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The Star
Maxis releases National Day video messagePETALING JAYA: Maxis has paid homage to the inspiring efforts of ordinary Malay
Maxis releases National Day video message
The Star / Posted yesterday
PETALING JAYA: Maxis has paid homage to the inspiring efforts of ordinary Malaysians in its National Day message this year. In a six-minute film, the giant telecommunications firm celebrated Malaysians who looked past their differences and showed... Read more
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The Star
Cops rescue illegal workers locked up in condominiumKUALA LUMPUR: Police have put an end to slave labour at a condominium in Jalan
Cops rescue illegal workers locked up in condominium
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: Police have put an end to slave labour at a condominium in Jalan Klang Lama here. However, most of the syndicate members who had kept illegal Indonesian workers locked in a room remained free and not all of the women who were forced to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Abused dog finds new home with Norman manBootsy came to the shelter in June after being attacked by other dogs at the ho
Abused dog finds new home with Norman man
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Bootsy came to the shelter in June after being attacked by other dogs at the home where he was living. A neighbor filmed the fight and posted it on YouTube. Eventually, the city's Animal Welfare Department became involved and took Bootsy out of the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging childrenAn Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthink
Okla. day care investigated, accused of drugging children
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
An Oklahoma day care is under investigation, accused of doing something unthinkable and drugging children in its care. KXII reported that Sue's Day Care in Durant, Oklahoma, is under investigation by the state's Department of Human Services. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
700 000 Orphans in Urgent Need of Help, Says ParirenyatwaMore than 700,000 orphans and vulnerable children are in urgent need of various
700 000 Orphans in Urgent Need of Help, Says Parirenyatwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
More than 700,000 orphans and vulnerable children are in urgent need of various forms of support including educational help, health and child care minister, David Parirenyatwa said Wednesday. He was speaking at a handover ceremony of $1.2 million... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Minister: Economy woe hits 700,000 orphansMORE than 700,000 orphans and vulnerable children are in urgent need of various
Minister: Economy woe hits 700,000 orphans
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
MORE than 700,000 orphans and vulnerable children are in urgent need of various forms of support including educational help, health and child care minister, David Parirenyatwa said Wednesday. He was speaking at a handover ceremony of $1.2 million... Read more
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The Standard
Parents held after tot drug test positiveFriday, August 28, 2015A two-year-old's urine has tested positive for illegal d
Parents held after tot drug test positive
The Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, August 28, 2015A two-year-old's urine has tested positive for illegal drugs, with the girl's parents arrested under suspicion of ill- treatment and neglect. The mother, surnamed Law, 37, who police say is a drug user, took the toddler to Tuen... Read more
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The Standard
Schools to get lead-water filtersFriday, August 28, 2015ADVERTISEMENTAround 70 to 80 primary and secondary schoo
Schools to get lead-water filters
The Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, August 28, 2015ADVERTISEMENTAround 70 to 80 primary and secondary schools and many government children's homes built after 2005 will be fitted with special lead-water filtering systems on an urgent basis.Just five days before the new school... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry: Priority on education, training for the disabledKUALA LUMPUR: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is giving pr
Ministry: Priority on education, training for the disabled
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is giving priority to education and training in its action plan for the disabled. Its deputy minister Datuk Azizah Mohd Dun said both education and training would complement the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Morcha seeks hill boards under GTASiliguri, Aug. 26: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today said more boards could be f
Morcha seeks hill boards under GTA
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Siliguri, Aug. 26: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today said more boards could be formed for other hill communities, but all such bodies should function under the GTA. The comment came a day after chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced a development... Read more
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Inquirier.net
More ‘ghost’ seniors foundA self-styled “ghostbuster” has found evidence of more phantom senior citizens
More ‘ghost’ seniors found
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
A self-styled “ghostbuster” has found evidence of more phantom senior citizens haunting five Makati City barangays (villages), allegedly receiving birthday cakes and sundry gifts and, all told, siphoning off millions of pesos from the municipal... Read more
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New Kerala
