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Partido Federal ng Pilipinas kinilala nang COMELEC

Partido Federal ng Pilipinas kinilala nang COMELEC

Ni Santiago Celario ISANG nang ganap na partido politikal ang Partido Federal ng Pilipinas matapos itong bigyan ng akreditasyon o pagkilala ng Commission on Elections kamakailan. Matapos kilalanin ng COMELEC, nagpahayag ang pamunuan ng PFP sa isang pulong balitaan nitong Lunes na may halos 100 silang kandidato na tatakbo sa kongreso at pagka-gobernador. Ang PFP ay kinabibilangan ng iba’t ibang […]

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Manila Strongman Duterte Makes Unannounced Medical Trip to Hong Kong

By Sputnik News PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte made an unannounced visit to Hong Kong on Friday, one day after hinting to military generals that he may have health issues following an endoscopy that revealed a growth in his digestive tract. According to the South China Morning Post (SCMP), a senior Hong Kong government source confirmed that the 73-year-old arrived in Hong Kong […]

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Philippines’ Duterte Vows to Resign if He Has Cancer – Reports

By Sputnik News THE Philippine President has acknowledged that he was recently hospitalized due to Barrett’s esophagus, an inflammation of the tube linking the mouth to the stomach. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has promised that he would step down if he has any serious illness, including cancer, according to Bloomberg. Speaking to graduates of the Philippine Military Academy, the 73-year-old acknowledged that he is […]

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Pagbalewala sa Konstitusyon*

Pagbalewala sa Konstitusyon*

MARAMI ang nagulat nang maglabas ng arrest warrant ang Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 150 sa ilalim ni Judge Elmo Alameda laban kay Senator Antonio Trillanes IV dahil sa kanyang papel sa pananakop ng Manila Peninsula noong 2007. Pinagbigyan ng husgado ang mosyon ng Department of Justice (DOJ) kasunod ng paglabas ng Proclamation No. 572 ni President Duterte na nagbasura […]

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Senator Antonio Trillanes Iv (left) and PH President Rodrigo Duterte (right) Photo ©  conceptnewscentral.com

Makati City Court orders Senator Trillanes’ arrest

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 25) – Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Tuesday posted a PhP200,000 bail to secure his temporary liberty after a local court upheld the voidance of his amnesty on Tuesday. A representative for Trillanes posted his bail at the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC), after the senator underwent booking procedure at the Makati Police Station. The […]

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Maliitang pagmimina sa Cordillera ipinahinto ni Secretary Cimatu

Ni Santiago Celario IPINAGUTOS ni Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu sa Mines and Geosciences Bureau na muling repasuhin at i-validate ang lahat ng aplikasyon para sa pagtatayo ng People’s Small-Scale Mining Areas o “Minahang Bayan” sa bansa upang makatiyak na ang mga ito ay ligtas sa panganib. Ang kautusan ay ipinalabas ni Cimatu matapos magpahayag kamakailan […]

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Obsession and avoidance?*

Obsession and avoidance?*

IT was quite obvious in the recent dialogue between President Duterte and Presidential Legal Counsel Sal Panelo that the President kept on bringing the issue back to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Some people noted that Duterte appeared to be obsessed with his number one critic. Could we blame anyone for such an assumption when there was a time in the […]

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(File Photo) Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte. © AP Photo / Bullit Marquez

Duterte wants to ‘close all mining’ after Philippines landslides

By RT PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte recently has repeated his desire to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides. Some government officials and large miners say the landslides have been exacerbated by illegal small-scale mining. “If I were to try to do my thing I will close all mining in the Philippines,” Duterte said, presiding over a meeting […]

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Palakpakan*

Palakpakan*

SA pagkakataong ito ay hayaan ninyong purihin natin ang dapat purihin at ito ay walang iba kundi si Presidente Rodrigo Duterte, ang kanyang Gabinete at lahat ng mga nagtulung-tulong upang harapin ang kinatatakutang super-lakas na bagyong Ompong. Ang naturang bagyo ay may lakas na 205 kilometers at bugso na 255 kilometers per hour at malawak ang sinasakop. Kung titingnan sa […]

