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Fair grade for Noy’s first 100 days

Fair grade for Noy’s first 100 days

Members of the Philippine Senate gave President Aquino a fair grade for his performance during his first 100 days in Malacañang. Sen. Joker Arroyo said the President deserves the high marks because of the

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DepEd to hold public consultations on K+12 program

DepEd to hold public consultations on K+12 program

The Dept. of Education (DepEd) has formally launched its K+12 program as it held firm on its claim that students need additional 2 years to remain competitive especially for overseas employment. Education Secretary Armin

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Strongest typhoon in years rammed RP

Strongest typhoon in years rammed RP

The most powerful typhoon to hit the country in years rammed northern Philippines on Monday killing 10 people before exiting to South China Sea as it headed towards China and Vietnam. Super Typhoon “Juan”

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Chinese-Filipino kidnap victims freed

Chinese-Filipino kidnap victims freed

Eight kidnap victims of Chinese-Filipino descent, including seven school children, were released by the kidnappers three days after they were snatched in Valenzuela City. The victims include the father of three of the children,

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Monument in Israel honors Filipinos

Monument in Israel honors Filipinos

For saving 1,200 Jews from Holocaust By Volt Contreras Philippine Daily Inquirer Posted date: June 28, 2009 MANILA, Philippines—Before Schindler’s List, there was another document—the Philippine visa—that saved hundreds of Jews from the gas

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Palace asks DOLE to take care of wage hike moratorium

Palace asks DOLE to take care of wage hike moratorium

Malacañang tossed yesterday the matter of the wage hike moratorium to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), saying it was a very “sensitive” issue. “Job generation is a priority but the concern also

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Noynoy fires all GMA midnight appointees

Noynoy fires all GMA midnight appointees

President Aquino ordered Wednesday (Aug 4) the revocation of the midnight appointments of the previous Arroyo administration. The President’s directive was contained in Executive Order 2 “recalling, withdrawing, and revoking appointments issued by the

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Lanao prosecutor gunned down

Lanao prosecutor gunned down

The provincial prosecutor of Lanao del Norte was gunned down while jogging near his house in Iligan City early Wednesday (Aug 4) morning, police said. Iligan City police director Senior Superintendent Bernardo Reamon said

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DOTC to act as mediator for PAL and pilots

DOTC to act as mediator for PAL and pilots

Transportation Secretary Jose de Jesus has ordered his agency’s officials to continue mediation meetings between the management of Philippine Airlines and the pilots who left the flag-carrier, a spokesman said. Undersecretary Dante Velasco of

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Domeng intensifies into storm; floods, landslides warnings raised

Domeng intensifies into storm; floods, landslides warnings raised

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) raised flood and landslide warnings for residents in Northern and Central Luzon as tropical depression “Domeng” intensified into a storm Wednesday (Aug 4). Storm warning

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