Latest News for: Manila parties


Aksyon Demokratiko chairman and former Rep. Herminio Aquino dies at 72

The Philadelphia Inquirer 01 Aug 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Political party Aksyon Demokratiko on Sunday announced the death of its chairman and former Tarlac Rep.

Wacky GOP Stunts Cement Its Status As The Pro-Pandemic And Pro-Insurrection Party

TPM 30 Jul 2021
While you may have been tracking the latest developments in the infrastructure dance in the Senate or the evolving understanding of the Delta variant or the Tokyo Olympics or even the MLB trade deadline, House Republicans were busy Thursday undertaking not one but TWO different stunts to cement its status as the pro-pandemic/pro-insurrection party.

ACLED Regional Overview – East and Southeast Asia (17-23 July 2021)

Reliefweb 29 Jul 2021
In the Philippines, the government designated the National Democratic Front (NDF), the political wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), as a “terrorist” organization, despite the NDF being party to peace talks with the government (Manila Bulletin, 19 July 2021).

Euphoric Philippines, rewards greet Olympic gold winner home

Bennington Banner 29 Jul 2021
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The rewards, the citations and the nationwide parties are going to have to wait, for a week or so anyway.

Euphoric Philippines, rewards greet Olympic gold winner Hidilyn Diaz home

Gulf News 29 Jul 2021
Manila. The rewards, the citations and the nationwide parties are going to have to wait, for a week or so anyway. Philippine weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz, fresh from winning her country's first Olympic gold medal in nearly a century at the Tokyo Games, arrived in Manila on Wednesday and was whisked off to a hotel for seven days of quarantine.

Euphoric Philippines, rewards greet Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz

Star Advertiser 29 Jul 2021
MANILA, Philippines >> The rewards, the citations and the nationwide parties are going to have to wait, for a week or so anyway ... .

Lacson to be installed as chairman of revived Partido Reporma

The Philadelphia Inquirer 28 Jul 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Panfilo Lacson, who expressed intention to run for president in the 2022 polls, will be installed as the ...

A brief history of PDP-Laban: The early 1980s

The Manila Times 27 Jul 2021
EARLIER this month, we witnessed the fait accompli takeover of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), the party that catapulted Rodrigo "Deegong" Duterte to the presidency in 2016 ... Nene Pimentel founded the party along with a handful of us from Cagayan de Oro and Davao shortly after the Manila 1978 "noise barrage."

Isko Moreno as Robredo's VP fine with opposition — Trillanes

Manila Bulletin 26 Jul 2021
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno and former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV (FILE PHOTO/MANILA BULLETIN) ... Vilma Santos-Recto, human rights lawyer Chel Diokno, and House deputy speaker and CIBAC party-list Rep ... He was even party to the controversial dolomite project in Manila Bay despite calls from environmental activists.

What’s happening to our country, General?

Manila Standard Today 26 Jul 2021
Sapie was a longtime advocate of farmers’ rights ... Meanwhile, street crime incidence increased, particularly robbery and theft in Metro Manila ... A senior citizen called my radio program and complained PNP’s Hotline is useless as no action was taken when he phoned in to report a wild drinking and videoke party in San Andres Bukid, Manila ... .

NPC-UNA-Partido Reporma 2022 alliance in the works

Manila Bulletin 24 Jul 2021
Pantaleon Alvarez, Senate President Vicente Sotto III, Senator Panfilo Lacson, and former Vice President Jejomar Binay meet on July 24, 2021 to discuss the possibility of an alliance between their respective political parties for the 2022 elections (Courtesy of the Office of Rep. Alvarez/MANILA BULLETIN).

SC launches ePayment for small claims

Manila Standard Today 23 Jul 2021
Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez and EGEC President Mr ... The MOA was signed simultaneously in two locations—in the Division Hearing Room of the Supreme Court in Padre Faura, Manila, and in the Rizal Park Hotel, Ermita, Manila—with each party possessing a copy of the MOA previously signed by the other party ... .

Miss World PH names Top 10 ‘beach beauties’

The Philadelphia Inquirer 21 Jul 2021
... "Beach Beauty" competition on July 21, safely protected from precipitation at the Cove Manila club of Okada Manila in Paraaque City.

EXPLAINER: Ceboom, 'Magbuot mo,' two election losses over one win, future Osme�a leaders. 7 takeaways ...

Sun Star 21 Jul 2021
[3] 'IMPERIAL MANILA" AND CEBUANO LANGUAGE. Lito Osme�a was highly critical of centralized authority and made it a centerpriece of Promdi, the regional party he organized ... But when Lito ran for vice president in 1992, under his regional party Promdi, with Fidel Ramos under Lakas for president, he lost to Joseph "Erap" Estrada.