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Inquirier.net
No Fil-Am plot to oust Dutertefurther inflaming the issue in subsequent press conferences. Two days after th
No Fil-Am plot to oust Duterte
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
further inflaming the issue in subsequent press conferences. Two days after the radio interview, Andanar announced from Malacanang Palace that the administration has already identified the people behind the supposed plot of Filipino Americans.... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Dark day for Duterte as Philippine peso plummets to 7-year lowthe reins of government. (File) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte takes the
Dark day for Duterte as Philippine peso plummets to 7-year low
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 hours ago
the reins of government. (File) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte takes the oath during his inauguration ceremony in Malacanang Palace. Pic: AP. In the process, however, the tough-talking politician has had several run-ins with world leaders... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Damage control after Duterte's tough talkis not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me."
Damage control after Duterte's tough talk
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
is not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me." —Duterte in a Sept. 12 speech at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila. The backtrack: The remarks by Duterte, who has been critical of Obama and US... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevailsis not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me."
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevails
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 12 hours ago
is not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me." —Duterte in a Sept. 12 speech at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila. THE BACKTRACK: The remarks by Duterte, who has been critical of Obama and U.S.... Read more
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FOX News
Duterte: After Tough Talk, Damage Control Prevailsis not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me."
Duterte: After Tough Talk, Damage Control Prevails
FOX News / Posted 12 hours ago
is not, I do not like the Americans. It's simply a matter of principle for me." — Duterte in a Sept. 12 speech at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila. THE BACKTRACK: The remarks by Duterte, who has been critical of Obama and U.S.... Read more
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News.com.au
Philippines President is at it againtaken things to a whole new level by asking when a baby is raped, where is God?
Philippines President is at it again
News.com.au / Posted 12 hours ago
taken things to a whole new level by asking when a baby is raped, where is God? In a speech given yesterday afternoon in Malacanang, Duterte was calling for the reintroduction of the death penalty so criminals can pay for their sins because “God... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte vows to open up trade, commerce with China, Russiato cross the Rubicon with the U.S. It is a point of no return,” he said in a sp
Duterte vows to open up trade, commerce with China, Russia
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
to cross the Rubicon with the U.S. It is a point of no return,” he said in a speech during an oath-taking event at the Malacanang presidential palace. The idiom to “cross the Rubicon,” means to pass a point of no return, and refers to Julius... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte to UN: You may probe but…PRESIDENT Duterte answer questions during an interview with media after the oat
Duterte to UN: You may probe but…
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
PRESIDENT Duterte answer questions during an interview with media after the oath taking of the Malacanang press corps. INQUIRER PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC PRESIDENT Duterte has accepted the challenge of the United Nations, European Union and United States to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima will surely be jailedPRESIDENT Duterte answer questions during an interview with media after the oat
De Lima will surely be jailed
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
PRESIDENT Duterte answer questions during an interview with media after the oath taking of the Malacanang press corps. INQUIRER PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC PRESIDENT Duterte is certain Sen. Leila de Lima will be put behind bars, citing her alleged key role as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to visit Japan and Russia, after China and Vietnam tripshe’s there waiting for me. After China, I think… I’ll go to Japan and I’ll go t
Duterte to visit Japan and Russia, after China and Vietnam trips
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
he’s there waiting for me. After China, I think… I’ll go to Japan and I’ll go to Russia,” the President said during the Malacanang Press Corp oathtaking ceremony. The President is set to go to Vietnam on Wednesday for a two-day official... Read more
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Sun Star
'There will be no amnesty for Abu Sayyaf'"THERE will be no talks. There will never be an amnesty for Abu Sayyaf," Presid
'There will be no amnesty for Abu Sayyaf'
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
"THERE will be no talks. There will never be an amnesty for Abu Sayyaf," President Rodrigo Duterte told a gathering in Malacanang on Monday, September 26, as he talks about his plan to crackdown on terrorism. "I have to do my job. The Abu Sayyaf... Read more
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The Manila Times
When will the Senate, House stop hosting zarzuelas?be stuck in a state of utter indolence and stasis. The two chambers cannot eve
When will the Senate, House stop hosting zarzuelas?
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
be stuck in a state of utter indolence and stasis. The two chambers cannot even say that there has been no guidance from Malacanang. The FOI issuance of Mr. Duterte is a virtual message to Congress. Please pass the enabling law because the FOI as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
EU, UN rapporteurs need to follow protocols, DFA saysand UN rapporteurs to make another round of investigation. He said they were s
EU, UN rapporteurs need to follow protocols, DFA says
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
and UN rapporteurs to make another round of investigation. He said they were still waiting for the official request from Malacanang, saying that the DFA was task to post the letter to concerned parties. The senior DFA official said he had no... Read more
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Asian journal
Kababayans react to De Lima’s ouster as chairman of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rightswho are now willing to serve the country with pride and higher self esteem 16.
