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DOJ junks Faeldon’s plea to dismiss drug raps

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has rejected a bid of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) commissioner Nicanor Faeldon seeking immediate dis

10 Aegis Juris fratmen kicked out of UST

MANILA, Philippines — Ten officers and members of the Aegis Juris fraternity implicated in the hazing death of University of Santo Tomas law student Horacio

Loren as next DSWD chief?

MANILA, Philippines — Sen.

SWS: Satisfaction with Rody gov’t remains ‘very good’

MANILA, Philippines — The number of Filipinos satisfied with the performance of President Duterte’s government continued to fall but stayed in “very good ter

Palace hoping Trillanes did not spread lies in US

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang is hoping Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV did not spread lies when he met with US Sen.

Duterte tells Western critics: Join anti-drug fray

MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte used an ASEAN gathering last night to take another potshot at Western nations’ supposed interference in the country’s

‘Impeachment mania LP’s dose of own medicine’

MANILA, Philippines — The Liberal Party (LP) and its allies have no business talking about the “dictatorship” under President Duterte because the previous ad

Rody likens illegal recruiters to drug traffickers

MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has lumped illegal recruiters together with drug traffickers as he ordered a crackdown on their activities that have

Martial law to stay in Mindanao – Rody

‘Until last terrorist dead’

Trouble in ruling party: Mindanao bloc bolts PDP-Laban

MANILA, Philippines — Over 200 members of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Laban (PDP-Laban) from Mindanao have defected from the ruling party.

P10B needed to rebuild Marawi - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

P10B needed to rebuild Marawi
Inquirer.net
Victorious government soldiers patrol sections of the main battle area in Marawi City after President Duterte announced the city's liberation from terrorists. /Inquirer photo. MARAWI CITY — Now that President Rodrigo Duterte has declared this city ...
Scenarios drawn from death of Marawi siege leadersPhilippine Star
Palace welcomes CHR's probe of military operations in Marawi | SunStarSun.Star
Mahmud Ahmad dead – DuterteRappler
GMA News -Manila Bulletin -InterAksyon -The Australian
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P500B fiscal space available for infra - Malaya


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P500B fiscal space available for infra
Malaya
Budget secretaryBenjamin Dioknodoes not expect any problems insofar as the budget for infrastructure is concerned, as the government is anticipating an additional fiscal space of P500 billion. Diokno said the amount is a combination of the increase in ...
Diokno assures budget for Marawi rehabPhilippine Canadian Inquirer

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Oops! Duterte says he has just 'finished the war in Malaysia' - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

Oops! Duterte says he has just 'finished the war in Malaysia'
Inquirer.net
Soldiers walk in the frontline in Bangulo village in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur minutes on October 17, 2017 after President Rodrigo Duterte announced the city 'liberated from terrorists' influence' but the military said the five-month battle against ...
Duterte's 'war in Malaysia' makes audience do double takeRappler
Duterte invites EU to help solve PH drug problemManila Bulletin
Duterte dares western countries to take over PHL drug warGMA News
Sun.Star -The Manila Times -CNN Philippines -Business Mirror
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Ex-Igacos mayor sued for bribery, graft | SunStar - Sun.Star


Ex-Igacos mayor sued for bribery, graft | SunStar
Sun.Star
FORMER Island Garden City of Samal (Igacos) Mayor Aniano Antalan is facing charges before the Office of the Ombudsman in Mindanao for accepting cash gift from a cooperative. Antalan is facing charges for grave misconduct, three counts of indirect ...
Ombudsman fines ex-Samal mayor for receiving P200,000 cash giftGMA News
'Ex-Davao Norte mayor liable for misconduct'The Manila Times

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Tips para mapaghandaan ang pagtanda at ma-enjoy ang pagreretiro

Isang mahalagang parte ng buhay ang pagreretiro dahil ito ang panahon na tumitigil na ang isang tao sa pagtatrabaho at nang ma-enjoy na niya ang kaniyang buhay.

Tips para mapaghandaan ang pagtanda at ma-enjoy ang pagreretiro

Isang mahalagang parte ng buhay ang pagreretiro dahil ito ang panahon na tumitigil na ang isang tao sa pagtatrabaho at nang ma-enjoy na niya ang kaniyang buhay.

