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Sunday, 19 August 2018

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House prioritizes DU30 legislative agenda

Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo said the House of Representatives will prioritize President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s legislative agenda when it resumes sessions. The former President said this...

Manila seeks courteous interaction with China units

Malacañang has instructed Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano to reach out to China and work out an arrangement for more courteous interaction between...

‘Shabu shipment not Taiwan’s’

Taiwan has strongly denied reports that the P6.8 billion worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu supposedly smuggled into the country originated from the island. In...

Federalism seen powering 18 regions

MANILA — The shift to a federal form of government is like moving into a new home, according to the Consultative Committee that developed...

‘Firing squad for drug lords’

Line them up and shoot them dead. Sen. Manny Pacquiao yesterday proposed that big-time drug lords arrested in the Philippines be put under a firing...

Budget for higher education assured

Students in state universities and colleges (SUC) and in accredited local government unit-managed tertiary institutions will continue to enjoy free tuition for academic year...

Revoke quarry permits, DENR told

By Jason Faustino and Kuhlin Ceslie Gacula Marikina City Mayor Marcy Teodoro appealed to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to immediately revoke...

Return of press freedom

Some quarters, even those who claim they are supporters of the Duterte administration, have been busy pushing their vested interests to see the remarkable...

Garcia faction seeks HnP alliance

The breakaway faction of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP) yesterday expressed a desire to ally itself with the Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HnP), the regional...