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Duterte’s accord with China on fishing should be made public: Monsod

The Philippine government should make public an alleged agreement on allowing Chinese fishermen to exploit the country's marine resources, one of the framers of the 1987 Constitution said Friday. Lawyer Christian Monsod said President Rodrigo Duterte could face impeachment if [...]

June 29, 2019 What The Papers Say
Cyprus Serial Killer

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to ‘first serial killer’ who murdered Filipinas, others

A Greek Cypriot army captain who murdered five women and two girls was handed seven life sentences Monday in an unprecedented serial killing case that has shocked the Mediterranean island. Nikos Metaxas, 35, had pleaded guilty to the premeditated murders, [...]

June 25, 2019 What The Papers Say
Duterte Chinese Workers

Duterte says ‘be careful’ on illegal Chinese workers in PH

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said illegal Chinese workers in the Philippines should be deported but the issue should be approached “carefully.”   “They should be deported but in the same manner, you should be careful because when you point [...]

November 28, 2018 What The Papers Say
BULAGTA!

BULAGTA!

DEAD-ON-THE-SPOT ang mga tulak ng droga na ito matapos manlaban sa ikinasang buy-bust operation sa Market 3, Brgy. NBBN, Navotas City kagabi. VAL LEONARDO Remate [...]

November 30, 2016 What The Papers Say
5 Filipinos missing after fishing near disputed shoal

5 Filipinos missing after fishing near disputed shoal

MANILA — Philippine coast guard officials said Monday they've launched a search for five Filipinos who failed to return after fishing in the disputed Scarborough Shoal in bad weather off the country's northwest. Coast guard spokesman Armand Balilo said the [...]

November 28, 2016 What The Papers Say
Loyalty tsek ikakasa ng PNP, AFP kasunod ng bantang Kudeta

Loyalty tsek ikakasa ng PNP, AFP kasunod ng bantang Kudeta

IPINAUBAYA na ng Malakanyang sa pamunuan ng Philippine National Police (PNP) at Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) ang pagsasagawa ng loyalty check sa kanilang hanay upang matiyak na walang magaganap na kudeta o destabilization plot laban kay Pangulong Rodrigo [...]

November 26, 2016 What The Papers Say
Hontiveros: House hits its lowest in Dayan probe

Hontiveros: House hits its lowest in Dayan probe

SENATOR Risa Hontiveros described Friday the House of Representatives inquiry into the alleged illegal drug trade inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) as a “public lynching in aid of misogyny and sexism”. “The intention was clear. Members of the committee [...]

November 26, 2016 What The Papers Say
Espinosa: Cebu bizman Peter Lim was Jaguar's drug supplier

Espinosa: Cebu bizman Peter Lim was Jaguar's drug supplier

SUSPECTED drug lord Roland “Kerwin” Espinosa told senators during the hearing on the killing of his father, Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr., that Cebu City businessman Peter Lim was the one who supplied drugs to slain drug lord Jeffrey “Jaguar” [...]

November 23, 2016 What The Papers Say
New Zealand niyanig ng magnitude 6.3 quake

New Zealand niyanig ng magnitude 6.3 quake

NILINDOL ng magnitude 6.3 ang central New Zealand. Naitala ang sentro ng lindol sa 138 kilometro mula sa Palmerston North at may lalim na 37 kilometro. Sa ngayon, wala pang napaulat na pinsala dulot ng lindol. Noong nakaraang linggo lamang [...]

November 22, 2016 What The Papers Say
Duterte to declare Panatag Shoal a marine sanctuary

Duterte to declare Panatag Shoal a marine sanctuary

LIMA, Peru — President Rodrigo Duterte is set to declare the lagoon in Panatag Shoal a marine sanctuary area, a senior security official said Sunday. National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. disclosed that the President will sign an executive order [...]

November 21, 2016 What The Papers Say