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Rody: Respect my mandate, also VP’s
by Christina Mendez - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte reiterated yesterday his call on his political allies and the rest of the nation to respect the mandate given to him and Vice President Leni Robredo amid heated rhetoric and impeachment cases filed...
China to build two bridges across Pasig River — Rody
by Christina Mendez - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
China will build two bridges across the Pasig River as part of the $10-billion investment package agreed upon by President Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping as a result of the renewed vigor in bilateral cooperation...
92 gov’t execs axed over corruption issues
by Christina Mendez - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
Close to 100 government employees have been fired by President Duterte for corruption, as he vowed no letup in his administration’s drive to cleanse the bureaucracy of corrupt personnel.
Duterte: Talks with Misuari, MNLF on track
by Christina Mendez - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte will again talk with the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) to discuss the administration’s peace efforts and the plan to set up a federal form of government.
Duterte twits EU stand on death penalty
by Christina Mendez - March 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Noting that Europeans were just as guilty for the deaths of many during World War I, President Duterte said he would not hesitate to hang members of the European Union (EU) for pressuring the Philippines not to restore...
Rody to Congress allies: Lay off Leni
by Christina Mendez - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
There’s no justification for having Vice President Leni Robredo impeached, President Duterte told his congressional allies yesterday as he asked them to stop working for her ouster, citing freedom of speech...
Rody, 72, wishes for more strength to carry on
by Christina Mendez - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
Turning 72 on March 28, President Duterte cannot ask for more, except prayers that he be given more time and strength to be able to finish his term.
Rody prefers appointing b’gay leaders
by Christina Mendez - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
If he could have his way and the cooperation of Congress, President Duterte would cancel anew the barangay elections this year and appoint replacements as part of his administration’s tack to stop the drug...
Beijing to Rody: No structures in Panatag
by Christina Mendez - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
China has assured President Duterte there will be no construction in Panatag Shoal, denying earlier reports that it would pursue plans to put up a monitoring station in the disputed area in the West Philippine...
Palace slams NYT article on Rody
by Christina Mendez - March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
Malacañang cried foul over an article in The New York Times that portrayed President Duterte as a leader who rose to popularity because of his profanity and lust for blood.
No contradiction in Rody-Bishop meet, Palace says
by Christina Mendez - March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop did not discuss human rights issues during their recent meeting in Davao City, Malacañang said yesterday.
Road rage suspect sends surrender feelers
by Christina Mendez - March 21, 2017 - 12:00am
The family of the suspect in a road rage shooting incident has sought the help of Malacañang for his safe surrender, special assistant to the president Christopher “Bong” Go said yesterday.
Leni too eager to be president – Duterte
by Christina Mendez - March 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Facing an impeachment complaint and a possible indictment for crimes against humanity, President Duterte lashed out yesterday at his critics, starting with Vice President Leni Robredo, whom he accused of itching...
Philippines donates $300,000 for Myanmar minority
by Christina Mendez - March 21, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte handed over yesterday to Myanmar the Philippines’ $300,000 contribution to humanitarian efforts to Rakhine State where a team of United Nations special rapporteurs expressed concerns on extrajudicial...
AFP told: Spare civiliansc when pursuing Sayyaf
by Christina Mendez - March 20, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte has ordered the military to avoid civilian casualties in the operations against the Abu Sayyaf in Basilan and Sulu.
No one can stop China on Panatag – Duterte
by Christina Mendez - March 20, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte believes the Philippine government cannot stop China from installing a radar station in Panatag or Scarborough Shoal that has been declared a traditional common fishing ground by an arbitral tribunal,...
Duterte vows brutal drug war
by Christina Mendez - March 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Despite facing an impeachment complaint and efforts to bring him before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for summary killings, President Duterte vows that his war on drugs will be sustained, and it will be...
Rody leaves for Myanmar
by Christina Mendez - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
President Duterte leaves today for a two-day official visit to Myanmar as part of efforts to strengthen ties between the two countries while the Philippines chairs the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)...
European Parliament told: Don’t interfere in Philippines
by Christina Mendez - March 18, 2017 - 12:00am
The Philippine government has appealed to the European Parliament to reconsider its threat to remove zero tariffs on trade if the Duterte administration fails to address serious concerns about extrajudicial killings...
Phl, Australia to boost fight vs terrorism
by Christina Mendez - March 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Amid security concerns in the South China Sea, President Duterte expressed his commitment to have better ties with Australia, particularly in the fight against terrorism and ensuring freedom of navigation in the...
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