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Monday, August 21, 2017

House panel set to finish 2018 budget deliberations by Aug. 24

MANILA -- The House of Representatives’ appropriations committee is right on track with its schedule to finish its deliberations on the proposed P3.767-trillion national...

No Filipino among victims in Finland knife attack — DFA

MANILA -- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said no Filipino was hurt in a terrorist knife attack in Finland that left two persons...

P10.2B eyed for MM, Cebu Bus Rapid Transit projects

MANILA -- At least P10.2 billion has been allocated in the proposed P3.767-trillion national budget for 2018 to finance the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)...

Rep. Vargas proposes SPED centers in all public schools

DESPITE the many laws that recognize the needs and rights of special children, there is no comprehensive law yet that mandates and institutionalizes special...

Cayetano thanks Malaysia for holding off Pinoy’s execution

MALAYSIA has granted a last-minute stay of execution to a convicted Filipino murderer following an appeal by Manila, leading Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano...

HERE & THERE

Bill sets July 25 as ‘National Campus Press Freedom Day’

THE House of Representatives this week approved on second reading House Bill 6024, declaring July 25 of every year as “National Campus Press Freedom...

Airport cop ‘saves’ OFW

Genuine agrarian reform