Arrest of Reds consultant, priest ‘dubious,’ says legal counsel
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Arrest of Reds consultant, priest ‘dubious,’ says legal counsel

MANILA – The arrest of a communist peace panel consultant and a priest on Wednesday are “dubious,” a lawyer said Thursday. National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP)…

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Paghingi ng responde sa emergency sa Makati idinaan sa app
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New panel to lead localized peace negotiations
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New panel to lead localized peace negotiations

The government panel that was holding negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines-Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (NDFP-CPP-NPA), led by Labor Secretary Silvestre H.…

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PHL former top diplomat, ombudsman take China’s Xi to international court
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PHL former top diplomat, ombudsman take China’s Xi to international court

REUTERS By Vann Marlo M. Villegas, Reporter FORMER FOREIGN Affairs secretary Albert F. Del Rosario and retired Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales have asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to…

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PHL stocks jump as Federal Reserve turns dovish
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PHL stocks jump as Federal Reserve turns dovish

PHILSTAR/KRIZ JOHN ROSALES By Arra B. Francia, Reporter LOCAL SHARES jumped on Thursday along with most of regional markets as investors cheered the US Federal Reserve’s decision to…

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Peso hits two-month low
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Peso hits two-month low

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Thursday to a fresh two-month low as market players awaited the policy decision of the local central bank. The local currency…

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BREAKING: Duterte says ICC case vs Xi won’t affect PH-China relations
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BREAKING: Duterte says ICC case vs Xi won’t affect PH-China relations

President Duterte arrives for a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing in this May 15, 2017, file photo. MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte on…

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Duterte tells Misuari: Federalism will go through legislative process
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Duterte tells Misuari: Federalism will go through legislative process

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday told Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman Nur Misuari that the government’s push for federalism will have to go…

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SC approves journos’ request for copies of justices’ 2017 SALNs
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SC approves journos’ request for copies of justices’ 2017 SALNs

MANILA – The Supreme Court has approved the request of some journalists for copies of justices’ 2017 statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) in summary form.…

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Groups opposing Kaliwa Dam press Palace to release copies of PH-China deals
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Groups opposing Kaliwa Dam press Palace to release copies of PH-China deals

MANILA – Malacanang has been urged to release the copies of official documents related to the controversial Kaliwa Dam, a project that will be financed through a loan…

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