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Suspected terrorist nabbed at NAIA - GMA News


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Suspected terrorist nabbed at NAIA
GMA News
Bureau of Immigration (BI) personnel apprehended on Tuesday a suspected local terrorist who arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) from Saudi Arabia. Abdulpatta Escalon Abubakar, who arrived from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was intercepted ...
Suspected Filipino terrorist from Saudi interceptedABS-CBN News

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16 of 23 senators urge gov't to stop killings, especially of minors - GMA News


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16 of 23 senators urge gov't to stop killings, especially of minors
GMA News
Sixteen out of 23 senators, some of them from the majority coalition, have called on the government to “stop the senseless killings,” especially of children and minors. The 16 signed Senate Resolution 516 urging the Duterte administration to “undertake ...
Stop killing children, senators appealManila Bulletin
16 senators sign resolution calling on gov't to stop killings of minorsRappler
16 Philippine senators sign resolution asking gov't to stop killings of minorsCoconuts

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PSG officer found dead after shooting incident at Malacañang compound - GMA News


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PSG officer found dead after shooting incident at Malacañang compound
GMA News
The Presidential Security Group (PSG) on Tuesday said its officer was found dead after a shooting incident inside Malacañang Park. PSG commander Brigadier General Lope Dagoy identified the officer as Major Harim Gonzaga, who was promoted just last ...
PSG officer found dead in Malacañang complexInquirer.net
PSG officer found dead in Malacañang ParkRappler
PSG officer dead in Malacañang Park shootingInterAksyon
Manila Bulletin -Sun.Star -CNN Philippines -The Manila Times
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Patricia Bautista files disbarment raps vs. UST law dean, 20 others - GMA News


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Patricia Bautista files disbarment raps vs. UST law dean, 20 others
GMA News
Patricia Bautista, estranged wife of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairperson Andres Bautista, on Tuesday asked the Supreme Court (SC) to disbar University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law dean Nilo Divina and 20 of his law firm colleagues.
Comelec chair's wife seeks disbarment of UST law dean, partners over 'referral fees' to BautistaInterAksyon
Patricia Bautista seeks disbarment of UST law dean Nilo DivinaRappler
Tish Bautista seeks disbarment of Divina, 20 othersPhilippine Star
Sun.Star -Inquirer.net -CNN Philippines -The Manila Times
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Official sacked after Yoda image appears on Saudi textbook

DUBAI -- Saudi authorities fired a senior education official and other supervisors after a school textbook was found to include a photoshopped image of the late King Faisal seated next to "Star Wars" movie character Yoda, Saudi media reported on Tuesday.

Official sacked after Yoda image appears on Saudi textbook

DUBAI -- Saudi authorities fired a senior education official and other supervisors after a school textbook was found to include a photoshopped image of the late King Faisal seated next to "Star Wars" movie character Yoda, Saudi media reported on Tuesday.

House panel approves bill seeking curfew for children

The House Committee on Welfare of Children approved on Monday a bill that seeks to impose curfew on children from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., and slapping fines on parents or guardians of violators.

House panel approves bill seeking curfew for children

The House Committee on Welfare of Children approved on Monday a bill that seeks to impose curfew on children from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., and slapping fines on parents or guardians of violators.

DDB: Duterte's drug matrix shows link between illegal drugs, crime

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) on Tuesday said that President Rodrigo Duterte's matrix of alleged drug lords supposedly involved in funding the siege of Marawi City proved the link between illegal drugs and crime.

DDB: Duterte's drug matrix shows link between illegal drugs, crime

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) on Tuesday said that President Rodrigo Duterte's matrix of alleged drug lords supposedly involved in funding the siege of Marawi City proved the link between illegal drugs and crime.

Palace expects BBL passage by yearend | SunStar - Sun.Star


Palace expects BBL passage by yearend | SunStar
Sun.Star
MALACAÑANG on Tuesday said it is hoping that Congress would approve the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) before the end of 2017. "I think a good progress can be had before the year ends," Presidential Legislative Liaison Office Secretary ...

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No freeze order means no irregularities in Bong Revilla's bank accounts --lawyer

Lead defense counsel Estelito Mendoza on Tuesday said the absence of a freeze order on the bank accounts of detained former Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. proves there were no illegal activities on the bank accounts of his client in relation to his plunder case related to the alleged pork barrel scam.

No freeze order means no irregularities in Bong Revilla's bank accounts --lawyer

Lead defense counsel Estelito Mendoza on Tuesday said the absence of a freeze order on the bank accounts of detained former Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. proves there were no illegal activities on the bank accounts of his client in relation to his plunder case related to the alleged pork barrel scam.

