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Jeddah consulate ups CMS

To address the consular needs of overseas Filipino workers working in far-flung areas in Middle Eastern countries, the Philippine Consulate General in Jeddah is...

Corruption a global bane ­— UN

Trillions of dollars equivalent to five percent of the global gross domestic product are being paid in bribes or stolen through corruption, a United...

DoJ to Trillanes: Don’t rejoice yet

Sen. Antonio Trillanes may have beaten him to the draw this time but Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday said the opposition lawmaker could not...

Go thanks backers for commitment

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Monday thanked his supporters for their commitment and initiative to help fire...

Health budget restoration sought

Finding the Department of Health’s (DoH) P28-billion budget cut for next year unreasonable, senators are now seeking the restoration of the P16.8 billion allotted...

Draft federal charter takes hit

A fake federalism — this is how a professor on public policy described the draft federal charter of the House of Representatives, noting that...

Bells now closer to home

Two of the three Balangiga bells long lost as a war booty to the Americans are now closer to home. Philippine Ambassador to the United...

Trillanes singing different tune

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday scored Senator Antonio Trillanes IV for describing the justice system in the country as “topsy-turvy” following the issuance of...

Magna Carta for barangay officials pushed

Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go yesterday bared he would pursue the enactment of a Magna Carta for barangay officials...