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Nonito Donaire Jr. wins by 2nd round KO

Nonito Donaire Jr. wins by 2nd round KO

Newly crowned World Boxing Council and World Boxing Organization bantamweight champion, Nonito Donaire (aka The Filipino Flash) won after a 2nd round KO of Fernando Montiel in Las Vegas on February 20. After a

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Government needs a new Ombudsman

Government needs a new Ombudsman

With members of the House of Representatives Justice committee voting that there are sufficient grounds in the two impeachment complaints filed against Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez, Malacañang is now seriously looking for a new Tanodbayan

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EDSA Revolution 25 years later

EDSA Revolution 25 years later

Rekindles new kind of hope as President Noynoy Aquino promises to address corruption and poverty by: Rod Cantiveros After 25 years, the endemic poverty of more than 32 million Filipinos and the systemic corruption

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Asian envoys in UN plead int’l help for stranded workers in Libya

Asian envoys in UN plead int’l help for stranded workers in Libya

More than 100,000 Asian workers are believed to be still stranded as Asian envoys to the United Nations pleaded for international help to rescue those caught in the Libya uprising. According to diplomats, about

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UN to assist in fund mishandling probe if requested

UN to assist in fund mishandling probe if requested

The Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) of the United Nations (UN) on Tuesday will extend assistance to the Philippine government if requested, in its investigation of the alleged misuse of UN peacekeeping funds intended

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DFA ready to evacuate Filipinos in Japan

DFA ready to evacuate Filipinos in Japan

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is doing contingency measures if emergency evacuation arises for Filipinos residing in Fukushima Prefecture and other nearby Japanese cities in danger of exposure to radiation from the earthquake-damaged

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Palace sees no need to evacuate Filipinos in Egypt

Palace sees no need to evacuate Filipinos in Egypt

Despite the demand of non-government labor organization Migrante-Middle East for the immediate evacuation of Filipino workers in Egypt due to escalating political turmoil, the Aquino government said the Filipinos are safe amidst reports of

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Former CoA auditor testifies on Garcia’s case

Former CoA auditor testifies on Garcia’s case

Heidi Mendoza resigned as government auditor from the Commission on Audit (CoA) in 2006. She however stood firm on her conviction when called to testify that she had a tight case against a former

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UN to assist in fund mishandling probe if requested

UN to assist in fund mishandling probe if requested

The Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) of the United Nations (UN) on Tuesday will extend assistance to the Philippine government if requested, in its investigation of the alleged misuse of UN peacekeeping funds intended

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Pacquiao considers Mosley too kind for an opponent

Pacquiao considers Mosley too kind for an opponent

Manny Pacquiao finds Shane Mosley too kind and even considered him the kindest of all those that he have ever fought inside the ring. Although the two fighters have never ever shown any animosity

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