SC junks Fil-Am NPA recruit’s amparo plea

MANILA The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed a petition for amparo and habeas data by Filipino-American Melissa Roxas who underwent training with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) in northern Luzon.

"The court resolves to dismiss the case for failure to prosecute," …

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SC junks Fil-Am NPA recruit’s amparo plea

MANILA The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed a petition for amparo and habeas data by Filipino-American Melissa Roxas who underwent training with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) in northern Luzon.

"The court resolves to dismiss the case for failure to prosecute," …

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Isko Moreno shuts down Isetann mall in Recto

MANILA The city government of Manila on Wednesday ordered the closure of Isetann Cinerama Complex along Recto Avenue for violating city ordinances and misrepresenting applications for permits.

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso said Tri-Union Properties Inc., the mall's owner, was operating as a lessor …

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MMDA spox sues Facebook page for ‘fake news’

MANILA Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) spokesperson, Assistant Secretary Celine Pialago, on Wednesday filed a cyber libel complaint against an anti-Duterte satire Facebook page for publishing fake news.

In a message sent to reporters, Pialago said she filed the complaint against the publisher/s of Pinoy …

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MMDA spox sues Facebook page for ‘fake news’

MANILA Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) spokesperson, Assistant Secretary Celine Pialago, on Wednesday filed a cyber libel complaint against an anti-Duterte satire Facebook page for publishing fake news.

In a message sent to reporters, Pialago said she filed the complaint against the publisher/s of Pinoy …

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Japanese diplomat visits PH Army chief

MANILA A ranking official of the Embassy of Japan in the Philippines paid a courtesy call on Philippine Army (PA) chief Lt. Gen. Macairog S. Alberto at the PA headquarters in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City Tuesday.

The visiting dignitary was Minister Yasushi Yamamoto, Deputy Chief …

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Rain showers to prevail over Luzon Wednesday

MANILA The northeasterly surface windflow will bring rain showers over Luzon on Wednesday.

In its 4 a.m. forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Bicol Region will have cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms due to the northeasterly surface …

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