.

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Class suit mulled vs Baguio lawmaker


Citizens’ groups here have begun planning a class suit against Baguio Rep. Nicasio Aliping Jr. for his alleged role in building an illegal road inside a watershed that led to the pollution of a water source of the city.

Posted: July 14th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »