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PN sends off contingent for Russian visit

September 21, 2018

The Philippine Navy (PN) sent off its contingent to Russia in a ceremony in South Harbor, Manila on Friday morning. Commander Jonathan Zata, PN spokesman, said aside from Navy Flag Officer In Command, Vice Adm. Robert Empedrad, the ceremony was also graced

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SC denies petition by ex-SolGen seeking to inhibit judge for alleged bias in Imelda case

September 21, 2018

The Supreme Court has denied a petition filed by the late Solicitor General Frank Chavez, which assailed a 2008 ruling by the Manila City Regional Trial Court acquitting former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos of allegedly

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Palace hits Hontiveros for calling Duterte as “destabilizer-in-chief”

September 21, 2018

Malacanang slammed on Friday opposition Senator Risa Hontiveros for calling President Rodrigo Duterte as “destabilizer-in-chief.” In a statement, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said in this trying time, elected officials, such as Hontiveros, should have stopped from excessive politicking. “During this challenging time

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Cebu landslide deaths now 29, 56 missing: police

September 21, 2018

The death toll because of a landslide incident in Cebu reached 29 with nine injured, a police spokesman said Friday. Supt.  Reyman Tolentin of the central Visayas regional police spokesman said some fatalities were identified as Althea Siton, 4, Olivia Meneses

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Ex-Senator Pimentel says better for Mocha Uson to remain in entertainment industry than meddle on federalism

September 21, 2018

Former Senate President Aquilino Pimentel Jr. advised on Friday Presidential Communications Operation Office Assistant Secretary Margaux “Mocha” Uson to better remain in the entertainment industry than to be involved in informing Filipinos about federalism. In the federalism press briefing in

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Foreign Minister’s Commendation awarded to PHILFEJA

September 21, 2018

On September 19, Japanese Ambassador Koji Haneda hosted a reception at his residence to celebrate the awarding of the Foreign Minister’s Commendation to the Philippine Federation of Japan Alumni (PHILFEJA), the umbrella organization for Japanese scholarship alumni organizations in the

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Marcos “lost” mandate that’s why he declared martial law, Roque says

September 21, 2018

The late dictator Ferdinand Marcos had no more mandate that is why he declared martial law unlike  President Rodrigo Duterte who is still enjoying the support of most Filipinos, Malacanang said on Friday. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made the statement

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21 dead in Naga City landslide: police

September 21, 2018

The death toll in Naga City landslide reached at least 21 Thursday night, police said. Nine people were injured, police added. Part of the mountain of Sitio Sindulan, Barangay Tina-an in Naga City eroded and covered around 24 homes on

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