Kababayans react to De Lima’s ouster as chairman of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Asian journal / Posted 3 days ago
who are now willing to serve the country with pride and higher self esteem 16. The servicemen’s one in a million dinner at Malacanang opportunity 17. The rounds in all of the defense camps to see what each station needs so that they can give... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Davao’s durian coffee outlet to open branch in Malacanang area complex DAVAO CITY — The franchise holder of Davao City’s homegrown BluGre Coffee, wh
Davao’s durian coffee outlet to open branch in Malacanang area complex
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
DAVAO CITY — The franchise holder of Davao City’s homegrown BluGre Coffee, which pioneers the famous durian coffee, will open its first branch in Manila on December 8. Davao’s... Read more
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Rappler
Two PNP generals mentioned at Bilibid drugs probeand other law enforcement agencies. NBI RAID? Retire police general Marcelo Ga
Two PNP generals mentioned at Bilibid drugs probe
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
and other law enforcement agencies. NBI RAID? Retire police general Marcelo Garbo (center). File photo by Gil Nartea/Malacanang Photo Bureau Magalong pitched to De Lima, as justice secretary overseeing the Bureau of Corrections, the idea of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Martial Law: Never again21, 1972. In the book LABAN: His Story, Jose Cojuangco Jr. quoted from handwrit
Martial Law: Never again
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
21, 1972. In the book LABAN: His Story, Jose Cojuangco Jr. quoted from handwritten diaries written by Marcos and left in Malacanang. Among those entries, Marcos wrote at 12:20 p.m., Saturday, September 23, 1972: “ Things have moved according to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sotto, Lacson reject call for UN rapporteur to look into illegal drugs drivedrug campaign is going out of hand as more than 3,000 persons have been killed
Sotto, Lacson reject call for UN rapporteur to look into illegal drugs drive
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
drug campaign is going out of hand as more than 3,000 persons have been killed since the Duterte administration took over Malacanang last July 1. To this, Sotto replied: “Not even. Wala silang pakialam sa atin (They should not interfere with our... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipinos in SF hail Paynor’s appointment as envoy to USservice post should be run. And this is what he brings to the table.” He noted
Filipinos in SF hail Paynor’s appointment as envoy to US
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
service post should be run. And this is what he brings to the table.” He noted that Paynor was the chief of protocol in Malacanang and has served under different presidents and administrations. “When you are able to do that, you have served... Read more
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Rappler
FULL TEXT: De Lima's privilege speech on her ousterwaiting for the kitchen sink. Mr. President, I did not expect you or the Senat
FULL TEXT: De Lima's privilege speech on her ouster
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
waiting for the kitchen sink. Mr. President, I did not expect you or the Senators to defend me from the vicious attacks of Malacanang as a person and as an incumbent Senator of the Republic. The least I expected of course is you allow me to defend... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Deadline pressure on cops to kill, kill!his imagination run wild. It is risky raising expectations. Quiet na lang po ta
Deadline pressure on cops to kill, kill!
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
his imagination run wild. It is risky raising expectations. Quiet na lang po tayo while awaiting Jakarta’s decision. Malacanang has announced, meanwhile, two key diplomatic appointments: those of Marciano Paynor Jr. as ambassador to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace exec pooh-poohs ‘oust Duterte plot’ by Fil-Am groupsa isang teleconference na pinag-uusapan na ‘oust Digong,’ hanggang January 201
Palace exec pooh-poohs ‘oust Duterte plot’ by Fil-Am group
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
sa isang teleconference na pinag-uusapan na ‘oust Digong,’ hanggang January 2017 na lang,” he said. Andanar said Malacanang has yet to verify the reports, saying “this does not help” the government. “Sabi ko naman sa kasama ko, ‘Pare,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Ridiculous,’ says Drilon of Duterte’s ‘spokespersons’administration assumed office, too many people have been speaking in behalf of
‘Ridiculous,’ says Drilon of Duterte’s ‘spokespersons’
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
administration assumed office, too many people have been speaking in behalf of President Rodrigo Duterte. The senator said Malacanang should only have one spokesperson and that should be either Secretary Ernesto Abella or Secretary Martin Andanar... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Robredo to inspect Leyte housing siteswith Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco J
Robredo to inspect Leyte housing sites
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr. and heads of concerned agencies in Malacanang. Robredo wants to speed up construction to address the housing backlog. “We want to shorten the processing time... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOJ oks indictment of gunrunner in Duterte slay plotof the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of new
DOJ oks indictment of gunrunner in Duterte slay plot
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
of the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of newly appointed government officials, at Malacanang palace in Manila. Prosecutor General Claro Arellano yesterday confirmed that an arms smuggling case will be filed... Read more
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The Manila Times
The problem is not spokesmanship, but communications managementstatements on behalf of the President. Missing the heart of the problem I thi
The problem is not spokesmanship, but communications management
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