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Runaway inflation due to bungled policies by economic managers – SPARK

Runaway inflation due to bungled policies by economic managers – SPARK

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesperson Harry Roque’s recent remarks concerning the 6.4% inflation rate reveals his utter disconnect from the vast majority of Filipinos, the Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan said in a statement. Roque’s claim that “inflation is under control” runs contrary to what is being experienced by Juan Dela Cruz as the cost of all common goods and services have increased due […]

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Unpredictable*

Unpredictable*

MANY people have learned that nothing is definite under this regime save for the continuous rise in inflation and the unpredictability of the President’s statements and actions. Today’s high cost of living has quite affected every person, especially the poor. Prices of commodities are skyrocketing. President Duterte, on the other hand, carries on with issuing offending statements about rape and […]

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President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines © Lean Daval Jr. / Reuters

‘Stage a mutiny!’ Duterte dares Philippine military to act if they don’t like his leadership

By RT PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte has dared soldiers to “stage a mutiny” if they aren’t happy with his leadership, saying they’re free to join the side of his fiercest critic in Congress, Senator Antonio Trillanes. “Stage a mutiny or revolution or whatever,” Duterte said in an interview with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Tuesday, as quoted by ABS-CBN TV. […]

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Mga salamisim 9*

Mga salamisim 9*

WALANG itulak kabigin ang Usaping Bayan kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte at Senador Antonio Trillanes IV dahil parehong may hibo ng pagiging mapusok at diktador ang dalawang ito. Hindi lihim sa bayan ang paghanga ni Duterte sa nasirang diktador na si Ferdinand Marcos kaya mababakas sa kanyang mga gawain o pamamalakad ang malakas na tendensiya na balewalain ang Saligang Batas at […]

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Nahimasmasan*

Nahimasmasan*

GINULAT ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ang sambayanan kamakailan sa pag-iisyu ng Proclamation 572 na nagdeklarang wala umanong bisa ang amnesty na ibinigay ni dating President Noynoy Aquino at ng kanyang Kongreso sa pinakamasugid niyang kritikong si Senador Antonio Trillanes IV. Nakabibigla rin ang pahayag ng Department of Justice (DOJ) na hindi na kakailanganin ni Duterte ang pagsang-ayon ng Kongreso sa […]

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Integrated Bar of the Philippines Board of Governors Statement on Presidential Proclamation No. 572, Series of 2018

THE Integrated Bar of the Philippines, as the sentinel of the Rule of Law, leads the call for sobriety and respect for our constitutional institutions following the issuance of Proclamation No. 572, Series of 2018. The said executive issuance treats as “void ab initio” the Philippine Government’s previous grant of amnesty to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV pursuant to Proclamation 75, […]

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DOJ nanindigan na legal ang aksyon ng pamahalaan laban kay Sen. Trillanes

Ni Santiago Celario NANINDIGAN nitong Biyernes si Department of Justice Secretary Menard I. Guevarra na legal ang pagbawi ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa amnesty na ibinigay ng pamahalaan kay Senador Antonio Trillanes IV. Ipinaliwanag ni Guevarra na dahil walang inamin si Trillanes na kasalanan, bilang isa sa kondisyon na kailangan para sa pagbibigay ng amnesty, ay walang saysay ang amnesty […]

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Members of Samahang Magdalo and allies demonstrate in front of Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles on Friday in support of embattled Senator Antonio Trillanes. Photo by Ren Arrieta

Fil-Ams decry harassment of Senator Trillanes

By Abner Galino HUMAN rights advocates and other Filipino American cause-oriented groups in Los Angeles have denounced the alleged political harassment of Philippine Senator Antonio Trillanes IV for being a staunch critic of President Rodrigo Duterte. Arturo Garcia of the Filipino American Human Rights Alliance (FAHRA) in Los Angeles said their group is standing by with the members of Tindig […]

