Report vendors selling crackers to minors -- PNP

December 26, 2018
AS part of the Philippine National Police’s program to help reduce firecracker and pyrotechnics-related injuries and even deaths, the PNP leadership headed by, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde, yesterday called on the public anew to immediately report to the nearest police station the presence of street vendors and ‘sari-sari store’ owners selling the stuff to minors since the act is against the law.

Palace: Joma constantly hallucinating

December 26, 2018
PRESIDENTIAL Spokesperson Jose Maria Sison yesterday said Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chairman Jose Maria Sison’s “long exile has dulled his senses, put him out of touch of reality and in constant state of hallucination.”

Quick release of dead sought

December 26, 2018
House Bill 8627, authored by Maguindanao Rep. Bai Sandra Sinsuat Sema and Lanao del Sur Rep. Mauyag Papandayan Jr. seeks to amend Republic Act 9349 entitled “An Act Prohibiting the Detention of Patients in Hospitals and Medical Clinics on Grounds of Nonpayment of Hospital Bills or Medical Expenses.”

Red revolution a failure — Malacañang

December 26, 2018
Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo made the statement on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Communist Party of the Philippines, whose founding chairman, Jose Maria “Joma” Sison, claimed the CPP has remained “strong” and “vibrant.”

‘Fake bill’

December 26, 2018
HOUSE Majority Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando “Nonoy” Andaya Jr. has welcomed the proposal of Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri for the bicameral conference committee to reconvene and work on genuine abolition of the controversial Road Board.

Drilon nixes bicam meet on Road Board

December 26, 2018
Drilon stressed that this position is reflected in Resolution No. 134, which he proposed and the Senate adopted shortly before it went on Christmas break last December 13, urging the Office of the President not to release funds from the motor vehicle user’s charge (MVUC) following the Congress’ passage of the bill which would abolish the Road Board.