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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesThe Rodrigo Duterte-Alan Peter Cayetano and Mar Roxas-Leni Robredo camps kicked
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
The Rodrigo Duterte-Alan Peter Cayetano and Mar Roxas-Leni Robredo camps kicked off their official campaigns in vote-rich Negros Occidental with separate events in Bacolod City, yesterday. Roxas and his team are expected in Negros Occidental on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Signed, lapsed into law, or vetoedLike the outgoing administration of President Benigno “Noy” Aquino III, lawmake
Signed, lapsed into law, or vetoed
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
Like the outgoing administration of President Benigno “Noy” Aquino III, lawmakers of the 16th Congress are also set to bow out from office this June 30. But many of them are running in the May 9 elections, either as re-electionists or vying for... Read more
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Rappler
Empower young girls through football, sports – Pia CayetanoWOMEN'S FOOTBALL. Senator Pia Cayetano says building grassroots football for gi
Empower young girls through football, sports – Pia Cayetano
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
WOMEN'S FOOTBALL. Senator Pia Cayetano says building grassroots football for girls will improve Philippine women's football and empower young girls to reach their goals. Photo by Bea Orante/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Senator Pia Cayetano is known... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Road to Malacañang starts hereThe top four presidential contenders—Grace Poe, Rodrigo Duterte, Jejomar Binay
Road to Malacañang starts here
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
The top four presidential contenders—Grace Poe, Rodrigo Duterte, Jejomar Binay and Mar Roxas. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS One will go on a sentimental journey to his political and family roots, another will launch his bid in the company of the poor people... Read more
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Rappler
Dear Senator SottoIn the letter, you assert that I am maligning you because I have made incorrect
Dear Senator Sotto
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
In the letter, you assert that I am maligning you because I have made incorrect assertions or outright accusations against your character. Let us deal with the facts first. In your letter you state that: “Ms. Claudio is wrong. The truth is that the... Read more
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Rappler
DPWH scraps plans to move Anda MonumentMONUMENT. The Anda Monument is the centerpiece of the Anda Circle in Bonifacio
DPWH scraps plans to move Anda Monument
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
MONUMENT. The Anda Monument is the centerpiece of the Anda Circle in Bonifacio Drive, Manila. Photo posted by Skyscrapercity.com user The Avenger MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has scrapped its earlier plans... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Congress closes, passing ‘nothing’LAWMAKERS adjourned Wednesday night without passing the Palace-backed Bangsamor
Congress closes, passing ‘nothing’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
LAWMAKERS adjourned Wednesday night without passing the Palace-backed Bangsamoro Basic Law and were heckled by angry senior citizens for doing nothing to reverse President Benigno Aquino III’s veto of a bill that would have raised Social Security... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Enrile hits senators for passing bills based on requestsSenator Juan Ponce Enrile. INQUIRER PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA Senate Minority Leader J
Enrile hits senators for passing bills based on requests
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Senator Juan Ponce Enrile. INQUIRER PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile hit his colleagues in the Senate on Thursday for allegedly passing bills on the basis of “pakikiusap” (request). Enrile also noted how his colleagues... Read more
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Rappler
3 days before campaign, MMK to feature RobredoELECTIONS BOOST? Leni Robredo is featured in an episode of Maalaala Mo Kaya tha
3 days before campaign, MMK to feature Robredo
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
ELECTIONS BOOST? Leni Robredo is featured in an episode of Maalaala Mo Kaya that will air days before the official campaign period begins. Screenshot from Youtube The episode, according to a teaser trailer released online on Tuesday, February 2,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Drilon, Sotto score perfect attendanceMANILA, Philippines – Senate President Franklin Drilon and Sen. Vicente Sotto I
Drilon, Sotto score perfect attendance
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Franklin Drilon and Sen. Vicente Sotto III registered perfect attendance among the 24 senators from the first regular session in July 2013 until December last year. Among senators who were not in detention or... Read more
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Rappler
MAP: Where will members of Congress go in 2016?WHAT'S NEXT? 146 district representatives seek reelection into the 17th Congres
MAP: Where will members of Congress go in 2016?