Guidelines on cadaver donation submitted in HC The city government on Wednesday submitted in Delhi High Court the guidelines
Guidelines on cadaver donation submitted in HC
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The city government on Wednesday submitted in Delhi High Court the guidelines on cadaver donation in hospitals here. The government submitted the guidelines before a division bench of Chief Justice G.... Read more
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Rappler
Trillanes vs Abby Binay on PDAF, consultantsCONSULTANTS' WORK. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says he discovered that Congres
Trillanes vs Abby Binay on PDAF, consultants
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
CONSULTANTS' WORK. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says he discovered that Congresswoman Abigail Binay issued checks in the name of a Makati city official through the work of his controversial consultants. File photo by Romeo Bugante/Senate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abigail Binay to Trillanes: Check facts firstMANILA, Philippines - Makati City Rep. Abigail Binay on Wednesday said Sen. Ant
Abigail Binay to Trillanes: Check facts first
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Makati City Rep. Abigail Binay on Wednesday said Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV and his cohorts should have checked their facts first before accusing her of any irregularity in connection with the use of her priority development... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senate subpanel grills ex-official over Makati ‘ghost’ senior citizens Ryan Barcelo at the Senate blue ribbon committee hearing today, August 26, Pa
Senate subpanel grills ex-official over Makati ‘ghost’ senior citizens
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Ryan Barcelo at the Senate blue ribbon committee hearing today, August 26, Pasay City (Photo by Jun Ryan Arañas) Members of the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee grilled a former... Read more
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Sun Star
Trillanes:Makati official got checks from Representative Binay's PDAFMAKATI City Representative Abigail Binay issued 15 checks from her Priority Dev
Trillanes:Makati official got checks from Representative Binay's PDAF
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
MAKATI City Representative Abigail Binay issued 15 checks from her Priority Development Assistance Fund to the former officer-in-charge of the city's program for senior citizens, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said Wednesday. At the Senate probe into... Read more
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Sun Star
Makati exec denies anomaly in senior citizen programA FORMER social welfare department official of Makati City denied Wednesday any
Makati exec denies anomaly in senior citizen program
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
A FORMER social welfare department official of Makati City denied Wednesday any anomaly in the City Government's program for the elders, saying all senior citizen beneficiaries are legitimate. At the resumption of the Senate subpanel investigation... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Makati official belies ‘ghost’ senior citizensFormer social welfare OIC accused of getting pork from VP Binay’s daughter MAN
Makati official belies ‘ghost’ senior citizens
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 4 days ago
Former social welfare OIC accused of getting pork from VP Binay’s daughter MANILA - The former head of Makati’s social welfare department faced a Senate panel on Wednesday and denied city hall gave out benefits to senior citizens who are either dead... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Bryan County day care being investigated for child abuseDay care being investigated for child abuse. BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- A day care ow
Bryan County day care being investigated for child abuse
KXII Sherman / Posted 4 days ago
Day care being investigated for child abuse. BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- A day care owner in Durant is being investigated for child abuse. "They're all I got and I'm all they got," Durant mother Leslee Meade said - whose children went to Sue's Day... Read more
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The Telegraph
Mamata's balancing act in hillsMamata and Gurung at the Chowrasta programme on Tuesday. Picture by Suman Taman
Mamata's balancing act in hills
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Mamata and Gurung at the Chowrasta programme on Tuesday. Picture by Suman Tamang Darjeeling, Aug 25: Mamata Banerjee today played the ringmaster of hill politics, announcing a development board for Bhutias and dropping 115 cases against leaders of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
'Ineng' damages P470 million worth of crops, infraMANILA, Philippines - The amount of agriculture and infrastructure damage cause
'Ineng' damages P470 million worth of crops, infra
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The amount of agriculture and infrastructure damage caused by typhoon "Ineng" has swollen close to P470 million. In a report, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said the typhoon damaged... Read more
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The Star
Rooting out child abuse involves the whole communityI AM surprised to read Selangor Health, Welfare, Women and Family Affairs Commi
Rooting out child abuse involves the whole community
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
I AM surprised to read Selangor Health, Welfare, Women and Family Affairs Committee Chairman Dr Daroyah Alwi reportedly saying that the responsibility to monitor and address child abuse lies with the Welfare Department, “State rep: More initiatives... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Disabled’s Merdeka wish list Published: 24 August 2015 Next Monday, we will be commemorating our 58th Ind
