Philippine Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales and members of her delegation on May 30 briefed members of the Filipino American community in the Bay Area on her office’s initiatives in pursuing its constitutional and statutory mandate to promote clean government and ethical public service.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
The Sandiganbayan has allowed former Makati Mayor Elenita Binay to travel to Hawaii.
By Rene Ciria-Cruz
A bevy of Filipino films has invaded a much-underrated alternative film festival set in this sleepy town where nothing much happens, 14 kilometers from the glittering city of Cannes.
By Sylvia Europa-Pinca
Now that a lot of whistle-blowers are hogging the headlines, a good question is: Whatever happened to the first big whistle-blower in the Philippines?
By Cecile Caguingin Ochoa
Filipino-American community members of Moreno Valley, an incorporated city 60 miles South of Los Angeles, preferred to strike a low profile after recently seeing news that one of their own admitted taking a $2.3 million payoff in what is believed to be the largest-ever bribe accepted by a public official in the US.