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
WHAT'S NEXT? 146 district representatives seek reelection into the 17th Congress. MANILA, Philippines – By end of June 2016, 234 district representatives will bid goodbye to the 16th Congress. Where will they go when the current Congress ends? A... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cayetano: No good or bad dynasties; only good or bad politiciansSen. Alan Peter Cayetano is neither supporting nor opposing dynasties in the Ph
Cayetano: No good or bad dynasties; only good or bad politicians
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is neither supporting nor opposing dynasties in the Philippine political landscape. Cayetano, the son of former Sen. Rene Cayetano, has two siblings in politics, namely Sen. Pia Cayetano and Taguig City Rep. Lino Cayetano.... Read more
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Rappler
Pia Wurtzbach honored with key to the city of ManilaKEY TO THE CITY. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada presents the key to the city to Mi
Pia Wurtzbach honored with key to the city of Manila
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
KEY TO THE CITY. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada presents the key to the city to Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach during her courtesy call at the city hall, Monday, January 25. Photo from Facebook/Bb. Pilipinas MANILA, Philippines – Hours before her... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Discover treasured survivors of Three Wars The San Agustín Church in Intramuros has always been one of Manila’s top wedd
Discover treasured survivors of Three Wars
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
The San Agustín Church in Intramuros has always been one of Manila’s top wedding churches. Magnificent with retablos and chandeliers, painted ceiling, and photogenic façade, it’s a perfect backdrop for... Read more
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Rappler
RH budget cut exposes problematic lawmaking in PHMANILA, Philippines – The bicameral conference committee for the national budge
RH budget cut exposes problematic lawmaking in PH
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The bicameral conference committee for the national budget – the small group that decides final realignments in government funds – is not for the uninitiated. The budget bill is a thick document that details how much money goes... Read more
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Pilipino Star
100-day maternity leave gets Senate nodMANILA, Philippines — The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading
100-day maternity leave gets Senate nod
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading a bill that pushes for a 100-day maternity leave in the public and private sectors. Voting in favor of Senate Bill 2982 or the proposed Expanded Maternity Leave Law of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pia Cayetano lauds Senate passage of maternity leave bill The Senate has approved the bill seeking to increase the maternity leave bene
Pia Cayetano lauds Senate passage of maternity leave bill
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
The Senate has approved the bill seeking to increase the maternity leave benefits of female employees in the public and private sectors to 100 days, regardless of the mode of delivery. Sen.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate honors LJM for service to nation in the field of journalismLJM HONORED Senate President Franklin Drilon presents a copy of a resolution ex
Senate honors LJM for service to nation in the field of journalism
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
LJM HONORED Senate President Franklin Drilon presents a copy of a resolution expressing the Senate’s sympathy to the family of the late Inquirer editor in chief Letty Jimenez-Magsanoc at the upper chamber’s session hall in Pasay City. Present are... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate OKs additional maternity leaves for employeesA bill seeking to increase the maternity leave for employees in the public and
Senate OKs additional maternity leaves for employees
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
A bill seeking to increase the maternity leave for employees in the public and private sectors to 100 days regardless of the mode of delivery was approved by the Senate on its third and final reading on Monday. At present, government employees are... Read more
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Rappler
Senate approves bill for 100-day maternity leaveMATERNITY LEAVE. Senator Pia Cayetano's bill applies to female employees workin
Senate approves bill for 100-day maternity leave
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
MATERNITY LEAVE. Senator Pia Cayetano's bill applies to female employees working in the government and the private sector. MANILA, Philippines – If a newly approved Senate bill gets signed into law, maternity leave could last up to 100... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
UnconscionableThis President’s proclivity to inflict pain on his “bosses” is boundless even i
Unconscionable
Manila Standard Today / Posted 24 days ago
This President’s proclivity to inflict pain on his “bosses” is boundless even in the remaining five months of his presidency. All in a week, President Benigno Aquino rejected the P2,000 Social Security System pension increase for retirees even as he... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Who eviscerated the Reproductive Health Law?Today, even after 14 years of protracted struggle, reproductive health (RH) rem
Who eviscerated the Reproductive Health Law?
