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House committee to subpoena Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos in hearing

June 21, 2017

The House committee on good government and public accountability will issue a subpoena against Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos when it resumes hearing on July 25, a statement from the Lower House said Wednesday. A warrant of arrest will be

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Armed men enter North Cotabato village

June 21, 2017

Unidentified armed men, whom police say were members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters, entered a village in Pigkawayan, North Cotabato on Wednesday and harassed residents of Barangay Malagakit. Superintendent Romeo Galgo, regional police spokesman, said fighting is going on

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Duterte warns of civil war if problem in Mindanao is prolonged

June 20, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte warned on Tuesday of a civil war in Mindanao if the government fails to immediately address the problem in the region. In a speech in Cagayan de Oro City where he visited the soldiers wounded fighting the

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House panel issues show cause order to three CA justices

June 20, 2017

A House committee voted Tuesday to issue a show cause order to three Court of Appeals justices who ordered six employees of the Ilocos Norte provincial government released from their detention for refusing to appear in hearing on the use

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AFP starts sending engineering battalion to start Marawi rehabilitation

June 20, 2017

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has begun sending its engineering battalions as part of its preparation to rehabilitate Marawi City. “The AFP chief of staff has directed the mobilization of engineering units in preparation for the rehabilitation, reconstruction

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Japanese robbed of iPhone 6: police

June 20, 2017

A Japanese national was robbed of iPhone 6 after engaging in a fight with her boyfriend in Baguio City on Sunday morning, a police official said. The iPhone 6 was taken by an unidentified suspect at 4:45 am along Lions

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Justice department files rebellion raps vs 12 members of Maute terrorist group

June 20, 2017

The justice department on Tuesday filed rebellion charges against 12 suspected members of the Maute terrorist group before the Cagayan de Oro City Regional Trial Court. Indicted were Racma Macatuon Talib, Lambo Ampaso Ameril, Amerodin Capga Ameril, Cosnia Talib, Sanabae

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Relief looms for Valenzuela police intel chief

June 20, 2017

The chief of the intelligence branch of the Valenzuela Police Station may be relieved after a memorandum on a plan of the Maute Group to conduct bombings in Metro Manila  spread in social media. The memorandum, which was signed by

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