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VP slams Bongbong absence at first day of ballot retrieval - Manila Bulletin


Manila Bulletin

VP slams Bongbong absence at first day of ballot retrieval
Manila Bulletin
“If he really wanted the truth to come out, why is he or his representatives not here when he was the one who requested this in the first place?” Vice President Leni Robredo on Tuesday slammed former Senator Ferdinand (Bongbong) Marcos Jr. for not ...

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China's 33-day permit to survey PH's eastern seaboard begins - Rappler


Rappler

China's 33-day permit to survey PH's eastern seaboard begins
Rappler
CORAL-RICH. Researchers say Benham Bank is rich in corals. Photo courtesy of Dr Hildie Nacorda/UPLB-SESAM. MANILA, Philippines – China's permit to conduct maritime research in the eastern seaboard of the Philippines began on Thursday, January 24, based ...
Chinese vessel to be used for Benham scientific research already in PH, sighted off Isabela – AlejanoInterAksyon
'We are not a nation of beggars': Expert defends PH research on Benham RiseABS-CBN News
Benham Rise a non-issue at India summit—DuterteThe Standard

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Gatchalian tells Alvarez: 'Put an end' to sole House efforts on Cha-cha - Inquirer.net


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Gatchalian tells Alvarez: 'Put an end' to sole House efforts on Cha-cha
Inquirer.net
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has urged Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez to “put an end” to the House of Representatives' efforts to amend the Constitution without the Senate or it would end up with an “illegitimate draft” Charter. “House Speaker Alvarez must ...
'Break Cha-Cha impasse'The Standard

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Speaker Alvarez to respect SC ruling on Cha-cha

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday said he will respect any Supreme Court ruling as regards the manner of voting on Constitutional amendments.

Speaker Alvarez to respect SC ruling on Cha-cha

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday said he will respect any Supreme Court ruling as regards the manner of voting on Constitutional amendments.

Widow of slain Maute group leader arrested in Cotabato City - Inquirer.net


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Widow of slain Maute group leader arrested in Cotabato City
Inquirer.net
COTABATO CITY – Government forces have arrested here the widow of a slain Maute group leader on rebellion charges in connection with last year's siege of Marawi City. Sr. Supt. James Allan Logan, chief of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group ...

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Joblessness drops to 15.7% in Q4 2017 – SWS survey - Inquirer.net


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Joblessness drops to 15.7% in Q4 2017 – SWS survey
Inquirer.net
JOB SEEKERS. Jobless Filipinos fill out application forms at a job fair in Quezon City. (Philippine Daily Inquirer File Photo/ LYN RILLON). Joblessness among Filipinos decreased to 15.7 percent, which translates to about 7.2 million jobless adults, in ...
Job optimism peaks as unemployment falls to new record: SWSABS-CBN News
3.6-m families went hungry—SWSThe Standard

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Defective MRT3 train unloads passengers again; only 8 trains running during peak hour

A northbound train of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT3) unloaded passengerse during a peak hour on Wednesday morning due to a technical problem.

Defective MRT3 train unloads passengers again; only 8 trains running during peak hour

A northbound train of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT3) unloaded passengerse during a peak hour on Wednesday morning due to a technical problem.

Mocha to Sen. Villanueva: Kulang na lang sabihin na nandidiri kayo sa akin

Presidential Communications Operations Office Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson on Wednesday expressed disappointment over Senator Joel Villanueva’s remarks on the distinction they both received from the University of Santo Tomas Alumni Association.  

Mocha to Sen. Villanueva: Kulang na lang sabihin na nandidiri kayo sa akin

Presidential Communications Operations Office Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson on Wednesday expressed disappointment over Senator Joel Villanueva’s remarks on the distinction they both received from the University of Santo Tomas Alumni Association.  

2 sugatan sa sunog sa Pandacan

Dalawa ang sugatan sa isang sunog sa Pandacan, Maynila Martes ng gabi.

Lalaki, natagpuang nakabalot ang mukha at nakagapos sa Taguig

Natagpuan Miyerkoles ng madaling araw ang isang lalaking hinihinalang biktima ng summary execution sa Barangay Western Bicutan, Taguig City.

'We are not a nation of beggars': Expert defends PH research on Benham Rise

"Government's denigration of Filipino scientists and Filipinos in general, claiming they cannot explore Benham Rise without China or Chinese money, is a total sham meant to disempower and demean Filipinos..."

Nawawalang batang babae sa Negros Occ. natagpuang patay

Patay na nang matagpuan ang nawawalang 5-anyos na babae sa Negros Occidental at pinaniniwalaang menolestiya ito bago pinatay.  