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‘Who started it? America!’ Duterte blames Philippine inflation on ‘friend Trump’ & his trade wars

By RT THE spillover effect of the US trade conflicts with China and the rest of the world has impacted the price of goods in the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte said, vowing to talk to his “friend Trump” and take inflation under control. The Philippines’ inflation rate hit a nine-year high of 6.4 percent last month, just as the US and […]

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PH President Rodrigo Duterte and Israeli President Reuben Rivlin. © AP Photo / Gali Tibbon

Israelis Shout ‘Shame’ in Protest Against Rodrigo Duterte’s Visit

By Sputnik News Duterte, the first Philippine president to visit Israel, is known for his outspoken rhetoric and policies. Duterte’s hallmark is his anti-drug campaign, which he once compared to the Holocaust, saying that we would be happy to kill drug addicts like Hitler killed Jews. The landmark visit of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to Israel was accompanied by protests on Tuesday. Dozens of demonstrators […]

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Mga salamisim 8*

Mga salamisim 8*

NAKALULUNGKOT na sa kabila ng pagiging isang bansang agrikultural ng ating bayan ay dumaranas tayo ngayon ng kasalatan, kundi man mataas na halaga ng bigas. Dangan kasi maraming mga taniman ng palay, lalo na sa Gitnang Luzon, na ginawang subdivision upang makaiwas sa land reform ang mga panginoong maylupa o landlord. Ang kawalanghiyaang ito ng mga panginoong maylupa ay hinayaan naman […]

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Senator Antonio Trillanes Iv (left) and PH President Rodrigo Duterte (right) Photo ©  conceptnewscentral.com

Philippines’ Duterte scraps amnesty of chief critic, orders arrest

By Reuters / Martin Petty, Neil Jerome Morales MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday withdrew amnesty for an opposition senator involved in a failed coup 15 years ago and ordered his arrest, in what would be the second detention of a lawmaker critical of him. Antonio Trillanes, Duterte’s most vocal opponent, has accused him of hiding wealth, […]

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(File Photo) Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte. © AP Photo / Bullit Marquez

Duterte Says ‘There’ll Be More Rape Cases as Long Women Are Beautiful’

By Sputnik News THROUGHOUT his political career, President Rodrigo Duterte has made numerous controversial comments that have sparked public outrage. Some such comments have pertained to rape cases in his country. While answering a question regarding the growing number of rape cases in his hometown of Davao, Duterte said rape crimes will continue to occur as long as beautiful women exist, local news outlet Rappler reported. […]

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Public right*

Public right*

CURRENTLY hot in the minds of some people is the issue on President Duterte’s true state of health, and if he is still capable to lead the country. Can anyone be blamed for speculating on the subject? The President himself earlier threatened to quit his job supposedly because he is tired and frustrated with corrupt public officials, although this has […]

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Mga salamisim 7*

Mga salamisim 7*

MARAPAT lamang na tinanggihan ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang alok ng Estados Unidos na bentahan tayo ng F-16 multi-role fighting aircraft dahil mukhang nakita rin niya na isa itong uri ng manipulasyon upang mapanatili tayong mga Pilipino sa ilalim ng kanilang laylayan. Matagal nang mahusay na ginagamit ng mga Kano ang pagbebenta ng mga pinaglumaang armas sa atin para manatili […]

by Nelson Flores, LL.B., MSCK· · 1 comment · Opinions
PH President Rodrigo Duterte © Robinson Ninal / AFP

Duterte rejects ‘imposed friendship’ & questions US reputation as ‘peerless’ arms supplier

By RT DESPITE getting no guarantees that Philippines’ colonial-times ‘friend’ the US would ever supply him with weapons, President Duterte says he’ll meet top US officials, who want to stop him from buying arms from Russia and China. “It’s hard to say we are friends. We are friends but remember we are friends because you made us a colony years […]

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