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Andanar secretly invited to Senate dinner, ignored by media

Mar 01, 2017 - 11:13 PM

Senate President Koko Pimentel arranges the dinner but the Cabinet secretary is practically ignored by most media present – the same group of people he accused without basis of corruption

DINNER. Palace Communications Secretary Martin Andanar attends a gathering of Senate reporters with Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, after giving false, baseless accusations against the group. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 21, 2017

Feb 21, 2017 - 10:32 AM

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Lascañas, Andanar, peace talks | Evening wRap

Feb 20, 2017 - 9:45 PM

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Senate media to Andanar: Prove claim or apologize for fake news

Feb 20, 2017 - 3:09 PM

UPDATED The journalists strongly protest the unsubstantiated and irresponsible accusation of Communications Secretary Martin Andanar who said they may have been bribed to cover a press conference

Communications secretary Martin Andanar updates members of the media on the preparations of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit 2017 during a press briefing at the New Executive Building, Malacañang complex on January 5, 2017. The Philippines will be hosting the 50th ASEAN summit this year. ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photo

Andanar: Media offered $1,000 to cover Lascañas press conference

Feb 20, 2017 - 2:25 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Senate media deny the accusation slamming Communications Secretary Martin Andanar as irresponsible

MEDIA CORRUPTION? Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar claims reporters were offered as much as $1,000 to cover a press conference called by Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. File photo by Alfred Frias/Presidential Photo

Senate panel OKs ‘FOI bill older than PH Internet’

Sep 18, 2013 - 2:12 PM

Journalists and bloggers discuss how to make the FOI bill feasible in the time of social media

Villar: Biggest election loss was my name

Mar 17, 2012 - 1:23 PM

Sen Manny Villar opens up on lessons from the 2010 elections dealing with loss and the next step for the businessman politician