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Pinoy household workers can’t

February 20, 2018
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HOUSEHOLD service workers, including those recently repatriated from Kuwait, are not yet allowed to work in Russia, Philippine Ambassador to Russia Carlos Sorreta said yesterday.

Lawyer of E. Visayas drug lord

by RAYMOND AFRICA on February 20, 2018
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UNIDENTIFIED men shot dead the legal counsel of suspected Eastern Visayas drug lord Kerwin Espinosa after attending a court hearing in Cebu City noontime yesterday.

Mayon update: 6 lava fountain

February 20, 2018
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SIX lava fountaining episodes were recorded yesterday by seismologists monitoring Mayon Volcano in Albay.

2 NPAs killed in Agusan

by VICTOR REYES on February 20, 2018
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TWO New People’s Army members were killed while five others, including a bomb expert, were arrested in military operations in Agusan del Sur and Isabela provinces on Sunday.

DFA sends additional team to K

February 20, 2018
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THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is deploying an additional rapid response team (RRT) to Kuwait today to bring home as many Filipinos as possible with only two days left before Kuwait’s amnesty program ends.

Don’t disembark in countries u

February 20, 2018
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NO shore leaves should be allowed for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) during port calls in countries where there is a deployment ban, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) yesterday said.

OFWs beat Kuwait amnesty deadl

by GERARD NAVAL on February 19, 2018
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FOUR days before the amnesty program of Kuwait ends, 1,700 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have already been repatriated, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said yesterday.

Trillanes mulling case against

by ASHZEL HACHERO on February 19, 2018
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SEN. Antonio Trillanes IV yesterday said he is mulling filing of charges against officials of the Anti-Money Laundering Council for its refusal to submit vital data, specifically the detailed bank transactions of President Duterte to the Office of the Ombudsman.

Carpio: PH should name Philip

February 19, 2018
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ONLY the Philippines has the right to name features in the resource-rich Philippine Rise since the United Nations has already declared it as part of the country’s territory, Supreme Court Senior Justice Antonio Carpio said yesterday.

Former PPA execs indicted for

by PETER J. G. TABINGO on February 19, 2018
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THE Office of the Ombudsman has indicted former Philippine Ports Authority general manager Juan C. Sta. Ana and former assistant general manager for operations Raul T. Santos for graft in connection with the alleged questionable renewal of a private port permit in favor of DMCI Mining Corp. in 2013.


Front Page

Column of the Day

Rappler’s continuing saga

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | February 23,2018
‘Without a court TRO against the SEC ruling, Rappler’s accreditation in Malacañang was considered revoked.” – Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra.’

Opinion of the Day

Duterte does not understand media’s role in a democracy

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | February 23, 2018
‘This is funny if it didn’t violate the constitutional guarantee of freedom of the press.’