Nawawalang batang babae sa Negros Occ. natagpuang patay

Patay na nang matagpuan ang nawawalang 5-anyos na babae sa Negros Occidental at pinaniniwalaang menolestiya ito bago pinatay.  

Church appeals for aid to Mayon evacuees - Inquirer.net


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Church appeals for aid to Mayon evacuees
Inquirer.net
CROWDED People fleeing Mayon volcano's fury find temporary shelter at Guinobatan East Central School in Guinobatan, Albay. —MARCALVIC ESPLANA. Social action arms of the Catholic Church appealed to the faithful to pray and extend assistance to those ...
Mayon Volcano's lava fountaining events may climax to 'more explosive' eruptionGMA News
DBM releases internal revenue allotment of AlbayManila Bulletin
Mayon volcano spreads lava almost 2 miles from craterSun.Star
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Two soldiers killed in clash with NPA in Kalinga - GMA News


GMA News

Two soldiers killed in clash with NPA in Kalinga
GMA News
The Philippine military revealed that two soldiers were killed and two servicemen were injured when the Army's 5th Infantry Division clashed with Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) gunmen in Kalinga's Pinukpuk town ...
2 Army soldiers killed in Kalinga clashInquirer.net

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Two soldiers killed in clash with NPA in Kalinga

The Philippine military revealed that two soldiers were killed and two servicemen were injured when the Army's 5th Infantry Division clashed with Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) gunmen in Kalinga's Pinukpuk town.

Two soldiers killed in clash with NPA in Kalinga

The Philippine military revealed that two soldiers were killed and two servicemen were injured when the Army's 5th Infantry Division clashed with Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) gunmen in Kalinga's Pinukpuk town.

Napoles affidavit on Drilon needed - Inquirer.net


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Napoles affidavit on Drilon needed
Inquirer.net
Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles should submit a sworn affidavit supporting her claim that Sen. Franklin Drilon received from her P5 million in campaign donation during the 2010 elections, a Palace lawyer said on Tuesday. “I cannot ...
Probe pork barrel scam – PalaceTempo

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Mayon Volcano spews more lava, ash

Mount Mayon in Albay province spewed ash and lava anew on Wednesday, as authorities remained on alert for a hazardous eruption.

US attorney general orders probe of FBI agents' text messages

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered an investigation into missing text messages exchanged between two Federal Bureau of Investigation staffers accused of expressing views against President Donald Trump, the Justice Department said.

US attorney general orders probe of FBI agents' text messages

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered an investigation into missing text messages exchanged between two Federal Bureau of Investigation staffers accused of expressing views against President Donald Trump, the Justice Department said.

US Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall

Democrats on Tuesday withdrew an offer to fund U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall, as tough negotiations over the future of young illegal immigrants resumed in the Senate.

US Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall

Democrats on Tuesday withdrew an offer to fund U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall, as tough negotiations over the future of young illegal immigrants resumed in the Senate.

Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish, IS fighters in Syria offensive - military

Turkey has killed at least 260 Syrian Kurdish fighters and Islamic State militants in its four-day-old offensive into the Kurdish-dominated Afrin region of northwest Syria, the Turkish military said on Tuesday.

Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish, IS fighters in Syria offensive - military

Turkey has killed at least 260 Syrian Kurdish fighters and Islamic State militants in its four-day-old offensive into the Kurdish-dominated Afrin region of northwest Syria, the Turkish military said on Tuesday.

Women journalists protest separation at Western Wall for Pence visit

Women journalists covering US Vice President Mike Pence's visit Tuesday to the Western Wall criticised what they called discrimination after being forced to stand behind men under rules enforced by Jewish ultra-Orthodox authorities.

Women journalists protest separation at Western Wall for Pence visit

Women journalists covering US Vice President Mike Pence's visit Tuesday to the Western Wall criticised what they called discrimination after being forced to stand behind men under rules enforced by Jewish ultra-Orthodox authorities.

Bangkay ng bata, isinilid sa sako at iniwan sa basurahan

Isang bangkay ng 5-anyos na babae ang natagpuang nakasilid sa sako at iniwan sa ilalim ng basurahan sa Negros Occidental Martes ng umaga.

House OKs on 2nd reading bill legalizing Church-decreed annulment

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on second reading a bill legalizing Church-decreed annulment or dissolution of certain marriages.
 

House approves security of tenure bill on 2nd reading

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on second reading a bill that seeks to address practices of contractualization and de-regularization of workers.
 