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
Today, even after 14 years of protracted struggle, reproductive health (RH) remains heavily contested in this country. For the most part, the Catholic Church—led by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines—vehemently opposes the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mocking the legislative process, stabbing poor women’s backsBy now, Senators Loren Legarda and Tito Sotto should already know that reproduc
Mocking the legislative process, stabbing poor women’s backs
Manila Standard Today / Posted 26 days ago
By now, Senators Loren Legarda and Tito Sotto should already know that reproductive health advocates will not take moves to make the RH law useless sitting down. Their underhanded action to cut the Malacañang-proposed P1.157-billion peso budget for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Case of P1-B cut on RH funds may reach SCSenator Pia Cayetano. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Describing the P1-billion cut from f
Case of P1-B cut on RH funds may reach SC
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Senator Pia Cayetano. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Describing the P1-billion cut from funds meant for family planning supplies as “deceptive,” “unethical” and “unacceptable,” Sen. Pia Cayetano on Thursday said she was studying the option of taking up the... Read more
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Rappler
New election issue: RH and the P1-B budget cutMANILA, Philippines – With 4 months left before the 2016 presidential elections
New election issue: RH and the P1-B budget cut
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – With 4 months left before the 2016 presidential elections, former and current lawmakers as well as reproductive health (RH) advocates want the removal of the P1-billion allocation for contraceptives in the 2016 budget to be an... Read more
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Rappler
Pia Cayetano: Difficult to trust Legarda again after RH budget cutTRUST ISSUES. Senator Pia Cayetano says she would have difficulty trusting Sena
Pia Cayetano: Difficult to trust Legarda again after RH budget cut
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
TRUST ISSUES. Senator Pia Cayetano says she would have difficulty trusting Senator Loren Legarda again after a P1-billion allocation for contraceptives was removed from the 2016 budget. MANILA, Philippines – Senator Pia Cayetano admitted it will be... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The hidden facts of MamasapanoTHE accolade given by some 300 industry experts across the region to Ms. Margar
The hidden facts of Mamasapano
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
THE accolade given by some 300 industry experts across the region to Ms. Margarita Fores as “Asia’s Best Female Chef” is both an honor to the Philippines and to the industry where she belongs. Gaita Fores, who has spent years in Italy to perfect her... Read more
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Asian journal
Cost cuttingWHILE every life is a cause for celebration, taking care of the next generation
Cost cutting
Asian journal / Posted 29 days ago
WHILE every life is a cause for celebration, taking care of the next generation by keeping tabs on the population is a daunting challenge. Stabilizing the population — to not outstrip economic growth and the country’s resources — is a more... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda: There are enough funds for contraceptivesSEN. LOREN Legarda, chair of the Senate Committee on Finance, on Tuesday assure
Legarda: There are enough funds for contraceptives
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
SEN. LOREN Legarda, chair of the Senate Committee on Finance, on Tuesday assured that there are sufficient funds for the procurement of contraceptives for 2016 despite the cut in the budget for the Department of Health’s (DOH) Family Health and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
EDITORIAL – Obstructing a lawAfter investing significant political capital to push the passage of the Reprod
EDITORIAL – Obstructing a law
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
After investing significant political capital to push the passage of the Reproductive Health Act, President Aquino’s zeal appears to be flagging in implementing the law. Principal authors of the measure, notably Senators Miriam Defensor-Santiago and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Ruling to boost Philippine defense amid China assertiveness’MANILA, Philippines - Malacañang and the United States hailed yesterday the Sup
‘Ruling to boost Philippine defense amid China assertiveness’
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Malacañang and the United States hailed yesterday the Supreme Court (SC) decision declaring the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) between the US and the Philippines constitutional. The EDCA will help strengthen the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Over P2 billion RH funds still available – PalaceMANILA, Philippines - More than P2 billion in funding is still available for th
Over P2 billion RH funds still available – Palace