statements on behalf of the President. Missing the heart of the problem I think the solution will miss the mark because Malacanang has defined the presidential communications problem as one of spokesmanship, when, in fact, it is really a problem... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Of iron men and butterfliescourse, there was a time when the Supreme Court had to battle its own flip-flop
Of iron men and butterflies
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
course, there was a time when the Supreme Court had to battle its own flip-flop epidemic with certain judicial decisions. Malacanang is clearly not immune from this malaise. Last Thursday, Secretary Martin Andanar of the Presidential... Read more
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The Manila Times
Torre, Frayna to get cash reward from PSCgiven P50,000,” said the PSC chief. The cash rewards will be distributed by no
Torre, Frayna to get cash reward from PSC
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
given P50,000,” said the PSC chief. The cash rewards will be distributed by no less than President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang Palace in a yet to be determined date. Torre won his fourth medal the prestigious tournament. He bagged his... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Calls for probe after hitman claims Duterte ordered Davao killingskill Muslims; as well as ambush Senator Leila de Lima and murder her. Matobato
Calls for probe after hitman claims Duterte ordered Davao killings
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
kill Muslims; as well as ambush Senator Leila de Lima and murder her. Matobato’s allegations were immediately rubbished by Malacanang, while several others, such as Nograles’ son Karlo Alexie, issued statements suggesting the man’s testimony could... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
3rd drug list includes 1,000 gov’t officialsof the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of new
3rd drug list includes 1,000 gov’t officials
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
of the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of newly appointed government officials, at Malacanang palace in Manila. At least 1,000 government officials have been implicated in illegal drug operations based on... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Hitman: Du30 gave kill ordersRodrigo Duterte of ordering the bombing of a mosque in 1993 and the killing of
Hitman: Du30 gave kill orders
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte of ordering the bombing of a mosque in 1993 and the killing of Muslimsódenied at breakneck speed by Malacanang, PNP chief Ronald 'Bato' dela Rosa and Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II. Lino Santos Matobato also told De... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace exec defends plans to buy military equipment from ChinaAMID improving ties between the Philippines and China, a Malacanang official on
Palace exec defends plans to buy military equipment from China
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
AMID improving ties between the Philippines and China, a Malacanang official on Thursday defended President Duterte’s plan to look to China as a source for military equipment despite the chief executive earlier statement questioning the quality of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Matobato’s startling claims must be fully examined – PalaceMALACANANG on Thursday called for “sobriety and objectivity” after a witness ma
Matobato’s startling claims must be fully examined – Palace
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
MALACANANG on Thursday called for “sobriety and objectivity” after a witness made startling allegations in the Senate that President Duterte gave orders to bomb mosques and kill people. Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella said the allegations... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Robredo finds Cayetano's 'Plan B' claims offensivehim. "I am testing whether he is a credible witness or this is the part of Pla
Robredo finds Cayetano's 'Plan B' claims offensive
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
him. "I am testing whether he is a credible witness or this is the part of Plan B of the Liberal Party na makuha ang Malacanang at manira lang," Cayetano said. Robredo, meanwhile, denied of any plot and warned that "it is not good for the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte: No World War III, just ‘little pockets of trouble’of the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of new
Duterte: No World War III, just ‘little pockets of trouble’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
of the Philippines in the early-1900s during a speech at the oath-taking of newly appointed government officials, at Malacanang palace in Manila. “I do not see any war, ‘yun talagang second or first world war, involving the might of arms... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PAO opposes Ecija court decision to get Veloso’s depositionin Indonesia, as they urge Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to save her fro
PAO opposes Ecija court decision to get Veloso’s deposition
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
in Indonesia, as they urge Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to save her from execution during a rally near the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016. Duterte visited Indonesia last week where... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ecija judge to get Veloso’s depositionin Indonesia, as they urge Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to save her fro
Ecija judge to get Veloso’s deposition
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
in Indonesia, as they urge Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to save her from execution during a rally near the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016. Duterte visited Indonesia last week where... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Yasay leaves for US amid Rody’s tirades20th century during his speech the other day before 2016 Metrobank Foundation O
Yasay leaves for US amid Rody’s tirades
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
20th century during his speech the other day before 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos awarding ceremony in Malacanang. It was the second time in just over a week when he showed the pictures in public - the first time in Vientiane,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Outstanding teacherTeacher’s Award to Rujealyn Cancino, an educator from Pangasinan province, duri
