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Aquino aunt slams gov't over ballot stealing charges

Mar 20, 2015 - 10:59 AM

Margarita Tingting Cojuangco and 13 others face separate complaints filed by the Commission on Elections law department

Cardinal Tagle rejects calls for Aquino to quit

Mar 10, 2015 - 8:30 AM

We need to strengthen our institutions Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle says as he urges Filipinos to wait for the next elections

'STRENGTHEN INSTITUTIONS.' Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle rejects calls for President Benigno Aquino III to quit. File photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Palace backs SAF 44 march, warns vs 'opportunistic' groups

Mar 05, 2015 - 5:39 PM

Malacañang supports the March for Justice for SAF 44 planned by the police but calls for public vigilance against groups with a different agenda

'MY RESPONSIBILIY'. President Benigno Aquino III says he will never forget the death of the 44 troopers who died in a deadly clash with Moro rebels. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Bishops split on 'moral basis' for Aquino to quit

Feb 28, 2015 - 3:18 PM

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma says the Catholic Church is not in the position to push the President to quit for it is beyond her competence

'MORAL BASIS.' Catholic bishops find themselves in a key position as critics urge the President to quit. In this file photo, the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines holds its bi-annual plenary assembly in January 2014. Photo by Roy Lagarde/Rappler

'Aquino quit' group: We have no leader, financier

Feb 27, 2015 - 3:38 PM

The National Transformation Council denies it is plotting a coup and says it s looking for a David to replace President Benigno Aquino III

ARROYO-LINKED. Norberto Gonzales (left) and Renato Corona (right), who both served under the Arroyo administration, belong to the National Transformation Council. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Hollande PH visit, Corona joins ouster, Enrile at Makati Med | The wRap

Feb 26, 2015 - 8:23 PM

French President Hollande visits the Philippines to fight climate change Former chief justice Corona says “Oust Aquino ” Senator Enrile is rushed to Makati Medical Center

Ex-chief justice Corona joins event for Aquino ouster

Feb 26, 2015 - 3:38 PM

UPDATED Up to 1 000 people join an event organized by Arroyo allies to call for the ouster of President Benigno Aquino III

'OUST AQUINO.' Former chief justice Renato Corona and wife Cristina attend the meeting of group calling for the ouster of President Benigno Aquino II in Lipa, Batangas, on February 26, 2015. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Anti-Aquino bishop: Ready for prison if guilty

Feb 24, 2015 - 10:19 AM

Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles tells Rappler the National Transformation Council is against a military coup but can help create a new government

'NO COUP.' Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles says Jusice Secretary Leila de Lima to prove her claim that his group, the National Transformation Council, is planning a military junta. File photo from CBCP News

Gov't vows 'full force' vs 'power grab' plotters

Feb 22, 2015 - 6:47 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima slams Arroyo allies over actions that can be contemplated as conspiracies relating to sedition rebellion or coup d etat

DARED TO EXPLAIN. Philippine President Benigno Aquino III responds to questions on February 6, 2015, after he delivers his second televised address regarding the killing of 44 police officers in a clash in southern Philippines. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA