The Daily Manila Shimbun

 

PNP says at least 600 cops dismissed for crimes and using illegal drugs

September 24, 2018

Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Oscar Albayalde said as part of their internal cleansing effort its Counter Intelligence Task Force (CITF) have apprehended a total of 90 policemen while 520 cops were dismissed for illegal drug use. “They have

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NPA arms cache seized in Davao City

September 23, 2018

The government troops have discovered hidden arms cache reportedly belonging to the New People’s Army in Davao City, a week after their encounter with the rebels resulting to the death of their alleged leader. The Army’s 3rd Infantry Battalion said

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Duterte’s drug war gets support from most Filipinos – survey

September 23, 2018

Malacanang on Sunday welcomed a latest survey, showing the support of majority of the Filipinos on the government’s anti-illegal drug campaign. Released on Sunday, the Social Weather Stations said 78 percent of Filipinos are satisfied with the administration’s war on

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6 of 10 Filipinos say arrest of idlers violates human rights – SWS

September 23, 2018

Six out of 10 Filipinos have agreed that arresting idlers on the streets is a violation of their “human rights,” according to a polling firm. Based on the survey released Sunday, the Social Weather Stations said that 32 percent of

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Mayor Sara Duterte not discounting possibility of father going to jail after term ends

September 23, 2018

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio is not ruling out the possibility that President Rodrigo Duterte would be sent to jail after his term ends in 2022. The presidential daughter shared her thought on this when asked if there was nothing

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Palace extends condolences to Vietnam after President Quang’s death

September 23, 2018

Malacanang on Sunday expressed its deepest condolences to the government and people of Vietnam following the death of President Tran Dai Quang. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a statement that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte “recalls with fondness the warmth

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Death toll in Naga City landslide rises to 42

September 23, 2018

The death toll from the landslide in Naga City, Cebu rose to 42, according to the Philippine National Police. Naga City Police Station said on Sunday that at least nine others were injured, while the number of those missing individuals

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PHL officials to brief UK investors on opportunities in infra, other sectors

September 23, 2018

A Duterte Cabinet delegation led by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III will embark on a three-day mission to London this week to brief British investors on the vast business opportunities in the country’s infrastructure, energy and tourism sectors and explore

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