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The Manila Times
Passport processing in all consular offices remain suspended–DFAPASSPORT processing in all consular offices remains suspended on Tuesday due to
The Manila Times / Posted 45 minutes ago
PASSPORT processing in all consular offices remains suspended on Tuesday due to the nationwide transport strike, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in an advisory. The DFA said applicants with confirmed passport appointments on October 17... Read more
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Defend unmasked blogger against cyber bullies — De LimaDETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima appealed to the public to defend a blogger who, she
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima appealed to the public to defend a blogger who, she claimed, has been harassed and bashed on social media by supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte for criticizing seven senators who refused to support a resolution... Read more
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DFA consular offices closed on Oct. 16THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Office of Consular Affairs (OCA) announ
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Office of Consular Affairs (OCA) announced that the OCA-Aseana and all its consular offices nationwide would be closed on Monday due to a nationwide transport strike. Applicants with confirmed passport... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace: No order to expel EU envoysMALACAÑANG on Friday walked back President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to kick out
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
MALACAÑANG on Friday walked back President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to kick out European Union (EU) envoys in the country and cut the country’s diplomatic ties with the 29-member bloc amid criticisms of his bloody war on drugs. Palace spokesman... Read more
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De Lima to appeal SC ruling, lauds 6 dissenters for ‘courage, fealty to duty’DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima said on Wednesday that she would appeal the decisio
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima said on Wednesday that she would appeal the decision of the Supreme Court denying her petition to dismiss drug-related charges against her and nullifying the arrest order issued by a Muntinlupa court. Voting 9-6, the... Read more
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Ubial fails to get CA nod as health secretaryTHE powerful Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected the ad interim appointmen
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
THE powerful Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected the ad interim appointment of Secretary Paulyn Ubial as head of the Department of Health (DoH), three days before Congress adjourns for a month-long break. Ubial is the “fifth” member in the... Read more
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Honeymoon period over, Duterte toldCRITICS of President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday called for a stop to extrajudici
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
CRITICS of President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday called for a stop to extrajudicial killings and a rethink of the war on drugs following the 18-point drop in the Chief Executive’s net satisfaction rating. “If the huge decline of the President’s... Read more
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Duterte party names 6 senatorial bets for 2019 mid-term pollsTHE Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) has identified six
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
THE Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) has identified six of 12 possible candidates for its senatorial slate in the 2019 mid-term elections. They are: Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd, House Majority Leader Rodolfo... Read more
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Cimatu gets CA nod as environment secretaryTHE Commission on Appointments (CA) approved on Wednesday the ad interim appoin
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
THE Commission on Appointments (CA) approved on Wednesday the ad interim appointment of Secretary Roy Cimatu as head of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), a week before Congress goes on a month-long break. Cimatu, a retired... Read more
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Senate panel holds hearing on ‘fake news’THE Senate Committee on Public Information and Mass Media opened on Wednesday i
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
THE Senate Committee on Public Information and Mass Media opened on Wednesday its first public hearing on fake news, which stemmed from a blog post claiming that seven senators refused to sign a resolution condemning extrajudicial killings (EJKs) of... Read more
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Angara: 80% of ‘build, build, build’ funds to come from foreign borrowingsSENATOR Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara said on Tuesday that 83 percent of the P8.4
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
SENATOR Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara said on Tuesday that 83 percent of the P8.4 trillion needed funds for the government’s massive infrastructure program would come from foreign borrowings and not from TRAIN (Tax Reform for Acceleration and... Read more
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Palace confirms Trump’s visit to PH in NovemberMalacañang on Saturday confirmed that United States President Donald Trump will
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
Malacañang on Saturday confirmed that United States President Donald Trump will visit the Philippines in November this year. “We confirm US President Donald Trump’s visit to the Philippines this November,” Palace spokesman Ernesto Abella said in a... Read more
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Palace seeks swift passage of 2018 budgetMalacañang on Thursday urged the Senate to hasten the passage of the proposed P
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
Malacañang on Thursday urged the Senate to hasten the passage of the proposed P3.767 trillion budget for 2018 which is deemed critical in supporting the Duterte administration’s ambitious plans for the country. “We hope that the Senate can swiftly... Read more
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Senate sets marathon sessions on P3.767-T budget after receiving House versionTHE Senate received House Bill No. 6215 or the 2018 General Appropriations Bill
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
THE Senate received House Bill No. 6215 or the 2018 General Appropriations Bill (GAB) from the House of Representatives as both chambers hope to pass the proposed P3.767 trillion before December 25. Sen. Loren Legarda, chairman of the Senate... Read more
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Hazing ban moves in HouseA House subcommittee has approved a substitute bill prohibiting hazing and regu
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
A House subcommittee has approved a substitute bill prohibiting hazing and regulating initiation rites of fraternities, sororities, and other organizations. If signed into law, the proposed new “Anti-Hazing Act” would repeal Republic Act (RA) 8049,... Read more
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Senate committee shelves Faeldon ethics complaint pending ‘cooperation’THE Senate Committee on Ethics deferred action on the complaint filed by detain
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
THE Senate Committee on Ethics deferred action on the complaint filed by detained former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon against two senators until he agreed to cooperate with the investigation on the smuggling of P6.4 billion shabu from China.Faeldon... Read more
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Lacson, Trillanes belittle Faeldon on possible ethics complaintSENATORS Panfilo Lacson and Antonio Trillanes 4th on Friday belittled the plan
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
SENATORS Panfilo Lacson and Antonio Trillanes 4th on Friday belittled the plan of detained former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon to file an ethics complaint against them next week. Faeldon is detained at the Senate after the Blue Ribbon Committee... Read more
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No coup plot – AñoARMED Forces Chief Eduardo Año on Thursday denied reports that members of the m
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
ARMED Forces Chief Eduardo Año on Thursday denied reports that members of the military are being recruited to join a destabilization plot, saying there is no reason for soldiers to be demoralized and join any cup attempt. Sen. Antonio Trillanes 4th... Read more
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