Ronald Llamas - updates

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Aguirre stands by order to probe opposition for alleged destab plot

Jun 10, 2017 - 4:56 PM

UPDATED Even after the discovery of false claims and an old unrelated photo Aguirre stands by his Department Order 385 to probe into a supposed destabilization plot by opposition leaders

MILITARY COURTS. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says in an interview with Rappler on June 1, 2017 that military courts may be established under particular circumstances during the martial law. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

No public apology yet from Aguirre for fake news

Jun 08, 2017 - 9:03 PM

The Palace says Aguirre still enjoys the full trust of President Rodrigo Duterte

NO APOLOGIES YET. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II refuses to talk to reporters on June 8, 2017 who asked him about his public apology due that day, at least according to Senator Bam Aquino who he called the night before. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

FACT-CHECK: Aguirre uses old photo to tag opposition lawmakers in Marawi crisis

Jun 07, 2017 - 6:15 PM

The photo of the alleged plotters turns out to have been taken in 2015 at the Iloilo Airport and not weeks before the Maute crisis erupted

OLD PHOTO. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II shows this 2015 photo to reporters on June 7, 2017 as he tags Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano and former Aquino administration political adviser Ronald Llamas. Photo from Facebook

Akbayan still with Aquino, denies internal conflict

Aug 27, 2014 - 12:06 PM

There will always be points of disagreement on specific issues but none of them have been big enough for us to consider breaking off with the President and his party says Akbayan Representative Barry Gutierrez

Palace: Akbayan still an Aquino ally

Aug 26, 2014 - 4:08 PM

Malacañang reaffirms Akbayan’s support for the Aquino administration even after Akbayan Representative Walden Bello asked President Aquino to sack certain Cabinet members

SCRAP. Aquino-allied Akbayan party list calls for the abolition of PDAF. File photo from Rappler

Aquino Cabinet meets with supporters on day of anti-pork rally

Aug 25, 2014 - 6:07 PM

The Cabinet members say reforms will continue and key bills will be passed into law

AQUINO SUPPORT. Cabinet allies appear at launch of Kompre, which supports the reforms of Aquino's administration. Photo by Rappler

CPP chief, wife nabbed in Cebu – military

Mar 22, 2014 - 8:30 PM

4th UPDATE Until his arrest Benito Tiamzon was the chairman of the CPP NPA according to the military

REBEL TROOPS. Picture dated 29 March 2002 shows New People's Army guerrillas, the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), at a clandestine assembly in the Cordillera region in northern Philippines. File photo by Agence France-Presse

NDF: Plan for Aquino-Sison meeting scuttled by govt

Mar 14, 2013 - 9:44 AM

NDFP said government scuttled meeting by failing to address several issues including release of detained consultants and by fixing a truce within bounds of state’s legal system

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Liberal Party: Sustaining a rebirth

Sep 19, 2012 - 8:49 PM

In an environment where party loyalty is a rare commodity the question is: How reliable are the new LP members? How Mar Roxas plays his cards will make 2013 a make or break elections for the party

Llamas: Contraception is not corruption

Aug 05, 2012 - 3:56 PM

The presidential adviser says the claim by the Catholic Church rosses the line into impropriety

Aquino's inner circle

Jul 13, 2012 - 12:06 PM

The President has an eye for detail berates officials when they re inconsistent is deferential to senior citizens in his Cabinet and listens to people he trusts the most

Llamas to CJ: Don't liken us to Arroyo gov't

May 22, 2012 - 5:24 PM

Palace adviser Ronald Llamas issues a statement after Chief Justice Renato Corona criticized him in his speech before the impeachment court

First to prepare, first to win - Erap, Binay

Apr 17, 2012 - 7:33 PM

Binay and Erap say it s too early to talk politics But their alliance and election maneuvering seem to show otherwise

Erap on Binay: 'our next president'

Apr 17, 2012 - 6:43 AM

Former President Joseph Estrada says Binay s survey showing as the top political endorser strengthens their alliance

Llamas apologizes for fake DVDs

Jan 30, 2012 - 4:01 PM

Palace is investigating the official

Is Llamas becoming PNoy's liability?

Jan 25, 2012 - 7:47 PM

The presidential political adviser is caught buying pirated DVDs

ROLAND LLAMAS. Caught in the act.

'GMA not off the hook for plunder'

Dec 30, 2011 - 4:37 PM

President Aquino s political adviser says the administration has more cases in store for the former president

The President's Top Guns

Nov 01, 2011 - 8:00 AM

The President's Top Guns

Oct 14, 2011 - 8:00 AM

It has become a deadly combination: guns controversy and the President s men