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Aguirre out, Guevarra is new DOJ chief, Galvez, Albayalde chosen for top AFP, PNP posts

April 11, 2018

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre quietly resigns from the Duterte Cabinet after controversial actions taken by his office including the dismissal of drug charges, which was later overturned, against alleged drug lords Kerwin Espinosa and Peter Lim. Written by: Virgilio Galvez

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All Women Art Battle at Kanto Gallery Philippines

April 11, 2018

Last March 17, 2018, Kanto Gallery in Makati celebrated the #InternationalWomensMonth through a VS Mode All Women Art Battle. VS Mode is a fun art battle format founded by Piaget Martelino where the audience were requested to write random words

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Boracay off limits to tourists for six months from April 26

April 11, 2018

A cesspool is how President Duterte described Boracay — one of the world’s popular island reaorts. In a cabinet meeting, Duterte adopted a recommendation of a cabinet task force to closed down and clean up the island for six months

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Duterte orders revival of peace talks with Reds

April 11, 2018

President Duterte decides to give peace talks with communists one last chance but dictates conditions for the resumption of negotiations including a ceasefire. Written by: Virgilio DC. Galvez Report: Celerina Monte Executive Producer: Toshihiko Uriu Executive Editor / Head, News

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House committee okays impeachment raps vs Sereno

April 11, 2018

Voting 33-1, the House Committee on Justice today approved its 45-page committee report finding probable cause to impeach Supreme Court Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno. Written by: Virgilio DC. Galvez Video: Christian Dimitui Executive Producer: Toshihiko Uriu Executive Editor /

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Spanish institutes launch book on Southeast Asia, ASEAN

April 11, 2018

Two Spanish institutes launch Breaking Barriers, Creating Communities: Southeast Asia and ASEAN — An Introduction last March 12 at the Writers Bar, Raffles Hotel. The book was written by Manila Shimbun editorial consultant Virgilio DC. Galvez and Jose “Pepe” Rodriguez,

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Duterte wants PH out of Rome Statute

April 11, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte announced his intention to withdraw the Philippines as state party to the Rome Statute which created the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands. Report by: Celerina Monte Written by: Virgilio DC. Galvez Video Edit: Christian Dimitui

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I am calm and battle ready: Chief Justice Sereno

April 11, 2018

Excerpts of Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines (FOCAP) forum with Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno on March 9, 2018. Video Edit: Virgilio DC. Galvez and Christian Dimitui Executive Producer: Toshihiko Uriu Executive Editor / Head, News Video Production: Virgilio

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