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Sabah Daily Express
Pacquiao calls out McGregorMANILA: Manny Pacquiao threw down the gauntlet to Conor McGregor — and took a d
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 minutes ago
MANILA: Manny Pacquiao threw down the gauntlet to Conor McGregor — and took a dig at Floyd Mayweather — as he promised to give the mixed martial arts star a "real boxing match". McGregor lost a megabucks fight in August against the unbeaten... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
MPD braces for last day of Bar examsManila Police District (MPD) will step up the security cordon around the Univer
Manila Standard Today / Posted 36 minutes ago
Manila Police District (MPD) will step up the security cordon around the University of the Santo Tomas (UST) in Espana, Manila tomorrow (Sunday). This comes, as the last day for the Bar examinations takes place inside the campus. Bar exams are... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SWS: Majority of Filipinos satisfied with Duterte admin's efforts to rebuild MarawiMANILA, Philippines — Majority of Filipinos are satisfied with the government’s
Pilipino Star / Posted 48 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — Majority of Filipinos are satisfied with the government’s efforts to rebuild Marawi City, according to a Social Weather Stations poll which also found most respondents thinking it would take five years or more for the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
MMDA to metro mayors: Implement ‘no smoking policy’The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) urged Metro Manila cities
Inquirier.net / Posted 59 minutes ago
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) urged Metro Manila cities on Saturday to comply with the treaty that promotes awareness against the use of tobacco products. The MMDA asked 17 cities in the capital to comply with the World Health... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump says he turned down Time’s ‘Person of the Year’US President Donald Trump on Friday (Saturday in Manila) said he turned down be
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
US President Donald Trump on Friday (Saturday in Manila) said he turned down being named Time’s “Person of the Year” after the magazine asked him for an interview and photo shoot but did not confirm he would be chosen. He tweeted: “Time Magazine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Investments in infrastructure: Road to developmentquality mass transport. Some of the infrastructure projects to be financed by
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
quality mass transport. Some of the infrastructure projects to be financed by the Japanese government include the Metro Manila Subway Project Phase 1, Cavite Industrial Area Flood Management Project, Circumferential Road 3 Missing Link Project,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Tim Tebow working out, preparing for Year 2 in pro baseballbaseball, to be more specific. The former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarte
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
baseball, to be more specific. The former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback said Friday (Saturday Manila time) that he spends three-to-five days each week training for baseball, getting himself ready for Year 2 of his pro... Read more
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Inquirier.net
As 4 more Russians banned, Olympic leader Bach warns criticsfor links to a widespread doping program. AP FILE PHOTO GENEVA — As four more
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
for links to a widespread doping program. AP FILE PHOTO GENEVA — As four more Russians were disqualified Friday (Saturday Manila time) for doping at the Sochi Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach signaled a possible shift toward barring the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Messi receives 4th Golden Shoe as Europe’s top scorerBARCELONA, Spain — Lionel Messi received his fourth Golden Shoe award on Friday
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
BARCELONA, Spain — Lionel Messi received his fourth Golden Shoe award on Friday (Saturday Manila time) for leading all of Europe’s leagues in scoring last season. It was the fourth time the Barcelona forward has received the honor, drawing him even... Read more
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Sun Star
Asean jokesMIL asked for a 20 ‘percent senior citizen discount’ on the fine she got from t
Sun Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MIL asked for a 20 ‘percent senior citizen discount’ on the fine she got from the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board.” “Where’s the truth in that,... Read more
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Sun Star
Monorail to address traffic woes in 2 LGUsof Cebu and Mandaue may be mitigated if the proposed 17-kilometer monorail proj
Sun Star / Posted 2 hours ago
of Cebu and Mandaue may be mitigated if the proposed 17-kilometer monorail project is realized. Representatives of the Manila-based PhilTram Transportation Consortium Corp. and Beijing-based China Railway Engineering Consulting Group Co. Ltd.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines condemns 'totally unacceptable' attack on Egyptian mosqueMANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government on Saturday vehemently condemne
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government on Saturday vehemently condemned what it described as “totally unacceptable” assault at a mosque in the Sinai peninsula that killed at least 235 people and wounding at least 109 others. In what... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Order returning drug war to police awaiting Duterte's signatureMANILA, Philippines (Originally published on November 24) — The document orderi
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines (Originally published on November 24) — The document ordering the return of the Philippine National Police to the frontline of the government’s brutal drug war is on President Rodrigo Duterte’s desk. Duterte last October... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Expect rains in most parts of Luzon—Pagasacondition will affect the Caraga, Davao, Central and Northern Mindanao regions.
