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Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesAug 11th, 2018

Hontiveros: This is not a lottery, countries don t win seats on the UN Human Rights Council

October 15, 2018. Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros today condemned the Duterte government’s statement that the Philippines “won a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC),” saying it is “grossly misleading and hypocritical.” It was reported that outgoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano… Source link link: Hontiveros: This is not a lottery, countries don't win seats on the UN Human Rights Council.....»»

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Sainthood for murdered Salvadoran archbishop, Pope Paul VI

The tapestries of Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero (L) and Pope Paul VI hang from a balcony of the facade of St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on October 13, 2018. - Pope Francis will p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Our new ‘Wonder Boys’ — Batman and Robin

Forget Alan Peter Cayetano. Forget Teresita de Castro – the wonder boys are coming to save the Philippines. Batman and Robin are on their way!.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero raised to sainthood

VATICAN CITY, Holy See – Pope Francis raised slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI to sainthood on Sunday, October 14  in a ceremony in Saint Peter's Square attended by tens of thousands of pilgrims. "We declare and define Paul VI and Oscar Arnulfo Romero Galdamez...to be saints and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Pressure

For what credit is there if, when you sin and are harshly treated, you endure it with patience? But if when you do what is right and suffer for it you patiently endure it, this finds favor with God. – 1 Peter 2:20, nasb.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Bill Cosby switches up legal team with appeal looming

PHILADELPHIA --- Bill Cosby is switching up his legal team as he looks to appeal his conviction and three- to 10-year sentence in his Pennsylvania sex assault case. A court filing Friday says the 81-year-old Cosby is replacing the suburban Philadelphia lawyer who handled his sentencing with a pair of criminal defense attorneys. Joseph Green is exiting after about four months on Cosby's defense team. The new lawyers are Brian Perry and Kristen Weisenberger of Harrisburg. Another lawyer, Peter Goldberger, worked with Green on a motion last week challenging the outcome of the case, a first step toward an appeal. More than a dozen lawyers have come and gone from the case, inc...Keep on reading: Bill Cosby switches up legal team with appeal looming.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

PH in UNHRC shows int’l ‘confidence’ on Duterte admin’s rights record

  The Philippines' election to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) is an indication of the international community's "confidence" on the "human rights record of the Duterte administration," Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said Saturday. Cayetano hailed the country's selection to the UNHRC, an inter-governmental body tasked to promote and protect human rights around the world. The Philippines garnered 165 of the 192 votes to secure a seat in the rights body during the UN General Assembly last Friday. The Philippines is one of the 17 member-states, which would serve a term in the UNHRC from 2018 to 2020. In a statement, Cayetano thanked human rights a...Keep on reading: PH in UNHRC shows int’l ‘confidence’ on Duterte admin’s rights record.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

DFA lauds PH election to UN Human Rights Council

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Saturday hailed the election of the Philippines to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council. The Philippines gained 165 out of 192 votes during the elections at the UN General Assembly last Friday. It became one of the 17 member states that earned a seat in the council from 2018 to 2020. Outgoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano acknowledged the human rights advocates but also denounced who are "morally corrupt." "We thank human rights advocates around the world, but also condemn a few who are morally corrupt and who use human rights for political and financial gain," Cayetano said in a statement. He added that, desp...Keep on reading: DFA lauds PH election to UN Human Rights Council.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Teddyboy Locsin is new DFA chief; Faeldon takes over BuCor

Philippine Permanent Representative to the United Nations Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin Jr. confirmed yesterday he will replace Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, who will run as Taguig City representative in next year’s elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

More growth zones expected with opening of Koronadal’s P150M transport terminal

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 12 Oct) – City officials expect the opening of more growth zones here in the next few years with the operationalization of its P150-million integrated transport terminal complex. City Mayor Peter Miguel said Friday a number of major business ventures have already started to emerge in outlying areas of the 5.9-hectare […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Duterte confirms offering top DFA post to Teddy Boy Locsin

Ambassador to the United Nations Teddyboy Locsin Jr. INQUIRER PHOTO President Rodrigo Duterte said he had asked Teodoro 'Boy' Locsin to replace Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayeta.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Teddy Boy Locsin accepts DFA post offer

