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A Unique Message To Mayor Duterte From A UP Law Student

A UP law student named Chad Osario has a unique message to the incoming president. His post in facebook went viral after the law student “Congrats Mayor” message to Duterte.     Here’s Chad Osario’s message: Congrats Mayor! We love [...]

June 7, 2016 News, Politics
Mayor Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte

Feng Shui Expert Reads Duterte’s Face

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May 13, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Robin Padilla

Robin Padilla files online libel complaint against netizen Ms. Krizzy

A famous Filipino actor Robin Padilla has filed a case against netizen Miss Krizzy (@krizzy_kalerqui), a Twitter user who negatively reacted against a photo on the actor's Instagram page during election day. In the complaint tweeted by DZBB reporter Tuesday [...]

May 12, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics, Trending News
Leni Robredo

Leni Robredo maintains 200K lead over Marcos on day 3 of unofficial tally

Administration bet Leni Robredo maintained her 200,000 lead over Sen. Bongbong Marcos in the tight vice presidential race, as per the latest partial and unofficial tally of votes.     According to the Commission on Elections transparency server as of [...]

May 11, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte plans Vatican visit to apologize to Pope for cursing him

Presumptive President Rodrigo Duterte is planning state visits to the Vatican, the United States, China as well as Japan, his spokesperson said Tuesday.     Duterte will visit the Vatican to “apologize and pray,” spokesman Peter Laviña told reporters. Asked [...]

May 10, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV

Trillanes concedes, says will submit to people’s will

Vice presidential candidate and Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV on Tuesday morning conceded the race for the country's 2nd top post. “As our countrymen await the final victor, I hereby concede defeat in the vice-presidential race. I humbly submit to the [...]

May 10, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Malacanang Palace

Malacañang Palace ‘accepts, respects’ poll results showing Duterte victory

On Tuesday Malacañang said it “accepts” and “respects” the initial election results showing Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte top the presidential race with at least 6 million votes ahead of administration standard bearer Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. In a statement [...]

May 10, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Grace Poe

Poe ends presidential bid, concedes to Duterte

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Sen. Grace Poe conceded defeat to Rodrigo Duterte in the presidential election near midnight Monday after unofficial results showed the tough-talking mayor winning a huge slice of the votes. Poe, [...]

May 9, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Commission on Elections (COMELEC)

Comelec chair estimates 80% voter turnout

Around 80 % of voters exercised their right to vote on Monday, Commission on Elections (COMELEC) chairman Andres Bautista said.     Some 55 million Filipinos have registered for this year's elections, which means that an estimated 44 million people [...]

May 9, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte to rivals: Let’s begin the healing now

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Mayor Rodrigo Duterte held a commanding lead in initial results of Monday's presidential elections, as he sought to reconcile a nation broken by a vicious campaign.     The 71-year-old [...]

May 9, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics