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DOJ approves another libel case vs Trillanes filed by ex-VP Binay

Oct 23, 2017 - 5:54 PM

The case covers media statements by Trillanes that there is a "P100 million racket a year" in Makati City

NEXT LIBEL CASE. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is charged for another libel case that stemmed from the complaints of Jejomar and Junjun Binay for media statements made at the height of Senate investigations in 2015 into alleged corruption in Makati City.

Sandiganbayan finds probable cause to try ex-VP Binay for graft

Sep 05, 2017 - 3:41 PM

The anti graft court also affirms the regularity of the Ombudsman s preliminary investigation which is questioned by Binay

GRAFT CASE. Former Vice President Jejomar Binay is conditionally arraigned before Sandiganbayan on May 10, 2017 for his graft charges over the bidding anomalies of the Makati City Parking Building. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

FAST FACTS: Makati Science High School

Aug 05, 2017 - 8:30 AM

Former Vice President Jejomar Binay and his son both ex Makati mayors have been charged with graft over the alleged anomalous bidding process of the school s 10 story building

MAKATI SCIENCE. Exterior photo of the 'overpriced' Makati Science High School building in Cembo, Makati City. File photo by Rappler

Uber, Parojinog autopsy, Duterte on Sereno | Evening wRap

Aug 03, 2017 - 7:21 PM

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Jejomar Binay, son face more graft charges over Makati Science High School

Aug 03, 2017 - 3:46 PM

UPDATED The plunder complaint is still alive as the Ombudsman continues to investigate the overpricing allegation

MORE GRAFT CHARGES. Former vice president Jejomar Binay submits himself to conditional arraignment on May 10, 2017 before the Sandiganbayan for his graft charges over the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall Parking Building. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

How Robredo's wealth in 1st 6 months compares to Binay's

May 20, 2017 - 9:00 AM

In a span of 6 months the wealth of Vice President Leni Robredo drops by over P2 million

NET WORTH. Vice President Leni Robredo's net worth drops by over P2 million in the first 6 months of her term. File photo from Office of the Vice President

Court approves Israel pilgrimage of Binay couple

May 11, 2017 - 6:11 PM

The Binay family led by former vice president Jejomar Binay and wife Elenita is set to embark on a spiritually charged pilgrimage to the Holy Land later this month

ISRAEL-BOUND. The Sandiganbayan allows former vice president Jejomar Binay to join his family for a pilgrimage to Israel. Photo by Darren Langit

Former VP Binay arraigned for corruption

May 10, 2017 - 5:03 PM

Though conditional and done only to make way for the travel motion this is Binay s first time to be arraigned for corruption charges

ARRAIGNMENT. Former vice president Jejomar Binay submits himself to a conditional arraignment on May 10, 2017 before the Sandiganbayan. Photo by: DARREN LANGIT

Ex-VP Binay pushes for integrated Metro Manila jail

May 10, 2017 - 2:39 PM

The former official revives the 2015 proposal of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology to solve the problem of jail congestion in the National Capital Region

THE SCRUM. There were weeks during the campaign when it was difficult for reporters to catch Binay for an interview. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Images from 2016: The day we elected Rodrigo Duterte and Leni Robredo

May 09, 2017 - 5:06 PM

It s been a year since the 2016 elections Revisit Rappler s PHvote microsite – it doesn t disappoint with the wealth of stories from that whirlwind of a day

A year after defeat, Jejomar Binay back to what he loves most

May 09, 2017 - 10:09 AM

UPDATED Take a glimpse of the life of Jejomar Binay a year after he lost in the presidential race

WHERE IS BINAY NOW? Former vice president Jejomar Binay inside his home after casting his vote on May 9, 2016. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

[Newspoint] Our own Gang of Four and a Half

Apr 29, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Duterte Estrada Arroyo Marcos – they are our own Gang of Four who in the 60s and 70s in its original Communist Chinese incarnation was the ruthless power behind Mao Zedong

Prosecutors make it hard for Binays to go on a trip to Israel

Apr 27, 2017 - 5:51 PM

Elenita has a good chance to get travel authority but her husband Jejomar faces trickier issues in his motion

THREE HEARINGS IN A DAY. Former Makati City mayor Elenita Binay attends three hearings from morning to afternoon on April 27, 2017 all on her motion to travel to Israel for the Binay family's pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

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Apr 12, 2017 - 1:28 PM

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Binays seek court nod for spiritual travel to Holy Land

Apr 12, 2017 - 10:36 AM

Binay family members who are facing corruption charges seek the court s permission to join a faith filled journey to the Holy Land

Binay makes rare public appearance at PNPA homecoming

Mar 11, 2017 - 6:16 PM

Politicians businessmen and even athletes join alumni of the PNPA during their homecoming

Court denies Jejomar Binay's motion for separate trial from son

Feb 01, 2017 - 9:38 PM

The former vice president former Mayor Junjun Binay and some Makati City officials are accused of irregularities in connection with the city hall parking building

Tracking Sandiganbayan: Who's who in PH's biggest corruption cases?