  Teddy Boy" Locsin Jr., the country's permanent representative to the United Nations, has accepted the offer of President Rodrigo Duterte to become the next Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Locsin will replace outgoing DFA Sec. Alan Peter Cayetano, who will run for a seat in the House of Representatives in the 2019 elections. Duterte himself disclosed that he had already offered the post to Locsin. Asked about it on Twitter, Locsin confirmed having said yes to the offer. "I was asked I said yes; but love UN, the many friends & intellectual companions I made. But I didn't say no when asked as I didn't when he told me I was UN ambassador," ...Keep on reading: Teddy Boy Locsin accepts DFA post offer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Gomez files COC, seeks reelection as Ormoc City mayor

    ORMOC CITY---Actor and Ormoc City Mayor Richard Icasiano Gomez is seeking another term.   Gomez filed his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for mayor along with his running mate, Vice Mayor Leo Carmelo Locsin Jr., and their entire ticket at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) office here on Thursday afternoon.   Gomez was accompanied by his wife, Leyte 4th District Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez.   Gomez's ticket dubbed as the "Ormoc Development Team" (ODT) went to the Ormoc Comelec office at about 2 p.m. after attending Mass at the Saints Peter and Paul Parish here.   Gomez and his team were accompanied by a group supporters who...Keep on reading: Gomez files COC, seeks reelection as Ormoc City mayor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Alan Peter Cayetano: Duterte wants me to become speaker

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano yesterday did not hide the fact that he is running for Congress, representing a district in his hometown Taguig City, in the midterm elections next year and with it the chance to become speaker of the House of Representatives in the next Congress......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Alan Peter Cayetano: Duterte wants me to become speaker - Philippine Star

Alan Peter Cayetano: Duterte wants me to become speaker - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Sal Panelo, Filipino words in Oxford dictionary, nuisance candidates | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo will replace Harry Roque in formally speaking for President Rodrigo Duterte. Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano will gun for no less than the House Speakership if he wins as Taguig City representative. More Filipino words are now in the Oxford English ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

21 Filipino seamen stranded in India set to return home

The 21 Filipino seamen stranded in India will soon return home, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Thursday. The seamen have been stranded at the Kakinada Port for more than three months after their Greek employers abandoned them. READ: DFA orders immediate help for 21 Filipino seamen stranded in India On Wednesday, Ma. Teresita Daza, Philippine Ambassador to India, reported to Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano that a team from the embassy visited the Filipino seamen onboard MV Evangelia M with the crew members led by Captain Alexander Apao. The EVIC Human Resource Management offered more than P1 million in financial aid to the families of the se...Keep on reading: 21 Filipino seamen stranded in India set to return home.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

PH to host 2019 SEA Games

Pinoy athletes seek to reclaim overall championship crown From building new sporting facilities to becoming overall champion, the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) is doubling its efforts to deliver its promises. With 13 months left before the Philippines welcomes Southeast Asian athletes and delegates, Foreign Affairs secretary and PHISGOC Chairman Alan Peter Cayetano [...] The post PH to host 2019 SEA Games appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Filipinos safe in Bahrain after gas explosion — DFA

Filipinos were safe in Bahrain after a gas explosion caused the collapse of an apartment building in Manama, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Wednesday. Four people were killed while 20 others were injured in the aftermath of the explosion on Tuesday evening, the DFA reported. The Philippine Embassy in Manama reported to Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano that there were no Filipinos among the dead and injured in the incident. Philippine Ambassador to Bahrain Alfonso Ferdinand Ver said a gas cylinder explosion caused the building to collapse. /ee...Keep on reading: Filipinos safe in Bahrain after gas explosion — DFA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Modified open mufflers destroyed in Capiz town

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Modified open mufflers (tambucho) were destroyed in Dao, Capiz, morning of October 8, 2018. The Dao police led by Sr. Insp. Peter John Pisuena confiscated the modified open mufflers. Municipal Ordinance No. 04-2017 bans the use of modified open mufflers in motorcycles because these create noise and sometimes lead to traffic […] The post Modified open mufflers destroyed in Capiz town appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018