Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Philippine court acquits ex-President of plunder

Arroyo is currently a member of the Philippine House of Representatives having won the May elections for another term.

Jul 19, 2016, 15:28 PM IST

Philippines' President-elect to bring back death penalty

The president-elect, who promised during his election campaign to end crime in the Philippines in less than six months, also vowed to be extremely tough with criminals, according to local broadcaster ABS-CBN.

Jun 27, 2016, 17:06 PM IST

Ex-Philippines President Arroyo, 21 others charged with plunder

Former Philippines President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and 21 government officials were charged Thursday with plunder for alleged misuse of the $20.74 million Malampaya fund in 2009.

Oct 03, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

Court orders 3rd arrest of ex-Philippine president

Arroyo`s lawyers questioned the charges during oral arguments, and the court said it would take a second look.

Oct 04, 2012, 14:56 PM IST

Arroyo`s health improving, asks for house arrest

Former Philippine president tried to leave the country on medical grounds while the govt scrambled to file charges against her.

Nov 25, 2011, 10:35 AM IST

Philippine massacre victims to file case vs Arroyo

Relatives of 57 people massacred in 2009 in the southern Philippines are suing Gloria Macapagal Arroyo over the killings.

Nov 22, 2011, 09:51 AM IST

Ex-Philippine leader to stay detained in hospital

More than a dozen left-wing activists demanded that Gloria Macapagal Arroyo be locked up like a common suspect in jail.

Nov 21, 2011, 13:47 PM IST

Calm in Philippines after ex-leader`s arrest

Former Philippine president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo once had strong ties to the Army.

Nov 20, 2011, 12:39 PM IST

Former Philippines` president booked on poll fraud

Former Philippine president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested in a hospital room on electoral fraud charges.

Nov 19, 2011, 09:03 AM IST

Philippine ex-president Arroyo held in hospital

Former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested on Friday for electoral fraud, which carries a life sentence, at a Manila hospital.

Nov 18, 2011, 18:13 PM IST

Ex-president Arroyo stopped from leaving Philippines

The Philippine govt blocked
former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo from leaving the country.

Nov 16, 2011, 00:12 AM IST

Philippine court allows Arroyo to travel abroad

The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday gave former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo permission to leave the country.

Nov 15, 2011, 13:17 PM IST

Ex-Philippine president recovering after surgery

Arroyo has been hounded by allegations of massive corruption during her nine-year presidency, which ended last year.

Jul 31, 2011, 13:52 PM IST

Philippine President swears in new chief justice

Outgoing Philippine President Gloria
Macapagal Arroyo swore in a new chief justice on Monday.

May 17, 2010, 20:26 PM IST

Philippine leader vows justice for massacre victims

Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Thursday vowed justice for the victims of a massacre allegedly perpetrated by her political allies in which 57 people were murdered.

Dec 03, 2009, 13:30 PM IST