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5.7 quake hits Zambales, felt in some Luzon areas

April 22, 2019

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake hit Zambales Monday afternoon according to Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). The quake, tectonic in origin occurred around 5:11 pm northeast of Castillejos town in Zambales. Phivolcs, in its bulletin, said damage and aftershocks

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”Still surviving”, says Albayalde after one year as PNP chief

April 22, 2019

“Still surviving.” This is how Police General Oscar Albayalde described his one year in service as head of the Philippine National Police (PNP). “It’s challenging as I said, it’s challenging and hopefully will still continue on what we started. We

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“Not feeling well” Duterte skips Boao forum in Taguig

April 22, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte skipped on Monday night the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum of Asia Manila Conference in Taguig City. In a text message to reporters, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said Duterte decided to just stay in Davao City

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Two reported dead in Pampanga from quake: Pineda

April 22, 2019

Two died and one injured after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolted parts of Luzon Monday afternoon. Pampanga Governor Lilia Pineda told dzBB that as of 6 pm, there were two confirmed casualties in the municipality of Porac. “An old lady

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Duterte calls ex-foreign affairs chief Del Rosario ”stupid”

April 22, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte called former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario as ”stupid” due to the decision of the previous administration to pull out a Philippine Navy ship in Scarborough Shoal in 2012, prompting China to occupy the area. In

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PNP orders speedy probe on commentator’s death

April 22, 2019

The Philippine National Police ( PNP) on Monday said they are investigating the killing of radio commentator in Butuan City before critics take advantage on the incident. Police General Oscar Albayalde, the PNP head, said he ordered local police to

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AFP said no specific destabilization threat vs Duterte

April 22, 2019

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said there is no specific destabilization threat monitored against President Rodrigo Duterte. “Everytime we have a new president, there is always that possibility that someone wanted to remove him from his post, but

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PNP says destab angle vs Duterte a ”possibility”

April 22, 2019

The Philippine National Police ( PNP) on Monday said there is a possibility that the release of “Bikoy” videos are meant to destabilize President Rodrigo Duterte and those who are close with him. Police General Oscar Albayalde, the PNP chief,

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