Tommy O backs out of Cebu City South District race, Abellanosa’s son takes his place

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Former Cebu City Tomas “Tommy O” Osmeña backed out of the congressional race for Cebu City, paving the way for the son of incumbent Congressman Rodrigo “Bebot” to take his place. Tomas Osmeña…

Talisay backs out from Sinulog 2021

Doris Bongcac and Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/07/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Talisay City government will no longer be sending an entry to this year’s Sinulog ritual showdown. Mayor Gerard Anthony Gullas made the announcement in a late night post on his official Facebook…

Only local contingents sign up for Sinulog ritual showdown

Doris C. Bongcac 01/07/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Spectators may only see local contingents compete in this year’s Sinulog ritual showdown, should it be allowed to continue as scheduled on January 17, 2021. A list of contingents obtained by CDN Digital…

Militiamen withdraw from US Embassy but Iraq tensions linger

01/02/2020

BAGHDAD — Iran-backed militiamen withdrew from the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad on Wednesday after two days of clashes with American security forces, but U.S.-Iran tensions remain high and could spill over into further violence. The withdrawal…

Garcia withdraws case for Capitol resource center injunction

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines— It may now be not up to the court to rule on the finality on the cancellation of the P1.3-billion Cebu Provincial Capitol Resource Center Project. The camp of Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia will…

BIR urged: Withdraw memo taxing health card premiums

Inquirer.net 11/25/2018

SENATOR Sonny Angara called on the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to withdraw its revenue memorandum circular which states that health card premiums shall be subject to tax. Angara, who chairs the Senate committee on ways and…

Lawyer tells Duterte: Don’t leave ICC

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/12/2018

  CEBU CITY–The withdrawal of the Philippines from the International Criminal Court may leave the Philippines vulnerable to human rights abuses and impunity. The warning came from lawyer Gilbert Andres, deputy executive chief of the Center for…

Mabatid’s counsel threatens to withdraw

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/26/2018

THE counsel of Mabolo Barangay Captain Niña Mabatid has threatened to withdraw from the quo warranto petition lodged against the neophyte village chief if the latter would fail to show up during the rescheduled trial on Monday,…

Mabatid lawyer: ‘Show up in rescheduled hearing or I’ll withdraw’

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/26/2018

Atty. Delon Urot, the lawyer of Mabolo Barangay Captain Niña Mabatid, expressed that he might withdraw as counsel if the village chief would still not show up in the rescheduled hearing on Monday, July 30. Mabatid was…

Lawyers withdraw Habeas Corpus petition

Ador Vincent Mayol, Norman Mendoza 06/16/2017

THE legal team of Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel has withdrawn the petition that challenged the validity of the latter’s arrest and sought his immediate release. Lawyer Handel Lagunay, in open court, verbally relayed their…

RESERVATIONS CANCELED

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 05/27/2017

Travel agencies, agents withdraw bookings due to Marawi siege Hotels and resorts are bearing the brunt of the siege in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, that prompted President Duterte to put the entire Mindanao under martial law.…

MAO BA?

Editorial 04/10/2017

WITHDRAW NOW A PUBLIC official was talking to reporters when his assistant walked in and handed him the item he requested. The official told his assistant to get his ATM card from his wallet, remembering that it…

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