Jan 22, 2017 - 3:44 PM

Which corruption cases are still pending before the anti graft court and what are their statuses in the judicial process?

SC affirms constitutionality of AMLC provision to look into bank accounts

Jan 06, 2017 - 7:40 PM

It allows the AMLC upon approval from the Court of Appeals to check the movement of money and history of the account Banks could then waive their confidentiality agreement without having to notify the account owners

A law firm associated with the Binays petitioned the Supreme Court to stop AMLC from looking into bank accounts without noticing its owners.

Robredo apologizes to Binay over remarks on work ethic

Dec 07, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The Vice President says she did not mean to belittle the efforts of her predecessors when she expressed her passion for her work as HUDCC chief

APOLOGY. Vice President Leni Robredo apologized to former Vice President Jejomar Binay for her statement on her work ethics as Housing secretary. File photo from the Office of the Vice President

Binay camp: Maybe Robredo hasn't heard of ex-VP's work ethic

Dec 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Hindi naman siguro tama na tapakan ang iba para maiangat ang sarili says Joey Salgado spokesperson of former vice president Jejomar Binay

Photos courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

Leni Robredo: The new, 'default' face of the opposition

Dec 06, 2016 - 11:18 AM

Minority senators laud the move of the Vice President and accept her with open arms: Welcome to the minority

Vice President Leni Robredo takes in questions from our colleagues in the media Thursday morning.

Ombudsman urges Sandiganbayan: Junk Binay's bid to re-raffle 14 cases

Nov 24, 2016 - 12:01 PM

State prosecutors argue that raffling off the cases to different divisions would lead to a chaotic trial and unnecessary delays – contrary to the former vice president s wish for a speedy disposition of his cases

JEJOMAR BINAY. Jejomar Binay addresses the crowd during a campaign rally inside the San Rafael Municipal Gymnasium in San Rafael, Bulacan. File photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Nancy Binay comforts De Lima: It, too, shall pass

Sep 27, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Sana yung pinagdaanan namin di na pagdaanan ng ibang tao including her says Senator Nancy Binay of embattled Senator Leila de Lima

IT WILL PASS. What does one embattled senator tell another beleaguered colleague? 'It, too, shall pass.'

Binay feels 'vindicated' after Cayetano hits 'bias' in Senate probe

Sep 20, 2016 - 7:52 PM

Alan Cayetano accuses Leila de Lima of using the Senate hearing to destroy President Duterte Nancy Binay asks: Isn t that what he did to former Vice President Binay?

VINDICATION. Senator Nancy Binay says she feels vindicated after Senator Alan Peter Cayetano himself is now criticizing the very thing he did during the Senate probe against her family. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

COA: OVP under Binay did not hold public biddings for relief goods

Sep 04, 2016 - 10:00 PM

The Commission on Audit says the 2015 procurement of relief goods worth P24 153 million under the leadership of former vice president Jejomar Binay was done through negotiated contracts

House minority to push for tax exemption for P30k-and-below earners

Aug 17, 2016 - 6:58 PM

House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez says he plans to file a bill imposing a water tax on the MWSS to address the projected government revenue loss

NO INCOME TAX FOR THE POOR. House Senior Deputy Minority Leader Lito Atienza and House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez lead a press conference on August 17. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Duterte vs drugs, Marcos burial, PH in Olympics | 12PM wRap

Aug 17, 2016 - 1:04 PM

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Aquino sat on Binay proposal to bury Marcos in Ilocos

Aug 16, 2016 - 10:14 PM

UPDATED The camp of Jejomar Binay recalls that in 2011 the Vice President recommended to President Benigno Aquino III the late strongman s burial with full military honors in Batac Ilocos Norte which was approved by the Marcos family

2011 RECOMMENDATION. Former Vice President Jejomar Binay earlier recommended to bury the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos with full military honors in his hometown Batac, Norte in 2011. File photo of Binay by Rappler, photo of Marcos by Romeo Gacad/AFP

SC dismisses Roxas electoral protest vs Binay

Aug 16, 2016 - 7:50 PM

It will be an exercise in futility to conduct a revision and engage in academic discussion in order to determine who really won as vice president in the 2010 elections

Awkward 'seat mates' at the Senate: Binay, Cayetano, Trillanes

Jul 26, 2016 - 8:20 PM

Wow is this a test? Sinusubok ata ako ni Lord says Senator Nancy Binay on being seated beside Alan Cayetano and Antonio Trillanes IV who investigated her father of alleged corruption

SEATMATES. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV (left, file photo), decides to sit down a bit farther from senators Nancy Binay and Alan Cayetano (right photo) to avoid an awkward situation on the first session day of the Senate on July 26, 2016. Trillanes and Cayetano investigated Binay's father in the last Congress. Photo of Binay and Cayetano by Cesar Morales

Court issues hold departure order vs ex-VP Binay, 11 others

Jul 19, 2016 - 9:53 PM

The Sandiganbayan Third Division orders the Bureau of Immigration to prevent former vice president Jejomar Binay his son Junjun and several others from leaving the country

