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THE leader of the transport group who was arrested early Tuesday posted bail in the afternoon before a local court. Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (Piston) President George San Mateo chief was charged for leading a strike in February as he allegedly violated Section 20 of the…

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ZAMBOANGA CITY: The Philippine military announced on Tuesday the capture of a communist rebel stronghold in Mindanao, but also said that two soldiers died from the mission following fierce clashes with the New People’s Army (NPA). Captain Arvin Encinas, a spokesman for the 6th Infantry Division, said two battalions mounted the mission…

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THE government has decided to break away from the traditional ceasefire with the communist rebels as Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Tuesday that he would not recommend a suspension of military operations (SOMO). “I am not inclined to recommend SOMO, some other situations may arise that could change my…

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THE Philippine National Police (PNP) doubts a report by human rights group Amnesty International (AI) that about “60” children have been killed by police in enforcing President Rodrigo Duterte’s campaign against illegal drugs. “Show us the numbers. Show us the individuals. Show specific cases,” Chief Supt. Dionardo Carlos told The…

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THE Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered the recall of a controversial dengue vaccine from the market because of the health risk it poses to its recipients. “The FDA immediately directed Sanofi to SUSPEND the sale/distribution/marketing of Dengvaxia and cause the WITHDRAWAL of Dengvaxia in the market pending compliance…

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THE ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) will extend the deadline for accepting new members to February 28, 2018, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rdannounced on Tuesday. Pimentel, head of the PDP-Laban of which President Rodrigo Duterte is a member, said the ruling party decided on the extension due to the “overwhelming…

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PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte went to Makati City’s high-end Greenbelt mall on Friday to buy a backpack for his gun magazines, according to Special Assistant  to the President Christopher “Bong” Go. In a text message shared to reporters, Go confirmed that Duterte bought a backpack from an upscale American brand. “Tumi…

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