Is Duterte a traitor or plain pragmatist?

Is President Rodrigo Duterte a traitor, a tuta (lapdog) of China, or simply a pragmatist trying to get the most of a delicate situation?.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 16th, 2018

Bro. Eddie: Duterte’s ‘blasphemy’ could bring curses on himself and the country

Jesus Is Lord church founder Brother Eddie Villanueva said President Rodrigo Duterte's "stupid" remark against God is"blasphemy in the highest order" that could invite calamities from the heavens against the country. In an interview with ANC on Wednesday, Villanueva said,"To insult God, to us this is a kind of blasphemy in the highest order. We're afraid because the Bible is very clear. When you slander or curse God, you're inviting curses not only for yourself but the entire nation." "I was so sad when I saw it, and of course at first, I felt holy anger, because I cannot be a traitor to God. My loyalty to anyone ends when my loyalty to my God begins," Villanueva said. READ:Dute...Keep on reading: Bro. Eddie: Duterte’s ‘blasphemy’ could bring curses on himself and the country.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018

Too-soft Duterte called a traitor

Left-wing activists heckled Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and called him a traitor amid criticism of his handling of territorial disputes with China.A small but rowdy group of young proteste.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Duterte s first Independence Day speech met with protest

President Rodrigo Duterte’s first Independence Day speech was disrupted by a pocket of protesters branding him as traitor......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Duterte s China policy has public support?

Plain folk reeling from such problems as rising prices, unemployment and corruption may feel detached from foreign affairs, but President Rodrigo Duterte’s worrisome handling of relations with China may just affect his satisfaction rating in the next survey......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

No need to talk dirty like Duterte

While there is not much we can do to stop President Rodrigo Duterte from cursing and spouting obscenities in his speeches, we plain folk can hold back from i.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

Palace: Sison’s Duterte ‘puppet’ remark ‘highlights disconnect with own troops’

MALACANANG hit back at Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Maria Sison whose “puppet” remarks against President Rodrigo Duterte served to “highlight his apparent disconnect&'8221; with his own troops on the ground. In a statement, Palace spokesman Ernesto Abella said the communist insurgents &'8220;seem to have deteriorated from ideologues to plain criminals and [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 29th, 2017

Davao Region’s security beefed up; ‘plain view doctrine’ no longer applicable

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 24 May) – The security in the Davao Region has been tightened Wednesday after the declaration of martial law in Mindanao by President Rodrigo R. Duterte late Tuesday, shortly after the local terrorist Maute Group occupied downtown Marawi City. In a press conference Wednesday, Chief Supt. Manuel Gaerlan, Police Regional Office [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Duterte hits Trudeau anew over withheld chopper sale - GMA News

Duterte hits Trudeau anew over withheld chopper sale - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News10 min. ago

Duterte back in action, says & apos;matagal pa ako& apos; - Rappler

Duterte back in action, says 'matagal pa ako' - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News10 min. ago

Aquino slams Duterte on Ninoy Aquino Day

FORMER President Benigno S.C. Aquino III attacked his successor, President Rodrigo R. Duterte, on the occasion of the 35th commemoration of the assassination of Mr. Aquino’s father, Senator Benigno S. Aquino, Jr. The post Aquino slams Duterte on Ninoy Aquino Day appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated News44 min. ago

President Duterte Leads Launch of Mindanao’s Largest Rehab Center

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrived Friday afternoon, August 3, in Malaybalay City for the launching of Mindanao’s largest treatment and rehabilitation facility for Persons Who Use Drugs(PWUD) Accompanied by Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, and met by Governor Jose Ma. R. Zubiri Jr and Senator Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri, the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated News57 min. ago

Joma Sison pleased Duterte not in a coma after all

Communist Party of the Philippines founding chairman Jose Maria Sison, after having his claim that President Rodrigo Duterte is in a coma debunked, said that that means that the president can still stand trial for his alleged crimes......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

Lagman schools Roque on forgetting law since becoming Duterte s apologist

Rep. Edcel Lagman (Albay) chided his former colleague and presidential spokesperson Harry Roque for the latter’s defense of President Rodrigo Duterte’s claim that the province of Naga is “hotbed” of shabu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

2 ninja cops killed after Duterte s bounty offer

2 ninja cops killed after Duterte s bounty offer.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Duterte: I am alive and fairly healthy

Duterte: I am alive and fairly healthy.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Liza Maza kept out of Cabinet meetings since September 2017

MANILA, Philippines – Though President Rodrigo Duterte claims to be serious about fighting poverty, he had no problem leaving out his own anti-poverty secretary from Cabinet meetings for almost a year. Former anti-poverty commission chief Liza Maza admitted that she was not invited to Cabinet meetings since around September or ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Aquino says Malacañang must inform public of Duterte s health

MANILA, Philippines – Former president Benigno Aquino III said Malacañang should inform the public of the status of President Rodrigo Duterte's health. Aquino made the statement in an interview with reporters during the commemoration of the 35th death anniversary of his father, the late senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Liza Maza: I don t agree with drug killings, Duterte s anti-women remarks

MANILA, Philippines – Former anti-poverty commission secretary Liza Maza said it was her hope in the peace talks that kept her from resigning at the height of outrage over drug war killings and President Rodrigo Duterte's misognynistic remarks about women. "One of the primary reasons why I accepted ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Arroyo backs Duterte: PH friendship with China just right

MANILA, Philippines – Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo supports President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to strengthen ties with China, saying the Philippines' friendship with the Asian economic giant is "just right." The former president, now Pampanga 2nd District Representative, made the statement when asked if she agreed with Duterte’s "independent foreign ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Duterte dispels coma rumors, NAIA flights, SEA Games logo | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Bong Go goes live on Facebook with President Rodrigo Duterte Monday night to address rumors Duterte entered into a coma. The Manila International Airport Authority says a total of 61 uncoordinated flights worsened congestion at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after flight operations resumed. The Philippines has the distinction of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago