Cloudiness, isolated rains over PH Friday

MANILA The entire archipelago will continue to experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers caused by localized thunderstorms, the weather bureau said Friday.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) added that flash floods or landslides are possible during severe …

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Election results credible: Panelo

MANILA MalacaAang believes that the result of the May 13 midterm elections are credible despite glitches experienced by the transparency server and vote counting machines (VCMs).

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo assured that the Commission on Elections (Comelec) will be investigating the problem encountered by the …

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200 tons of poll campaign trash collected

MANILA The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has collected 29 truckloads equivalent to 200.37 tons of discarded election-related materials in Metro Manila.

In a statement on Friday, the MMDA said its Metro Parkway Clearing Group (MPCG) hauled campaign trash in the metropolis from March 1 …

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DND chief discharged after brief hospitalization

MANILA Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana was discharged from the Veterans Memorial Medical Center early Friday where he was confined after suffering from stress and eye troubles.

"Hi everyone, I was released earlier today (Friday). Except for some issues that go with …

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People’s support vital in defeating insurgency

MANILA People's support is essential in defeating communist guerillas, a former Colombian Armed Forces officer told his Philippine Army (PA) counterparts Wednesday.

Retired Major Gen. Carlos Rojas made this statement during a cross-learning seminar held in PA headquarters in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, which was …

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Army Signal Regiment vows more reforms

MANILA The Army Signal Regiment (ASR) celebrated its 8th founding anniversary on Wednesday and pledged to further strengthen its organization with the institutionalization of new doctrines and the acquisition of new equipment.

Strengthening the organization will be through the conduct of combat training of its …

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P213-M tax raps filed vs. Tacloban bizman

MANILA Revenue officials on Thursday announced the filing of criminal charges against a businessman found in possession of PHP213 million of fake cigarettes with bogus excise stamps.

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Eastern Visayas Region filed the criminal complaint with the Department of Justice …

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