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Monday, August 21, 2017

Rogue Philippine policemen transferred, not fired

THREE Philippine police charged with robbery and extortion have been transferred instead of suspended or sacked, authorities said Thursday, fuelling concerns about immunity for...

Q2 GDP likely grew 6.4% —NEDA chief

THE Philippine economy likely expanded by about 6.4 percent in the second quarter, recording the same pace of growth in the first quarter, on...

Chicago jubilant after World Series win

AFTER waiting 108 years, Chicago erupted in euphoric celebration following the Cubs' historic win of the World Series baseball championship. The streets around the Cubs'...

‘Political harassment,’ Gwen Garcia says of Sandigan raps

CEBU Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia has questioned the timing of the graft charges filed against her at the Sandiganbayan over the allegedly anomalous construction of...

World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

LONDON, United Kingdom -- Governments and computer experts girded Monday for a possible worsening of the global cyberattack that has hit more than 150...

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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