Manila elections - updates

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CAAP: Intramuros, PICC, House of Reps no-fly zones on May 9

May 06, 2016 - 11:45 PM

The AFP and PNP will shoot down all unmanned aerial vehicles in these 3 areas on sight

NO-FLY ZONE. The Commission on Elections directs the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to declare Intramuros, the PICC and the House of Representatives as no-fly zones on May 9. File photo from EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO

Roxas: ’Natural' for Erap to pick Poe

Mar 28, 2016 - 8:09 PM

The administration bet is relying on former Manila mayor Alfredo Lim to help him win votes in the Philippine capital

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Lim: Erap won in 2013 due to ‘mass buying of votes'

Mar 28, 2016 - 5:22 PM

Joseph Estrada and Alfredo Lim battle it out again in the city of Manila

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Binay: I will bear 'suffering' for poor

Oct 12, 2015 - 7:13 AM

The Vice President speaks about the dismissal of his son Makati Mayor Junjun Binay and compares the ordeal of his family to the struggle of poor Filipinos again seeking to establish himself as the candidate of the masses

Lim calls Erap drunk, liar in LP rally

Apr 01, 2013 - 10:55 PM

Incumbent Manila mayor Alfredo Lim responds to attacks from his rivals during his campaign launch for re election He calls Estrada a liar a drunk and a plunderer Natashya Gutierrez reports

LIARS. Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim calls his opponents liars in his proclamation rally on Monday, April 1. Photo from RAPPLER/Franz Lopez

Erap won’t hit PNoy on Sabah

Mar 03, 2013 - 4:07 PM

Former President Joseph Estrada says Aquino has not abandoned the Philippines claim to Sabah

Isko: My arrest a prelude to campaign

Feb 18, 2013 - 3:44 PM

Isko tells Lim If he s challenging resignation then he should go ahead

Images courtesy of Joseph Ejercito Estrada Facebook page and

Isko Moreno arrested in Manila

Feb 16, 2013 - 5:48 PM

3rd Update Initial reports say the vice mayor is arrested over alleged illegal bingo operations in the area but police later say he voluntarily went to the police station