Pacquiao arrives, apologizes once again for stunning loss

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 30 Aug 2021 09:59:41 +0000

Manny Pacquiao, the fighting senator from Gen. Santos City, once again apologized to the nation for falling short in his bid to reclaim his WBA welterweight crown as he arrived early Monday. “Pasensiya na kayo, hindi tayo nagwagi, pero at least, lumaban tayo, hindi tayo sumuko,” said Pacquiao when he arrived at the Terminal 2 […]

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President Duterte does the right thing on vaccine procurement

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 16:25:42 +0000

IN a time when it seems news of tangible progress in the fight against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) is wishful thinking at best, it is a welcome relief to report something encouraging. Such is the case with the directive given by President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday that as many private enterprises as possible be […]

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PH set to receive first batch of procured Sinovac vaccines

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 08:32:19 +0000

BY MARTIN A. SADONGDONG Amid mounting pressure on the availability of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines, the country will finally get the first batch of its procured jabs with the arrival of one million doses of CoronaVac shots from Chinese vaccine manufacturer Sinovac Biotech today. President Duterte is expected to grace the welcoming ceremony for the […]

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Unsolicited advice

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 04:18:27 +0000

BY RONALD CONSTANTINO This is unsolicited advice to Willie Revillame. Don’t…don’t run for an elective position. You don’t need a position in government to be of help to people in need. Of course, Willie has time and again said he isn’t interested. But then, he might change his mind considering that no less than President […]

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Duterte to LGUs: ‘Stand down’ or face charges

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 02:27:48 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has ordered local government units (LGUs) to “stand down” and abide by the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine guidelines set by the national government, or risk facing administrative cases. In a video message released early Friday, Duterte told local government officials that they were part of “one republic” and should thus follow the […]

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Duterte calls on Congress to hold special session — Sen. Go

Credit to Author: Javier J. Ismael| Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 01:52:11 +0000

SEN. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go disclosed that President Rodrigo Duterte has called on Congress to a special session to tackle and pass a supplemental budget necessary to combat the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). “I, together with my other colleagues in the Senate and the House of Representatives, recommended to the President of the […]

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PAO chief’s accuser urges Duterte: Fire Acosta if Ombudsman won’t act

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 21:34:12 +0000

PAO chief’s accuser urges Duterte: Fire Acosta if Ombudsman won’t act

A lawyer who has accused Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta of graft says President Duterte should fire her if the Ombudsman would not immediately suspend her. “If the Ombudsman cannot act on my request for preventive suspension, which has been pending for months, the President can fire her,” lawyer Wilfredo Garrido Jr. said […]

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Bishop keeps faith with gov’t despite sedition charge

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 21:26:53 +0000

Caloocan bishop blasts PNP; denies 'Bikoy' connection

Despite death threats and sedition cases that the opposition has described as “political harassment,” Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David has kept faith with the current administration, saying he was “leaving (the legal case) to the proper agency of government to decide on.” Persecution has never done any harm on the Church, David said. “Our life […]

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Duterte wants firemen armed so they can help fight Reds, crime

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 22:00:00 +0000

Du30 wants firemen armed so they can help fight Reds, crime

President Duterte wants an expanded mandate for firemen to include their participation in the government’s anti-insurgency operations.

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