Ferdinand Marcos

Type: Person
Name: Ferdinand Marcos (Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralín Marcos)
Title: Former President (deceased)
Organization: Philippines
Date of Birth: 11/09/1917-28/09/1989
Place of Birth: Sarrat, Ilocos North
Nationality: Philippines
Fact Sheet: Biography for Ferdinand Marcos
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Hu Shuli: Investigative reporting in China

12:42 AM(1 st of 2 parts)By: Melinda Quintos De JesusIT WAS wonderful to welcome Hu Shuli once again to Manila, on the occasion of her receiving her Ramon Magsaysay Award.I recall first meeting her in 1998 when she came to Manila for a conference on Women ... [Published The Daily Guardian - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

A warning to BS Aquino

President Benigno Aquino III has been warned by the New York Times about his so-called “Political Mischief in the Philippines”—his hinting of running for a second term in 2016 and his suggestion to limit the power of the Supreme Court.Both (running again ... [Published Manila Standard Today - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Rebranding and choices

S o, Hello Kitty is not a cat.This rubbernecker was not bothered by the news that the famous Sanrio character was human, a British school girl from a Japanese perspective, as claimed by an article in the LA Times.But another article claimed she is an ... [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Hong Kong’s future cleared by NPCSC’s historic decision

The opportunity for universal suffrage in 2017 is an aspiration shared by most, perhaps all, Hong Kong people. Therefore, it is a relief for all who care about Hong Kong’s future to see the National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC) pass the ... [Published China Daily Asia - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Filipino lawmaker in graft case suspended

MANILA: The head of the Philippine Senate on Monday disclosed he implemented an order from a special court for the 90-day preventive suspension of a senior member indicted for plunder in the country’s biggest corruption scandal.Senate President Franklin ... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Charter change and the vice presidency

The 1987 Constitution certainly needs some amendments.  While the charter provided initial relief from an authoritarian regime, present times show that some of its provisions must be changed to make it a better instrument for establishing an efficient ... [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Court orders turnover of Marcos’ $42-M loot to gov’t

The Marcoses in their past “grandeur” when the late dictator Ferdinand Edralin Marcos was starting to rule the Philippines for 20 years.MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan has ordered the turnover to the government of 42 million US dollars in the so-called ... [Published Balita - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

My little Voltes V rebellion

The StatesmanPublication Date : 01-09-2014Youths growing up under the Marcos regime in the 1970s have revel in reel democracy from a Japanese animeWhen I was growing up in a suburb south of Manila, there was one year when a specific hour of a specific ... [Published Asia News Network - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Why Can’t the Philippines Cha-Cha?

VP BInay, right, is next up.Shrill voices denounce constitutional change but miss the need for itThe Philippines, where fevered political rhetoric is almost an art form, is in the midst of another round of dire fears, appeals to the past and dark mutterings ... [Published Asia Sentinel - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Bongbong: No plans yet for 2016

BALANGA CITY, Bataan, Philippines – While talks on the next elections make the rounds of government offices, the son of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos has no plans yet to run for president in 2016.Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. made the statement on Friday ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 2 reports

NY Times editorial seeks to stop Philippine president from seeking 2nd term

Philippine Daily InquirerPublication Date : 30-08-2014The New York Times newspaper has called out President Benigno Aquino III for entertaining thoughts of amending the Constitution in order to clip the powers of the Supreme Court and to run for a second ... [Published Asia News Network - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 5 reports

Palace lauds PCGG for seized $42-M Marcos loot

Malacañang is optimistic that the administration will be able to recover more of former President Ferdinand Marcos' ill-gotten wealth after the Sandiganbayan ordered the return of $42 million from the late dictator's loot to government coffers. "We certainly ... [Published GMA News Online - Aug 27 2014]

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Hu Shuli: Investigative reporting in China [Published The Daily Guardian - 8 hours ago]
‘General,’ cohorts in NAIA bombing attempt charged [Published Philippine Star - 11 hours ago]
House junks impeach complaints vs P-Noy [Published Philippine Star - 11 hours ago]
Ad Lib -- By Greg B. Macabenta: “The MRT challe... [Published Business World - 12 hours ago]
A warning to BS Aquino [Published Manila Standard Today - 13 hours ago]
Rebranding and choices [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - 14 hours ago]
Suspects’ lawyer links alleged NAIA bomb try to... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 02 2014]
Q&A with Robyn Rodriguez: ‘Migrants for Export’ [Published VOA News - Sep 02 2014]
Hong Kong’s future cleared by NPCSC’s historic ... [Published China Daily Asia - Sep 02 2014]
Filipino lawmaker in graft case suspended [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 02 2014]
No pay for Enrile after suspension [Published Business World - Sep 01 2014]
Charter change and the vice presidency [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 01 2014]
Shameless disrespect for the justice system [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 01 2014]
Court orders turnover of Marcos’ $42-M loot to ... [Published Balita - Sep 01 2014]
My little Voltes V rebellion [Published Asia News Network - Sep 01 2014]
Why Can’t the Philippines Cha-Cha? [Published Asia Sentinel - Sep 01 2014]
Aquino-SC standoff dangerous to balance of power [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 31 2014]
Life Story [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 31 2014]
Too many coincidences? [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 31 2014]
Streetwise -- By Carol Pagaduan-Araullo: “Machi... [Published Business World - Aug 31 2014]
Drilon got biggest DAP slice—solon 32 minutes ago [Published Manila Standard Today - Aug 31 2014]
The power of judicial review [Published Manila Standard Today - Aug 31 2014]
THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Trapo mentality and winnabi... [Published Minda News - Aug 31 2014]
Ex-Erap spokesman Jerry Barican 'on life support' [Published Rappler - Aug 31 2014]
A history of landmarks never built [Published Las Vegas Review Journal - Aug 31 2014]
Good Old Reads: 10 Local Publications We Miss [Published Spot.ph - Aug 31 2014]
Ex-Erap spokesman dies [Published Rappler - Aug 31 2014]
Superb Pinoys [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 30 2014]
Fortified legislature [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 30 2014]
Bongbong: No plans yet for 2016 [Published Philippine Star - Aug 30 2014]
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No el scenario part of self-coup plan by Palace... [Published New Philippine Revolution - Aug 24 2014]
Edwin Lacierda's slip of the tongue was deliberate. Some sources say, it was a deliberate move meant to see the reaction of the public if such an idea is acceptable or not.Some palace insiders are consulting with several groups, making some temperature ...
Politics in the Philippines: My bosses, my muse [Published The Economist - Asia - Aug 21 2014]
IN A body politic still scarred by the two-decade dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos, it has long been taboo for a president even to dream of more than one six-year term. Yet President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino, son of Corazon Aquino, who toppled Marcos ...
Foreign Policy Solyndra [Published Cato @ Liberty - Aug 11 2014]
Ted Galen Carpenter Washington’s track record over the decades of selecting honest, effective, and democratic political leaders to support in developing countries is as dismal as the government’s attempts to pick economic winners in this country.  We ...
Did You Know That Two Activists Were Gunned Dow... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 04 2014]
SILME AND GENE City boy, country boy. Last night, the Seattle Channel aired a 2013 documentary about the coldblooded 1981 double murder of Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes. Domingo and Viernes were shot to death by two men, both of whom were convicted ...
Imelda Marcos... [Published JUST READ! - Jul 03 2014]
Before reading the story below, I would like to ask readers: "Who is our Imelda Marcos? Have we got one?" Please do not get me wrong... no offence!I remember Imelda, whom I met once in 1985 in Manila, a year before her husband Ferdinand was ousted ...
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