Category Archives: Bayan News

Arroyo Allowed on Hospital Arrest – Sandiganbayan


Philippines: News Former President and current Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has been allowed to remain under hospital arrest at Veterans Memorial Center (VMMC) in Quezon City, according to the 8-page resolution issued by The First Division of the Sandiganbayan.

Recto’s Own Version of Sin Tax Bill Dismays DOF, DOH, BIR


The Senate version of the sin tax reform bill reported by Senator Ralph Recto brought much disappointment to the officials of Department of Finance and Department of Health, due to the huge difference between the expected outcome and the presented

Blasts in Mindanao, Linked to Moro Peace Deal


After 2 consecutive occurrences of bomb explosions within the week, 1 in Zamboanga City and 1 in Cagayan de Oro City, police authorities in both areas by some means see a connection between it and the peace agreement bound to