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Sueno meeting Congress leaders on Duterte's plan to appoint barangay captains

Interior and Local Government Secretary Mike Sueno said Saturday he is meeting Congress' top leaders to discuss President Rodrigo Duterte's plan to change barangay leaderships without calling for local elections.

Sueno meeting Congress leaders on Duterte's plan to appoint barangay captains

Interior and Local Government Secretary Mike Sueno said Saturday he is meeting Congress' top leaders to discuss President Rodrigo Duterte's plan to change barangay leaderships without calling for local elections.

Tugboat captain kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf rescued in Basilan

Troops on Saturday rescued the captain of a tugboat hijacked by suspected Abu Sayyaf group members in Hadji Mohammad Adul town in Basilan province.

Tugboat captain kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf rescued in Basilan

Troops on Saturday rescued the captain of a tugboat hijacked by suspected Abu Sayyaf group members in Hadji Mohammad Adul town in Basilan province.

Kotse tumaob sa EDSA matapos makatulog ang drayber

Tumaob ang isang kotse sa service road ng EDSA-Kamuning sa Quezon City na nagpasikip ng daloy ng trapiko sa lugar nitong Sabado ng madaling araw.

Kotse tumaob sa EDSA matapos makatulog ang drayber

Tumaob ang isang kotse sa service road ng EDSA-Kamuning sa Quezon City na nagpasikip ng daloy ng trapiko sa lugar nitong Sabado ng madaling araw.

Ex-QC barangay chair's son, six others nabbed in drug raid

Seven drug suspects, including a former barangay chairman's son, in anti-drugs operations Quezon City Friday night.

Ex-QC barangay chair's son, six others nabbed in drug raid

Seven drug suspects, including a former barangay chairman's son, in anti-drugs operations Quezon City Friday night.

California sets vehicle pollution rules in rebuke to Trump

California on Friday approved vehicle pollution targets that the Trump administration last week put on hold, setting up a potential face-off between federal and state regulators that could be expensive for automakers and a headache for consumers.

California sets vehicle pollution rules in rebuke to Trump

California on Friday approved vehicle pollution targets that the Trump administration last week put on hold, setting up a potential face-off between federal and state regulators that could be expensive for automakers and a headache for consumers.

Queen honors British minister who tried to save policeman

British foreign affairs minister Tobias Ellwood who tried to resuscitate a police officer stabbed to death in the attack on Britain's parliament has been honored by Queen Elizabeth, the prime minister's office said on Friday.

Queen honors British minister who tried to save policeman

British foreign affairs minister Tobias Ellwood who tried to resuscitate a police officer stabbed to death in the attack on Britain's parliament has been honored by Queen Elizabeth, the prime minister's office said on Friday.

Kadamay protesters fail to occupy gov't housing project in another Bulacan town

Local authorities and residents prevented several hundred members of the urban-poor group Kadamay from occupying of a government housing probject in Bustos, Bulacan on Friday night.

Kadamay protesters fail to occupy gov't housing project in another Bulacan town

Local authorities and residents prevented several hundred members of the urban-poor group Kadamay from occupying of a government housing probject in Bustos, Bulacan on Friday night.

Russia, Turkey, Iran must hold talks to stop Syria violence -- UN

Russia, Iran and Turkey need to convene more Syrian ceasefire talks as soon as possible to bring the 'worrisome' situation on the ground under control, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Friday.

Russia, Turkey, Iran must hold talks to stop Syria violence -- UN

Russia, Iran and Turkey need to convene more Syrian ceasefire talks as soon as possible to bring the 'worrisome' situation on the ground under control, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Friday.

Republicans say they lack votes to pass health plan in blow to Trump

Republicans in Congress said they lacked the votes needed for passage of their U.S. healthcare system overhaul and a key committee chairman came out in opposition after Donald Trump demanded a vote on Friday in a gamble that could hobble his presidency.

Republicans say they lack votes to pass health plan in blow to Trump

Republicans in Congress said they lacked the votes needed for passage of their U.S. healthcare system overhaul and a key committee chairman came out in opposition after Donald Trump demanded a vote on Friday in a gamble that could hobble his presidency.

Virginia court rules for Trump in travel ban dispute; order still halted

A U.S. federal judge in Virginia ruled on Friday that President Donald Trump's travel ban was justified, increasing the likelihood the measure will go before the Supreme Court as the decision took an opposing view to courts in Maryland and Hawaii that have halted the order.

Virginia court rules for Trump in travel ban dispute; order still halted

A U.S. federal judge in Virginia ruled on Friday that President Donald Trump's travel ban was justified, increasing the likelihood the measure will go before the Supreme Court as the decision took an opposing view to courts in Maryland and Hawaii that have halted the order.