Palace releases UNGA luncheon invite for Honeylet

Malacañang on Tuesday released a copy of an invitation from United States First Lady Melania Trump for President Rodrigo Duterte's partner Cielito "Honeylet" Avanceña to attend a United Nations General Assembly luncheon.

Palace releases UNGA luncheon invite for Honeylet

Malacañang on Tuesday released a copy of an invitation from United States First Lady Melania Trump for President Rodrigo Duterte's partner Cielito "Honeylet" Avanceña to attend a United Nations General Assembly luncheon.

Lacson: Amend, not repeal Anti-Hazing Law

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he is in favor of amending the Anti-Hazing Law instead of totally abolishing it.  

Lacson: Amend, not repeal Anti-Hazing Law

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he is in favor of amending the Anti-Hazing Law instead of totally abolishing it.  

14 na nagpapanggap na babae para sa modus na umano'y cybersex den, arestado

Labing-apat katao na nagpapanggap na babae at gumagawa ng pekeng social media accounts para makapambiktima sa kanilang modus umano na online kalaswaan ang naaresto sa Quezon City.

14 na nagpapanggap na babae para sa modus na umano'y cybersex den, arestado

Labing-apat katao na nagpapanggap na babae at gumagawa ng pekeng social media accounts para makapambiktima sa kanilang modus umano na online kalaswaan ang naaresto sa Quezon City.

Diño remains all smiles, 'happy' despite replacement as SBMA chair

Despite news of his replacement as Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority chair, Martin Diño remained all smiles and insisted he was "happy" with the turn of events.

Diño remains all smiles, 'happy' despite replacement as SBMA chair

Despite news of his replacement as Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority chair, Martin Diño remained all smiles and insisted he was "happy" with the turn of events.

Lacson open to giving John Paul Solano protection

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he is open to the possibility of giving protection to John Paul Solano, one of the suspects in the hazing-related death of Horacio "Atio" Castillo III.

Lacson open to giving John Paul Solano protection

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he is open to the possibility of giving protection to John Paul Solano, one of the suspects in the hazing-related death of Horacio "Atio" Castillo III.

Kareretiro lang na sundalo, patay nang sumalpok sa bus ang sinasakyang tricycle

Nasawi ang isang sundalo na kareretiro lang sa serbisyo matapos na mag-overtake ang sinasakyan niyang tricycle at sumalpok sa isang bus sa Maharlika Highway sa Pili, Camarines Sur.

Kareretiro lang na sundalo, patay nang sumalpok sa bus ang sinasakyang tricycle

Nasawi ang isang sundalo na kareretiro lang sa serbisyo matapos na mag-overtake ang sinasakyan niyang tricycle at sumalpok sa isang bus sa Maharlika Highway sa Pili, Camarines Sur.

LTFRB to blacklist PUV drivers involved in drug trafficking

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Tuesday said public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers who serve as drug couriers will be blacklisted and have their license revoked.

LTFRB to blacklist PUV drivers involved in drug trafficking

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Tuesday said public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers who serve as drug couriers will be blacklisted and have their license revoked.

Lacson: No need to create legislative police

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he does not see the need to create an independent and organized police force to protect members of Congress as proposed by House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas.

Lacson: No need to create legislative police

Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday said he does not see the need to create an independent and organized police force to protect members of Congress as proposed by House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas.

Suspected terrorist nabbed at NAIA

Bureau of Immigration (BI) personnel apprehended on Tuesday a suspected local terrorist who arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) from Saudi Arabia.  

Suspected terrorist nabbed at NAIA

Bureau of Immigration (BI) personnel apprehended on Tuesday a suspected local terrorist who arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) from Saudi Arabia.  

Palace: No more redactions on acquisition cost of properties on SALN - Philippine Star


Philippine Star

Palace: No more redactions on acquisition cost of properties on SALN
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Tuesday said there would be no more redactions in the future on certain details on the Cabinet's wealth declarations such as data pertaining to acquisition costs of personal and real properties. This was after the ...
Wealth details won't be hidden in future SALN releases – MalacañangRappler
Palace ready to rerelease Cabinet SALNs without redactions in assets, liabilitiesGMA News
Palace vows to limit SALN redaction to sensitive info | SunStarSun.Star
Manila Bulletin -Inquirer.net -ABS-CBN News -InterAksyon
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Duterte's pick for new SBMA chief is Gordon's 'protégé' - Rappler


