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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Duterte eyes ‘pushcart teacher’ as urban poor head

IT LOOKS like CNN Hero of the Year in 2009 Efren Peñaflorida Jr., the social worker teacher made famous by his "kariton klasrum" for...

‘Urduja’ affects 35,000 families

FLOODING brought by tropical storm "Urduja" have affected 35,188 families in Bicol, Eastern Visayas and CARAGA, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council...

At least 3 dead, 77 flee tropical storm ‘Urduja’

AT LEAST three people were killed and tens of thousands were driven from their homes by floods as tropical storm Urduja pounded the eastern...

Governments understand Mindanao martial law extension — Cayetano

MEMBERS of the diplomatic corps understand the gravity of the situation in Mindanao and support the extension of martial law and suspension of the...

Pray for the country, CBCP says on eve of Simbang Gabi

AN  official of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines’ (CBCP) Public Affairs Committee urged the faithful to include the country in their prayers,...

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Brion cites House for impartial impeach hearings

Rep. Reynaldo Umali (2nd District, Oriental Mindoro), chairman of the House committee on justice, today thanked retired Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Arturo Brion...

Filipinos celebrate ‘bayanihan’ in UAE

105 soldiers receive medals