Cardinal Tagle to baptize 450 street kids

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 03:23:58 +0000

  Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle will administer the Sacrament of Baptism to 450 children from the Tulay ng Kabataan Foundation on September 28 at the Manila Cathedral in Intramuros, Manila. Rev. Fr. Matthieu Dauchez, executive director of the Tulay ng Kabataan said, many children from poor families, particularly street children, are unable to […]

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Philippine Army rebrands primary armored unit

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:20:22 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — In anticipation of its upcoming assets and the prospect of more aggressive land defense, the Philippine Army has rebranded its primary armored unit. The Mechanized Infantry Division has been renamed to Armor Division effective September 11, said Army spokesperson Lt. Col. Ramon Zagala. “This will usher in the expansion of our armored […]

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Roxas says IRR ‘faithfully reflects provisions’ of RA 10592

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:10:09 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — Former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas II has remained firm that the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 10592 is consistent with the law. Roxas said this Wednesday, in his official reply to the Office of the Ombudsman’s request for him to explain why heinous crime convicts were removed from […]

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POWER Notebook: Wind Project Will Use Oyster Creek Nuclear Site; Other Solar, Wind Farms Announced

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:08:44 +0000

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Ocean Wind Gets NJ BPU Backing for Oyster Creek Wind Project. Ocean Wind LLC this month received support from New Jersey’s Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to develop a wind project with both offshore and onshore components, with a connection to the grid at the site of the former Oyster Creek nuclear station. Ocean Wind, […]

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The POWER Interview: Cryogenic Energy Storage Technology

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 14:42:40 +0000

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Highview Power recently unveiled its modular, giga-scale cryogenic energy storage technology, the CRYOBattery. The company has announced a partnership with Tenaska to help develop four giga-scale plants in the U.S., with the first expected in in Texas. The company also is working on a fifth project in the Midwest. The technology uses ambient air to […]

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P1-M bounty for fugitive convicts

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:42:20 +0000

  President Duterte has offered a R1 million bounty for the capture of every convict freed due to the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law if they still refuse to surrender to authorities. The President admitted that he prefers the wanted inmates would be presented dead, adding he would gladly pay the huge reward. “I […]

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Duterte hits recycling of seized drugs

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:28:17 +0000

  President Duterte did not mince words about policemen who alleg­edly recycle and sell confiscated il­legal drugs, saying they should be killed. The President has slammed the alleged pilferage of seized illegal drugs in the government’s anti-drug operations during a speech in Malacañang. “Totoo ‘yang corruption sa droga. ‘Yang recycle sinasabi lagi. Hindi – p***** […]

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8 PCG men found guilty of killing Taiwanese fisherman

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 04:24:56 +0000

  A Manila court convicted on Wednesday eight members of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) for killing a 65-year-old Taiwanese fisherman in Balintang Channel near Batanes in May 2013. Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 15 Judge Eduardo Ramon Reyes found the PCG personnel “guilty beyond reasonable doubt” of homicide for the fatal shooting of Hong Shih-Cheng, […]

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