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Court denies Palparan’s plea vs conviction

A Bulacan court rejected the appeal of retired Army general Jovito Palparan Jr. against his conviction for kidnapping and serious illegal detention......»»

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Duterte signs Payment Systems Act into law

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure that regulates payment systems in the country. .....»»

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Imelda cites poor health for absence at graft case promulgation

Rep. Imelda Marcos (Ilocos Norte), former first lady, said she missed the promulgation of her conviction for graft last week because of her health......»»

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Duterte statements on China-held features could disadvantage Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte's recent pronouncements on China's actions in the disputed South China Sea might once again place the Philippines at a disadvantage, a law expert said Thursday......»»

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Locsin: China s weather stations not claims of ownership

"I believe you should first verify it yourselves. If you heard that, it's very easy to just fly over it. I mean, don't you have that capability?" Locsin said at a press briefing......»»

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CHR condemns alleged rape of rookie policewoman by senior cop

The Commission on Human Rights on Thursday denounced the alleged rape of a rookie policewoman by a senior police officer......»»

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Duterte, other APEC leaders meet amid trade tensions, economic uncertainties

President Rodrigo Duterte and 20 other leaders and representatives of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies will meet in Papua New Guinea this weekend as the region is facing challenges posed by a high inflation, trade tensions and market uncertainties. .....»»

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CHR raises concern over random drug testing implementation in colleges

The Commission on Human Rights expressed concern over mandatory drug testing for college students in a statement released on Thursday......»»

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Friendly harmony

The contestants show off their vocal prowess during the ninth edition of China-Vietnam Friendship Singing Contest in Hanoi, Vietnam. The competition, which concluded last Saturday night, helped step up cultural exchanges between the two countries and foster music talents......»»

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US lets go of PH church bells

The Philippines should be seen as an ally and a friend, not as a past enemy. U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis made the remark Wednesday at F.E. Warren Air Force Base in a ceremony to start the repatriation of two Philippine church bells displayed as a war memorial at the military facility in Cheyenne, […].....»»

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Koko: Return of bells to heal PH-US ties

Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said Wednesday the imminent return of the Balangiga Bells will continue the process of “historical and diplomatic healing between the Philippines and the United States.” “The bells’ return is a timely and significant gesture that can only lead to the further mending and strengthening of relations between two traditional allies. […].....»»

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ULAP endorses Bong Go as senator

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong Go’ was endorsed by the Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) in the upcoming senatorial race. ULAP issued a resolution last 8 November signed by its Secretary General, Davao City Councilor Danny Dayanghirang and ULAP National President and Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara. […].....»»

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LTO seeks accreditation for vehicle modifiers

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) plans to establish an accreditation process for modification service centers/providers (MSC) to ensure the safety of motorists and the riding public. LTO Assistant Secretary Edgar Galvante announced the agency’s plan to come up with a memorandum circular on the accreditation process during Thursday’s meetings with overland vehicle owners, motor vehicle […].....»»

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DoTr sees low impact of truckers’ ‘Day of Rest’

The Department of Transportation (DoTr) has assured the public that the planned “truck holiday” by small and independent truckers to protest the phase-out of old trucks will have a minimal impact on port operations. The groups of small truckers plan to hold a nearly week-long “Day of Rest” on 19-24 November 2018 in protest to […].....»»

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Drug lowers risk of stroke from abnormal heartbeat

A drug known as NOAC lowers the risk of stroke from persons with abnormal heartbeat, according to a global study on its effectiveness NOAC or non -vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants reduces stroke risks by 1.7 percent compared to vitamin K antagonists (VKA), according to the findings of a study on the drug dubbed XANAP […].....»»

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Bong Go joins Gilas

Ex-Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go is now officially part of the Gilas Pilipinas national basketball team.  .....»»

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DoTr: Road safety is a shared responsibility

In observance of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, the Department of Transportation (DoTr) assured the public that it continues to implement initiatives that will help reduce accidents on the road and intensify awareness on road safety. “As we commemorate the lives of the road crash victims, let us also remember that […].....»»

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La Union to be tagged election hotspot – Albayalde

LA UNION will be included in the Philippine National Police’s (PNP) list of election hotspots, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Oscar Albayalde said on Thursday, a day after a vice…READ The post La Union to be tagged election hotspot – Albayalde appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Lacson urges House to transmit to Senate proposed 2019 budget before Dec break

SENATOR Panfilo M. Lacson on Thursday said the government would have to operate under a re-enacted budget for 2019 if the House of Representatives would fail to transmit to the…READ The post Lacson urges House to transmit to Senate proposed 2019 budget before Dec break appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse’s predecessor found in Japan

TOKYO: When Yasushi Watanabe bought a cartoon film decades ago as a high school student in the Japanese city of Osaka, he had no idea he was purchasing animation history….READ The post Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse’s predecessor found in Japan appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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