CJ Bersamin reorganizes the 3 divisions of the SC

Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin reorganizes the three divisions of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. The Supreme Court Special Order No.2673, effective May 29, 2019, reorganized the three (3) divisions of the Supreme Court and the designation of the Chairpersons and members thereof. First Division Chairperson: Hon. Lucas P. Bersamin Working Chairperson: Hon. Mariano C. Del Castillo Members:… Read More »

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BASECO Clean Up Call for Volunteers

  MMDA continues to carry out President Duterte’s order to clean up the Manila Bay. It needs volunteers for its BASECO clean-up drive. The MMDA is one with the president’s aims to pursue a clean Manila Bay. It is the President’s desire to clean the whole of the Philippines and for the Filipinos to take care of the… Read More »

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DND statement on the allegations by Karapatan and Gabriela

The DND is confident that the allegations by Karapatan and Gabriela in connection with the writ of Amparo and habeas data will be proven false before the courts. The DND and its bureaus fully adhere to the rule of law, and we will address Karapatan and Gabriela following the legal process. There is certainly no threat to their… Read More »

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On This Day, May 30

  On this day, May 30, in 1892,Fernando Amorsolo, a Filipino painter and National Artist of the Philippines for Visual Arts, was born in Paco, Manila. He is considered one of the most celebrated painters of his time. Along with his younger brother Pablo, he learned painting from their uncle, painter Fabian de la Rosa. He later studied… Read More »

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On This Day, May 29

  On this day, May 29, in 1936, aviators Juan Calvo and Antonio Arnaiz became the first Filipinos to fly to Madrid, Spain onboard the plane Commonwealth. The first Filipinos to fly to Madrid, Spain The first successful aerial journey from Spain to Manila took place in May 1926, when the Legazpi first landed in Manila. This feat… Read More »

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