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Sonny Angara elected new LDP president

Sep 22, 2018 - 6:42 PM

The senator takes over the party founded by his father

NEW LDP PRESIDENT. Senator Juan Edgardo Angara speaks at an organizational meeting and fellowship dinner with Laban ng Demokratikong Pilipino partymates. Photo from Office of Senator Angara

Abe vows to tackle North Korea threat ahead of Japan election

Oct 08, 2017 - 9:10 PM

'We will protect our country under stable politics,' Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says in a televised debate

Japan's Prime Minister and President of ruling Liberal Democratic Party Shinzo Abe gestures as he answers questions during a political debate ahead of the general elections at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo on October 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Toru YAMANAKA

LDP endorses Rodrigo Duterte – Angara

May 03, 2016 - 10:46 PM

In a statement the LDP chairman says Mayor Duterte offers the best hope for structural change

LABOR DAY. Presidential bet Rodrigo Duterte speaks before a crowd on May 1 at the Liwasang Bonifacio. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rapper

Japan ruling party forms group to review modern history

Dec 22, 2015 - 10:04 PM

The group aims to study historical events after the first Sino Japanese War

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe walks past a national flag made of flowers at an altar upon his arrival for a memorial service for those who died in the battle of Okinawa during World War II at the Peace Memorial Park in Itoman, Japan's southern islands prefecture of Okinawa, on June 23, 2015. Japan on June 23 marked the 70th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Okinawa, the bloodiest episode in the Pacific War, which killed 200,000 people. AFP PHOTO / Toru YAMANAKA

Abe's real challenge: Japan's economy

Aug 18, 2013 - 8:30 AM

The key issue is whether Shinzo Abe understands the importance of economic recovery as the source of his legitimacy

Zamboanga City: LP's Climaco-Salazar has the edge

May 14, 2013 - 8:14 AM

According to the latest unofficial count LP s Beng Climaco Salazar leads with 92 241 votes

Aquino launches own rainbow coalition

Oct 01, 2012 - 2:28 PM

President Aquino introduces the administration s diverse senatorial slate that includes only 3 LP members and candidates from 4 of the ruling Liberal Party s partners

Angara: LP-LDP coalition likely this month

Aug 17, 2012 - 3:23 PM

The Laban ng Demokratikong Pilipino is likely to form an alliance with the ruling Liberal Party according to Sen Edgardo Angara

PNoy uncle supports Erap-Binay coalition

Apr 23, 2012 - 9:06 AM

Peping Cojuangco will be involved in UNA s 2013 preparations pitting him against his nephew s political party

Will Binay’s coalition in 2013 be opposition?

Apr 09, 2012 - 5:05 PM

A key ally of Vice President Jejomar Binay is ruling out a coalition with the ruling Liberal Party