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Poe “humbled and grateful” for topping September Pulse Asia senatorial survey

September 22, 2018

Senator Grace Poe aired her gratitude for being on top of pre-election surveys for the May 2019 elections. Poe said women have emerged among leading candidates for the Senate based on the September survey by Pulse Asia which was released

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Duterte attacks ICC, EU

September 22, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday attacked the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the European Union (EU) for interfering in the country, calling the court a “bunch of criminals”. In a speech in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Duterte said the two organizations

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Police, military say Sept 21 rallies “peaceful”

September 22, 2018

The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) said the protest action in Metro Manila during the 46th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law under former President Ferdinand Marcos was generally peaceful. “Peaceful”, was the remark of Senior Insp. Myrna

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Two soldiers wounded in firefight vs alleged NPAs in Quezon

September 22, 2018

Two soldiers were wounded in a five-minute firefight with alleged members of New People’s Army (NPA) in Quezon province on Friday. Capt. Patrick Jay Retumban, spokesman of the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division, said the encounter occurred in the vicinity of Sitio Aak

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DFA warns vs jobs offered through social media

September 22, 2018

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is warning Filipinos seeking jobs abroad against sex trafficking syndicates using social media to offer work in Malaysia, Singapore, and other countries. The DFA issued the warning after the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur

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Poe leads five women atop September Pulse Asia senatorial survey

September 22, 2018

Senator Grace Poe is leading the September survey for the 2019 senatorial election, according to Pulse Asia Saturday, which revealed that the top five were women, including Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. In its survey, Poe leads with a voter

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Bocaue police chief arrested in entrapment operation

September 22, 2018

The chief of police in Bocaue town in Bulacan was arrested in an entrapment operation early Saturday morning. In a report, the Philippine National Police ( PNP) Counter Intelligence Task Force (CITF) said arrested was Supt. Juwen Dela Cruz after

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More than 1,000 US, Philippine troops in Kamandag 2018

September 22, 2018

More than 1,000 American and Filipino troops are set to participate in a joint military exercise dubbed as (Kaagapay ng mga Mandigma ng Dagat) Kamandag 2018 held next month. In a phone interview with the Daily Manila Shimbun, Capt. Jerber

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