Cafgu member kills bro, sis-in-law over stolen bananas

A member of the Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (Cafgu) beat up then killed his brother and sister-in-law after quarreling over bananas allegedly taken from his farm in Pinukpuk town on Sept. 4, according to a belated police report on Saturday.

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Municipal councilor slain inside jampacked basketball court in Eastern Samar town

A municipal councilor was watching a presentation inside a jam-packed basketball court in Mercedes town, Eastern Samar early Saturday when a lone gunman shot him in the head.

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Suspected Maute Group member slain in Lanao del Sur raid

An alleged member of the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group was killed when troops of the Army’s 49th Infantry Battalion raided a hideout at 9 a.m.Thursday, in Barangay Sawer, Masiu, Lanao del Sur.

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Former vice mayor in Maguindanao killed in Sultan Kudarat

TACURONG CITY – Police have launched a manhunt against unidentified gunmen who ambushed and killed a former vice mayor of Maguindanao in Barangay New Isabela here Friday night.

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De Lima to Church: Stay silent and you will be irrelevant

De Lima to Church: Stay silent and you will be irrelevant

After the recent murder of a Catholic priest in Nueva Ecija, Senator Leila de Lima has lamented the alleged silence of the Church, saying that other sects would have denounced the killing immediately if the victim was from their ranks.

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