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Gabriela stages protest against Duterte’s statement about NPA female members

Posted on Thursday, 15 February 2018 11:38 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Responding to the statement of President Rodrigo Duterte, thousands of women from Gabriela and other women advocate groups gathered for a protest in Malate, Manila. Through poems and...

CA’s rejection of Taguiwalo will not hamper rehabilitation efforts in Marawi City – AFP

Posted on Friday, 18 August 2017 09:01 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Armed Forces of the Philippines  –  Public Affairs Office (AFP-PAO) Chief Col. Edgard Arevalo is confident that nothing will change in the recovery and rehabilitation plan for...

DSWD readies aid to displaced Marawi residents

Posted on Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:47 AM | No Comments
MANILA —Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has activated its Disaster Response and Management Bureau operations center in Iligan City. According to DSWD Sec. Judy Taguiwalo, they have on...

Residents evacuate after firefight with ISIS militants in Marawi city

Posted on Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:22 AM | No Comments
MANILA — Residents fled their homes in Marawi City on Wednesday following intense fighting between government troops and Islamic militants who took over large parts of the city. “We want...

DSWD Sec. Taguiwalo dismayed over postponement of CA confirmation

Posted on Thursday, 18 May 2017 08:56 AM | No Comments
MANILA — Department of Social Welfare and Development Secretary Judy Taguiwalo is dismayed over the postponement of her confirmation before the Commission on Appointments (CA). According to her, it’s a...

Sotto to take a leave after ethics complaint

Posted on Thursday, 11 May 2017 08:00 AM | No Comments
MANILA — Senator Vicente Sotto III will file an indefinite leave as the Chairman of the Senate Ethics Committee. Sen. Sotto said this is to show “delicadeza” after facing an ethics...

Women leaders to file ethics complaint vs. Sen. Sotto

Posted on Tuesday, 9 May 2017 01:34 PM | No Comments
MANILA — Several women’s groups on Monday held a protest  at the Senate against Senator Tito Sotto. The women leaders condemned the remarks made by the senator about single mothers...

2nd batch of repatriated OFW from Saudi returns to PH

Posted on Friday, 5 May 2017 12:20 PM | No Comments
MANILA – Forty-one overseas Filipino workers (OFW’s) from Saudi Arabia flew back to the Philippines last night. Department of Social Welfare and Development Secretary Judy Taguiwalo welcomed the second batch...

Confirmation of endorsed secretaries, important for peace talk – BAYAN

Posted on Wednesday, 3 May 2017 10:26 AM | No Comments
MANILA – Different groups expressed their support for the confirmation of secretaries Judy Taguiwalo of DSWD, Rafael Mariano of DAR and Gina Lopez of DENR. For his part, Renato Reyes...

PPRD reappoints four bypassed cabinet officials

Posted on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 09:26 AM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte has renewed the ad interim appointment of four cabinet officials whose confirmations were bypassed by the Commission on Appointments. As stated in the statement announced by Executive...