Escalante (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Escalante (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 10.8403
Longitude: 123.499001
population: 39,177
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Jinggoy: PNoy impeachment will divide the country

Estrada back-pedals and says he does not think the House will 'muster enough signatures to impeach the President, considering the fact that majority of the members of the House are allies of the President'ORANGE RIBBON. Senator Jinggoy Estrada says he ... [Published Rappler - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Why is Senator Jinggoy Estrada’s bail hearing taking longer?

Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada POOL PHOTO (file) Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada POOL PHOTO (file) MANILA, Philippines — The bail hearing of Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada again hit a snag on its third day as the defense of the suspects slammed government ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tax increase zugzwang

01:52 AMBy: Alex P. Vidal“The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too much in taxes.” – Lao TzuWHEN people are hungry and desperate, they steal food, commit crimes like robbery and holdup, and vandalize government offices.Poverty ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Escalante city’s treasurer’s office robbed of P2M–police

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines — Unidentified robbers took about P2 million from the treasurer’s office at the cash division in the Escalante City Hall in Negros Occidental, police said on Monday.Supt. Leo T. Batiles, Escalante City police ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

NegOcc lotto operator donates equipment to Sagay City district hospital

5:54 amBy Nanette L. GuadalquiverBACOLOD CITY, July 11 (PNA) — The Alfredo G. Marañon Sr. Memorial District Hospital in Negros Occidental received 13 units of medical equipment from Super Lucky Beagler Inc. (SLBI), the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office-accredited ... [Published Balita.org - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 3 reports

Prosecutors urged to present Tuason, Luy at bail hearings

MANILA, Philippines - The camps of Sen. Jinggoy Estrada and alleged pork barrel fund scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles have dared ombudsman prosecutors to immediately present state witnesses Ruby Tuason and Benhur Luy and have them take the witness stand ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Ombudsman prober takes stand in 1st Jinggoy bail hearing

MANILA, Philippines - Government prosecutors on Tuesday called on the witness stand one of the members of the special team of field investigators created by the Office of the Ombudsman to look into the projects funded by the pork barrel of Senator Jinggoy ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Newsman, priest recall Martial Law years

04:16 AMBy:  Dolly YasaBacolod City – A veteran journalist and more than 300 others who were victims of human rights abuses during the Marcos regime filed applications for compensation claims with the Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board.A team from HRVCB ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Gawad Kalinga in Cabug

CESAR Torrecarion and his wife Nanette have been the couple that oversees the Gawad Kalinga (GK) site in Barangay Cabug in Bacolod City. All GK sites work in tandem with the Couples for Christ. There are about 35 homes—some donated by doctors and others ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Visayas newsbits for June 27, 2014

Share this:COP ON VIDEO FACES CRIMINAL RAPSDUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental (PNA) — A policeman in a video post gone viral on social network site Facebook caught indiscriminately firing his gun in Siquijor early this month faces at least four criminal ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Malabor, Zayco post perfect attendance

- A A + ATuesday, June 24, 2014NEGROS Occidental Board Members Renato Malabor of the Fifth District and Pedro Zayco of the Sixth District registered perfect attendance in the regular sessions of the Provincial Board from January to June 18, 2014.Malabor ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

NCGP trains NONECO linemen on safety practices

By EASTER ANNE D. DOZANEGROS OCCIDENTAL – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines trains around 79 linemen of the Northern Negros Electric Cooperative formerly known as VRESCO on the global safety requirements and practices needed in line ma ... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jun 23 2014]

Quotes

"Let's not divide the country. We have a lot of problems to solve... Wala na tayong naipapasang batas sa Senado (We no longer have laws passed in the Senate) if we will concentrate again on another impeachment case" he said in an ambush interview before his bail hearing before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan TuesdayTuesday morning, July 22
"Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's" Jesus was quoted by historians as saying
"Eh nakita mo yung mga documents. Kung iisa-isahin mo yun, aabot tayo ng siyam-siyam" he added. (But you saw the documents. If we go through them one by one, it will eat up our time.)

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Jinggoy: PNoy impeachment will divide the country [Published Rappler - Jul 22 2014]
Why is Senator Jinggoy Estrada’s bail hearing t... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 22 2014]
Tax increase zugzwang [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 22 2014]
James Yap on his relationship with Kris Aquino:... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 19 2014]
Escalante city’s treasurer’s office robbed of P... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 14 2014]
NegOcc lotto operator donates equipment to Saga... [Published Balita.org - Jul 12 2014]
Prosecutors urged to present Tuason, Luy at bai... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 08 2014]
Voluminous evidence vs Estrada delays bail hearing [Published Rappler - Jul 08 2014]
Napoles’ lawyer slams prosecutors for delaying ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 08 2014]
Ombudsman prober takes stand in 1st Jinggoy bai... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 08 2014]
It’s reigning men! [Published Philippine Star - Jul 07 2014]
Newsman, priest recall Martial Law years [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 04 2014]
Gawad Kalinga in Cabug [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 03 2014]
After 26 years, CARP ends [Published Philippine Star - Jun 29 2014]
Visayas newsbits for June 27, 2014 [Published Manila Bulletin - Jun 26 2014]
Malabor, Zayco post perfect attendance [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 24 2014]
NCGP trains NONECO linemen on safety practices [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jun 23 2014]
Escalante top BM [Published Panay News - Jun 17 2014]
Cavite town looks beyond dark page in history [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 04 2013]
Declaring Bonifacio nat’l hero ‘long shot’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 01 2013]
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