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - More than P2 billion in funding is still available for the implementation of the Reproductive Health (RH) Law this year, a Palace official said yesterday. Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. of the Presidential Communications... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Controversy over P1-B RH budget cut ragesA FURIOUS Senator Pia Cayetano disclosed on Monday that the P1-billion cut in t
Controversy over P1-B RH budget cut rages
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
A FURIOUS Senator Pia Cayetano disclosed on Monday that the P1-billion cut in the Department of Health’s (DOH) “procurement of commodities” under the family health and responsible parenting (FHRP) was not the same item that they passed in the Senate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Population explosionWhat is the priority of our government? What is the priority of our Congress an
Population explosion
Pilipino Star / Posted a month ago
What is the priority of our government? What is the priority of our Congress and the Senate? We have many problems and issues in this country but the most vital and pressing one has just been ignored – population. The Department of Health (DOH)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
House records show Senate wanted P1.3-B cut in RH fundsMANILA, Philippines - The Senate, upon the initiative of Sen. Vicente Sotto III
House records show Senate wanted P1.3-B cut in RH funds
Pilipino Star / Posted a month ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Senate, upon the initiative of Sen. Vicente Sotto III, had approved a reduction of P1.3 billion – not P1 billion – in the funding for this year for the implementation of the Reproductive Health and Responsible Parenting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda defends DOH budget cut; Pia Cayetano, Santiago furiousThe P1-billion allocation for the government’s family health and responsible pa
Legarda defends DOH budget cut; Pia Cayetano, Santiago furious
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
The P1-billion allocation for the government’s family health and responsible parenting (FHRP) program was cut from the 2016 budget and redirected to the purchase of air assets for the military and to the increase of the budgets of state colleges and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senators slam RH budget cutMANILA, Philippines – Principal authors of the Reproductive Health (RH) Law in
Senators slam RH budget cut
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
MANILA, Philippines – Principal authors of the Reproductive Health (RH) Law in the Senate are up in arms over the P1-billion cut in the budget for its implementation. Senators Miriam Defensor-Santiago and Pia Cayetano issued strongly worded... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Legarda explains P1-B budget cut for RH services CROWDED WARD – This file photo shows mothers and their newborns sharing crowd
Legarda explains P1-B budget cut for RH services
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
CROWDED WARD – This file photo shows mothers and their newborns sharing crowded beds at Ward V of the Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Sta. Cruz, Manila. (MB Photo by KJ Rosales) MANILA, Jan. 8... Read more
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Sun Star
Senators dismayed over P1-B cut in family-planning budgetTWO senators have expressed dismay on Friday over the removal of the P1-billion
Senators dismayed over P1-B cut in family-planning budget
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
TWO senators have expressed dismay on Friday over the removal of the P1-billion allocation set to finance the procurement contraceptives for the Department of Health's (DOH) family planning program. Last Wednesday, Health Secretary Janette Garin... Read more
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Rappler
Miriam Santiago on RH budget cut: 'Immoral''IMMORAL.' Senator and presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago condemns
Miriam Santiago on RH budget cut: 'Immoral'
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
'IMMORAL.' Senator and presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago condemns the P1-billion cut in the 2016 budget. The amount is supposedly for the purchase of family planning commodities for Filipnos. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler "The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda defends DOH’s P1B budget cutSen. Loren Legarda. File photo from Office of Sen. Loren Legarda Senator Loren
Legarda defends DOH’s P1B budget cut
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
Sen. Loren Legarda. File photo from Office of Sen. Loren Legarda Senator Loren Legarda defended the P1 billion cut for the Department of Health’s (DOH) budget for family planning commodities for 2016, saying it was done to augment the budget of... Read more
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Rappler
Pia Cayetano looking into P1-B cut in contraceptives budgetMANILA, Philippines – Senator Pia Cayetano, principal sponsor of the reproducti
Pia Cayetano looking into P1-B cut in contraceptives budget
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
MANILA, Philippines – Senator Pia Cayetano, principal sponsor of the reproductive health (RH) law, said on Thursday, January 7, that her office is looking into the surprise removal of a P1-billion allocation in the 2016 budget meant to purchase... Read more
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