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President Duterte to lead decommissioning of Moro Islamic Liberation Front forces Sept. 7

PRRD to lead decommissioning of MILF forces Sept. 7 By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to lead the launch of the decommissioning process of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) combatants on September 7, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Tuesday. Galvez said … Continue reading

Duterte eyes creation of LGBTQ body: Go
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Duterte eyes creation of LGBTQ body: Go

Duterte eyes creation of LGBTQ body: Go By Filane Mikee Cervantes MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Tuesday bared the plan of President Rodrigo Duterte to create a commission for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) pending the approval of the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) … Continue reading

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20-bed dialysis center in Antique to operate soon

20-bed dialysis center in Antique to operate soon By Annabel Consuelo Petinglay SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique (Philippines News Agency) — The 20-bed capacity dialysis center beside Antique’s provincial hospital will soon be fully operational following its inauguration last August 13, Governor Rhodora Cadiao said on Tuesday. In an interview, Cadiaio said the center was … Continue reading

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Fil-Am rapper apl.de.ap supports hosting of 30th SEA Games

Fil-Am rapper apl.de.ap supports hosting of 30th SEA Games By Jelly Musico MANILA – Filipino-American rapper Allan Pineda Lindo, popularly known as apl.de.ap, on Tuesday formally signed his pledge of support for the Philippines’ hosting the 30th Southeast Asian Games from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11 this year. “I’m pledging my unequivocal support to the … Continue reading