Outstanding teacher
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Teacher’s Award to Rujealyn Cancino, an educator from Pangasinan province, during the 2016 Metrobank Foundation’s Outstanding Filipinos awarding ceremony at the Rizal Hall in Malacanang Palace Monday, Sept. 12. (Ace Morandante/Malacan... Read more
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International Business Times
Duterte 'intentionally skipped' Obama meeting because he 'does not like the Americans'(Asean) in Vientiane, Laos last week. The statement from the Filipino presiden
Duterte 'intentionally skipped' Obama meeting because he 'does not like the Americans'
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
(Asean) in Vientiane, Laos last week. The statement from the Filipino president contradicts the official statement from Malacanang, the presidential palace, which said he was unable to attend because he was under the weather. The fiery Duterte,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
US says Philippines has not asked it to pull forcesof US troops who killed Muslims during the US’s occupation of the Philippines i
US says Philippines has not asked it to pull forces
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
of US troops who killed Muslims during the US’s occupation of the Philippines in the early-1900s, during a speech at the Malacanang palace in Manila on Sept 12, 2016. AFP Photo MANILA: The United States said the Philippine government had not... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte: ‘I will govern the country parallel with economic development’came during the 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos awards ceremony
Duterte: ‘I will govern the country parallel with economic development’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
came during the 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos awards ceremony on Monday night at the Rizal Hall in Malacanang. The President conferred the Gold Medallions to Outstanding Teachers (SOT), Outstanding Philippine Soldiers... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Veloso doomedduring a state banquet on Friday while the former was in Jakarta, on the last l
Veloso doomed
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
during a state banquet on Friday while the former was in Jakarta, on the last leg of his Asean trip, three days before Malacanang denied telling his host to 'go ahead' with the execution of drug convict Mary Jane Veloso, as echoed in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Praying for a Diokno in the age of Duterteaffairs after World War II to Washington’s support of a brutal dictatorship. A
Praying for a Diokno in the age of Duterte
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
affairs after World War II to Washington’s support of a brutal dictatorship. And we’ve been praying for a leader in Malacanang who would insist on recasting that relationship based on lessons from that painful past. The legendary Ka Pepe,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte purposely skipped Obama-Asean leaders talksTalagang ini-skip ko ‘yun,” he said during the awards ceremony of 2016 Metroban
Duterte purposely skipped Obama-Asean leaders talks
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
Talagang ini-skip ko ‘yun,” he said during the awards ceremony of 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos in Malacanang Palace. “I attend all others. ‘Yung kay Putin may one on one ako and the Asean and the Chinese, I was there,” he... Read more
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Rappler
De Lima hits Duterte: Go signal of Veloso execution 'disgusting, not surprising'into a state witness so it could pin down a drug trafficking syndicate, which a
De Lima hits Duterte: Go signal of Veloso execution 'disgusting, not surprising'
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
into a state witness so it could pin down a drug trafficking syndicate, which allegedly includes Veloso's recruiters. Malacanang should clarify the matter Indonesian President Joko Widodo told reporters in Bahasa Indonesia on Monday: "I have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima saddened by Duterte’s ‘go signal’ to execute Velosoa Senate probe into the alleged extrajudicial killings and summary executions i
De Lima saddened by Duterte’s ‘go signal’ to execute Veloso
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
a Senate probe into the alleged extrajudicial killings and summary executions in the country since Duterte assumed office. Malacanang has already clarified the issue, saying Duterte had only told Widodo to “follow your own rules” and that he would... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Duterte administers oaths of office to 43 new appointeesBanaag and Michael Kristian R. Ablan. Other appointees sworn into office in a
President Duterte administers oaths of office to 43 new appointees
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
Banaag and Michael Kristian R. Ablan. Other appointees sworn into office in a simple ceremony held at the Heroes’ Hall of Malacanang are: * Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Undersecretaries Navil A. Tan, Diosita T.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lawlessnessmore violence may happen. Lawless violence really exists in our country now wi
Lawlessness
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
more violence may happen. Lawless violence really exists in our country now with or without an official proclamation from Malacanang. And even if Duterte’s recent proclamation of the existence of lawless violence is apparently triggered by the... Read more
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Starmometer
CBN News Wins in Comm Guild, VACC, and Alta Media AwardsProgram), and “Failon Ngayon” (Special Award for Anti-corruption Campaign) in a
CBN News Wins in Comm Guild, VACC, and Alta Media Awards
Starmometer / Posted 19 days ago
Program), and “Failon Ngayon” (Special Award for Anti-corruption Campaign) in a ceremony held last August 29 at the Malacanang Palace. ABS-CBN News also ruled in another student award-giving body, with 12 trophies won at the 2016 ALTA Media... Read more
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