Palace welcomes CHR probe on ‘rights violations’ in Marawi

Malacañang on Thursday welcomed the investigation of the Commission on Human Rights on the alleged human rights violations in Marawi , which was recently cleared of almost all Maute-ISIS bandits that laid siege to the city over the past months.

Palace welcomes CHR probe on ‘rights violations’ in Marawi

Malacañang on Thursday welcomed the investigation of the Commission on Human Rights on the alleged human rights violations in Marawi , which was recently cleared of almost all Maute-ISIS bandits that laid siege to the city over the past months.

PISTON not backing down on fight vs. PUV modernization program

Transport group Pinagkaisang Samahan ng Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (PISTON) will not back down on their opposition against the government's public utility vehicle (PUV) modernization program, its president said on Thursday.

PISTON not backing down on fight vs. PUV modernization program

Transport group Pinagkaisang Samahan ng Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (PISTON) will not back down on their opposition against the government's public utility vehicle (PUV) modernization program, its president said on Thursday.

Gov’t working hard to honor Duterte’s promise to double soldiers, cops’ pay --DBM

The government is working hard to fulfill the commitment of President Rodrigo Duterte to double the salaries of the military and uniformed personnel by January 2018, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said.

Gov’t working hard to honor Duterte’s promise to double soldiers, cops’ pay --DBM

The government is working hard to fulfill the commitment of President Rodrigo Duterte to double the salaries of the military and uniformed personnel by January 2018, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said.

Duterte ‘not in a hurry’ to solve sea row with China

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said that he is in no hurry to solve the Philippines' maritime dispute with China.

Duterte ‘not in a hurry’ to solve sea row with China

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said that he is in no hurry to solve the Philippines' maritime dispute with China.

572 insidente ng pagpatay, naitala sa nakaraang 34 na araw, batay sa datos ng PNP

Lumabas sa datos ng Philippine National Police nitong Huwebes na mayroong 572 kaso ng pagpatay ang iniimbestigahan ng mga awtoridad na nangyari sa loob ng nakaraang 34 araw.

572 insidente ng pagpatay, naitala sa nakaraang 34 na araw, batay sa datos ng PNP

Lumabas sa datos ng Philippine National Police nitong Huwebes na mayroong 572 kaso ng pagpatay ang iniimbestigahan ng mga awtoridad na nangyari sa loob ng nakaraang 34 araw.

LTFRB exec defends Duterte: He only wants to ‘right the wrongs’ in PHL

"What you see siguro 'yung minumura, on our end what we see...is a man on a mission."

Int’l Film Festival Manhattan celebrates Fil-Am filmmakers

Filipino-American filmmakers will be featured in the 7th International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) in celebration of Filipino American Heritage Month.

LTFRB exec defends Duterte: He only wants to ‘right the wrongs’ in PHL

"What you see siguro 'yung minumura, on our end what we see...is a man on a mission."

Int’l Film Festival Manhattan celebrates Fil-Am filmmakers

Filipino-American filmmakers will be featured in the 7th International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) in celebration of Filipino American Heritage Month.

Power restored, classes resume in parts of Marawi

Power has been restored and classes in public schools have resumed in some parts of Marawi as of Thursday, two days after the strife-torn city was liberated from armed extremists.

Power restored, classes resume in parts of Marawi

Power has been restored and classes in public schools have resumed in some parts of Marawi as of Thursday, two days after the strife-torn city was liberated from armed extremists.

Duterte to ASEAN leaders: Blast pirates out of our shipping lanes

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said the piracy in the Malacca Strait needed to be stopped before it would affect trade in the region.

Duterte to ASEAN leaders: Blast pirates out of our shipping lanes

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said the piracy in the Malacca Strait needed to be stopped before it would affect trade in the region.

DDB vows to help PDEA reinforce manpower, capabilities

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) on Thursday vowed to help Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), the lead agency in the government's war on drugs, reinforce its manpower and capabilities.

DDB vows to help PDEA reinforce manpower, capabilities

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) on Thursday vowed to help Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), the lead agency in the government's war on drugs, reinforce its manpower and capabilities.

Solano shouldn’t be considered a state witness in Atio Castillo case -- Zubiri

Senator Miguel Zubiri on Thursday said suspect John Paul Solano should not be considered as a state witness in the hazing death of freshman law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III.  

Solano shouldn’t be considered a state witness in Atio Castillo case -- Zubiri

Senator Miguel Zubiri on Thursday said suspect John Paul Solano should not be considered as a state witness in the hazing death of freshman law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III.  

9 colorum vans first to be caught by new traffic management team

Nine colorum vans were some of the first vehicles to be apprehended by members of a newly deployed traffic management team in anticipation of the holiday rush.

9 colorum vans first to be caught by new traffic management team

Nine colorum vans were some of the first vehicles to be apprehended by members of a newly deployed traffic management team in anticipation of the holiday rush.

Paolo slightly intensifies as it continues northwest track

Typhoon Paolo has slightly intensified as it continues with its north northwest track, state weather bureau PAGASA said on Thursday afternoon.

As fighting continues, Marawi starts its long cleanup

MARAWI CITY -- War might still be raging in the ruins in this southern Philippine city, but the cleanup has already began.  

Paolo slightly intensifies as it continues northwest track

Typhoon Paolo has slightly intensified as it continues with its north northwest track, state weather bureau PAGASA said on Thursday afternoon.

As fighting continues, Marawi starts its long cleanup

MARAWI CITY -- War might still be raging in the ruins in this southern Philippine city, but the cleanup has already began.  

MAGPAKABAIT SANA? | Palace, Cayetano hope Trillanes will behave while he's in the US - InterAksyon


InterAksyon

MAGPAKABAIT SANA? | Palace, Cayetano hope Trillanes will behave while he's in the US
InterAksyon
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte's arch critic is in the U.S. and Malacañang and the chief of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) are earnestly hoping that Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV will behave while spending his time at the world's ...
Trillanes files ethics case vs GordonRappler
Trillanes formally files ethics complaint vs GordonInquirer.net
Trillanes files ethics suit vs. Gordon over unparliamentary, malicious remarksGMA News
Manila Bulletin -Sun.Star -ABS-CBN News -Philippine Canadian Inquirer
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PAGASA warns of floods, landslides as Typhoon Paolo strengthens - Rappler


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PAGASA warns of floods, landslides as Typhoon Paolo strengthens
Rappler
What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's Agos or tweet us at @rapplerdotcom. Satellite image as of October 19, 5 pm. Image courtesy of NOAA. MANILA, Philippines – State weather bureau PAGASA warned much of the ...
'Paolo' intensifies slightly; cloudy skies to persistInquirer.net
Rains to persist as 'Paolo' seen to become super typhoonInterAksyon
'Paolo' maintains strength, scatters rain to parts of PHGkMen
Іnsіdеr Cаr Nеws -Philippine Canadian Inquirer -Newburgh Gazette -ClickLancashire
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Marcos Hi-way PUJs rerouted due to LRT-2 works - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

Marcos Hi-way PUJs rerouted due to LRT-2 works
Inquirer.net
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) implemented starting October 18 a traffic rerouting scheme for public utility jeepneys (PUJs) plying Marcos Highway to help ease congestion in the area where two malls are located and construction of ...
Marikina opens subdivision roadManila Bulletin
Implementation of new traffic scheme on Marcos Highway begins WednesdayUNTV News

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Faeldon: Charges over P6.4-B shabu shipment mere imaginations - GMA News


GMA News

Faeldon: Charges over P6.4-B shabu shipment mere imaginations
GMA News
Former Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon on Thursday dismissed as "sloppy" and "mere imaginations" the criminal complaint filed against him by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in relation to the P6.4-billion smuggled shabu ...
Faeldon questions complainant's authority to represent PDEA in drug caseInquirer.net
Faeldon, former BOC officials seek dismissal of drug-smuggling rapsBusiness Mirror
DoJ junks Faeldon's plea to dismiss drug chargesThe Manila Times
Manila Bulletin -Malaya -ABS-CBN News
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What's inside the Aegis Juris alumni chat box when Atio was killed - Rappler


Rappler

What's inside the Aegis Juris alumni chat box when Atio was killed
Rappler
COVER-UP? Recently publicized chat box exchanges may point to a concealment that goes beyond the contemporaries of Horacio Castillo III. An Aegis Juris fraternity founder had promised there would be no cover-ups in the hazing that resulted in the death ...
Solano shouldn't be considered a state witness in Atio Castillo case — ZubiriGMA News
Solano's Senate confession links six Aegis Juris fratmen to Castillo hazingManila Bulletin
FB chat: Frat men planned cover-upInquirer.net
The Manila Times -Sun.Star -UNTV News -InterAksyon
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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.