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The perils OFWs face in increasingly tense Middle East

A JANUARY 4 Arab News report said 3 Filipinos–and later the number rose to 4–were among 44 people arrested in an operation on December...

Recall of police-security escorts for VIPs begins

AROUND 700 policemen acting as security escorts for Very Important Persons (VIPs) are to be recalled back to their respective mother units in the...

VP urges aid for drivers to be hit by phase out

A proposal to phase out public utility jeepneys that are more than 15 year old has failed to consider the economic impact of the...

Death penalty won’t solve crime, says ex-mayor

Reimposing the death penalty as a solution to the current peace and order situation brought about by a worsening drug problem will not solve...

Contractual employment with lock-in period valid

Dear PAO, I am an employee of a private company having a fixed-term contract. There is a stipulation in my contract about prohibition of pre-termination,...

Trump’s top diplomat joins Fox News

Donald Trump's top diplomat Mike Pompeo has been hired to appear on Fox News as a "contributor," the conservative cable news channel said Thursday. "I...

Duterte honors selfless Covid-19 frontliners on Day of Valor

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte paid tribute to healthcare workers and other frontliners battling the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, as the country commemorates Araw ng...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...

Security forces search Myanmar protest district room by room

YANGON: People barricaded in a Yangon neighborhood overnight said on Tuesday that Myanmar security forces searched their homes room by room for anti-coup protesters,...

Royal family says Harry, Meghan racism charges ‘concerning’

LONDON: Buckingham Palace said Tuesday that allegations of racism made earlier this week by Prince Harry and Meghan were “concerning" and would be addressed...