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ASEAN, China expect to review sea code in 2019

Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and China expect an initial review of the draft negotiating text for the code of conduct covering the disputed South China Sea to happen next year.
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ASEAN, China expect to review sea code in 2019

Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and China expect an initial review of the draft negotiating text for the code of conduct covering the disputed South China Sea to happen next year.

Tatlong magkakapatid na magkakapareho ang kapansanan

Dahil sa kanilang kapansanan mula sa pagkabata na hindi makagalaw at makalakad, sa kanilang munting tahanan na umikot ang mundo ng tatlong magkakapatid sa Miag-ao, Iloilo.
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Tatlong magkakapatid na magkakapareho ang kapansanan

Dahil sa kanilang kapansanan mula sa pagkabata na hindi makagalaw at makalakad, sa kanilang munting tahanan na umikot ang mundo ng tatlong magkakapatid sa Miag-ao, Iloilo.

Sandiganbayan ex-Abra mayor’s bid to junk charges over funds misuse

The Sandiganbayan has denied the bid of the former mayor of Licuaan-Baay, Abra to dismiss his criminal case over the alleged illegal use of public funds for the rehabilitation of the municipal hall.
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Sandiganbayan ex-Abra mayor’s bid to junk charges over funds misuse

The Sandiganbayan has denied the bid of the former mayor of Licuaan-Baay, Abra to dismiss his criminal case over the alleged illegal use of public funds for the rehabilitation of the municipal hall.

Binay backs Trillanes in amnesty issue: Talagang sobra-sobra na ‘yan

Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Wednesday appeared to back Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, a fierce critic of his, in the former mutineer's legal fight after the revocation of his amnesty.
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Binay backs Trillanes in amnesty issue: Talagang sobra-sobra na ‘yan

Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Wednesday appeared to back Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, a fierce critic of his, in the former mutineer's legal fight after the revocation of his amnesty.

Vice mayor ng Balaoan, La Union vice at kaniyang tauhan, patay sa ambush

Patay ang bise alkalde ng Balaoan, La Union at isa niyang tauhan matapos silang tambangan nitong Miyerkules. Ang anak niyang alkalde,  nakaligtas.
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Vice mayor ng Balaoan, La Union vice at kaniyang tauhan, patay sa ambush

Patay ang bise alkalde ng Balaoan, La Union at isa niyang tauhan matapos silang tambangan nitong Miyerkules. Ang anak niyang alkalde,  nakaligtas.

With delay of arrest warrant, Colmenares warns Imelda acquittal could be in the offing

Could the Sandiganbayan's failure to issue a warrant of arrest to former First Lady and Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos be a prelude to acquittal?
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With delay of arrest warrant, Colmenares warns Imelda acquittal could be in the offing

Could the Sandiganbayan's failure to issue a warrant of arrest to former First Lady and Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos be a prelude to acquittal?

Road rage suspect in viral video won’t say how he got No. 8 plates

The suspect in the viral road rage incident that involved an SUV bearing the No. 8 would not say how he got the courtesy plates reserved for members of the House of Representatives.
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Road rage suspect in viral video won’t say how he got No. 8 plates

The suspect in the viral road rage incident that involved an SUV bearing the No. 8 would not say how he got the courtesy plates reserved for members of the House of Representatives.

Villanueva pushes security of tenure for state workers

Senator Joel Villanueva exhorted government agencies to ensure the security of tenure of their employees aside from extending their contracts for two years.
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Villanueva pushes security of tenure for state workers

Senator Joel Villanueva exhorted government agencies to ensure the security of tenure of their employees aside from extending their contracts for two years.

Residents of Balangiga, Eastern Samar excited for return of bells

The residents of the municipality of Balangiga in Eastern Samar are excited for the return of their church bells after being with the US for more than a century.
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Residents of Balangiga, Eastern Samar excited for return of bells

The residents of the municipality of Balangiga in Eastern Samar are excited for the return of their church bells after being with the US for more than a century.

DND: Ladlad arrest can’t derail non-existent peace talks with communists

The Defense Department has dismissed claims that the arrest of National Democratic Front (NDF) consultant Vicente Ladlad was aimed to derail the peace talks between the government and the communist rebels, saying there is no ongoing peace talks between the tw
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DND: Ladlad arrest can’t derail non-existent peace talks with communists

The Defense Department has dismissed claims that the arrest of National Democratic Front (NDF) consultant Vicente Ladlad was aimed to derail the peace talks between the government and the communist rebels, saying there is no ongoing peace talks between the two parties to begin with.  

Duterte skips ASEAN-South Korea meeting

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday skipped another meeting at the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit in Singapore, this time with the regional bloc’s dialogue partner South Korea.
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Duterte skips ASEAN-South Korea meeting

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday skipped another meeting at the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit in Singapore, this time with the regional bloc’s dialogue partner South Korea.