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
condition will affect the Caraga, Davao, Central and Northern Mindanao regions. ADVERTISEMENT On the other hand, Metro Manila and the regions of Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, Ilocos, and Central Luzon would experience cloudy skies with light to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
MIAA cancels 2 Isabela-bound flights due to bad weatherTwo flights bound for Isabela have been canceled due to bad weather, the Manila
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
Two flights bound for Isabela have been canceled due to bad weather, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said Saturday. In its Facebook post, the MIAA said Cebu Pacific flights 5J 196 from Manila to Cauayan City and 5J 197 from Cauayan... Read more
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News.com.au
Boomers dominate in FIBA World Cup qualifierof a home crowd at Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium. Quincy Davis led Chines
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
of a home crowd at Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium. Quincy Davis led Chinese Taipei with 17 points and five rebounds. The Boomers’ game is against Japan, and will be held in Adelaide. Chinese Taipei will travel to Manila to face the Philippi... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Greenfield City: The suburban metropolis of the futureAs the traditional and established city centers in Metro Manila become increasi
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
As the traditional and established city centers in Metro Manila become increasingly crowded, urban population is migrating to new growth areas where a more sustainable and holistic way of living is made possible through careful masterplanning and... Read more
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Variety
Peddling Pictures Launches With Discovery’s ‘Prison Food’fiction series “Nightwatch” set in the dark, seedy world of extra-judicial kill
Variety / Posted 6 hours ago
fiction series “Nightwatch” set in the dark, seedy world of extra-judicial killings in the barangays (small districts) of Manila. Also in development is a heist project “Woodlands” that tells the story of two brothers from Johor Bahru who decide... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rare Ang Kiukok, vintage Rolexes at Salcedo Auctions sale todaypieces from the estate of Don Isauro Gabaldon y Gonzalez. Moving from his grand
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
pieces from the estate of Don Isauro Gabaldon y Gonzalez. Moving from his grand estate in Nueva Ecija to his home in Manila, and finally in the ’50s to his heirs in Bacolod City, the pieces consist of a very fine kamagong, narra and solihiya... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New DOJ probe targets Aquino, alliesadministration. Aguirre also instructed the NBI to create another special task
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
administration. Aguirre also instructed the NBI to create another special task force to handle the request of former Manila Councilor Greco Belgica to hold Aquino liable for malversation of public funds over the DAP... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Appearance of De Castro at impeach hearing uncertainthe case of a disqualified party-list group of senior citizens. Sereno’s accus
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
the case of a disqualified party-list group of senior citizens. Sereno’s accuser said his source of information was Manila Times reporter Jomar Canlas and Supreme Court insiders, prompting De Castro to issue a statement that she never... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Officials urge Chavez to reconsider resignationwithin or outside the DOTr’s ranks. The DOTr is currently implementing big-tic
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
within or outside the DOTr’s ranks. The DOTr is currently implementing big-ticket projects such as the P360-billion Metro Manila subway project, which will initially link Quezon City and the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, and a P316-billion... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BPI raises P12.2B from offering of high-yield term depositsseen to diversify the bank’s funding sources while offering investors an attrac
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
seen to diversify the bank’s funding sources while offering investors an attractive investment instrument. ING Bank N.V., Manila branch, acted as the sole arranger for this issue and also acted as selling agent together with BPI Capital Corp. and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gun raps vs Angel Manalo ‘upgraded’; bail deniedformer Marine officer who allegedly fired at two policemen during the raid. Th
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
former Marine officer who allegedly fired at two policemen during the raid. The three are currently detained at the Metro Manila District Jail (MMDJ) in Camp Bagong Diwa, Bicutan, Taguig City. Trial in Taguig OKd ADVERTISEMENT Meanwhile, the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Unwarranted’ charges on water services buckedand Alliance of Water Concessionaires are warning residents of Tacloban City ag
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 hours ago
and Alliance of Water Concessionaires are warning residents of Tacloban City against groundless charges with the entry of Manila Water in their area: being charged with rates in Metro Manila. The warning was issued Friday after Manila Water took... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Politics stalls govt’s family plan effortson her husband’s $10-a-day wage in a dirt-floor home in Paradise Village, tucke
