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‘Chinese crew in Reed Bank collision must face PH trial’

MANILA – Vice President Leni Robredo said the crew of the Chinese vessel that hit the Filipino fishing boat at Reed Bank last week...

Sandigan clears former VP Binay’s wife of graft raps

MANILA – The Sandiganbayan Fifth Division recently cleared former Makati City mayor Elenita Binay of a graft case in relation to the purchase of...

Gordon urges gov’t to file extradition raps vs China

MANILA – Sen. Richard Gordon said the Philippines can file an extradition case before the International Maritime Organization (IMO) against China following the incident...

‘PhilSys Act can prevent fraudulent transactions’

MANILA – Opposition Sen. Franklin Drilon once again defended the Philippine Identification System Act (PhilSys Act), saying it can be an effective tool in...

Palace downplays Trillanes’ call to impeach Duterte

MANILA – Malacañang downplayed outgoing Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s suggestion to members of the Kapa Community Ministry International, Inc. (Kapa) to file an impeachment...

Go top spender in 2019 elections

MANILA – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said former special assistant to the president and incoming Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go emerged as the...

Duterte orders Kapa shutdown, arrest of names involved

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte said not only those behind the religious group Kapa Community Ministry International Inc. but also its benefactors and sponsors...

‘PH may cut ties with China if collision proves intentional’

MANILA – The Philippines will consider cutting its diplomatic ties with China if the collision of the Chinese vessel with a Filipino fishing boat...

Vote recount confirms 2016 VP race victory – Robredo

MANILA – Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo has claimed victory in the 2016 national elections over former Sen. Ferdinand “Bong Bong” Marcos following...

DFA files protest over Reed Bank collision

MANILA – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) filed a diplomatic protest following the collision incident between a Filipino fishing boat and a Chinese...

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