Rohingya face 'serious risk' if sent back to Myanmar -- UN rights chief

United Nations human rights boss Michelle Bachelet called on Bangladesh on Tuesday to halt plans to repatriate 2,200 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, warning that their lives would be at «serious risk».
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Rohingya face 'serious risk' if sent back to Myanmar -- UN rights chief

United Nations human rights boss Michelle Bachelet called on Bangladesh on Tuesday to halt plans to repatriate 2,200 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, warning that their lives would be at «serious risk».

Melania Trump calls for firing of national security aide

US First Lady Melania Trump on Tuesday publicly pushed for the dismissal of deputy national security advisor Mira Ricardel -- a rare criticism of a senior administration official by the president's wife.
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Melania Trump calls for firing of national security aide

US First Lady Melania Trump on Tuesday publicly pushed for the dismissal of deputy national security advisor Mira Ricardel -- a rare criticism of a senior administration official by the president's wife.

Videoke bar cashier in Davao City escapes wrath of jealous husband

A cashier, who works at a videoke bar in Davao City, escaped from being shot in close range by the jealous husband of a co-worker, according to a report on Unang Balita.
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Videoke bar cashier in Davao City escapes wrath of jealous husband

A cashier, who works at a videoke bar in Davao City, escaped from being shot in close range by the jealous husband of a co-worker, according to a report on Unang Balita.

Donald Trump says North Korean missile sites are 'nothing new'

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized what he called inaccurate media reports that said North Korea had not declared more than a dozen missile bases.
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Donald Trump says North Korean missile sites are 'nothing new'

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized what he called inaccurate media reports that said North Korea had not declared more than a dozen missile bases.

Brexit divorce deal text agreed by EU and UK as opponents cry foul

The European Union and Britain have agreed a draft text of a Brexit withdrawal agreement and Prime Minister Theresa May will present it to her senior ministers on Wednesday, after more than a year of tortuous negotiations.
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Brexit divorce deal text agreed by EU and UK as opponents cry foul

The European Union and Britain have agreed a draft text of a Brexit withdrawal agreement and Prime Minister Theresa May will present it to her senior ministers on Wednesday, after more than a year of tortuous negotiations.

US anti-Semitic hate crimes spiked 37 percent in 2017 -- FBI

Hate crimes in the United States jumped 17 percent in 2017, with a huge spike in anti-Semitic attacks, marking the third year in a row that such attacks have increased, according to FBI data released on Tuesday.
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US anti-Semitic hate crimes spiked 37 percent in 2017 -- FBI

Hate crimes in the United States jumped 17 percent in 2017, with a huge spike in anti-Semitic attacks, marking the third year in a row that such attacks have increased, according to FBI data released on Tuesday.

Senators welcome imminent return of Balangiga bells to PHL

At least three senators on Tuesday welcomed the imminent return to the Philippines of the Balangiga Bells, seized by American soldiers from the town church in Balangiga, Eastern Samar as war booty in the 1900s.
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Senators welcome imminent return of Balangiga bells to PHL

At least three senators on Tuesday welcomed the imminent return to the Philippines of the Balangiga Bells, seized by American soldiers from the town church in Balangiga, Eastern Samar as war booty in the 1900s.

Police mobile, bumangga at tumagilid matapos agawin ng inarestong suspek ang manibela

Hindi baril, kung hindi manibela ng sasakyan ng pulis ang pilit umanong inagaw ng isang lalaking dinakip kaugnay ng iligal na droga sa Muntinlupa.
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Police mobile, bumangga at tumagilid matapos agawin ng inarestong suspek ang manibela

Hindi baril, kung hindi manibela ng sasakyan ng pulis ang pilit umanong inagaw ng isang lalaking dinakip kaugnay ng iligal na droga sa Muntinlupa.

DND backs possible Duterte meeting with Red leaders Agcaoili, Jalandoni

«Any effort that will achieve peace, we are always open and we defer to the wisdom the President,» DND spokesperson Arsenio Andolong said.  
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DND backs possible Duterte meeting with Red leaders Agcaoili, Jalandoni

«Any effort that will achieve peace, we are always open and we defer to the wisdom the President,» DND spokesperson Arsenio Andolong said.  

SC creates 2 offices to do lifestyle checks, act on complaints vs. judges

In a bid to «strengthen integrity and prevent corruption» in the judiciary, the Supreme Court has created two permanent offices that will do lifestyle checks and act on complaints against erring justices, judges, and court officials and personnel.
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SC creates 2 offices to do lifestyle checks, act on complaints vs. judges

In a bid to «strengthen integrity and prevent corruption» in the judiciary, the Supreme Court has created two permanent offices that will do lifestyle checks and act on complaints against erring justices, judges, and court officials and personnel.

