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Testing period for national ID system starts January 2019

November 10, 2018

The national ID system will undergo a six-month testing period on January, the head of the Philippine Statistics Authority ( PSA) said in a government radio program on Saturday. Undersecretary Lisa Grace Bersales, also national statistician and civil registrar general

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Philippine, Russian defense officials agree on more military engagements in 2019

November 10, 2018

Philippine and Russian defense officials convened a Joint Working Group (JWG) in Moscow on Friday where both sides agreed to boost military engagements starting next year and onward.Last Friday’s defense meeting, the second since the forging last year of defense

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Suspected drug dealer, two others killed in Laguna

November 10, 2018

A suspected distributor of illegal drugs and two others were killed after the serving of a  search warrant resulted in a shootout with police Saturday morning at the Alvero compound in Barangay San Ignacio, San Pablo, Laguna Dead were Christopher

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Child dies as boat sinks off Quezon: Coast Guard

November 10, 2018

A child died as a motorboat sank in the vicinity of waters off Barangay Pugawaran, San Francisco, Quezon Saturday. A sketchy report by the Philippine Coast Guard said the Princess Donna had 36 passengers aboard as it made its way

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Comelec says Imelda can still run in 2019 polls unless graft conviction is final

November 10, 2018

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos can still seek public for the 2019 midterm elections.  In his social media account on Friday, Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez said unless her graft conviction is final, Marcos is

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DOTr assures public it will not raise MRT-3 fare

November 10, 2018

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Saturday assured the public it has no plans to impose a fare increase in the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3), even as it is poised to begin a total rehabilitation of the system.

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Indigenous people declares China president “unwelcome visitor”

November 10, 2018

Organized indigenous peoples groups in the country declared Chinese President Xi Jinping as an “unwelcome visitor” in the country. Xi will visit the country this month after attending the Asia Pacific Environment Cooperation ( APEC) in Papua New Guinea. During

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PNP waiting for arrest warrant on Imelda

November 10, 2018

The Philippine National Police ( PNP) said it has not received a copy of an arrest warrant for former First Lady Imelda Marcos after the Sandiganbayan found her guilty of graft and corruption regarding her alleged Swiss bank deposits. In

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