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Is Gina Lopez Dead?

A report that Former Cabinet Secretary Appointee Gina Lopez has passed away has been making its rounds around gossip circles and social media chatboxes. The rumor is based on the health issues Lopez admitted to last month and the gossip was solidified by an online article by lifestyle ...
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Drug dealing siblings nabbed in Bicol raid

Over half a million pesos worth of suspected shabu was seized from siblings Vanessa Toscano Boral, 30, and Mestico Boral, 22, during a drug raid in Tabaco City on Wednesday afternoon. According to Cotton Yuson Talento, spokesperson of PDEA Bicol, the two young drug pushers were found with ...
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Mayor Isko orders inspection of female dormitories

By Ma. Teresa Montemayor MANILA — Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso ordered on Wednesday the inspection of all-female dormitories in the city. This, after a 69-year-old landlord, Noe Nodalo, was caught taking videos of a female boarder inside a bathroom using a hidden camera.  According to reports, two ...
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18 years after becoming law, Medal of Valor Awardees can now receive their benefits

On July 31, 2019, 13 government departments and agencies signed the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 9049 or the Monthly Gratuity and Privileges to an Awardee of the Medal of Valor. RA No. 9049 was signed into law in 2001, however, has not been ...
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DOTr among gov’t agencies to grant benefits to Medal of Valor awardees, dependents

QUEZON CITY – Medal of Valor awardees and their dependents will now receive numerous benefits and social support from the government as thirteen (13) departments and agencies formalized the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 9049 or the Monthly Gratuity and Privileges to an Awardee ...
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Racist netizens cry foul over Chinese man cooking lobster, despite it obviously not being from the West Philippine Sea

There is conflict in the West Philippine Sea. A number of countries are claiming the resource-rich region, including the Philippines and China (who call it the South China Sea). Recently, a fishing boat incident involving Chinese and Filipino fishermen has fueled the divisive flames around the issue. One ...
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Go continues fire visits, expressed support for PRRD legislative agenda thru filed bills

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go continues to visit Filipinos especially the poor and indigent Filipinos affected by fire incidents. The day after the opening of the 18th Congress of the Senate of the Philippines and President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA), Go went straight ...
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PhilHealth mess magnifies ‘pervasive’ corruption in gov’t: PRRD

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday stressed the prevalence of corruption in the country by citing the ghost claims that hounded the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) in the past months. “The recent uncovering of the massive fraud that perpetrated against the public health insurance proved that corruption ...
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Go ready to serve the Senate, guarantees active and transparent service for all Filipinos

July 22, 2019 – At the opening of the 18th Congress of the Senate of the Philippines, the newly elected Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go expressed his excitement towards his new mandate as a senator and his responsibility to serve the Filipino people. “Iba ang pakiramdam. Exciting. I ...
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Church has no response to rape, murder of infant

Early last Wednesday, an infant boy was found dead in an abandoned building in Makati City. The 1 year old child had been raped and murdered and his small, broken body was discarded like it was nothing. This horrific crime has rocked the nation. The suspect, 28-year-old construction ...
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