Two students dead, 12 others wounded by gunfire in Kentucky high school shooting

A 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun in his high school in western Kentucky on Tuesday, killing two fellow students and wounding a dozen other youths before being arrested, the state's governor and police said.

Two students dead, 12 others wounded by gunfire in Kentucky high school shooting

A 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun in his high school in western Kentucky on Tuesday, killing two fellow students and wounding a dozen other youths before being arrested, the state's governor and police said.

North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defense - CIA

The CIA believes North Korea's missile program is aimed at coercion, not just self-defense, and that Pyongyang's next logical step would be to develop an arsenal of weapons and the capability to fire multiple missiles at the United States, the agency's director Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.

North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defense - CIA

The CIA believes North Korea's missile program is aimed at coercion, not just self-defense, and that Pyongyang's next logical step would be to develop an arsenal of weapons and the capability to fire multiple missiles at the United States, the agency's director Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.

Phivolcs: Mga pagsabog sa Mayon, hindi pa tapos

Sa kabila ng mga pagsabog na naitala sa Bulkang Mayon, nagbabala ang Phivolcs na masusundan pa ito.

Ilang mambabatas, nababahala sa mga usaping sangkot ang Tsina

Nagpahayag ng pagkabahala ang ilang dati at kasalukuyang mambabatas hinggil sa ilang usapin sa bansa na kinasasangkutan ng China.

Cayetano: Respect US freedom of navigation

The U.S has every right to exercise freedom of navigation and to pass freely at the Scarborough or Panatag shoal in the West Philippine sea, according to Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano.

Cayetano: Respect US freedom of navigation

The U.S has every right to exercise freedom of navigation and to pass freely at the Scarborough or Panatag shoal in the West Philippine sea, according to Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano.

Tigil-pasada, isasagawa ng mga kontra sa Oplan 'Tanggal Bulok, Tanggal Usok'

Walang number coding scheme bukas, kasabay na rin ng isasagawang tigil-pasada ng mga magpoprotesta laban sa Oplan 'Tanggal Bulok, Tanggal Usok.'

Lacson: Cha-cha, hindi dapat ipilit mag-isa ng Kamara

Iginiit ng mga senador na hindi lulusot ang anumang amyenda sa Konstitusyon nang walang partisipasyon ng Senado.

House OKs bill 'strengthening' freedom of expression on 2nd reading

MANILA - The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill "strengthening the right of the people to free expression."

Britain to set up unit to tackle 'fake news' -- May's spokesman

Britain will set up a new unit to beef up its efforts to counter so-called "fake news" and to try to deter disinformation campaigns by other states, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday.

Britain to set up unit to tackle 'fake news' -- May's spokesman

Britain will set up a new unit to beef up its efforts to counter so-called "fake news" and to try to deter disinformation campaigns by other states, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday.

US attorney general questioned in special counsel Russia probe

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned last week by the special counsel's office investigating potential collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday.

US attorney general questioned in special counsel Russia probe

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned last week by the special counsel's office investigating potential collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday.

Extended danger zone sa paligid ng Mayon, pinalawig

Muling nagbuga ng lava ang Bulkang Mayon ngayon gabi.

NOTICE TO Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales

The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney encourages registered Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales who have received their ballots packets from COMELEC-Manila for the 2016 Philippine National Elections to send their accomplished ballots to the Consulate as soon as possible.

The accomplished ballots may be submitted to the Consulate daily, including on weekends and holidays, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM on 9 April-8 May 2016, and from 9:00AM to 7:00PM on 9 May 2016.

For Filipino Overseas Voters who have not yet received their ballots, please check whether your name is in the following lists on the Consulate website, :

• Returned-To-Sender (RTS) ballots; and

• List of voters with incomplete or no mailing address.

If your name is on either of the above lists, please contact the Consulate and look for Mr. Jessie Llaneta at Tel. No. 926207377, or send your complete details, e.g., mobile number and mailing address, to sydney.pcg@dfa.gov.ph, or contact the Duty Officer at mobile number 0415-426400.

Thank you.

Philippine Consulate General, Sydney

20 April 2016

Miss Universe 2015 Winner Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo (Steve Harvey Epic FAIL)

Miss Universe 2015 Winner Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo (Steve Harvey Epic FAIL)

Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe 2015

Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe 2015

Pia Alonzo was crowned Miss Universe 2015 on Sunday
She becomes only the third Filipina to win the crown after Gloria Diaz and Margarita Moran

She was crowned amid much confusion after host Steve Harvey initially announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez as the winner.

Harvey apologized and said he read the wrong results.