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PNP welcomes suggestion to update anti-crime rules

THE Philippine National Police leadership on Thursday welcomed the recommendation of Senator Risa Hontiveros and other women’s groups on enhancing the way pro-active police programs are communicated. In a statement, PNP spokesman Senior Superintendent Benigno B. Durana Jr. said: “The PNP acknowledges the concerns raised by Senator Hontiveros on the….....»»

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Beware of passport appointment slot scam -- DFA

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has warned passport applicants on unscrupulous individuals or groups selling passport appointment slots. The DFA said they have received reports about some persons or groups selling appointment slots online due taking advantage of the difficulty in getting an appointment. In its public advisory, the….....»»

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PCSO wants Congress to stop mandatory remittance to gov’t agencies

THE Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) has appealed to Congress to repeal their mandate on mandatory contributions to various agencies, saying it is hurting the agency’s charity fund. PCSO General Manager Alexander Balutan said this is in response to the Commission on Audit’s (CoA) warning on the agency’s “questionable” transactions….....»»

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ASEAN fund ‘anomaly’ probed

THE Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) is investigating five of its employees over alleged anomalous use of funds for the 2017 ASEAN Summit, CNN Philippines reported yesterday. The probe report will be out “in the next 10 days or so,” CNN quoted PCOO Undersecretary Marvin Gatpayat as saying. The alleged….....»»

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Sister Fox deport order denounced

TWO left-leaning party-list lawmakers yesterday strongly denounced the Bureau of Immigration (BI) order to deport Sr. Patricia Fox and the blacklisting of the missionary nun. Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Reps. Antonio Tinio and France Castro lamented the action of the government, branding it as anti-people. “For 27 years, Sr.….....»»

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Martires leads ombudsman race

SUPREME Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires topped the shortlist prepared by the Judicial Bar and Council of candidates for the position of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales who will retire next week. This was confirmed by Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, an ex officio member of the JBC. Also included in the shortlist….....»»

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‘Inday’ leaving PAR, new LPA spotted

TROPICAL depression “Inday” has intensified into a severe tropical storm while heading towards the exit door of the Philippine Area of Responsibility, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) yesterday said. The Weather Bureau said as “Inday” was expected to exit PAR yesterday evening or this morning, a new….....»»

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Broadcaster silenced

A HARD-HITTING broadcaster in the Bicol region yesterday was shot dead by unidentified gunmen while on his way to the radio station in Daraga, Albay. Victim Joey Llana, a block-timer at radio station DwZR in Bicol and a resident of Purok 5, Peñafrancia, Daraga, Albay was maneuvering his car parked….....»»

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Dingdong at Richard handa na kay Vice Ganda

SINA Dingdong Dantes at Richard Gutierrez ang bagong ‘makakaharutan', so to speak, ni Vice Ganda sa pelikulang “Fantastica.” The said movie is one of the official entries to the Metro Manila Film Festival 2019. Mukhang exciting ang cast ngayon ng pelikula ni Vice dahil first time niyang makakasama ang dalawang….....»»

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Maxine breaks up with actor-BF to focus on career

AFTER being introduced in the horror flick, “Spirit of the Glass 2”, Maxine Medina is now in the cast of two comedy films: “Pinay Beauty (She’s No White)”, an entry in the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, and “Kusina Kings” where she plays the leading lady of comedian Empoy Marquez. She….....»»

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Tampuhan nina Kris at Noynoy, natapos dahil kay Joshua

KUNG hindi pa nag-post si Kris Aquino sa kanyang Instagram account ay hindi malalaman ng publiko na tatlong buwan na pala silang may tampuhan at hindi nag-uusap ng kapatid niyang si dating Pangulong Noynoy Aquino na nangyari na rin noong buhay pa ang kanilang ina, ang namayapang dating Pangulong Corazon….....»»

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Dear President Duterte . . .

Kibitzer JULY is the time of the year when President Duterte takes the time to answer some of our more pressing questions through the annual State of the Nation Address (SONA). President Duterte will deliver the SONA -- his third since becoming the country's 16th president in 2016 -- on….....»»

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Pinoys open bid in ASEAN Schools Games

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysia's Minister of Education Dr. Maszlee Bin Malik is guest of honor when the 10th edition of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Schools Games opening ceremony officially unfurls Friday afternoon at the Dewan Agung Canselor, UiTM in Sha, Alam here. Some 1,500 secondary student-athletes,….....»»

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Pirates, Knights triumph

LYCEUM of the Philippines University coasted to its third straight victory, while pre-season favorites Letran and College of Saint Benilde earned their first victories in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament yesterday at the Filoil Flying V Centre. The mighty Pirates made quick work of an error-prone Jose Rizal University side,….....»»

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Blue Dragons in twin YBC kill

DILIMAN Preparatory School completed a twin kill, winning its two matches in the 2018 Youth Basketball Cup Summer Showdown at the DPS covered courts in Commonwealth Ave., Quezon City recently. DPS rode on the solid, all-around game of JC Lopez to subdue PCC, 62-56, in the 15 years old and….....»»

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Miciano hangs tough in Barcelona chess tourney

FAR Eastern University standout IM John Marvin Miciano agreed to a draw with No. 26 seed Saha Neelash of India in the seventh round to keep his hopes alive in the XX Obert Internacional Sant Marti 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. Miciano, who is hoping to get the most out of….....»»

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Fiba: Aussies didn’t incite brawl

The Australian basketball body welcomed the Fiba’s finding that no discrimionatory or racist language was used by the Boomers, nor did it start the brawl that marred the Australia-Gilas Pilipinas World Cup qualifier early this month. “We welcomed Fiba’s ruling in its report that no discriminatory or racist language was….....»»

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GSM, RAIN break tie

THE man Ginebra San Miguel coach Tim Cone had been talking about after the Gin Kings’ victory in the opener of the best-of-5 semifinal series delivered for Rain or Shine in Game 2 last Thursday. James Yap was easily the most consistent among the RoS locals, finishing with 18 points….....»»

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NPDC eyes one-stop-hub for PH seafarers

GOOD news to seafarers. The National Parks Development Committee (NPDC) is studying the possibility of putting up a one-stop-shop center that would provide faster and totally free assistance to all Filipino seafarers. According to its executive director Penelope Belmonte, the said center will be operating mainly to assist the seafarers….....»»

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Front guys charged in minda port smuggling?

BUREAU of Customs (BoC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña has approved the filing of smuggling cases against three alleged ‘smugglers’ and their licensed customs broker while port officials and some frontline employees at the Mindanao International Container Terminal (MICT) in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, have been removed and ordered investigated in the wake….....»»

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