Filipinos living in calamity-prone areas may soon start getting free text alerts ahead of disasters after the Senate passed on Monday a bill requiring telecommunications companies to send free alert messages to warn the public.
While Senators Alan Peter Cayetano and Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada slugged it out regarding the latter’s use of inappropriate words in his speech attacking the credibility of Dennis Cunanan and Ruby Tuason, two of their colleagues were spotted busy playing electronic games.
It seems like another lucky day for Makati City Representative Mar-Len Abigail Binay-Campos when she won a condominium unit in the Christmas raffle of a high-end mall.
When disaster strikes, there are good people who go out their way to help those in need, but there are also people who take advantage of these kind souls.
Anger in social media at the misuse of Philippine state funds has snowballed into calls for a rally expected to attract thousands, an organizer said Sunday.