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BI to deport four alien fugitives wanted for fraud

January 14, 2020

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) is deporting four arrested fugitives from China and South Korea who are all wanted for fraud by authorities in their country, it said Tuesday. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente said three of those arrested are Chinese

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Palace renews call for Filipinos in Middle East to avail of gov’t repatriation effor

January 14, 2020

Malacanang reiterated on Monday its call to the Filipinos in the Middle East, particularly those in areas where highest alert level has been raised, to avail of the repatriation effort of the government. In a statement, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo

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Road in Talisay town blanketed by three to five inches of ash: police

January 14, 2020

Three to five inches of ash from Taal’s eruption on Sunday blanketed Talisay town in Batangas province and police trucks had to traverse a muddy and slippery route, the police director of the Calabarzon added Monday. Police Brigadier General Vicente

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”Very negative” air quality in Las Pinas 11 am Monday: DENR

January 13, 2020

A “very negative” air quality index was recorded in Metro Manila due to harmful ashes spewed by Taal Volcano last Sunday, a Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) official said Monday.  DENR Undersecretary Benny Antiporda said the most negative

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Repatriation of first OFWs from Middle East delayed: Lorenzana

January 13, 2020

The repatriation of the first batch of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW’s) from Middle East was delayed as the Ninoy Aquino International Airport was closed after Taal Volcano started spewing ash on Sunday. “The first batch of 12 returning OFWs from

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Palace says survey on human rights abuses “demonized” by Duterte’s critics

January 13, 2020

Three of four Filipinos see many human rights abuses in the Duterte administration’s war on drugs, saying it was “demonized” by President Rodrigo Duterte’s critics. In a statement on Monday, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo, however, urged the victims or who

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DENR official appeals to residents near Tagyatay to save endangered species

January 13, 2020

Environment Undersecretary Benny Antiporda pleaded that residents near Tagaytay rescue and take care of endangered species. Antiporda said endangered species, such as the different species of hornbill found in the highlands, might have flown in the mainland when the Taal

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Taal still spewing ash ” but not as strong as yesterday”: Lorenzana

January 13, 2020

Taal Volcano is still spewing ash but not as much as Sunday even as more than 20,000 persons have been affected by the eruption. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday President Rodrigo Duterte ordered authorities to rescue and evacuate the

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