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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
House approves speed limiters on public vehicles, trucksMANILA - The House of Representatives said Friday that it has approved on third
House approves speed limiters on public vehicles, trucks
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted an hour ago
MANILA - The House of Representatives said Friday that it has approved on third and final reading a bill that will require certain types of vehicles to install speed limiters. The measure is aimed at addressing the problem of speeding that causes... Read more
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The Manila Times
New ‘pork’ scam links 20 lawmakersSeptember 2, 2015 11:25 pm P500M allegedly misused in Napoles-like transaction
New ‘pork’ scam links 20 lawmakers
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
September 2, 2015 11:25 pm P500M allegedly misused in Napoles-like transactions The former lawyer of “pork barrel” scam whistleblower Benhur Luy on Wednesday filed a complaint with the Office of the Ombudsman... Read more
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Pilipino Star
JPE, Bong, Angara face new ‘pork’ rapsMANILA, Philippines - Levito Baligod, former counsel of pork barrel scam whistl
JPE, Bong, Angara face new ‘pork’ raps
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Levito Baligod, former counsel of pork barrel scam whistle-blower Benhur Luy, filed charges of malversation of public funds against 20 incumbent and former lawmakers before the Office of the Ombudsman yesterday. Among those... Read more
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Sun Star
20 lawmakers face malversation raps over PDAF scam(Updated) TWENTY current and former lawmakers are set to face investigation by
20 lawmakers face malversation raps over PDAF scam
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
(Updated) TWENTY current and former lawmakers are set to face investigation by the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the alleged misuse of some P500 million in Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) from 2007 to 2009. The malversation... Read more
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Rappler
Enrile, Revilla, 18 others tagged in new PDAF caseMANILA, Philippines – He’s out on bail for the pork barrel scam, but Senator Ju
Enrile, Revilla, 18 others tagged in new PDAF case
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – He’s out on bail for the pork barrel scam, but Senator Juan Ponce Enrile is about to face new charges before the Ombudsman for the abuse and misuse of his Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF). After more than a year of... Read more
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Balita
Ombudsman's 2016 budget hearing highlights need for more fiscal autonomy September 2, 2015 5:54 am MANILA, Sept. 1 — Despite its enormous task and me
Ombudsman's 2016 budget hearing highlights need for more fiscal autonomy
Balita / Posted 2 days ago
September 2, 2015 5:54 am MANILA, Sept. 1 — Despite its enormous task and meager budget, the Office of the Ombudsman cannot use its PhP4 million annual income primarily... Read more
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Rappler
Change PH image as 'killing fields of journalists' – senatorsMANILA, Philippines – Three senators have renewed the call for the government t
Change PH image as 'killing fields of journalists' – senators
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Three senators have renewed the call for the government to address the growing number of violence and extra-judicial killings against journalists in the Philippines. Senators Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, Alan Peter Cayetano,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte definitely runningDavao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte attended a big rally organized in Davao City by the
Duterte definitely running
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte attended a big rally organized in Davao City by the Duterte for President Movement. Duterte told the 10,000-person crowd to give him more time to decide whether to run for president or not, a change from his previous... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gun cultureThe attack was staged when the establishment was closed so it was clearly meant
Gun culture
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
The attack was staged when the establishment was closed so it was clearly meant to scare rather than kill. Still, the shooting of a coffee shop owned by ABS-CBN broadcaster Anthony Taberna last week raises concern about the ease by which armed... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Metro Manila faces water supply cut by 3 cubic meters The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is set to implement a fresh cut on
Metro Manila faces water supply cut by 3 cubic meters
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is set to implement a fresh cut on water allocation for domestic water supply “as soon as possible” amid the strengthening of El Niño episode in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy’s traffic planAt a speech at the Rizal Technological University, President Aquino asked for p
Noy’s traffic plan
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
At a speech at the Rizal Technological University, President Aquino asked for patience and understanding of the citizenry on the traffic situation, after five years of inaction. Aquino said that there is a need for more bridges and widening of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Task Force Ratsada activatedAugust 28, 2015 9:20 pm OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental: A Special Investig
Task Force Ratsada activated
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
August 28, 2015 9:20 pm OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental: A Special Investigation Task Group (SITG) has been organized to investigate the killing of radio broadcaster Cosme Maestrado in Ozamiz City. Misamis Occidental... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Specter of strongest El Nino looms Government urged all sectors nationwide to brace for possible onslaught this
Specter of strongest El Nino looms
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Government urged all sectors nationwide to brace for possible onslaught this year of what could be the strongest El Nino phenomenon in recorded history. State weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Special team to probe radioman's slayILIGAN - A special investigation task force was formed to look into the case of
Special team to probe radioman's slay
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 days ago
ILIGAN - A special investigation task force was formed to look into the case of a radio commentator who was gunned down in Ozamiz City Thursday. According to Supt. Jerry Tambis of Ozamiz City Police Station, they have already formed a special team... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Radio anchor shot dead in Ozamiz CityMANILA, Philippines - A hard-hitting broadcaster was killed after he was shot 1
