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Friends, colleagues pay tribute to late Senate President Angara

Friends, colleagues pay tribute to late Senate President Angara By Jose Cielito Reganit   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Friends and colleagues took turns Wednesday to pay their tribute to the late Senate President Edgardo Angara during a necrological service held at the Senate Session Hall to honor the “great visionary, educator and legislator.” Angara … Continue reading

Duterte reveals more gov’t officials under investigation
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Duterte reveals more gov’t officials under investigation

Duterte reveals more gov’t officials under investigation By Jelly Musico   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday revealed list of government officials who are under investigation for graft and corruption. In an ambush interview after his bilateral meeting with Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill at Malacañang Palace, Duterte … Continue reading

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2 blasts, vote-buying mar polls in Maguindanao, Kudarat, NoCot

2 blasts, vote-buying mar polls in Maguindanao, Kudarat, NoCot By Edwin Fernandez NORTH COTABATO (Philippines News Agency) — Police in North Cotabato said two explosions were heard in areas bordering North Cotabato and Maguindanao provinces shortly before noon Monday. Supt. Bernard Tayong, spokesperson of North Cotabato PNP, said the blasts at around 10 a.m. Monday … Continue reading