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Sereno won t reply to Duterte s name-calling

Sereno won t reply to Duterte s name-calling.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepApr 14th, 2018

Justice Tijam, author of quo warranto decision vs Sereno, retires

SUPREME Court Justice Noel Tijam, one of five appointees of President Rodrigo Duterte, retired on Friday. Tijam was honored in formal ceremonies at the high tribunal en banc led by…READ The post Justice Tijam, author of quo warranto decision vs Sereno, retires appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 4th, 2019

De Lima on Duterte ‘confession’ of molesting maid: ‘It’s time to get angry’

MANILA, Philippines – “It’s time to get angry. Really angry,” Senator Leila de Lima said in a statement released on Monday, December 31, calling out President Rodrigo Duterte for his “ despicable speech ” during the distribution of land ownership certificates to agrarian reform beneficiaries in Kidapawan City, Cotabato......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 1st, 2019

Palace says Duterte’s confession of touching maid a ‘spliced story’

  MANILA, Philippines --- Malacaang on Sunday defended President Rodrigo Duterte's confession that involves sexual abuse,calling it just a "laughable anecdote" the President intentionally made up to dramatize the sexual abuse he suffered from a priest when he was still a minor. "In his inimitable allegorical style of dramatizing the sexual abuse the President suffered when he was a minor, he has made up a laughable anecdote to dramatize the fact of sexual abuse that was inflicted on him and his fellow students when they were in high school," Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a statement. Panelo insisted that Duterte just "purposely added and spliced the ...Keep on reading: Palace says Duterte’s confession of touching maid a ‘spliced story’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2018

Duterte says Christian belief in Trinity is ‘silly’

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte mocked the Christian doctrine of the Holy Trinity, calling it “silly” on Saturday, December 29. In a speech in Kidapawan City, Cotabato, the President attacked the doctrine of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit as ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2018

Panelo: Critics calling Duterte a bully cannot swallow reality

MANILA, Philippines – When the Ateneo Junior High School bullying controversy broke, some commenters online also criticized a person they described as the "top bully": President Rodrigo Duterte. But Presidential Spokesperson and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo repeated on Christmas Eve his earlier statement that Duterte "is not a bully." "To bully is ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2018

Duterte: Hope, peace to the nation

President Duterte is calling on every Filipino to bring hope and peace to the country this Christmas season......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2018

COMMENT: Constitution Trivialized, Mocked

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 18 Dec) – Under no Philippine president other than Rodrigo R. Duterte has the Constitution been so blatantly trivialized and mocked. Abetted by the Supreme Court, this was so in the quo warranto ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and the still unresolved plot to revoke the amnesty granted […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 18th, 2018

House adopts measure urging Duterte to resume peace talks

The House of Representatives urged President Rodrigo Duterte to resume peace talks with the NDFP after members unanimously adopted House Resolution 2339 calling on the government to return to the negotiating table and complete the peace negotiations with the communist group. House adopts measure urging Duterte to resume peace talks Source link: House adopts measure urging Duterte to resume peace talks.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

Media Shoot Down Ouster List

Screengrab from ABS-CBN News YouTube account.CHEERS TO online news site InterAksyon and ABS-CBN 2's TV Patrol for calling attention to the falsehoods in Paolo Duterte's Facebook list of indi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Media Shoot Down Ouster List

Screengrab from ABS-CBN News YouTube account.CHEERS TO online news site InterAksyon and ABS-CBN 2's TV Patrol for calling attention to the falsehoods in Paolo Duterte's Facebook list of indi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

On Human Rights Day, groups call for accountability vs violations under Duterte

MANILA, Philippines – Various groups marked Human Rights Day on Monday, December 10, by calling for accountability and justice for the thousands of victims of violations – particularly related to President Duterte's bloody anti-illegal drugs campaign. In a statement, Karapatan secretary general Tinay Palabay called the Duterte administration“not a government for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

‘We prosecute people who violate human rights,’ says Palace

MANILA, Philippines --- Malacaang Palace disputed on Monday the remark of Sen. Risa Hontiveros calling President Rodrigo Duterte the "single biggest threat to human rights" in the Philippines. Contrary to criticisms of alleged rising human rights abuses under the Duterte administration, the President respects human rights, presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a Palace briefing on Monday. "Of course. We've been saying so and we have shown it. We prosecute people who violate human rights," he said. Earlier on Monday, Hontiveros issued a statement to commemorate International Human Rights day, saying that the "President has singlehandedly rolled back human rights s...Keep on reading: ‘We prosecute people who violate human rights,’ says Palace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Malacañang to Trillanes: Stop smearing Duterte, face libel charges

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Sunday, December 9, slammed Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, calling him "out of his wits" after he condemned the arrest warrants  issued against him by a Davao City court.  In a statement, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo called out Trillanes for "attacking" ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

Latin American Herald Tribune - Duterte Says Useless, Critical Catholic Bishops Should Be Killed

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has launched yet another verbal attack against Catholic bishops, calling them useless and saying they should be killed, according to the transcription of one of hi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2018

FAST FACTS: Who is new Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin?

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has chosen Lucas Bersamin as the new Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice .  He replaces Teresita Leonardo De Castro who retired on October 8, after a two-month leadership following the ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno .  Bersamin is appointed as top magistrate on his 9th year ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Govt mulls over calling off plans to suspend oil excise tax hike | Inquirer Business

With global oil prices on the decline, the government is reviewing the temporary suspension of the scheduled hike in oil excise taxes already green-lit by President Duterte, according to Finance Secre.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 27th, 2018

‘Why the closeness to China?’ Sereno asks Duterte

      "Why the closeness to China?" Ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno asked this to President Rodrigo Duterte during Chinese President Xi Jinping's two-day state visit to the country. READ: Xi Jinping arrives in PH for two-day state visit "We as a nation, especially our President, should not forget what is most important to Filipinos - love of God, freedom and dignity of every human being, preservation of the Philippines for Filipinos," Sereno said in a statement. "China opposes and crushes those values. Why the closeness to China and the repudiation of our international friends who share these values? Don't negate who we are as a people, M...Keep on reading: ‘Why the closeness to China?’ Sereno asks Duterte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2018

Imelda Marcos back to work at House after posting bail | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Ilocos Norte 2nd District Representative Imelda Marcos is back at the House of Representatives after failing to go to work during the week following her conviction for 7 counts of graft. Two opposition senators file a resolution calling for President Rodrigo Duterte to release the ‘definitive draft’ of the oil and gas deals with China before signing. Non-profit organization ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Duterte refuses talks anew with communist rebels, berates ‘cocky’ leader

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Friday reiterated that he was not open to reviving peace talks with communist rebels, calling their leader “cocky.” In a speech during his meeting with the…READ The post Duterte refuses talks anew with communist rebels, berates ‘cocky’ leader appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

For his nationalistic songs, Freddie Aguilar gets Duterte endorsement

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday endorsed the senatorial bid of folk singer Freddie Aguilar, calling him a “nationalist” whose songs carry a social message. Source link link: For his nationalistic songs, Freddie Aguilar gets Duterte endorsement.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018