Radio anchor shot dead in Ozamiz City
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - A hard-hitting broadcaster was killed after he was shot 10 times by still unidentified men in Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental yesterday morning. Reports reaching Camp Crame identified the victim as Cosme Diez Maestrado, anchor... Read more
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Rappler
NUP: Roxas endorsement mere 'formality'NUP STILL IN. Admin bet Mar Roxas after a meeting with members of the NUP. Phot
NUP: Roxas endorsement mere 'formality'
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
NUP STILL IN. Admin bet Mar Roxas after a meeting with members of the NUP. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – At least one political party will stay allied with the ruling Liberal Party (LP) and is on track to endorse the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Radio broadcaster shot dead in Misamis OccidentalMANILA – A radio broadcaster was shot dead in Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental o
Radio broadcaster shot dead in Misamis Occidental
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA – A radio broadcaster was shot dead in Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental on Thursday morning. Initial reports said Cosme Maestrado, also known as Mr. Ratsada, was shot and killed by unknown assailants along Washington Street in Ozamiz City. He... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
House still optimistic on FOI bill’s approval The House leadership said yesterday the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill is
House still optimistic on FOI bill’s approval
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
The House leadership said yesterday the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill is not yet dead this 16th Congress. Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. and Misamis Occidental Rep. Jorge Almonte, chairman of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dapitan City’s Kinabayo FestivalDapitan City, Philippines — The Oroquieta City Performing Arts Group bested the
Dapitan City’s Kinabayo Festival
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
Dapitan City, Philippines — The Oroquieta City Performing Arts Group bested the four other bets from Zamboanga Del Norte and Misamis Occidental in the Final Showdown (Category A’s Best in Costume and Best in Street Dancing), while Dapitan City’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
33 provinces prone to landslide and floodsMANILA, Philippines - A total of 33 provinces or 231 municipalities are prone t
33 provinces prone to landslide and floods
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - A total of 33 provinces or 231 municipalities are prone to floods and landslides because of the heavy rains caused by typhoon “Ineng,” the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on... Read more
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Rappler
Dry spell causes Q2 slump in PH agriculturePLANTING SEASON. Farmers in Central Mindanao depend on stable water supply to g
Dry spell causes Q2 slump in PH agriculture
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
PLANTING SEASON. Farmers in Central Mindanao depend on stable water supply to grow palay. Photo by UN FAO MANILA, Philippines – Intense heat and lack of irrigation caused by the dry spell in several provinces dragged down agricultural production in... Read more
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Balita
MisOcc gov wants to further reduce the malnutrition rate August 11, 2015 5:27 am OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Aug. 10 -– Gover
MisOcc gov wants to further reduce the malnutrition rate
Balita / Posted 24 days ago
August 11, 2015 5:27 am OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Aug. 10 -– Governor Herminia Ramiro, who chairs the Provincial Nutrition Council, wanted that the malnutrition rate of this... Read more
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Balita
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and...
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate
Balita / Posted 24 days ago
August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
DOH says side effects of immunization normalMANILA -- The Department of Health (DOH) on Friday explained the possible side
DOH says side effects of immunization normal
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 28 days ago
MANILA -- The Department of Health (DOH) on Friday explained the possible side effects of immunization, as it is set to implement its school-based immunization this month. DOH Region 10 Senior Health Program Officer Marivic S. Dela Fuente assures... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Typhoon Hanna maintains strength, some areas under Signal No. 2Got a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. Typhoon 'Hanna' (international
Typhoon Hanna maintains strength, some areas under Signal No. 2
Coconuts Manila / Posted 28 days ago
Got a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. Typhoon 'Hanna' (international name: Soudelor) maintained its strength as it moved towards Batanes. State weather bureau PAGASA said Hanna is still packing maximum sustained winds of 165 kilometers per... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
'Hanna' maintains strength; Batanes under Signal No. 2MANILA – Typhoon ''Hanna'' (international name: Soudelor) maintained its streng
'Hanna' maintains strength; Batanes under Signal No. 2
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 29 days ago
MANILA – Typhoon ''Hanna'' (international name: Soudelor) maintained its strength Thursday night as it moves towards Batanes. State weather bureau PAGASA said Hanna is still packing maximum sustained winds of 165 kilometers per hour near the center... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Northern Mindanao not taking chances on ‘Hanna’ Cagayan De Oro City – Typhoon “Hanna” entered the Philippine area of responsi
Northern Mindanao not taking chances on ‘Hanna’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Cagayan De Oro City – Typhoon “Hanna” entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) in the northeast of Luzon, but authorities in Northern Mindanao are not taking any chances. The whole region,... Read more
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Balita
Solons heed call of President Aquino, buckle down to work on BBL August 5, 2015 5:08 am MANILA, Aug. 4 — Members of the House of Representati
Solons heed call of President Aquino, buckle down to work on BBL
Balita / Posted 30 days ago
August 5, 2015 5:08 am MANILA, Aug. 4 — Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday are heeding the call of President Benigno S. Aquino III to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law... Read more
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