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Duterte suspects murder of Batangas mayor linked to drugs

President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday that the murder of a Batangas mayor known for parading drugs suspects through city streets could be related to illegal drugs. Early Monday, Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili was shot in the chest in front [...]

July 2, 2018 Politics

Tanauan Mayor Halili shot dead during flag-raising ceremony

Tanauan City, Batangas Mayor Antonio Halili, who has initiated the walk of shame campaign for suspected drug pushers and users, was shot dead by an unidentified gunman during a flag raising ceremony in his city Monday. A Facebook live video [...]

July 2, 2018 Politics

Capital Economics: Duterte’s erratic, crass leadership style showing signs of putting off investors

Contrary to initial fears, President Rodrigo Duterte was not a “disaster” for the economy during his first two years in office, even as London-based economic research firm Capital Economics on Tuesday warned that his “erratic and crass” behavior is a disaster waiting [...]

June 27, 2018 Politics

‘Your God is stupid. Mine has a lot of common sense,’ Duterte says

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday stuck to his guns on his comment that God is “stupid” but clarified that he was insulting the God of his critics. The president was widely criticized for questioning the Genesis creation story and saying [...]

June 26, 2018 Politics

Lacson kay Duterte: “May my God forgive him and make him atone for all his sins”

Matapos ang mga pahayag ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na pambabatikos sa nasusulat sa bibliya, naglabas ng opisyal na sulat si Senator Panfilo Lacson sa tila hindi nito pagsang-ayon sa naging pahayag ng pangulo. “In many Conflicts with his political Adversaries, [...]

June 25, 2018 Politics

Hontiveros kay Duterte: Anong balak sa mga tambay sa Scarborough Shoal?

Hontiveros kay Duterte: Kung inaaresto ang mga tambay sa lansangan, paano naman ang mga tambay sa Scarborough Shoal? Kuwestiyon ito ni Senadora Risa Hontiveros kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na nag-utos na dakpin ang mga tambay sa lansangan na diumano ay [...]

June 22, 2018 Politics

Mocha Uson muntik ng mag resign dahil sa awayan nila ni Kris.

Kamuntikan ng mag resign si PCOO Asec. Mocha Uson noong kasagsagan ng awayan nila ni ms. kris Aquino.   Sa kanyang post sa facebook post, aniya, sinabihan na niya ang kanyang mga kaibigan na handa na itong magbitiw sa pwesto [...]

June 22, 2018 Politics

Senior Web Developer slams Duterte: “Malaking kasalanan sa kasaysayan ng Pilipinas ang pagka panalo mo”

This time, his post was directed at Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Although he did not mention the president’s name outright, everything that Navarro said pointed at president Duterte. Navarro starts off by saying that Philippine history has been tainted by [...]

June 22, 2018 Politics

Duterte: “Kasalanan ng mga Pilipino kung bakit nila ako Binoto”.

Sa pahayag ni Pangulong Rodrigo Dutere kahapon June 19, sinisi niya ang mga Pilipinong bumoto sa kanya noong nakaraang eleksyon dahil hindi umano ito mga naniwala sa mga sinabi nito noong panahon ng kampanya na talagang papatay siya.   Eh [...]

June 20, 2018 Politics

Open letter ni Mark Lopez kay ms. Kris Aquino.

Si Mark lopez ay kabilang sa Diehard Duterte Supporters(DDS) kung kaya't ganito ang kanyang effort upang ipagtanggol ang isa sa kanyang mga kasamahan. Over acting para kay Mark Lopez ang Ginawa ni kris para makakuha umano ng simpatsa sa mga [...]

June 6, 2018 Politics