Disabled’s Merdeka wish list
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Published: 24 August 2015 Next Monday, we will be commemorating our 58th Independence Day or Merdeka. However, for Malaysians with disabilities, the annual celebrations over the years have only become occasions which... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan, as thousands evacuated in Taiwan Photo: Strong winds and torrential rain fro
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
, as thousands evacuated in Taiwan Photo: Strong winds and torrential rain from Typhoon Goni triggers flooding and landslides in northern Philippines. (Reuters: Romeo Ranoco) A weakened Typhoon... Read more
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The Star
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards JapanManila (AFP) - A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday, afte
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Manila (AFP) - A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday, after leaving at least 10 dead in the northern Philippines and causing thousands of people to be evacuated in Taiwan. By Sunday afternoon the storm was 240 kilometres ((149... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Goni ravages Philippines, heads to JapanA weakened Typhoon Goni is headed towards Japan, after leaving at least 10 dead
Goni ravages Philippines, heads to Japan
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
A weakened Typhoon Goni is headed towards Japan, after leaving at least 10 dead in northern Philippines and causing thousands of people to be evacuated in Taiwan. By Sunday afternoon the storm was 240 kilometres east of Taiwan's capital Taipei and... Read more
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Rappler
Ineng ravages Philippines, heads toward JapanFilipino villagers inspect a damaged road in the town of Bacarra, Ilocos Norte
Ineng ravages Philippines, heads toward Japan
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Filipino villagers inspect a damaged road in the town of Bacarra, Ilocos Norte province on August 22, 2015. Photo by Bernie Sipin Dela Cruz/EPA MANILA, Philippines – A weakened Typhoon Ineng (international name Goni) was headed toward Japan on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards JapanMANILA: A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday (Aug 23), af
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA: A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday (Aug 23), after leaving at least 10 dead in the northern Philippines and causing thousands of people to be evacuated in Taiwan. By Sunday afternoon the storm was 240 kilometres (149... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Typhoon 'Ineng' ravages PH, heads towards JapanStranded commuters hike up a mountain after a portion of Kennon Road was damage
Typhoon 'Ineng' ravages PH, heads towards Japan
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 days ago
Stranded commuters hike up a mountain after a portion of Kennon Road was damaged by a landslide caused by Typhoon Ineng in Baguio. Photo by Harley Palangchao, Reuters MANILA -- A weakened Typhoon Goni (local name: Ineng) was headed towards Japan on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan Published: 23 August 2015 2:13 PM A tree lies on a road after it was toppled
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Published: 23 August 2015 2:13 PM A tree lies on a road after it was toppled by Typhoon Goni in Baguio city in northern Philippines. – Reuters pic, August 23, 2015.A weakened Typhoon Goni was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards JapanManila - A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday, after batt
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Manila - A weakened Typhoon Goni was headed towards Japan on Sunday, after battering the northern Philippines leaving at least 10 dead, and causing thousands of people to be evacuated off Taiwan's east coast. On Sunday morning, Goni, packing gusts... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards JapanOn Sunday morning, Goni, packing gusts of 170 kilometres (106 miles) per hour,
Typhoon Goni ravages Philippines, heads towards Japan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
On Sunday morning, Goni, packing gusts of 170 kilometres (106 miles) per hour, was located 360 kilometres (224 miles) from the Philippines’ northernmost Batanes islands, moving northeast at 17 kilometres per hour, the Philippines government weather... Read more
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New Kerala
Pensions not paid due to financial crunch: North MCD to HC The Delhi High Court was on Friday informed by the North Delhi Municipal Corp
Pensions not paid due to financial crunch: North MCD to HC
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
The Delhi High Court was on Friday informed by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation that due to "serious financial crunch" and budget deficit, it has not been able to disburse old-age... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Volunteers learn to implement Home Help programmeRohani (seated centre, third row) with senior ministry officials, other guests
Volunteers learn to implement Home Help programme
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Rohani (seated centre, third row) with senior ministry officials, other guests and participants of the state-level Home Help seminar. MIRI: A total of 200 volunteers f rom throughout Sarawak attended a three-day state-level seminar to equip them... Read more
