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Sunday, 19 August 2018

Nation

House okays 4Ps on 2nd reading

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on second reading a measure institutionalizing the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) to reduce poverty and promote...

Tribes fight back vs NPA

DAVAO CITY —The Indigenous Peoples (IP) in Mindanao lamented the continued killings of their members by communist guerillas, often in the hands of their...

DENR, private firms bond in Boracay wetlands

The Aboitiz group and the Lopez-owned Energy Development Corp. (EDC) join government in rehabilitating the pollution-challenged Boracay Island by adopting two of its nine...

Look: Duterte portrait awes president

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a portait painting from artist Mart Bongabong (left) who paid a courtesy call to him at Malacañan Palace on...

Look: Sung Kim meets Arroyo

United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim paid a courtesy call on former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo at the House...

Heroes saved the children

The military is thankful to the gallant sacrifice of five militiamen under the Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) and their Army commander who...

Samar police relieved

Philippine National Police chief, Director General Oscar Albayalde, on Monday ordered the relief of all personnel of the Lapinig Municipal Police Station in Northern...

Four federal courts proposed

The proposed federal constitution prepared by the Consultative Committee is seeking an overhaul of the country’s judicial system. Under the Con-Com’s proposal there would be...

Tommy dared: name hitmen

Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) City Director Senior Supt. Royina Garma yesterday challenged Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmena to name the informants who claimed...