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Duterte to Moros: Exploit resources, make Moro rich

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday urged the Moros to take advantage of the ratified Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to exploit the resources...

‘PhilHealth pays more ghost treatments’

MANILA – Former Department of Health secretary Janette Garin claimed there were more “ghost treatments” paid by Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).Garin on Wednesday...

PhilSys Act protects Filipinos’ privacy – Drilon

MANILA – Opposition Sen. Franklin Drilon assured on Wednesday that the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act has enough safeguards to protect the privacy of Filipinos.Drilon...

‘Pinoys not free from injustice, poverty’

MANILA – Detained Sen. Leila de Lima once again hit the Duterte administration, saying that Filipinos are still not free from injustice and poverty.In...

Palace urges Kapa ‘scam’ victims to file raps

MANILA – Malacañang urged those allegedly defrauded by religious group Kapa Community Ministry International, Inc. to file the necessary charges.Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said...

Duterte to Filipinos: Aspire for ‘truly independent’ PH

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte urged Filipinos to ensure a “truly independent” Philippines as the nation celebrated its 121st Independence Day.In a statement on...

Cardema represents yuppies, not youth sector

MANILA – The lawyer of former youth commissioner Ronald Cardema said his client represents the young professionals sector, as the former National Youth Commission...

Owner of dialysis center in PhilHealth ‘ghost’ scam nabbed

MANILA – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) arrested the owner of the dialysis center allegedly involved in the “ghost” dialysis scam with the...

Panelo: PhilHealth services unaffected by resignations

MANILA – Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said the courtesy resignations of Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) officials will not hamper its services.Panelo said secondary...

Sangley Point to handle domestic flights amid NAIA woes – Palace

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte ordered Sangley Point in Cavite to begin handling domestic flights by November in light of flight delays and cancellations...

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