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A TWO-day transport strike or tigil-pasada will start on Monday against the jeepney modernization program. In an advisory, Stop & Go said that it would protest in front of the office of the Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) because the program was “anti-poor.” The city of Malolos, Bulacan has…

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A FORMER chief of the Philippine National Police-Central Luzon Traffic Management Group and another unidentified person were shot dead on Sunday in Bataan, an official said. Senior Insp. Jean Cruz, public information chief of the Bataan Provincial Police Office, told a radio interview that retired Sr. Supt. Napoleon Cauyan was…

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ZAMBOANGA CITY – The military is getting surrender feelers from local IS militants, an official said, as fighting continued Sunday in the war-ravaged city of Marawi where security forces were trying to dislodge heavily-armed insurgents from their strongholds. Army Colonel Romeo Brawner Jr. said the military was expecting more to…

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VICE President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo slammed violence in fraternities on Sunday, saying that such deadly initiation does not prove brotherhood and loyalty. Robredo spoke about the subject in her radio show “Biserbisyong Leni” in connection with the continuing calls for justice for the slain freshman law student Horacio del…

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DESPITE being criticized by local and international rights groups, the Philippine government insisted that the campaign against illegal drugs was necessary to preserve and protect the rights of all Filipinos. Foreign affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano reiterated this during the high-level debate at the 72nd Session of the United Nations…

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COTABATO CITY: At least six earthquakes ranging from magnitude 3.2 to 5.4 shook Lanao del Sur area over six hours on Sunday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. The first tremor, at magnitude 4.4, was recorded at 1:48 a.m. and was traced about three kilometers west of…

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AS Tropical Depression “Nando” exits the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), a new low pressure area (LPA) was spotted in the eastern section of Mindanao, the state-run Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Sunday. The LPA’s trough is forecast to bring cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers…

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A SURPRISE inspection of lockers of airport personnel at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 led to the arrest of a security guard who allegedly kept a blue pouch containing cash that a Malaysian passenger had reported missing. But the money with different denominations, which Eme E. Rendoque…

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