Evardone facing graft rap with Ombudsman

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 02:45:03 +0000

Evardone facing graft rap with Ombudsman

Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone is facing a graft complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman for an act that happened about 10 years ago.

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Beijing rebukes Trudeau for remarks on drug dealer

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:20:07 +0000

Beijing rebukes Trudeau for remarks on drug dealer

Beijing said on Tuesday that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s accusation that China “arbitrarily” sentenced a Canadian drug smuggler to death is irresponsible and lacks the spirit of the rule of law.

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3 lawmakers eye ‘quick’ bicam on Road Board abolition

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:25:16 +0000

THREE lawmakers from the Senate and the House of Representatives agreed that a quick bicameral (bicam) meeting on the Road Board Abolition bill was possible and that this proposal would…READ

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Ivory Coast ex-strongman Gbagbo in shock ICC acquittal

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:01:39 +0000

(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 26, 2010 Ivory Coast's President and incumbent Laurent Gbagbo attends a campaign meeting in Abidjan. - International Criminal Court on January 15, 2019 acquitted former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo over post-electoral violence in the West African nation in a stunning blow to the war crimes tribunal in The Hague. (Photo by Seyllou / AFP)

The International Criminal Court acquitted former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo on Tuesday over a wave of post-electoral violence.

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Atienza to Duterte: Stop insulting Catholic faith; Church can’t be destroyed

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:20:12 +0000

Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Buhay party-list Rep. Lito Atienza has defended the Catholic Church from President Duterte’s tirades.

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Diokno: Andaya’s claim of no budget for BOL plebiscite ‘false news’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:55:42 +0000

DBM Secretary Benjamin Diokno slammed as “false news” House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr.’s claim of zero funds for BOL plebiscite.

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