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CHED wants mandatory drug tests in colleges

By Prince Golez, Manila ReporterMANILA – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is eyeing mandatory drug tests for all incoming college students. “We had set-up...

‘No LP plot to oust Duterte’

By Prince Golez, Manila ReporterMANILA – Sen. Franklin Drilon denied allegations that the Liberal Party (LP) is planning to oust President Rodrigo Duterte. “There is...

‘DUTERTE A MURDERER’ President ‘father of EJKs’ – de Lima

BY PRINCE GOLEZMANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte “is a murderer,” claimed Sen. Leila de Lima.By defending the accused police officers, President Rodrigo Duterte admitted...

Rody: Leni can have post ’til end of term

BY PRINCE GOLEZMANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte promised Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo that she will not be removed from the vice presidency.“I will assure...

House plenary to tackle death penalty in 2017

BY ADRIAN STEWART COMANILA – The House of Representatives has postponed the plenary discussion on the proposed reimposition of the death penalty.Representatives will not...

‘Modern justice system,’ not death penalty – Kiko

BY PRINCE GOLEZMANILA – Reimposing death penalty won’t end crimes in the Philippines; modernizing the justice system will, Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan said.“Swift punishment...

House panel OKs death penalty bill

MANILA – Ten years after it was abolished, the proposal to reimpose the death penalty has advanced to the plenary of the Lower House. Voting...

Reds press for release of political prisoners before bilateral truce

MANILA – Communist rebels will agree to a bilateral ceasefire if President Rodrigo Duterte could assure them that he would release all political prisoners...

Rody won’t allow cops in Espinosa slay to be jailed

MANILA – President Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte on Wednesday said that he would not allow the Leyte policemen who figured in the killing of Albuera,...

PNP: More than 5,800 killed amid war on drugs

MANILA – A total of 5,882 people have been killed in the country since President Rodrigo Duterte launched his war on illegal drugs, the...

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