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 hours ago
on her husband’s $10-a-day wage in a dirt-floor home in Paradise Village, tucked behind a smelly open sewer in the north of Manila, the nation’s capital where millions live in brutal poverty. The law was meant to provide free condoms, birth control... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Coalition govt’ with Reds led to termination of peace talksPhilippines-National Democratic Front of the Philippines and its armed wing, th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 hours ago
Philippines-National Democratic Front of the Philippines and its armed wing, the New Peoples’ Army. Sources confirmed to Manila Standard that there were already “substantial” discussions between several reciprocal working committees in the past... Read more
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The Manila Times
Fintech for financial inclusionand participate in wider economic activities. Since the startup’s 2016 launch,
The Manila Times / Posted 11 hours ago
and participate in wider economic activities. Since the startup’s 2016 launch, First Circle has served hundreds of Metro Manila MSMEs from different industries, working in partnership with leading e-commerce platforms such as Lazada and... Read more
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Sun Star
OMB opens Baguio satellite officeof businessmen engaged in activities being regulated by the board as there will
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
of businessmen engaged in activities being regulated by the board as there will be no need for applicants to go down to Manila to process these requirements. Mayor Mauricio Domogan thanked the board for setting up an office in the city saying... Read more
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CBC.ca
Canada's waste problem and finding a fixa waste problem? Ask the Philippines and they'll point to the over 100 containe
CBC.ca / Posted 12 hours ago
a waste problem? Ask the Philippines and they'll point to the over 100 containers full of garbage that Canada dumped in Manila. Meanwhile off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, a research project has found massive piles of garbage in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Maynilad to improve Tagbiliran water servicesMetropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System commissioned Maynilad in 1997 to su
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System commissioned Maynilad in 1997 to supply water in the West Zone of the Greater Manila Area, made up of certain portions of the cities of Manila and Quezon; Makati City, specifically west of the South... Read more
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The Manila Times
BPI upsizes LTNCTD offer on strong demandDeposit Insurance Corp. subject to applicable rules and regulations on maximum
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Deposit Insurance Corp. subject to applicable rules and regulations on maximum insurance coverage. ING Bank N.V., Manila Branch was tapped as the sole arranger for this issue and also acted as selling agent together with BPI Capital Corp.... Read more
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The Manila Times
China firm looking to use blockchain in energy sectorproduction and consumption in the Philippines, its founder has said. Energo La
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
production and consumption in the Philippines, its founder has said. Energo Labs COO and founder Nichole Yang told The Manila Times in a one-on-one interview that her company seeks to scale up and see how blockchain technology can be integrated... Read more
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The Manila Times
2M more workers needed for ‘Build Build Build’the Philippine and Japanese construction sectors. Castelo said the conference
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
the Philippine and Japanese construction sectors. Castelo said the conference aimed to boost strategic cooperation between Manila and Tokyo in developing programs and interventions for the construction industry. “This event will allow us to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bargain-hunting lifts PSEi by 0.26%was little direction from the US,” he said. Friday’s rise was in line with sto
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
was little direction from the US,” he said. Friday’s rise was in line with stock market gains elsewhere in the region. In Manila, services, and mining and oil were the only sectors that posted declines for the day. Over 1.8 billion issues valued... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Laughter & tears at our evening with Pilitawith husband Nonong Gallardo and friend Girlie Rodis (Celeste’s co-producer of
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
with husband Nonong Gallardo and friend Girlie Rodis (Celeste’s co-producer of Larawan, an official entry in the 2017 Metro Manila Filmfest), and George Sison (who composed the song What Name Shall I Give You, My Love for Pilita). With only a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
GOCC subsidies up 12% to P94 B in Jan-OctMANILA, Philippines — Government subsidies to government-owned and -controlled
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Government subsidies to government-owned and -controlled corporations ballooned to P10.28 billion in October, a nine-fold increase from the P1.154 billion recorded a year ago, according to data from the Bureau of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BSP adds sweetener to repo programMANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has assigned a zero
