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Bangsamoro transition body chair Jaafar dies

MANILA – Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) chairman Ghazali Jaafar has passed away at the age of 75.Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) chairman Al Haj...

Congress still on stalemate over 2019 nat’l budget

MANILA – Even after meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte, the Senate and House of Representatives remained on stalemate on the proposed P3.757-trillion 2019 national...

Duterte: If 2019 budget not approved everyone will suffer

MANILA – If the Senate and the House of Representatives fail to pass the 2019 national budget, every Filipino will be at the receiving...

PCSO’S Balutan resigned,not fired, Panelo clarifies

MANILA – Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) general manager Alexander Balutan resigned and was not fired by President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacañang clarified yesterday.Presidential...

AFP seeks to prevent NPA from accessing foreign funds

MANILA -- Efforts are underway to restrict the New People’s Army (NPA) from accessing funds from abroad, according to Armed Forces of the Philippines...

Palace: No stopping release of ‘narco-list’

MANILA – There is no stopping the release later this week of the list of politicians allegedly involved in illegal drugs, Malacañang said yesterday.Department...

‘Rappler not fully Filipino-owned’

MANILA – The Court of Appeals (CA) upheld the order of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) revoking the license of online news website...

‘Reds also source funds from Fil-Ams in US, Canada’

MANILA – As a group of ex-rebels welcomed the move of European leaders to look into the information presented by the Philippine government on...

P79B in 2019 nat’l budget realigned by House – Sotto

MANILA – Senate President Vicente Sotto III said around P79 billion in the 2019 national budget was realigned by the House of Representatives even...

PH envoy to China Tulfo not sorry for calling Pinoys lazy, slowpoke

MANILA – The country’s special envoy to China Ramon Tulfo has no plan to apologize for his statement regarding employers’ preference for Chinese workers...

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