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SC orders Pasay City lady judge dismissed for refusing night court duties

December 31, 2016

A lady judge at a court in Metro Manila has been dismissed by the Supreme Court for refusing to follow an administrative order to do night court duties. In an 85-page decision, the Supreme Court ordered Eliza Yu of Pasay

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Disgruntled DLTB employees burn five buses in Batangas

December 31, 2016

Five buses owned by transport firm DLTB Bus Co. were burned by employees in Batangas on Thursday night. In a report, Senior Inspector Hazel Luma-ang, Batangas provincial police public information office chief said six suspects were apprehended by policemen after

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Charges filed against suspect in Caloocan shooting incident

December 31, 2016

Police filed multiple murder charges against a suspect in the shooting incident inside a home in Caloocan City where seven people were slain by two gunmen even as the Philippine National Police said it was satisfied with the investigation of

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EXCLUSIVE: Narcopolitics is part of big challenge in war vs drugs: Abella

December 31, 2016

The Duterte administration has admitted part of the biggest challenge in the war against illegal drugs is narcopolitics. In an interview with the Manila Shimbun on Wednesday, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella noted the thick files with a list of some

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Two Russian navy ships to visit the country next week

December 31, 2016

Two Russian navy vessels will visit the country next week, a spokesman of the Philippine Navy said on Friday. “The Russian Navy vessels Admiral Tributs (Large Anti-Submarine Ship) and Boris Butoma (Large Sea Tanker) headed by the Deputy Commander of

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President Rodrigo Duterte’s Rizal Day Message

December 30, 2016

Here is the full text of President Rodrigo Duterte’s message on the celebration of the 120th death anniversary of Gat. Jose Rizal:

Seven shot dead inside home in Caloocan

December 29, 2016

Seven persons were shot dead by two persons who entered their home on Wednesday evening in Caloocan City, police said Thursday. Senior Superintendent Roberto Fajardo, Northern Police District director, said five died on the spot while two were declared dead

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Police shoot alleged gang members dead in Cainta

December 29, 2016

Police shot dead four suspected members of a gang which are allegedly behind killings and robberies in Cainta, an official said Thursday. Senior Superintendent Marlon Nilo, Cainta police chief, said policemen were responding to a call from a resident on

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