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Malacañang says martial law prevented the establishment of ISIS province in Mindanao

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
Malacañang is still uncertain if President Rodrigo Duterte will extend the declaration of martial law in Mindanao. However, it says one thing is for sure about the declaration, the creation...

Malacañang downplays BIFF threat against President Duterte

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
Malacañang and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) downplayed threats of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) against President Rodrigo Duterte. When the BIFF attacked two barangays in Pigcawayan,...

Evacuees return home after military-BIFF encounter

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
The situation in the town of Pigcawayan, North Cotabato has returned to normal after the one day clearing operation of the military in the town that was raided by members...

No fake rice in the country – NFA

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA —The National Food Authority (NFA) maintains that there is no fake rice being sold in the Philippine market. The seven samples of alleged fake rice have passed the laboratory...

MMDA chair admits no easy solution to Metro Manila traffic problems

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA—The chairman of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) says it is not possible to immediately resolve the country’s traffic problems. Metro Manila has been experiencing problems on traffic for...

Police rules out terrorism in recent Manila explosion

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA — “We cannot consider it as an act of terrorism. Firstly, the signs of terrorism include premeditation, proper planning and casualties. There was no casualty in this incident. The...

Sen. Trillanes links Supt. Marcos, other members of PNPA class ‘96 to Davao Death Squad

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said he is no longer surprised by the move of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to downgrade the case filed against Superintendent Marvin Marcos from murder...

BPI glitch a case of internal breach – National Privacy Commission

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
The House of Representatives has conducted its own hearing on Thursday over the glitches in the banking system of BPI and BDO Unibank, following the Senate’s own inquiry. While they...

Court orders jail transfer of prime suspect in the killing of Bohol mayor

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
Talibon Regional Trial Court branch 52 Judge Marivic Trabajo-Daray has ordered the transfer of Niño Rey Boniel to Bohol Jail. On Thursday afternoon,  Boniel’s lawyer served the commitment order at...

Free mobile services, offered to residents of Marawi City

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
It has been a month since the clash in Marawi City erupted. Residents and soldiers have lost communications with their loved ones. To appease their worrying relatives, the government and...