Pope warns EU 'risks dying' without new vision

Pope Francis on Friday warned European Union leaders the bloc risks dying without a new vision of the future based on the principles of solidarity on which it was founded.

Pope warns EU 'risks dying' without new vision

Pope Francis on Friday warned European Union leaders the bloc risks dying without a new vision of the future based on the principles of solidarity on which it was founded.

Batang hinampas ng bato, pumanaw na; pero mga kaanak, 'di pa rin makita

Pumanaw na ang walong-taong-gulang na batang lalaki na pinaghahampas ng bato sa mukha at ulo ng isang 32-anyos na lalaki na tinukso umanong 'baho' sa center island ng Commonwealth Avenue sa Quezon City nitong Huwebes.

Batang hinampas ng bato, pumanaw na; pero mga kaanak, 'di pa rin makita

Pumanaw na ang walong-taong-gulang na batang lalaki na pinaghahampas ng bato sa mukha at ulo ng isang 32-anyos na lalaki na tinukso umanong 'baho' sa center island ng Commonwealth Avenue sa Quezon City nitong Huwebes.

Iraqi forces to deploy new tactics in Mosul, civilians flee city

Iraqi forces are to deploy new tactics in a fresh push against Islamic State in Mosul, military officials said on Friday, after advances slowed recently in the campaign to drive the militants out of their last stronghold in the country.

Iraqi forces to deploy new tactics in Mosul, civilians flee city

Iraqi forces are to deploy new tactics in a fresh push against Islamic State in Mosul, military officials said on Friday, after advances slowed recently in the campaign to drive the militants out of their last stronghold in the country.

Pagsalpok sa taxi ng humaharurot na motorsiklong tatlo ang sakay, nahuli-cam

Tatlong sakay ng motorsiklo ang tumilapon matapos nilang sumalpok sa kasalubong na taxi sa Parañaque City. Ang mga sakay ng motorsiklo, bukod sa mga nakainom umano ay wala ring suot na helmet.

Pagsalpok sa taxi ng humaharurot na motorsiklong tatlo ang sakay, nahuli-cam

Tatlong sakay ng motorsiklo ang tumilapon matapos nilang sumalpok sa kasalubong na taxi sa Parañaque City. Ang mga sakay ng motorsiklo, bukod sa mga nakainom umano ay wala ring suot na helmet.

‘Law needed before Rody can appoint b’gay execs’

MANILA, Philippines - A law is needed before another postponement of the barangay elections can be allowed, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III mai

Robredo sees Bongbong in impeach bid

MANILA, Philippines - There is no doubt in the mind of Vice President Leni Robredo that former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Duterte rejects Rolex gift from businessman

MANILA, Philippines - Will you turn down a Rolex wristwatch given as a gift?

Rody wants Baste to join PMA

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – President Duterte took a dig at his youngest son Sebastian anew, for supposed womanizing.

‘Controversies won’t deter PNPA graduates’

MANILA, Philippines - The controversies and irregularities in the Philippine National Police (PNP) should not be a deterrent for someone determined to serve

Duterte: US to blame for China sea actions

MANILA, Philippines - It was the inaction of the United States that emboldened China to aggressively assert its claim in the South China Sea and the West Phi

Impeachment case readied vs ombudsman

MANILA, Philippines - Another impeachment complaint is in the works – this time against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales.

Navy deploys warship to patrol Benham

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Navy has deployed one of its three  warships to Benham Rise.

P3.2-B Mighty cigarettes with fake stamps seized

MANILA, Philippines - Raids on two warehouses in Bulacan province yesterday yielded P3.2 billion worth of Mighty cigarettes that have fake tax stamps, the Bu

MM residents feel safer; cops step up crime drive

MANILA, Philippines - At least 82 percent of Metro Manila residents feel safer in the streets due to the intensified police campaign against illegal drugs, a

Republicans scramble for health bill votes after Trump ultimatum

US Republican lawmakers struggled to overcome differences over new healthcare legislation after President Donald Trump walked away from negotiations, telling them to pass the bill on Friday or keep Obamacare in place.

Republicans scramble for health bill votes after Trump ultimatum

US Republican lawmakers struggled to overcome differences over new healthcare legislation after President Donald Trump walked away from negotiations, telling them to pass the bill on Friday or keep Obamacare in place.

