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Revolutionary gov't remark not an outright statement, Duterte insists

19 November, 2017 | Hits:103

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the closing ceremony of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit and Related Summits at the Philippine International Convention Center on November 14, 2017, expresses the country's continuing commitment to building a strong and resilient ASEAN Community. King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte clarified that he would only declare a revolutionary government if “things go out of control” and the government is in danger of being overthrown violently.   X Duterte accused the...

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NBI to lead probe into MRT decoupling incident

19 November, 2017 | Hits:63

The National Bureau of Investigation would handle the probe into the decoupling incident of the coaches of the Metro Rail Transit last Thursday. FileMANILA, Philippines — Transportation Undersecretary Cesar Chavez on Sunday said the National Bureau of Investigation would handle the probe into the decoupling incident of the coaches of the MRT-3 last Thursday. In a statement, Chavez said he had a two-hour meeting with the NBI's Special Action Unit, which would lead the MRT investigation. He said he already conveyed...

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Duterte asks for MILF's patience on BBL passage

19 November, 2017 | Hits:81

President Rodrigo Duterte signs the Executive Order reconstituting the Bangsamoro Transition Commission in Malacañan on Nov. 7, 2016. Also in the photo are Moro Islamic Liberation Front Peace Panel Chair Mohagher Iqbal, Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza, MILF Chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, and Government of the Philippines Peace Implementing Panel Chair Irene Santiago. King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte appealed for patience from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front as Congress deliberates on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. X Duterte noted...

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Ex-DepEd exec gets18 years for graft

19 November, 2017 | Hits:155

Former regional director Jesus Nieves was meted a maximum prison term of 10 years for graft and another eight years for falsification of public documents. File MANILA, Philippines — A former official of the Department of Education (DepEd) in Zamboanga peninsula has been sentenced to a maximum of 18 years in prison for the anomalous purchase of information technology (IT) materials. Former regional director Jesus Nieves was meted a maximum prison term of 10 years for graft and another eight years for...

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Back to academics for triumphant Lions

18 November, 2017 | Hits:99

Red Lions coach Boyet Fernandez gets a victory lift after the Lions completed a sweep of the Lyceum Pirates to keep the ...

NU lords over UAAP taekwondo, wins first men’s title, defends women’s crown

18 November, 2017 | Hits:103

DOUBLE CHAMPIONSHIP. The National University taekwondo team takes the top spot of the podium in both the men's and wom...

San Beda sweeps LPU to retain NCAA crown

16 November, 2017 | Hits:136

Wikicommons fileThe San Beda Red Lions clinched their second straight NCAA championship after sweeping the LPU Pirates i...

Kia trades LA Revilla to Phoenix after blasting Picanto’s controversial trade

16 November, 2017 | Hits:136

The Kia Picanto has decided to part ways with top guard LA Revilla who earlier questioned the team’s decision to g...

5 surfers emerge victorious in Lanuza Surfing Festival

16 November, 2017 | Hits:159

Photo by Michael EijansantosLANUZA, Surigao Del Sur– Neil Sanchez (Baler), Mark Aguila (Baler), Daisy Valdez (La U...

British Cycling to allow disc brakes in races in 2018

14 November, 2017 | Hits:180

British Cycling has announced that it will allow the use of disc brakes at all levels of domestic road racing in 2018 to...

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‘Al Franken kissed and groped me without my consent,’ Leeann Tweeden says. The senator apologized.

16 November, 2017 | Hits:149

Broadcaster and model Leeann Tweeden said Thursday that Al Franken “forcibly kissed” and groped he...

5th Woman Comes Forward With Assault Allegations Against Roy Moore

14 November, 2017 | Hits:168

Roy Moore, the Alabama Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, has been accused of previous sexual misconduct wi...

McConnell Talks Up Sessions As Write-In Candidate To Replace Roy Moore

14 November, 2017 | Hits:156

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., appears in 2009 with then-Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama. McConn...

At least 4 dead after gunman ‘randomly picking targets’ goes on rampage in Calif.

14 November, 2017 | Hits:173

Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said at multiple people were killed and several students at a sc...

Editorial: Will it ever end?

08 November, 2017 | Hits:209

Another week, another mass killing. This may be an exaggeration but it certainly feels like the awful truth. An unbeara...

Truck driver kills 8 in New York 'act of terror'

01 November, 2017 | Hits:394

(UPDATED) 11 others are seriously injured in the broad daylight assault and first deadly terror-related attack in Americ...


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