Del Rosario welcomes Duterte’s ‘thoughtful reply’

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:11:23 +0000

Del Rosario welcomes Duterte’s ‘thoughtful reply’

Former Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario welcomed the “thoughtful reply” from President Duterte on the complaint of crimes against humanity that he and former Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales had filed against China’s President Xi Jinping in the International Criminal Court (ICC). The case alleging “atrocious actions” within Philippine territory by the Chinese government under Xi […]

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Opposition senatorial candidates back complaint vs China’s leader

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:09:58 +0000

Opposition senatorial candidates back complaint vs China’s leader

Opposition senatorial candidates on Friday threw their support behind the unprecedented move by two former government officials accusing Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity in the International Criminal Court (ICC) for what they said were Beijing’s transgressions in the South China Sea under his leadership. Former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay described the action […]

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Farmers say they sought aid but got tagged as Reds

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 21:24:04 +0000

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The farmers’ group Danggayan Dagiti Mannalon ti Cagayan Valley (Danggayan) has assailed the military and Cagayan Gov. Manuel Mamba for allegedly luring farmers and members of the left-wing Anakpawis party-list group to attend a meeting where they were branded as communist rebels who were surrendering to the government. Isabelo Adviento, Danggayan president, […]

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Duterte bans junkets abroad for gov’t officials in new EO

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 04:29:21 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has released an executive order banning government officials and employees from going on junkets

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DILG to file raps vs more mayors

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 21:36:58 +0000

DILG spokesperson Jonathan Malaya told the Inquirer on Thursday that another group of mayors would be charged in the Office of the Ombudsman next month.

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Duterte warns poll candidates: Twist not my words

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 21:34:47 +0000

President Duterte on Thursday told politicians running in midterm elections in May not to misuse his public statements to gain advantage over their rivals.

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Abandoned car yields more ‘shabu’

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 21:26:49 +0000

Abandoned car yields more ‘shabu’

An abandoned car in Bulacan province yielded on Thursday morning a kilo of “shabu”

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Honesty as an election issue? It depends, says Duterte

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:19:47 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – It depends.That was how President Rodrigo Duterte responded Thursday when asked if honesty should be an election issue.

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BREAKING: Duterte shuts door on peace talks: Talk to the next President

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:57:51 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – “Talk to the next President.”President Rodrigo Duterte said this on Thursday as he closed his door on the possible

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Palace: Duterte to create a new panel of gov’t peace negotiators

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:20:24 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte will be creating a new panel of government negotiators for the administration’s localized peace talks

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