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The Manila Times
Findings on Makati seniors based on flawed ‘audit’August 21, 2015 8:23 pm A Makati City official has debunked alleged findings p
Findings on Makati seniors based on flawed ‘audit’
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
August 21, 2015 8:23 pm A Makati City official has debunked alleged findings presented at the Senate sub-committee hearing on Thursday by a fellow city official appointed by acting Mayor Romulo... Read more
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Rappler
Ex-Makati official says Senate probe testimony 'flawed'THE TRUTH? Makati Action Center head Arthur Cruto took his oath before testifyi
Ex-Makati official says Senate probe testimony 'flawed'
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
THE TRUTH? Makati Action Center head Arthur Cruto took his oath before testifying during a Senate hearing on August 20. A former city government official, however, questions his claims. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – A... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Peña vows to dig deeper into 'ghost' beneficiariesMANILA, Philippines - Acting Makati Mayor Romulo “Kid” Peña on Friday vowed to
Peña vows to dig deeper into 'ghost' beneficiaries
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Acting Makati Mayor Romulo “Kid” Peña on Friday vowed to get deeper into the allegation that “ghost” senior residents of the city have been benefiting from the city government’s assistance under the BLU Card program. In a... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Walang multo: Makati official blasts 'flawed' audit of senior citizensMANILA - The head of the Makati Social Welfare Department (MSWD) on Friday ques
Walang multo: Makati official blasts 'flawed' audit of senior citizens
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA - The head of the Makati Social Welfare Department (MSWD) on Friday questioned the auditing procedure conducted by the Makati Action Center (MAC) which supposedly showed that about 45 percent of the city's senior citizen beneficiaries are... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Charity warns of exam results stress A WESTON charity is warning of the damaging emotional impact exam results cou
Charity warns of exam results stress
Weston Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
A WESTON charity is warning of the damaging emotional impact exam results could have on youngsters in the town. The Weston and North Somerset branch of the Samaritans has issued a fresh appeal this week, asking... Read more
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The Borneo Post
More therapists to better care for the disabledA trainee at PDK Dalat, Stephen Lihai, 48, smiles as Tokuda (right) helps him w
More therapists to better care for the disabled
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
A trainee at PDK Dalat, Stephen Lihai, 48, smiles as Tokuda (right) helps him with the spoon while his mother Seriah Gameng, 74, (left) and Fatimah (second right) look on. DALAT: The services of Community Rehabilitation Centres (PDK) statewide will... Read more
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The Manila Times
Binay camp belies ‘ghost’ claimsAugust 20, 2015 10:52 pm The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday
Binay camp belies ‘ghost’ claims
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
August 20, 2015 10:52 pm The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday refuted allegations of ghost beneficiaries of Makati City’s social welfare program for senior citizens as it dared the Senate witness to... Read more
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Rappler
Binay camp defends Makati program for senior citizensREBUTTAL. Joey Salgado slams Arthur Cruto's testimony, saying that Makati senio
Binay camp defends Makati program for senior citizens
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
REBUTTAL. Joey Salgado slams Arthur Cruto's testimony, saying that Makati senior citizens receive benefits personally. File photos by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay refuted the allegations of a Makati city... Read more
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Rappler
Makati losing P367M a year from ‘ghost' beneficiaries – officialUNDER OATH. Arthur Cruto testifies at the Senate hearing on alleged corruption
Makati losing P367M a year from ‘ghost' beneficiaries – official
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
UNDER OATH. Arthur Cruto testifies at the Senate hearing on alleged corruption in Makati city on August 20, 2015. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The Makati city government is allegedly losing an... Read more
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Sun Star
'Makati lost P367.5M to ghost senior citizen beneficiaries'THE Makati City government allegedly lost P367.5 million to a scheme tapping "g
'Makati lost P367.5M to ghost senior citizen beneficiaries'
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
THE Makati City government allegedly lost P367.5 million to a scheme tapping "ghost" senior citizens as beneficiaries of social programs initiated by Vice President Jejomar Binay. Binay was mayor of the city for two decades before he clinched the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
VP Binay marks first year of Senate probeMANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday marked the first
VP Binay marks first year of Senate probe
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday marked the first year of the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee’s ongoing probe into alleged anomalies in Makati City with a street Mass in Barangay Pembo with members of his family and... Read more
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