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Saturday, 16 February 2019

Headlines

Fireworks erupt at vaccine probe

Sparks flew at yesterday’s hearing at the House of Representatives on the Dengvaxia mess after a retired government pathologist challenged the findings of the...

Budget rerun imminent

The budget will be reenacted for the first time under President Rodrigo Duterte, technically at least for the first few weeks of next year,...

Simian sadness

A pet can be as emotional as humans when it loses a master. There is a viral story of a dog that stayed at...

Deals, friendship mark talks

Malacañang rolled out the red carpet to China President Xi Jinping with several trade agreements expected to be sealed as economic and diplomatic relations...

Senators leery on ‘pork’

Senators doused cold water on other lawmakers’ hopes of “pork barrel” insertions in the 2019 National Budget with Senate President Vicente Sotto III and...

Ping: Illegal drugs from everywhere

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with top leaders of the Philippine Congress today with both countries aiming to enhance interparliamentary relationships between Manila and...

Rody statecraft stills detente

Softening survey results critical of China, President Rodrigo Duterte is taking “cautious diplomacy” in dealing with the superpower country in his effort to protect...

APEC lugs rising US-China tension

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea — Pacific Rim leaders at a key Asian summit failed to reach an agreement on a joint declaration on...

Burning passion

“Heat of passion” in criminal law is a mental state provoked by fear, rage, anger or terror that, combined with adequate provocation, is an...