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PNP to inspect bus terminals, anti-drug campaign continues during Holy Week

April 10, 2017

Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald Dela Rosa to visit bus terminals in Metro Manila in preparation for the Holy week. “Tomorrow, come with me I will inspect bus stations here in Metro Manila,” he told reporters in Camp

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CA upholds conviction of US Marine for death of Filipino transgender

April 10, 2017

The Court of Appeals has sustained the decision of the Olongapo City Regional Trial Court finding a United States Marine guilty of homicide and sentenced him to a maximum of 10 years of imprisonment and ordered the soldier to pay

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Quake-hit Batangas town declares state of calamity; P80-M worth of infra damaged

April 9, 2017

The local government of Mabini, Batangas declared on Sunday a state of calamity after subsequent strong earthquakes struck the place destroying at least P80-million worth of infrastructure. The declaration was contained in Resolution No. 179-2017, which was adopted by the

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Geothermal drilling in Mabini, Batangas triggered quakes? Phivolcs says “no basis”

April 9, 2017

Residents in earthquake-hit Mabini, Batangas have raised concern that the drilling of a geothermal project there could have triggered the series of strong tremors that wrought destruction in the municipality and nearby areas. But the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and

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May Holy Week be a time of spiritual renewal – Abella

April 9, 2017

Malacanang extended on Sunday its Lenten message to the Filipinos with the hope that the coming Holy Week would be the “time of spiritual renewal.” “Lent is the Christian retelling of the human themes of sacrifice, love, and hope,” said

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2 killed in Zamboanga Sibugay road mishap

April 9, 2017

Two people, including a nine year old girl, died in a road accident in Zamboanga Sibugay Saturday afternoon. Titay Municipal Police Station Chief Inspector Michael Argos identified the fatalities as Felix Gore, 42 and his 9-year old daughter Crystal who

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Duterte orders immediate release of P6.4B fund for military pensioners

April 9, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday ordered the Department of Budget and Management and the Department of National Defense for the speedy release of pension for Armed Forces of the Philippines’ retirees.   “I am directing the Department of Budget and

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Duterte: PH, Japan new allies for rule of law

April 9, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday said the Philippines and Japan are new allies for peace, development and the rule of law in the region.   In a speech during the 75th commemoration of the Day of Valor and Veteran’s week

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