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At least 44,000 apprehended for violating ordinances in Metro Manila: police

July 11, 2018

At least 44,000 people were apprehended in Metro Manila for violating ordinances and other laws since President Rodrigo Duterte ordered police to round up loiterers last month. Chief Superintendent Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, director of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), said 44,230 persons

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Police recover car of suspects in killing of Cavite vice mayor

July 11, 2018

Authorities recovered the vehicle allegedly used by suspects in the killing of Trece Martires Vice Mayor Alexander Lubigan, a police spokesperson said Wednesday. Supt. Chitadel Gaoiran, public information chief of the Calabarzon region police, said according to Special Investigation Task Group

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Mynah birds, blue-naped parrots confiscated by authorities in Palawan

July 11, 2018

Authorities early Wednesday morning confiscated 76 mynah birds, 125 blue-naped parrots and an unidentified species at Barangay Quinlogan, Quezon, Palawan. The alleged caretaker, named Joseph a.k.a “langgo” Quintayo, escaped and abandoned his five-year-old child. The child was turned over to Quezon’s

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Four-year-old boy dies from stray bullet in Cebu anti-drug operation

July 11, 2018

A four-year-old boy died after being hit by a stray bullet during a police anti-illegal drugs operation in Cebu City on Tuesday. Supt. Reyman Tolentin, Central Visayas regional police spokesman, identified the victim as Blader Skyler Capuno Abatayo, a resident of

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Duterte has own standards on who’s competent or not, Palace says

July 11, 2018

Malacanang defended on Wednesday President Rodrigo Duterte’s statement calling Vice President Leni Robredo as incompetent. In a radio interview, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the President could have made such remark because his basis was his almost 30 years of

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Fuel subsidy program for jeepney drivers approved

July 11, 2018

A fuel subsidy program to jeepney drivers coping high prices of fuel was signed Wednesday, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno joined Transportation Secretary Art Tugade, Energy Secretary. Alfonso Cusi, Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board Chairman Martin Delgra III, and Landbank

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Talks with NDF remain intact, says Bello

July 11, 2018

DAVAO CITY – Peace talks with the National Democratic Front has remained intact even as the latter  announced last week it was pulling out from the talks . “It’s not true they are quarreling. Let’s just say it’s some sort

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Duterte blurts out apology to God

July 11, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte has blurted out an apology to God over what others called as “blasphemous” remarks. “If it’s the same God, I’m sorry, that’s how it is. Sorry, God. If God is taken in a generic term by everybody

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