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ICC withdrawal challenged anew in SC

THE SUPREME COURT received on Wednesday a second petition questioning the constitutionality of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s decision to withdraw the Philippines’ membership from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), this time by the non-government organization that helped lobby for the treaty’s ratification in the country. The post ICC withdrawal challenged anew in SC appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJun 13th, 2018

Constitutionality of ICC withdrawal challenged anew in SC petition

The Supreme Court on Wednesday received a second petition questioning the constitutionality of President Rodrigo R. Dutete’s decision to withdraw the Philippines’ membership from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), this time submitted by the non-government organization that helped lobby for the treaty’s ratification. In their 49-page petition, the Philippine Coalition for […] The post Constitutionality of ICC withdrawal challenged anew in SC petition appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

De Lima asks anew to be allowed to attend ICC oral arguments

Sen. Leila De Lima has asked the Supreme Court to overturn its ruling barring her from participating in oral arguments on the government’s withdrawal from the international tribunal......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Oral arguments on Philippines’ ICC withdrawal delayed anew

The Supreme Court (SC) has again delayed oral arguments to invalidate the Duterte administration’s move to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC). The High Court’s Public Information Office on Monday, Aug. 13, said in a release that the oral arguments “will be reset to August 28.” The oral arguments was originally scheduled on July […] The post Oral arguments on Philippines’ ICC withdrawal delayed anew appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

PH forces harassed anew in Ayungin Shoal, says lawmaker

Philippine military forces were harassed anew by Chinese forces in Ayungin Shoal last May 11, Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano revealedon Wednesday. The opposition lawmaker mentioned the harassment at a Congressional briefing on the recent developments in the West Philippine Sea. "On May 11, during a reprovisioning mission for our troops in Ayungin, LS507 of the Philippine Navy was challenged and harassed by the Coast Guard and the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) of China," he narrated. "When the Philippine Navy ship launched a rubber boat to resupply BRP Sierra Madre, a chopper of PLAN hovered in a close and dangerous distance. The PLAN chopper was so close that sea water splash ...Keep on reading: PH forces harassed anew in Ayungin Shoal, says lawmaker.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Nation: Trillanes challenges Duterte anew on bank records

ABOUT nine months after first raising this issue as the 2016 election campaign was coming to a close, Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV again challenged President Rodrigo R. Duterte to explain the alleged P2 billion in his bank accounts and the alleged millions deposited by a campaign contributor to his children and common-law wife......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2017

Trump s missile treaty pullout could escalate tension with China

A US withdrawal from a Cold War-era nuclear arms treaty with Russia could give the Pentagon new options to counter Chinese missile advances but experts warn the ensuing arms race could greatly escalate tensions in the Asia-Pacific. Source link link: Trump's missile treaty pullout could escalate tension with China.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

National Artists: Nora Aunor excluded anew

Malacañang released yesterday the list of seven new National Artists, but actress Nora Aunor was not among them......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Militant groups call anew for resumption of GRP-NDFP peace talks

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 23 Oct) – Militant groups renewed calls for President Rodrigo Rodrigo R. Duterte to reopen the stalled peace negotiations between government (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). Anakpawis partylist Rep. Ariel Casilao told reporters during a protest rally marking the Peasants’ Month in Davao City Tuesday that resuming […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated News7 hr. 34 min. ago

Senators oppose PH withdrawal from IPU

SENATORS Franklin Drilon, Panfilo Lacson, and Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday rejected the proposal of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo that the Philippines withdraw from the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Drilon, Lacson and...READ MORE The post Senators oppose PH withdrawal from IPU appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated News14 hr. 1 min. ago

Why Gloria Arroyo wants withdrawal from another international organization

House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s plan to recommend the Philippines’ withdrawal from the Inter-Parliamentary Union could lead to the country’s departure from an international body for the second time in less than a year. Arroyo on Monday said that the organization’s plans to probe the cases filed by the administration against opposition senators Antonio Trillanes IV and […] The post Why Gloria Arroyo wants withdrawal from another international organization appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated News15 hr. 21 min. ago

Proposed withdrawal from IPU premature, Lacson points out

Senators have opposing opinions on the recommendation of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to withdraw the country's membership from the Inter-Parliamentary Union......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News16 hr. 48 min. ago

Arroyo wants PH withdrawal from IPU

Arroyo wants PH withdrawal from IPU.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Pangasinan mayor faces raps anew for falsifying marriage certificate

Mayor Artemio Chan of Pozzorubio, Pangasinan is facing another legal battle for signing a marriage certificate even though he did not officiate at the wedding......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

President Duterte Renews Call for NPA to Surrender

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Friday, October 19, called anew on members of the New People’s Army (NPA) to surrender to the government as he is ready to provide them a comfortable life. In his brief remarks at the inauguration of Gaisano Grand Citygate Mall, President Duterte acknowledged the initial support the NPA had given […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

How Derrick and Sanya ‘hurdled’ their intimate scenes

She has done her homework," said Derrick Monasterio of Sanya Lopez, who despite having had no experience with romantic love, "performed well" in their intimate scenes in Connie Macatuno's erotic film, "Wild and Free." "When I first talked to Sanya about those scenes, I asked her, 'Are you ready for them?' She challenged me by saying, 'Are you ready for it?' That's when I realized that she's game," Derrick told the Inquirer. "I liked it that I was able to guide her throughout the shoot. In real life, I like to be the one who initiates for things to happen. I want to be the aggressive one." When the director says 'Cut!' while shooting a love scene, how does he manage to snap out ...Keep on reading: How Derrick and Sanya ‘hurdled’ their intimate scenes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

Rates of T-bills, bonds to climb

RATES of government securities on offer this week will likely climb anew amid weak demand as investors await possible policy tightening moves from the local and US central banks......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

Economists see higher inflation rates

Economists of private banks raised anew their inflation forecasts over the next three years amid rising global oil prices, higher food prices, a weak peso, and the effects of the implementation of the tax reform program......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

Neri to Imee: Let’s debate at Plaza Miranda

Angered at Imee’s statement that reports of human rights violations during Martial rule were just ‘political accusations’, Makabayan senatorial bet Neri Colmenares challenged Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos to a debate at Plaza Miranda on the issue of human rights violations during Martial Law......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

U.S. withdrawal from nuclear arms deal dangerous step – Moscow

MOSCOW, Russia – Withdrawing from a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty with Russia as President Donald Trump has announced he plans to do is a dangerous step, Russia's deputy foreign minister warned on Sunday, October 21. "This would be a very dangerous step that, I'm sure, not only will not be ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

NU stuns UST for 3rd win

National University scored its second win in three games after overcoming University of Santo Tomas anew, 69-61, in the UAAP Season 81 men's basketball tournament Sunday at Filoil Flying V Center. The Bulldogs stayed in the seventh spot in the standings with a 3-6 record and stopped the Growling Tigers' three-game winning streak with the latter settling for fifth place with a 4-5 slate. Rookie Dave Ildefonso took over late in the game for NU after his team allowed UST to erase an 11-point lead, 53-42, lead at the end of the third quarter to just one, 59-58, after Zach Huang's layup midway through the fourth. Ildefonso scored five points in the Bulldogs' corresponding 6-0 run...Keep on reading: NU stuns UST for 3rd win.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018