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JTFS rescues 2 Filipino hostages in Sulu

THE Philippine military’s Joint Task Force Sulu (JTFS) has rescued two Filipino hostages from the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG)  on Thursday, January 19. The hostages, identified as Dolcesimo Almires and Estaban Janamjam, were rescued around 9:00 a.m. at Barangay Tagbak … Continue reading

January 22, 2017

PH House speaker: PNP Chief should resign over Korean exec’s slay

HOUSE Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez called on Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa to resign from his post following the murder of a South Korean businessman inside Camp Crame. “Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa should immediately … Continue reading

January 22, 2017

Robredo camp dares Marcos: Prove ‘massive fraud’ or drop the case

The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday, January 19, challenged defeated candidate and former Senator Bongbong Marcos to drop his electoral protest if he fails to prove his claims of “massive fraud” during the May 2016 elections. “We … Continue reading

January 19, 2017

Duterte hosts dinner for Philippine tycoons

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte hosted a dinner for some of the country’s top businessmen at the Malacañang Palace on Tuesday night, January 17. “The President reiterated that he was all for job creation to uplift the people’s well-being. The one-hour … Continue reading

January 19, 2017

Duterte: I will be quiet if I declare martial law

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday, January 18, stressed that he has no plans to put the country under martial law. He added, however, that he would be quiet if he is compelled to do so. “I will not declare … Continue reading

January 19, 2017

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