House sets risky health care vote after Trump demands it - Inquirer.net


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House sets risky health care vote after Trump demands it
Inquirer.net
House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions (Republican-Texas) finishes the final wording on the Republican health care bill before sending it to the floor for debate and a vote, Friday, March 24, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo by J.
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Spotlight: Europe holds high-profile celebrations for Treaty of Rome anniversary - Xinhua


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Spotlight: Europe holds high-profile celebrations for Treaty of Rome anniversary
Xinhua
Photo taken on March 24, 2017 shows a banner celebrating the 60th anniversary of Treaty of Rome is displayed on European Commission building in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2017. The EU-27 leaders will meet in Rome on Saturday to celebrate the 60th ...
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White tows Mahindra past NLEX - Inquirer.net


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White tows Mahindra past NLEX
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James White carried Mahindra to a breakthrough 89-81 victory over NLEX Friday in the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum. The 23-year-old reinforcement fired 30 points on an efficient 12-of-18 shooting from the field, grabbed 23 ...
White ready to move on to better things with Mahindra againABS-CBN Sports

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Troops capture Abu Sayyaf hijacker - Inquirer.net


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Troops capture Abu Sayyaf hijacker
Inquirer.net
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines–A suspected Islamic extremist had been wounded and captured when soldiers caught up with members of the Abu Sayyaf group that hijacked a cargo vessel off Basilan on Thursday, the military said. The rest of the Islamists, ...
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Mighty loses bid to have Manila RTC stop Pampanga warehouse raids - Inquirer.net


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Mighty loses bid to have Manila RTC stop Pampanga warehouse raids
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Cigarette manufacturer Mighty Corp. has lost its bid to have the Manila Regional Trial Court stop the Bureau of Customs from conducting raids in its warehouse of Pampanga. In a resolution dated March 23, Judge Noli C. Diaz said the Manila RTC, where ...

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PN ships to regularly patrol Benham Rise – Lorenzana - Northbound Philippines News Online


PN ships to regularly patrol Benham Rise – Lorenzana
Northbound Philippines News Online
MANILA — Philippine Navy (PN) ships will now be a common sight in the 13-million hectare Benham Rise which lies off the Aurora and Isabela coast. Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana disclosed this on Friday shortly after ...

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P86.5M worth of fake shoes seized in Pasay City raid - Inquirer.net


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P86.5M worth of fake shoes seized in Pasay City raid
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The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) seized counterfeit Nike and Converse shoes worth P86.5 million in a raid in Pasay City. NBI's Intellectual Property Rights Division (NBI-IPRD) coordinated with the Philippine National Police (PNP) following a ...

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Duterte rejects EU's 'health-based' solution to drug problem - Inquirer.net


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Duterte rejects EU's 'health-based' solution to drug problem
Inquirer.net
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday rejected the European Union's (EU) proposal for a “health-based” approach to the Philippines' drug problem and insisted on continuing his war on narcotics amid growing criticisms against the spate of killings from ...
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Belgica files disbarment case vs Ombudsman Morales - Rappler


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Belgica files disbarment case vs Ombudsman Morales
Rappler
DISBARMENT. Former Manila City councilor Greco Belgica says case buildup is also ongoing for a possible impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Former Manila city councilor Greco ...

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NOTICE TO Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales

The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney encourages registered Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales who have received their ballots packets from COMELEC-Manila for the 2016 Philippine National Elections to send their accomplished ballots to the Consulate as soon as possible.

 

The accomplished ballots may be submitted to the Consulate daily, including on weekends and holidays, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM on 9 April-8 May 2016, and from 9:00AM to 7:00PM on 9 May 2016.

 

For Filipino Overseas Voters who have not yet received their ballots, please check whether your name is in the following lists on the Consulate website, <http://sydneypcg.dfa.gov.ph/list-of-press-releases/406-notice-to-filipino-overseas-voters>:

 

•      Returned-To-Sender (RTS) ballots; and

•      List of voters with incomplete or no mailing address.

 

If your name is on either of the above lists, please contact the Consulate and look for Mr. Jessie Llaneta at Tel. No. 926207377, or send your complete details, e.g., mobile number and mailing address, to sydney.pcg@dfa.gov.ph, or contact the Duty Officer at mobile number 0415-426400.

 

Thank you.

 

Philippine Consulate General, Sydney

20 April 2016

Miss Universe 2015 Winner Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo (Steve Harvey Epic FAIL)

Miss Universe 2015 Winner Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo (Steve Harvey Epic FAIL)

 

Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe

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Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe 2015

Pia Alonzo was crowned Miss Universe 2015 on Sunday
She becomes only the third Filipina to win the crown after Gloria Diaz and Margarita Moran

She was crowned amid much confusion after host Steve Harvey initially announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez as the winner.

Harvey apologized and said he read the wrong results.