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 admits daughter linked to aide s ouster

MANILA: For the first time, President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte admitted that it was his daughter who was behind the ouster of one of his loyal political allies as the speaker of the House o.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

AFP budget: The biggest ever

In the first few months after President Duterte took office, he promised our soldiers that he will modernize our Armed Forces and give them his full support......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

Duterte’s advice to government job seekers: Be honest

President Duterte has advised all those wanting to join the government to be honest and competent......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News7 hr. 20 min. ago

Up to Duterte to resume peace talks with Reds — Sison

Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chairman Jose Ma. Sison yesterday said it is up to President Duterte to end his position of terminating peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News7 hr. 20 min. ago

Duterte to those wanting to join gov t: Be honest, competent

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said he only expects two things from those who intend to join the government, following the end of the filing of certificates of candidacy (COC) for the May 2019 midterm elections. Source link link: Duterte to those wanting to join gov't: Be honest, competent.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Duterte warns drug importers anew: Yayariin ko kayo

President Rodrigo Duterte warned drug importers anew not to destroy the country and its young people, or else face consequences. Source link link: Duterte warns drug importers anew: Yayariin ko kayo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Duterte offers houses, jobs to NPA

Duterte offers houses, jobs to NPA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Duterte to NPA: “Life is not a revolution”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 October) – President Rodrigo Duterte is frustrated by the entry of foreign corporations that lord it over the lands of the country but he told the New People’s Army (NPA) that they cannot always resort to killing to change things because “life is not a revolution.” “Philippines is agriculture-based. We […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated News11 hr. 33 min. ago

Duterte on kissing women: Idiots put malice

Duterte on kissing women: Idiots put malice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

Duterte threatens to kill drug smugglers

Duterte threatens to kill drug smugglers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

Go to institutionalize Malasakit Centers

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said Saturday he will push for the enactment of a law institutionalizing the Malasakit Center if given a Senate seat so the one-stop shop for helping the sick will continue to operate even after President Duterte’s term ends in 2022. “Sa kanya ko talaga […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News13 hr. 7 min. ago

No special treatment for citizen Bong Go

Christopher Lawrence “Kuya Bong” Go reiterated that he is just an ordinary citizen who wants nothing more than to continue serving the public by passing laws that will uplift their lives. Kuya Bong also said he will support the legislative agenda of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and push for his advocacy of improving the country’s […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News13 hr. 7 min. ago

Photos show darkening of Duterte s complexion in recent months

MANILA, Philippines – The observant among the country's news hounds have spotted a curious darkening of President Rodrigo Duterte's face in recent months. Duterte himself likely heard the chatter, prompting him to mention his complexion during his speech on Thursday, October 18, in Manila. Photos of the President from ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News18 hr. 7 min. ago