NY Times ‘foiled’ killing of ISIS chief — Trump

NY Times ‘foiled’ killing of ISIS chief — Trump

President Donald Trump on Saturday attacked The New York Times and its “sick agenda,” alleging that one of the paper’s reports thwarted a US bid to take out Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) chief.

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After political skirmishes, Senate buckles down to work

“Political skirmishes” in the Senate, as Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III put it, affected legislative work in the chamber in the early months of the Duterte administration.

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Duterte frustrated at red tape – Palace

Duterte frustrated at red tape – Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte was just expressing his frustration at red tape and inefficiency in the bureaucracy, which foster corruption, when he said he wanted erring officials to kneel down before the public and promise to improve their service, Malacañang said on Saturday.

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No beer but ‘tapuey’ on Café by the Ruins’ last day

No beer but ‘tapuey’ on Café by the Ruins’ last day

A loyal customer on Thursday walked into the Café by the Ruins
for the last time, threw her arms around Adelaida “Laida” Lim and uttered the poignant words that reduced Lim to tears: “This is the end of the Baguio salon.”

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