corruption in Makati - updates

Rappler's latest stories on corruption in Makati


Antonio Tiu to Senate: Desperate to see me? I’ll go

May 19, 2015 - 9:51 AM

I do not know where the logic of citing me in contempt comes from But if they’re so desperate to see me in person then I’ll go says the controversial businessman

BACK TO THE LION'S DEN. Businessman Antonio Tiu faces the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee on October 30, 2014. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Panel finds basis to indict Binays for graft

May 09, 2015 - 5:02 PM

UPDATED The charge sets the stage for a possible impeachment of Vice President Binay considered the man to beat in the 2016 presidential race

SC orals, Napoles sentence, Rousey visits Pacquiao | The wRap

Apr 14, 2015 - 7:19 PM

The Ombudsman challenges the restraining order on Binay’s suspension Janet Napoles gets a life sentence for illegal detention MMA’s Ronda Rousey visits Manny Pacquiao

SC's hot topic in Baguio: Powers of Ombudsman, Binay

Apr 14, 2015 - 7:56 AM

The High Court holds oral arguments on a Court of Appeals order lifting the Ombudsman s suspension order against Makati Mayor Junjun Binay

2016 IN THE AIR: The Supreme Court will decide who will keep vast powers – the Binay Dynasty or the Office of the Ombudsman? File photo/Rappler

Trillanes lawyering for Delfin Lee vs Binay?

Apr 13, 2015 - 7:12 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV questions the charges filed against detained businessman Delfin Lee as he backs the property developer s extortion allegations against Vice President Jejomar Binay

Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV tells reporters during the Kapihan sa Senado Thursday, February 05, that President Benigno Aquino III should be absolved from any liability over the death of the 44 Special Action Force (SAF) members now that Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias “Marwan,” has been confirmed dead.  Photo by Cesar Tomambo/PRIB

Binay suspension, Alan Cayetano on MILF, UFC stars for Pacquiao | The wRap

Mar 11, 2015 - 10:11 PM

The Ombudsman suspends Junjun Binay Alan Cayetano asks the MILF to submit to the judicial process UFC fighters say Pacquiao can floor Mayweather

Nancy Binay: Makati mayor’s suspension part of ‘Oplan Nognog’

Mar 11, 2015 - 3:04 PM

If we have to go through this so our Vice President can serve we his children are willing to go through this says the senator whose brother has been suspended by the Ombudsman

POLITICAL PERSECUTION? Senator Nancy Binay says the ruling party seems bent on attacking the Binay family (suspended Mayor Junjun, right; Vice President Jejomar, left) in the lead-up to the 2016 elections. File photo by AFP

Ombudsman OKs preliminary probe vs VP Binay and son

Mar 06, 2015 - 6:32 PM

The complaint stems from alleged irregularities in the construction of a Makati carpark building also the subject of a drawn out probe at the Senate

File photo by AFP

Joker: Embattled Junjun Binay like Ninoy Aquino

Jan 29, 2015 - 6:03 PM

The Senate blue ribbon subcommittee s probe into alleged corruption by the Binay family is like an inquisition harking back to Martial Law times says former Senator Rene Saguisag

OBSERVERS. Former senators Joker Arroyo (lef) and Rene Saguisag criticize the lack of due process in the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee's probe into Makati contracts. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Mark Cristino

'Parking Gate' and the Binay dynasty

Nov 25, 2014 - 9:37 AM

While the irony is that people catch crocodiles but vote for them in office things will change for the better

#AnimatED: The ghosts of Binay’s past

Nov 03, 2014 - 7:27 AM

Vice President Binay has evaded the long arm of the law for close to 30 years

VP Binay still a no-show as Senate hearings resume

Oct 22, 2014 - 7:30 AM

I won t give them that opportunity to disrespect the Office of the Vice President

WILL HE GO? Vice President Jejomar Binay, facing allegations of corruption and a Senate probe, insists there’s no point in facing a ‘kangaroo court.’ Rappler file photo

De Lima to Binay camp: I cannot be intimidated

Oct 13, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says that based on the information disclosed at the Senate hearings her department will most likely investigate Vice President Jejomar Binay

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. File photo by Alex Nuevaespaña/Senate PRIB

Rappler Newscast | September 15, 2014

Sep 15, 2014 - 8:31 PM

Senate invites VP Binay to explain kickback allegations Gov t claims typhoon Luis brought zero casualty Palparan is home now in army HQ detention cell