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Duterte's pick for new SBMA chief is Gordon's 'protégé'
Rappler
PROTÉGÉ. President Rodrigo Duterte appoints Senator Richard Gordon's 'protégé' as chairperson of the SBMA, replacing his party mate Martin Diño. Photo from SBMA Director Benny Antiporda's Facebook page. The newly appointed chairperson of the ...
Diño mum about next postingInquirer.net
Duterte merges 2 top Subic Bay posts in new orderPhilippine Star
Diño remains all smiles, 'happy' despite replacement as SBMA chairGMA News
The Manila Times -Sun.Star -CNN Philippines -ABS-CBN News
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Mala-dambuhalang drone, posibleng maging 'flying taxi' of the future

Patuloy ang isinasagawang pagsusuri at isinailalim sa "test flight" sa Dubai ang tila dambuhalang drone na kayang magsakay ng dalawang tao na planong gawing "flying taxi" sa hinaharap.

Lorenzana admits gov't clueless how thousands of Maute fighters entered Marawi

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana admitted Tuesday that they still do not know how the Maute fighters and foreign terrorists laid siege to Marawi City and continue to battle government forces til now.  

Mala-dambuhalang drone, posibleng maging 'flying taxi' of the future

Patuloy ang isinasagawang pagsusuri at isinailalim sa "test flight" sa Dubai ang tila dambuhalang drone na kayang magsakay ng dalawang tao na planong gawing "flying taxi" sa hinaharap.

Lorenzana admits gov't clueless how thousands of Maute fighters entered Marawi

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana admitted Tuesday that they still do not know how the Maute fighters and foreign terrorists laid siege to Marawi City and continue to battle government forces til now.  

Voting 223-9, House OKs proposed P3.77-T nat'l budget - Inquirer.net


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Voting 223-9, House OKs proposed P3.77-T nat'l budget
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The House of Representatives approved on Tuesday on third and final reading the proposed P3.767-trillion national budget for 2018. Voting nominally 223-9, the House approved the General Appropriations Bill (House Bill No. 6215). ADVERTISEMENT.
House passes proposed 2018 budget on final readingRappler
UPDATE: House passes on third reading P3.767-T budget for 2018The Manila Times

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87 hurt as ship rams rock in Romblon - Inquirer.net


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87 hurt as ship rams rock in Romblon
Inquirer.net
The front part of the M/V Matilde sustained damage after it rammed into a large rock formation on its way to Romblon Island Tuesday. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM MIMAROPA POLICE. SAN PEDRO CITY — At least 87 people were injured when a ...
87 injured as ship crashes into cliff in RomblonCNN Philippines
At least 30 hurt as ferry hits island in RomblonPhilippine Star
Philippines: 87 injured as passenger ship hits cliffAnadolu Agency

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Solano names 7 behind Atio Castillo's death in executive session - Rappler


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Solano names 7 behind Atio Castillo's death in executive session
Rappler
REVELATIONS. John Paul Solano named names of 6 fraternity members and 1 non-member during an executive session with senators on Monday, September 25. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – John Paul Solano, a suspect in the ...
Senators to support new measure banning all forms of hazingInquirer.net
Solano 'tells all' to Senate as House panel seeks total hazing banInterAksyon
UST law school dean to frat brods: 'Act like lawyers' | SunStarSun.Star
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Tish Bautista seeks disbarment of Divina, 20 others

MANILA, Philippines – Patricia “Tish” Bautista, estranged wife of poll chief Andres Bautista, has filed disbarment complaints at the Supreme Court against US

Gascon: Rejection of rights recommendations not a victory

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government appears to be "in denial" over the human rights situation in the country as it rejected 55 recommendations of

PSG looking into shooting incident at Malacañang Park

MANILA, Philippines — The Presidential Security Group is looking into a shooting incident inside Malacañang Park but has yet to issue a statement.

‘Rody’s statement on Sara to preserve gains, not power’

MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte’s statement that he wants his daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, to succeed him was not official and not

Palace: Rejecting UN rights recommendations a Philippine prerogative

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang yesterday justified the government’s rejection of more than half of the recommendations it received during the third Philipp

National quake drill set tomorrow

MANILA, Philippines — Various government agencies, local government units and private establishments are expected to participate in tomorrow’s Nationwide Sim

Paras files kidnap, wiretap raps vs Hontiveros

MANILA, Philippines — Lawyer and former Negros Oriental representative Jacinto Paras yesterday filed a criminal complaint against Sen.

Summarized amounts in SALN sufficient under law — Abella

MANILA, Philippines — Summarized values in the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) are sufficient under the law, Malacañang said yesterday

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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

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

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

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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.

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