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has assigned a zero-percent reserve requirement ratio on repurchase (repo) transactions as a sweetener to encourage more players to participate in the government securities repo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
La Salle-Lipa, HRC enter F4 in Rebisco VLMANILA, Philippines — De La Salle-Lipa and Holy Rosary College of Sta. Rosa pul
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — De La Salle-Lipa and Holy Rosary College of Sta. Rosa pulled through with a pair of tough victories to top Pool B and join fancied Nazareth School of National U and Hope Christian High School in the Final Four of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Foreign business groups welcome move to ease foreign restrictionsMANILA, Philippines — Foreign business leaders are elated with President Dutert
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Foreign business leaders are elated with President Duterte’s recent call to ease restrictions on investment areas with limited foreign participation, saying such a move will lead to more investments and spur faster economic... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No need to follow foreign bank moves – EspenillaMANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the country’s
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the country’s monetary policy setting is not tied with that of central banks in advanced economies particularly the US. “Our monetary policy is independent of what the US Fed does.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Otico makes tennis historyMANILA, Philippines — Bryan Otico wrote a new chapter in Philippine tennis hist
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Bryan Otico wrote a new chapter in Philippine tennis history as he became the first unseeded player to win the PCA Open men’s singles title with the widest age gap of 14 years from veteran Davis Cupper P. J. Tierro whom the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Index climbs on selective buyingMANILA, Philippines — The stock market managed to climb yesterday on selective
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The stock market managed to climb yesterday on selective buying after experiencing a decline during the early morning session. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) gained 21.88 points, or 0.26 percent, to end at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tanduay Athletics U-18 invit’l beach volley upMANILA, Philippines — Cantada Sports, in cooperation with the Philippine Volley
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Cantada Sports, in cooperation with the Philippine Volleyball Foundation, will stage the first Tanduay Athletics Luzon Secondary (Under-18) Invitational Beach Volleyball Championships tomorrow at the Cantada Sports Center... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CHR vows to monitor PNP’s return to drug warMANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has vowed to closely
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has vowed to closely monitor the Philippine National Police (PNP) once the latter retakes the lead in implementing the government’s campaign against illegal drugs. Speaking on the sidelines... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Women’s rights awareness, protection pushedMANILA, Philippines — Women and mothers should be familiar with laws on violenc
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Women and mothers should be familiar with laws on violence and abuse to help them defend themselves from attacks, Sen. Loren Legarda said yesterday. “Violence against women is one of the most pervasive human rights abuses in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Rivalry: episode ’17Eagles try to put order on archers ‘Mayhem’ MANILA, Philippines — Here we go a
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Eagles try to put order on archers ‘Mayhem’ MANILA, Philippines — Here we go again – Green vs Blue. Champion vs determined challenger. Mayhem vs efficiency. This is one UAAP Finals series that continues to beg for an encore. La Salle swept Ateneo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lagman wants to grill SC justice in hearingMANILA, Philippines — Opposition Rep. Edcel Lagman of Albay wants to grill Supr
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Opposition Rep. Edcel Lagman of Albay wants to grill Supreme Court Justice Teresita de Castro in case she shows up at next week’s hearings on the impeachment case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Lagman yesterday... Read more
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Pilipino Star
UN experts seek probe on Philippines' drug deathsMANILA, Philippines — With the police poised to retake the lead in the governme
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — With the police poised to retake the lead in the government’s war against illegal drugs, independent experts from the United Nations (UN) have called on the Duterte administration to review its anti-illegal drug policy and probe... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: ‘If Joma returns, he will be arrested’MANILA, Philippines — Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Ma.
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Ma. “Joma” Sison would be arrested if he returns to the country, President Duterte said yesterday, as he accused leftist rebels of causing much destruction to the... Read more
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