3 senators say there should be no special treatment for Imelda Marcos

At least three senators on Tuesday said no special treatment should be given to former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos, who has been convicted for graft, despite her age and health condition.
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3 senators say there should be no special treatment for Imelda Marcos

At least three senators on Tuesday said no special treatment should be given to former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos, who has been convicted for graft, despite her age and health condition.

Duterte names ex-Task Force Davao commander Erwin Neri as ISAFP chief

President Rodrigo Duterte has tapped Major General Erwin Bernard Neri, a former head of Task Force Davao, as the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP).
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Duterte names ex-Task Force Davao commander Erwin Neri as ISAFP chief

President Rodrigo Duterte has tapped Major General Erwin Bernard Neri, a former head of Task Force Davao, as the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP).

US bishops delay action on clergy abuse at Vatican's request

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops will delay action to deal with a crisis involving sexual abuse of minors by clergy until after a global meeting in February at the request of the Vatican, conference president Cardinal Daniel DiNardo said on Monday.
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US bishops delay action on clergy abuse at Vatican's request

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops will delay action to deal with a crisis involving sexual abuse of minors by clergy until after a global meeting in February at the request of the Vatican, conference president Cardinal Daniel DiNardo said on Monday.

Iran honoring nuclear deal as new sanctions hit, IAEA report shows

Iran has continued to implement the main nuclear restrictions set by its 2015 deal with major powers even as the United States reimposed sanctions against Tehran, a UN atomic watchdog report showed on Monday.
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Iran honoring nuclear deal as new sanctions hit, IAEA report shows

Iran has continued to implement the main nuclear restrictions set by its 2015 deal with major powers even as the United States reimposed sanctions against Tehran, a UN atomic watchdog report showed on Monday.

California officials fear record wildfire death toll could rise; 200 missing

Emergency teams searched on Monday for more than 200 people listed as missing in the deadliest northern California wildfire on record, and officials voiced concerns the casualty toll will climb higher as a resurgence of fierce winds fanned the flames.
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California officials fear record wildfire death toll could rise; 200 missing

Emergency teams searched on Monday for more than 200 people listed as missing in the deadliest northern California wildfire on record, and officials voiced concerns the casualty toll will climb higher as a resurgence of fierce winds fanned the flames.

1 kilong plastic, kapalit ng 1 kilong bigas sa Cavite

Maaaring ipalit ang isang kilong plastic sa isang kilong bigas sa Barangay Talon sa Amadeo, Cavite, ayon sa ulat ni Rida Reyes sa «Quick Response Team.»
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1 kilong plastic, kapalit ng 1 kilong bigas sa Cavite

Maaaring ipalit ang isang kilong plastic sa isang kilong bigas sa Barangay Talon sa Amadeo, Cavite, ayon sa ulat ni Rida Reyes sa «Quick Response Team.»

Wife says Ladlad’s ATM card lost in police raid, QCPD denies seizing it

Fides said the funds in the ATM account includes Ladlad's human rights compensation as a political prisoner during the Marcos regime. «Please just return to us this Landbank card that was pilfered during that planting expedition of November 8,» sh
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Wife says Ladlad’s ATM card lost in police raid, QCPD denies seizing it

Fides said the funds in the ATM account includes Ladlad's human rights compensation as a political prisoner during the Marcos regime. «Please just return to us this Landbank card that was pilfered during that planting expedition of November 8,» she added.

Transgender na 'di tanggap ng pamilya, umibig sa tunay na babae at nakabuntis ng lesbian

Naging masalimuot ang kuwento ng buhay at pag-ibig ng transgender na si Jerald, na matapos tumibok ang puso para sa isang tunay na babae, nabuntis naman niya ang kaibigan niyang lesbian.
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Transgender na 'di tanggap ng pamilya, umibig sa tunay na babae at nakabuntis ng lesbian

Naging masalimuot ang kuwento ng buhay at pag-ibig ng transgender na si Jerald, na matapos tumibok ang puso para sa isang tunay na babae, nabuntis naman niya ang kaibigan niyang lesbian.

Koko Nograles may take over brother Karlo’s legislative district -- Andaya

PBA party-list Representative Jericho «Koko» Nograles may take over the first legislative district of Davao City following the appointment of his brother Karlo as Cabinet Secretary.  
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Koko Nograles may take over brother Karlo’s legislative district -- Andaya

PBA party-list Representative Jericho «Koko» Nograles may take over the first legislative district of Davao City following the appointment of his brother Karlo as Cabinet Secretary.