September 25, 2017, 1:44 am
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And protest they did

THOUSANDS attended rallies yesterday, with political opponents of President Duterte warning against the emergence of a dictatorship and his supporters expressing solidarity with his administration.

Mexico quake deaths pass 200

MEXICO CITY -- Desperate rescue workers scrabbled through rubble in a floodlit search on Wednesday for dozens of children feared buried beneath a Mexico City school, one of hundreds of buildings wrecked by the country’s most lethal earthquake in a generation.

Duterte to stage his own day of protest

MILITANT groups are preparing to hold rallies on September 21 to protest government’s war on drugs and accommodation to the Marcos family, as President Duterte said he will also protest his inability to get rid of corrupt “dilawan” officials who are protected by security of tenure.

Napoles wants bail ala Jinggoy

WHAT is good for Jinggoy can also be good for Janet.

Maute leader dead, says AFP chief

ARMED Forces chief Gen. Eduardo Año yesterday confirmed the death of Abdullah Maute, a leader of the Maute Group that attacked Marawi City in May, and two of his brothers.

4 dead from ‘Maring’

FOUR persons, including a baby boy, died yesterday from tropical depression “Maring” which flooded a number of areas in Luzon.

Hurricane pounds Florida

TAMPA, Fla.,/MIAMI -- Hurricane Irma pounded heavily-populated areas of central Florida on Monday as it carved through the state with high winds, storm surges and torrential rains that left millions without power, ripped roofs off homes, and flooded city streets.

Cab driver says killing of Arnaiz ‘scripted’

TOMAS Bagcal, the driver of the taxi allegedly held up by teenager Carlo Angelo Arnaiz last August 18, surfaced yesterday and claimed the killing of the former University of the Philippines student was “scripted.”

Duterte, Carpio deny links to drug smuggling

PRESIDENTIAL son and Davao City Mayor Paolo Duterte and his brother-in-law Manases Carpio yesterday denied any involvement in the P6.4 billion shabu shipment and the “tara (grease money) system” at the Bureau of Customs.

Carl’s 14-year-old friend found dead, stabbed 30 times

REYNALDO de Guzman, a 14-year-old boy who was last seen with slain teenager Carl Angelo Arnaiz on the night of August 17, was found dead in Gapan, Nueva Ecija last Tuesday. His body bore 30 stab wounds.


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Column of the Day

The sweet in the bittersweet

By JOSE BAYANI BAYLON | September 25,2017
‘Never in our wildest dreams did it ever occur to me - and I am sure to him - that his final months will be spent with the black sheep of the family.’

Opinion of the Day

Barbaric fraternities (3)

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | September 25, 2017
‘Identified by his father in a deep ravine, where a dead EJ Karl Intia, 19, U-Makati, was thrown after initiation. Where are those 15 participants at that APO hazing?’