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  1. Eddie Villanueva

    Posted Apr 18th 2010, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... the movie actor, but they just laughed at me- 'Brother Eddie, he's another Joseph Estrada'- and I told them, 'I'm fed up with brainy politicians- Marcos was a genius guy, ...

  2. HK rejects claim passport thrown at senator

    Posted Aug 29th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan Hong Kong has rejected a claim by the senator son of former Philippine president Joseph Estrada that an immigration officer threw his passport at him when he arrived on Friday. Jinggoy Estrada, 47, told a Manila-based television station the officer seemed angered by his nationality. His father reiterated the allegation last night: 'The person was very rude. Jinggoy ...

  3. Philippine congressman in court on drugs charge

    Posted Sep 08th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... best friend, Joseph Estrada, the then president of the Philippines, by testifying against him about illegal gambling pay-offs. Governor Singson's political protege is boxing champion ...

  4. Aquino allies with former foe

    Posted Jul 27th 2010, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... was a boost for ex-president Joseph Estrada's Partido ng Masa Party as a power bloc. Estrada lost the presidential election to Aquino by a wide margin, but his party won senate seats for Estrada's vice-presidential running-mate Jejomar Binay, Estrada's son Jinggoy, and Enrile. Yesterday, Jinggoy Estrada won the number two post in the Senate. But Aquino lost a family friend ...

  5. Masked man's fraud claims cloud Aquino victory

    Posted May 31st 2010, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... not made any public statement about the video. The latest unofficial count gave Aquino 13.8 million votes and deposed former president Joseph Estrada 8.7 million. Only Congress, however, can ... This is the unofficial vote count for candidate Benigno Aquino, followed by 8.7m votes for Joseph Estrada: 13.8m ...

  6. So much to be done, so little to work with

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... generations. No doubt Aquino is sincere. There are many reasons to believe his will not be a predatory presidency like that of Arroyo or of Joseph Estrada, jailed for plunder nine years ago. ...

  7. Philippine governor's son on HK drug trafficking charge

    Posted Aug 01st 2010, 12:00am by John Carney, Raissa Robles

    ... who is also an Ilocos Sur congressman, is being held at the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre. Governor Singson rose to prominence when he helped bring down his former best friend, Joseph Estrada ...

  8. Philippines must give Aquino a chance

    Posted May 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benigno 'Noynoy' Aquino seems certain to follow his late mother to the presidency of the Philippines. Votes are still being counted from Monday's election, but he has a near-unassailable lead over his nearest opponent, former president Joseph Estrada. Obstacles may still lie ahead before his position can be confirmed; Congress has to ratify the ballots, and claims ...

  9. Former president Estrada cancels HK holiday

    Posted Aug 29th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney, Raissa Robles

    ... John Carney and Raissa Robles in Manila Former Philippine president Joseph Estrada cancelled a holiday to Hong Kong this weekend- saying it would be insensitive- as he fumed over the mishandling of the hostage tragedy. The movie star turned politician questioned the 'conspicuous absence' of Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim- a political rival- in the crisis. Estrada had planned ...

  10. Chilling echoes of the past in Philippine election

    Posted May 10th 2010, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... government: Joseph Estrada, Richard Gordon and Gilberto Teodoro. Then there's the dictator's son, Ferdinand 'Bong Bong' Marcos, wife Imelda and daughter Imee, who all occupied ... revolt that toppled her husband, Ferdinand Marcos. She is standing for a Lower House seat partly to win redemption for her late husband Joseph Estrada, 73 Ousted in a bloodless, military-backed ...




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