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Is Duterte warming up to the US?

News
DAVAO CITY, March 29, 2017 — US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim yesterday described his meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte last Monday as “friendly” and “productive” ...
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Can Duterte appoint all barangay officials?

Opinion
Is it legal for President Rodrigo Duterte to appoint all barangay captains in the country? The short answer is yes. I myself am uncomfortable about this proposition since ...
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Don’t get too excited about Time’s poll

Opinion
Don’t get your hopes up too high on President Rodrigo Duterte being chosen the most influential person in Time Magazine’s Time 100. At the most he will make ...
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Duterte condoles with families of deceased soldiers

News
MANILA, February 20, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte personally extended his condolences and sympathies to the families of several soldiers who died recently. Late last night, Duterte ...
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We don’t need another ‘People Power’

Opinion
I was in EDSA in February 1986. I went because I wanted to see an end to the 21-year Marcos dictatorship, and I felt the huge crowd that ...
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Duterte orders continued offensive vs terror groups

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BAGUIO CITY, February 18, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte today ordered the military and police to continue operations aimed at neutralizing terror groups. The President also instructed ...
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Duterte turns tables on Trillanes; calls senator ‘tulisan’

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DAVAO CITY, February 17, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte today turned the tables on Senator Antonio Trillanes, calling him ‘tulisan‘ (thief) who has a “lucrative business” of using ...
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DOJ issues lookout order vs 20 NDF consultants

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MANILA, February 8, 2017 (PNA) — The Department of Justice (DOJ) today ordered the issuance of an immigration lookout bulletin order (ILBO) against the 20 consultants of the ...
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Duterte approves ROTC for grades 11, 12

News
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the return of the Reserved Officers Training Course (ROTC) in Grades 11 and 12 of the country’s public and private schools. The approval ...
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Baste replies to dad’s public scolding

Entertainment
DAVAO CITY, February 3, 2017 — “Chill lang, Pa,” was presidential son Sebastian “Baste” Duterte’s response to the public scolding he got from his father for not being ...
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