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Congress postpones barangay elections to October 2018

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Philippines Politics
MANILA – With a month to go before the scheduled polls, Congress has passed the bill postponing the barangay elections to October 2018. On late Monday, September 25, ...
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Sereno camp files ‘verified answer’ to impeach rap

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News Politics
MANILA  — The legal team of the Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Monday filed her ‘verified’ answer to lawyer Larry Gadon’s impeachment complaint, calling ...
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Fr. Chito Soganub holds mass in Camp Aguinaldo

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Peace Philippines
MANILA — Father Teresito “Chito” Soganub, the Catholic priest recently rescued from the clutches of the Maute Group terrorists, held a thankgiving mass at the Armed Forces of the ...
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AFP Gen. Año nears retirement, remains committed to duty

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Peace Philippines
Despite his looming retirement from the military on Oct. 26, AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año remains committed to clearing Marawi City of the Maute Group remnants ...
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UN adopts PH human rights report card

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Philippines World
GENEVA — The Philippines on Saturday welcomed the final adoption of its human rights report card by the United Nations Human Rights Council, saying it affirms Manila’s commitment ...
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Duterte, Congress to pass general amnesty for NPA

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Peace Philippines
DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte said he will ask Congress to pass a general amnesty for the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who will surrender to the ...
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LPA intensifies into tropical storm ‘Nando’

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Philippines Weather
MANILA – The low-pressure area northwest of Pangasinan province’s Dagupan City has developed into a tropical depression locally named ‘Nando.’ ‘Nando’ was located 280 km west-northwest of Dagupan ...
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Trump withdraws Warriors’ White House Invitation

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On Friday Sept. 22, less than a day after many prominent members of the Golden State Warriors said that they didn’t want to visit the White House, point ...
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Video of President Duterte singing for Davao Media goes viral

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Feature Philippines
The Matina Enclaves, Davao City — A video of President Rodrigo Duterte singing during a thanksgiving dinner in honor of Davao City media professionals has gone viral. President Duterte ...
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DOT reviving program to attract BalikBayan

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News
MANILA — An incentive program to attract more Filipino BalikBayan or expatriates to revisit the Philippines will be making a comeback under the Duterte administration next month, the Department ...
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