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Duterte: I will not allow these policemen to go to prison

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that even the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) findings on the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. is a ‘rubout’, he will not allow all the officers and policemen involved to go to prison. Duterte said during his speech in Mandaluyong “I will not allow these me to go to prison. Even if  NBI said it was murder. Anyway NBI is under my authority, the Department of Justice.” … Read entire article »

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OPINION: Does Marcos deserve to be buried with the heroes?

After the Supreme Court of the Philippines (SC) ruling in allowing then president Ferdinand Marcos to be buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB), the unsung heroes are taking to the streets again rallying to protest the SC’s decision and shouting ‘Marcos is Not a Hero’. Does the former Philippine dictator deserve to be buried with the heroes who fought gallantly do defend our country? … Read entire article »

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SC allow Marcos burial at Libingan ng mga Bayani

November 8, 2017 is a sad day for the martial law victims after the Supreme Court allow the burial of Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. A vote of 9-5 is all the Marcoses need for them to ‘let peace among Filipinos begin’ . … Read entire article »

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Sotto still leading the senatorial race

Sen. Vicente Sotto III is still heading the senatorial race in the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey. Sotto is running under the Nationalist People’s Coalition and if the survey will be the same before the May elections, Sotto will surely land if not in the top 5, will the number 1 senator in May. … Read entire article »

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Know your candidate: WIN GATCHALIAN

Another young but veteran in the field of politics is taking a shot for a senatorial seat in May. The 42-year-old Sherwin Gatchalian also wanted education to be his foremost platform if he becomes a senator because he knows, there are millions of Filipino youths that was denied of having a good education. … Read entire article »

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Know your candidate: JOEL VILLANUEVA

Who would have thought that a son of Bro. Eddie Villanueva, head of the evangelical group Jesus Is Lord (JIL), is not only serious in spreading the good teachings of the bible, but is very serious to help Filipinos, especially the youth, not only in their flock but the youth nationwide? … Read entire article »

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SSS contribution remittance thru GCash

 The Social Security System (SSS) announced that you can now pay your monthly and quarterly contributions thru Globe GCash. Your SSS salary and real estate loans and monthly amortization will be accepted once you apply and use your virtual wallet, a service offered by the biggest telecommunication in the Philippines, Globe Telecom, that will enable you to enjoy an easy access and payment using your mobile phones. … Read entire article »

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PhilHealth expands PWDs benefit

This is a good news to all PhilHealth members with disabilities. The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) the benefit packages of their members with disabilities that include the prosthesis and rehabilitation. … Read entire article »

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It’s Final: Duterte to run for president in 2016

Is the Philippines ready for a very tough president in Rodrigo Duterte? Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte finalized his candidacy for the 2016 Presidential election when he filed on Friday his certificate of candidacy (COC) to run for the presidency of the Philippines. … Read entire article »

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Obama arrived in Manila for APEC

United States President Barak Obama arrived Tuesday in Manila, Philippines for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit that is happening the from November 17 – 20. … Read entire article »

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It’s Santiago-Marcos in 2016

The netizens plea for Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago to run for the 2016 presidency, and she is giving them hope. Now that Santiago is now confirming that she will run in 2016, she also confirmed that it will be Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos who will be her running mate. … Read entire article »

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Santiago bids for presidency in 2016

And now after failing to convince Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run for president, netizens are now urging Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago to be their hope for the 2016 presidential election. … Read entire article »

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