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  1. Puguis forest lots not for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Sun-Star

    ... which was annulled. Subsequently, the Land Registration Authority issued a title named under the Republic in the Philippines in 2011. Apart from the earlier mentioned, three lots with land areas of 41,541 square meters; 123,938 square meters (Lot ...

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  2. Grijalba claims Le Tour de Filipinas Stage 3Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... Laguna de Duero, a small town north of Madrid. He stayed with fellow Spaniard Edgar Nieto of 7Eleven-Road Bike Philippines in Dagupan City for 10 days before the race and rode with his bosom buddy throughout the 177.35-kilometer high-velocity chase ...

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  3. Ex-officer in Philippines says he led death squad at Duterte's behestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    A retired police officer wracked with guilt over the murders of two of his own brothers has reversed himself and confessed to leading the Philippine death squad that killed them, saying that he was acting on the direct orders of Rodrigo Duterte before he became president. The former officer, Arthur LascaA as, said at a news conference Monday that Duterte had sponsored the killings of drug and crime suspects while he was mayor of the southern city of Davao.

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  4. Ex-cop says Philippines leader paid him to kill suspected criminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    A retired Philippine police officer said Monday that President Rodrigo Duterte, when he was a mayor, ordered and paid him and other members of a so-called liquidation squad to kill criminals and opponents, including a kidnapping suspect, his family and a critical radio commentator. Human rights lawyers who presented Arthur Lascanas at a news conference said the allegations could be grounds for impeaching Duterte, adding that his alleged role in the killings may not be covered by his presidential immunity.

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  5. Campus Ministry about focusing on the greater goodRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and caring for those in need," Roberts said. During the winter break, a group of students traveled to Bacolod, Philippines, to help impoverished villagers build homes. This spring, another group will travel to Baldwin, Mich., to help residents make ...

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  6. Domoguen: The end of patienceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    ... natural resources? What a fine expertise that has evolved among those of us in high places. What is next for the Philippines? I wish Secretary Gina Lopez, all the success in her crusade to protect and safeguard what remains of our watersheds. Latest ...

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  7. Palace sets conditions for return to peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    In Malacanang, Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella said: "Following the abrupt lifting by the NPA of their unilateral ceasefire and attack on government troops, President Rodrigo Duterte in response lifted the GRP [government of the republic of the Philippines] unilateral ceasefire". President Rodrigo Duterte may be convinced to revive peace talks with communists if a bilateral ceasefire agreement will prohibit the New People's Army from exacting revolutionary tax, the Palace said.

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  8. Duterte Ordered Bombings As Mayor - Death Squad LeaderRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    According to the self-confessed leader of the Davao Death Squad, during his time as Davao mayor Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte ordered mosque bombings and the murder of a journalist. In a news briefing Monday morning, retired policeman Arturo Lascanas backed up 2016 allegations made by former hitman Edgar Matobato.

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  9. Glamorous laser shows at the 'Miss Universe' after show celebration in Manila, PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... coming from. The beauty competition "Miss Universe" 2017 took place in the "Mall of Asia Arena" in Manila on the Philippines. When the moderator Steve Harvey accidentally crowned last year in Las Vegas the wrong woman for "Miss Universe", everything ...

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  10. Senator fighting Philippine president's war on drugs charged without 'iota of evidence,' lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Philippine Senator Leila de Lima has been charged with drug trading, but says the allegations have been fabricated to silence her criticism of the president's deadly war on drugs. One of the staunchest opponents to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on drugs is now facing drug charges herself - but her lawyer says the charges have been trumped up in a bid to silence her.

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  11. New Club Bamboo director at ACRSRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... ed professionally in the areas of student development and spirituality. De Castro was born and raised in Manila, Philippines, and has lived in Seattle since immigrating to the United States in 1994.

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  12. Philippines' Duterte ordered murders: former police aideRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The China Post

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ran a death squad that killed many people, including a journalist and a pregnant woman, when he was mayor of a southern city, a retired policeman who claimed to be part of the group said Monday. Arthur Lascanas, sitting alongside three prominent human rights lawyers, broke down in tears as he listed a series of murders in Davao city that he alleged Duterte ordered either to eliminate critics or fight crime.

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  13. Cabaero: Start of the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    AS Cebu City marks its 80th Charter Anniversary on Friday, it is worth noting the role of a lesser-known person in the transition to cityhood. Vicente "Inting" Rama, then 3rd district representative in the National Assembly, became the "father of the Cebu City Charter" for pushing the piece of legislation in Congress.

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  14. Confessed Hitman Says He Ran Death Squads For DuterteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    A confessed hitman claims that he ran death squads for the president of the Philippines during his time as mayor of Davao, the president's hometown. Arthur Lascanas, a retired police officer, accused President Rodrigo Duterte of paying police to kill.

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  15. The emerging librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... just to feed the residents of the books with the information they need. In an interview, National Library of the Philippines' Jilven Amar, he said, "we match what the community needs. In a place with promising agriculture, we make sure we have the ...

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  16. China-based English training provider opens in Davao CityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Tang Hongze said they are looking forward to open more teaching centers and train over 5,000 teachers across the Philippines. Based on last year's company data, about 60 percent of the of CC Class' students which is at around 10,000 are being taught ...

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  17. Expert lauds PSI Smart ID Mindanao trainersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    DAVAO. A trainer assists Tagum Comprehensive National High School Grade 7 student Jake Welvin Nonan during the medicine ball throw test conducted yesterday in the second day of the Philippine Sports Institute Sports Mapping Action Research Identification Train the Trainers Program Mindanao leg at the Rodolfo del Rosario Gym in Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism Complex in Tagum City.

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  18. Hidalgo: Conflicting issues affecting citizens and environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... City experienced intensity 4.5 which is strong. It pays to know the major fault path from north to south of the Philippines. Remember we are inside the "Ring of Fire" in the world map of the earthquakes path. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology ...

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  19. The GRP-NDF peace negotiations and process aren't overRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE peace talks between the Philippine Government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines is off again. But the peace negotiations and process are far from over.

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  20. Metro roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    A 19-year-old man died while his 17-year-old friend was injured after their motorcycle hit a gutter and post on S. Osmena St., Barangay Gun-ob, Lapu-Lapu City yesterday. John Paulo Toring suffered severe injuries in the head and different parts of his body.

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