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MRT-3 hopes they can use Dailan trains in daily runs

September 19, 2019

Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3) Director for Operations Michael Capati said they are looking forward on inserting three sets of Dalian trains in its daily run. “We have already accepted three train sets. Given a few days’ notice, we can

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MRT-3 says power supply glitch in a train not ”negligence”

September 19, 2019

The Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3) management on Thursday explained there’s no ”negligence” in the power supply glitch in one of its trains last September 6.  In a press briefing, MRT-3’s chief Engineer Oscar Bongon said a short circuit caused

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Health department declares polio outbreak after 18 years

September 19, 2019

The Department of Health (DOH) Thursday declared a polio outbreak in the country after a three-year old girl from Lanao del Sur was found positive of the virus while another suspected case is awaiting confirmation. In a press conference, Health

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PMA cadet found dead: police

September 19, 2019

A Philippine Military Academy cadet died at the Fort Del Pilar Station Hospital on Wednesday morning. In a statement, Major Reynan Afan, PMA acting public affairs chief, said he was  Cadet Fourth Class Darwin Dormitorio, 20, from Cagayan de Oro

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Raising arbitral ruling before UN General Assembly “futile exercise”, says Palace

September 19, 2019

Bringing up The Hague ruling against China before the United Nations General Assembly is ”futile”, Malacanang said on Wednesday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo told reporters the UN has no capability to enforce an international ruling. “For one, it’s futile. Why?

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PNP starts hunting inmates freed due to GCTA who refuse to surrender Friday

September 19, 2019

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday said they will shift to manhunt operations starting Friday as the 15-day surrender period given by President Rodrigo Duterte to inmates convicted of heinous crimes who were granted freedom due to good conduct

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Rapper, four cohorts arrested in Makati buy-bust operation

September 19, 2019

A rapper and his four of his cohorts were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Makati City last Wednesday evening. In a report from Makati City Police Station, the rapper was identified as Marlon Peroramas known as Loonie, 33; David

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Duterte asks Congress for immediate passage of proposed budget for next year

September 19, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte has certified as urgent the passage of the proposed P4.1 trillion budget for next year to prevent a repeat of a re-enacted budget. In a statement on Thursday, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo underscored the need for the

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