Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas
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Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas

Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas By Marilyn Galang  FORT MAGSAYSAY, NUEVA ECIJA (Philippines News Agency)– The first day of the Christmas season in Philippine Catholic Church is a day of another beginning for Rachel Galario, a former amazon of the New People’s Army. She and her former communist partner have been reunited … Continue reading

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Duterte ‘proud’ of his Cabinet: PCOO chief

Duterte ‘proud’ of his Cabinet: PCOO chief By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo R. Duterte is “proud” of his Cabinet and continues to believe in each one of them, Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar said on Saturday. Andanar made this remark a day after the President hosted a party … Continue reading

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Bong Go gives aid to sick journos

Go gives aid to sick journos By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA — Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go on Thursday turned over Christmas cash gifts for sick media personnel to the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) at the Heroes Hall of Malacanang Palace in Manila. PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar personally received the … Continue reading

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Davao City, Bataan execs forge alliance for 2019 polls

Davao City, Bataan execs forge alliance for 2019 polls By Ernie Esconde   SUBIC BAY FREEPORT (Philippines News Agency) — A regional political party from Mindanao and a provincial party from Central Luzon forged an agreement of alliance here Sunday to support 14 senatorial candidates in the May 2019 elections. The political parties are Hugpong ng Pagbabago … Continue reading

Federalism is key to responsive higher education: CHED chief
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Federalism is key to responsive higher education: CHED chief

Federalism is key to responsive higher education: CHED chiefBy Ma. Teresa Montemayor MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Commission on Higher Education (CHED) chairman J. Prospero E. De Vera III said on Monday that federalism will make higher education more responsive to the needs of the regions. “Sa aking proposal, magiging shared responsibility ang higher education, … Continue reading