JEJOMAR BINAY. Vice President and presidential candidate Jejomar Binay addresses the crowd during a campaign rally inside the San Rafael Municipal Gymnasium in San Rafael, Bulacan. File photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

PH vs China, Binay’s bail, Tom Hiddleston | 6PM wRap

Jul 15, 2016 - 8:08 PM

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Ex-VP Binay posts bail, 'eager' to prove innocence

Jul 15, 2016 - 1:51 PM

UPDATED Former Vice President Jejomar C Binay is eager to go to court to prove the grave abuses of the Ombudsman and have these frivolous cases dismissed says lawyer Daniel Subido

READY TO GO TO COURT. Vice President Jejomar Binay is ready to defend himself against corruption allegations in court, says his camp. File photo by Hensell Hebaya/Rappler

Dela Rosa on pushers, Duterte on bilateral talks, Brexit cabinet | 6PM wRap

Jul 14, 2016 - 7:29 PM

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Binay charged, UK’s new PM, Emperor Akihito | 12PM wRap

Jul 14, 2016 - 12:29 PM

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Criminal charges filed vs ex-VP Binay over Makati building

Jul 14, 2016 - 9:32 AM

3rd UPDATE Former vice president Jejomar Binay faces charges of graft falsification of documents and violation of the Government Procurement Act

CRIMINAL CHARGES. Two weeks after he steps down from the vice presidency, Jejomar Binay is slapped with criminal charges before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan. File photo by John Javellana

To my first boss, former VP Binay

Jul 09, 2016 - 7:30 PM

A former media relations officer writes about his first boss the former vice president Jejomar Binay

Jejomar Binay

Binay's final tweet as VP

Jun 30, 2016 - 3:58 PM

Former vice president Jejomar Binay says it was his honor to have served the Filipino people

THE END. Former Vice President Jejomar Binay tweets a message for Filipinos on June 30. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: The 2016 elections' funniest moments

Jun 29, 2016 - 10:55 PM

From the amusing to the absurd the campaign season didn t lack in humorous moments

Binay’s last days as VP

Jun 29, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Here s a wrap of outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay s activities in his last 7 days in office

FAREWELL. Vice President Jejomar Binay bids the vice presidency goodbye on June 30. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

What’s next for VP Binay?

Jun 29, 2016 - 4:36 PM

The outgoing Vice President and his daughter Senator Nancy Binay share what he plans to pursue after he steps down on June 30

Binay cries in last boodle fight with security detail

Jun 29, 2016 - 1:04 PM

Outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay bids farewell to the men and women who kept the Binay family safe in the past 6 years

GOODBYE LUNCH. Outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers a speech in front of his security detail on June 28. Photo from the Office of Senator Nancy Binay

Abby Binay takes oath as Makati mayor

Jun 27, 2016 - 9:24 PM

Abigail Binay is the 4th member of her family to become the local chief executive of the richest city in the Philippines

BINAYS OF MAKATI. Outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay looks on as his daughter Abby Binay takes her oath as the next Makati City mayor. Photo from the Office of VP Binay

VP to VP: Binay, Robredo meet ahead of inauguration

Jun 27, 2016 - 7:45 PM

UPDATED Jejomar Binay and Leni Robredo share a quick meal together ahead of the final transition from the outgoing to the incoming vice president

VP TO VP. Incoming vice president Leni Robredo (L) and outgoing vice president Jejomar Binay (R) meet ahead of the former's inauguration. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

Binay prays OVP staff will continue helping the poor

Jun 24, 2016 - 6:15 PM

Lord we are grateful for the guidance throughout the years as we strived to serve the Filipino people ” outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay says in a prayer he wrote for his staff members

Vice President Jejomar Binay attends a Thanksgiving Mass with his wife Dra Elenita, their friends, and the staff of the Office of the Vice President. Photo from Binay's Facebook page

Binay's last days as VP: Courtesy calls, a Balesin trip, and a ToyCon

Jun 23, 2016 - 9:24 PM

What keeps Jejomar Binay busy in his last week as vice president?

Vice President Jejomar Binay accommodates a courtesy call with former Finance Secretary Gary Teves (3rd from left) and his staff on June 21. Photo from Cesar Bitong

Palace, Binay lead tributes for ex-Senate leader Maceda

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:21 AM

Senate President Franklin Drilon says the chamber is coordinating with the family for a necrological service for the late senator

LEADER. Former Senate President Ernesto Maceda dies of multiple organ failure on Monday, June 20. File photo by Vicente Roxas

Binay congratulates Robredo

Jun 18, 2016 - 4:20 PM

Vice President elect Leni Robredo s daughter Aika posts a copy of outgoing Vice President Jejomar Binay s congratulatory letter to her mother

CONGRATULATIONS. Current Vice President Jejomar Binay expresses his confidence on the capabilities of Vice President-elect Leni Robredo.

Binay, Robredo transition teams meet

Jun 09, 2016 - 8:53 PM

The office of Vice President Jejomar Binay leaves more than enough funds for his successor Leni Robredo to push for her advocacy