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Manila Files Diplomatic Protest Against Beijing Over Boat Sinking

June 15, 2019

The Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest against China after a Chinese vessel abandoned the crew of a Filipino fishing boat which it hit and sank off Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. The 22 Filipino fishermen were rescued

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RARA AVIS: Filmmaker Tikoy Aguiluz’s first solo exhibit at Kanto Gallery, Makati Central Square.

June 12, 2019

Filmmaker Tikoy Aguiluz (Boatman (1985), Biyaheng Langit (2000), Manila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story (2011) returns to his old love — drawing and painting pictures which he showcases at Kanto Gallery, Makati Central Square, Chino Roces Ave., Makati City. The

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Duterte invites Emperor Naruhito, Empress Masako to visit Philippines

June 6, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte has invited new Japanese Emperor Naruhito as well as Empress Masako to the Philippines. The invitation was coursed through Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during Duterte’s meeting with the Japanese leader in Tokyo last May. Duterte was in

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MARAWI: Two years after the war

May 28, 2019

A Manila Shimbun team joined a group of foreign journalists on a two-day trip to Marawi City for a government briefing on the status of the rebuilding of ground zero of the Islamic City which was destroyed in the five-month

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Comelec proclaims 12 Senate winners; Cynthia Villar tops race

May 27, 2019

Two of President Duterte’s closest aides, the wife of the country’s richest man, and the daughter of a deposed strongman, were among the 12 Senate winners proclaimed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday, May 23. Former presidential assistant

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ACT-CIS, Bayan Muna, Ako Bicol, Cibac, Ang Probinsyano lead partylist race in PPCRV, Comelec, counts

May 22, 2019

Newcomer ACT-CIS (Anti-Crime and Terrorism Community Involvement and Support), Bayan Muna, Ako Bikol, Cibac, and Ang Probinsyano led the race for 59 seats allocated to party-list groups in the House of Representatives., according to unofficial and official counts. The tally

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Comelec count trending to a 12-0 administration win in Senate race

May 20, 2019

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) canvass of votes so far shows a 12-0 administration win in the Senate race. Eight of the probable winners (Cynthia Villar, Bong Go, Pia Cayetano, Bato Dela Rosa, Sonny Angara, Imee Marcos, Francis Tolentino, Koko

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Unofficial count shows 12-0 administration victory in 2019 Senate race

May 15, 2019

Filipino voters cast their ballots on Monday in mid-term elections which surveys project would result in a 12-0 or 11-1 victory for the Duterte administration. Partial and unofficial results however gathered Tuesday by the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting

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