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The Manila Times
Drilon bares ‘very strong lobby’ against taxing cosmetic surgerySENATOR Franklin Drilon revealed on Thursday a “very strong lobby” from sectors
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
SENATOR Franklin Drilon revealed on Thursday a “very strong lobby” from sectors that may be affected by a proposal to tax cosmetic surgery under the government’s tax reform program. “Certainly, yes. There’ lobbying. There’s a very strong lobby,”... Read more
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The Manila Times
CA approves appointment of Guerrero as Armed Forces chief, promotion of 38 military officialsTHE Commission on Appointments (CA) approved on Wednesday the interim appointme
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
THE Commission on Appointments (CA) approved on Wednesday the interim appointment of Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero as Armed Forces chief of staff and the promotion of 38 senior military officials. Outside of the military, the body also confirmed the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate to subpoena BautistaTHE Senate will subpoena to former Commission on Elections chairman Andres Baut
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
THE Senate will subpoena to former Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista after he failed to appear during a hearing on Wednesday over allegations of ill-gotten wealth. “We will be requesting the Senate President to issue subpoena to chair... Read more
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Bautista no show in Senate probeFORMER Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista was a “no show” on Wedn
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
FORMER Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista was a “no show” on Wednesday during the resumption of the Senate investigation on his possible violation of the Anti-Money Laundering Act (AMLA). Sen. Francis Escudero, chairman of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte party extends deadline for accepting new members to Feb 2018THE ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) will extend
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
THE ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) will extend the deadline for accepting new members to February 28, 2018, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rdannounced on Tuesday. Pimentel, head of the PDP-Laban of which... Read more
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De Lima named ‘Global Thinker’ for second year for ‘openly defying’ Duterte drug warDETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima was named one of the Leading Global Thinkers for 20
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima was named one of the Leading Global Thinkers for 2017 by the Foreign Policy magazine for “openly defying” President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs. The Foreign Policy magazine awarded De Lima the Global Thinker award for... Read more
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Lacson brands as ‘hearsay’ lawyer’s claim of P200M for each senator to acquit SerenoSENATOR Panfilo Lacson described as “hearsay” the claim of lawyer Larry Gadon t
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
SENATOR Panfilo Lacson described as “hearsay” the claim of lawyer Larry Gadon that a business tycoon has offered P200 million each to the senators to acquit Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in the event her case is elevated to the upper... Read more
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2 Senate committees approve raise in base pay of military, policeTWO Senate committees approved on Wednesday Joint Resolution No. 9 increasing t
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
TWO Senate committees approved on Wednesday Joint Resolution No. 9 increasing the base pay of military, police and other uniformed personnel. Sen. Panfilo Lacson, chairman of the Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs, said the government... Read more
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The Manila Times
TIMELINE: Elusive road to peace with PH communist insurgentsPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation 360 officially ending peace talks
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation 360 officially ending peace talks with communist insurgents in the country. The Manila Times retraces the events before this. May 18, 2016: The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) offers to resume... Read more
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Senators back cancellation of peace talks with communistsSENATORS supported the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to cancel peace ta
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
SENATORS supported the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to cancel peace talks with the communist rebels whom he accused of violating a ceasefire agreement with government following a spate of attacks by the New People’s Army (NPA), the armed... Read more
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De Lima questions DOJ move to amend complaintSen. Leila de Lima is suspicious of the move of the Department of Justice to ex
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
Sen. Leila de Lima is suspicious of the move of the Department of Justice to exclude former Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) officer-in-charge Rafael Ragos from the illegal drug trading case filed against her. The senator’s suspicion stemmed from the... Read more
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Govt won’t stop MRT-3 ops despite mishapsDESPITE a slew of mishaps, an official of the Department of Transportation (DoT
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
DESPITE a slew of mishaps, an official of the Department of Transportation (DoTr) said the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) remained to be a “reliable” mode of transportation to over 500, 000 passengers daily. “Sa ngayon ang tingin namin … reliable... Read more
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The Manila Times
Angara seeks passage of ‘emergency medical services’ billSENATOR Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara has sought the passage of a bill that would
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
SENATOR Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara has sought the passage of a bill that would strengthen the emergency medical services system in the country after a female passenger lost her arm in an accident at the Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3) Ayala Station in... Read more
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Asean summit a ‘tremendous success’A tremendous success. This was how Malacañang described the 31st Association o
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
A tremendous success. This was how Malacañang described the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit hosted by the Philippines that cost the government P15.5 billion. “It was a tremendous success. Now that all the guests are gone,... Read more
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Asean grateful for dialogue partners’ efforts to fight drug menaceTHE Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) is grateful for the efforts
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
THE Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) is grateful for the efforts of dialogue partners to combat the illegal drug problem in the region as the bloc recognized that it was affecting not only member-states but also other countries outside... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH, Asean ‘strongly condemn’ violent extremism, terrorismTHE Philippines led the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in reite
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
THE Philippines led the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in reiterating its “strong condemnation” of violent extremism and terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.President Rodrigo Duterte, chairman of the 31st Asean Summit and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trudeau: Legal impediments still preventing Canada from taking back toxic wasteTWO years after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his government woul
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
TWO years after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his government would work to find a solution to the dumping of toxic waste to the Philippines by a private company from his country, the problem has remained and so has the toxic waste. “I... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trillanes echoes Aquino on Mamasapano killings, says usurpation charge won’t prosperSENATOR Antonio Trillanes 4th is certain that the usurpation of authority case
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
SENATOR Antonio Trillanes 4th is certain that the usurpation of authority case filed against former president Benigno Aquino 3rd will not prosper. Trillanes, in a radio interview, said the case filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against Aquino... Read more
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