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  • Tagle named to key Vatican post
    by Evelyn Macairan on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    With Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle’s appointment by Pope Francis to a key Vatican office in charge of spreading the Catholic faith, he might have to step down as the Archbishop of Manila and leave the Philippines to take office in Rome.

  • GSIS pensioner's Christmas cash gifts released on December 15
    by Mary Grace Padin on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    Old-age and disability pensioners will enjoy their Christmas cash gifts from the Government Service Insurance System starting Dec. 15, the state pension fund announced yesterday.

  • Cokaliong Shipping Lines Inc. turns 30?
    on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    Cebu-based Cokaliong Shipping Lines Inc. celebrated its 30th anniversary with a big party last Sunday at the Santa Maria Grand Ballroom of Radisson Blu Hotel Cebu.?

  • Duterte wants to talk with water firms
    by Alexis Romero on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    There will be no compromise with the country’s top water concessionaires until President Duterte has spoken with their owners and the government lawyers behind the concession deals that he says have led to the “bargaining away” of Philippine sovereignty.

  • 477 cops dismissed for drug-related offenses
    by Emmanuel Tupas on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    At least 477 members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) were kicked out of the service after they were found to be involved in illegal drugs.

  • DILG won’t propose Yule truce with Reds
    by Emmanuel Tupas on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will not recommend a ceasefire with communist rebels during the Christmas holidays.

  • House to RTC: Don’t interfere with Ombudsman decisions
    by Delon Porcalla on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    House members affirmed yesterday the Court Administrator’s circular addressing regional trial court judges’ interference in the implementation of decisions on disciplinary cases by the Office of the Ombudsman, stressing that it meant there are several constitutional and quasi-judicial bodies where its temporary restraining orders cannot be enforced.

  • Philippine clinches SEAG crown
    by Dante Navarro on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    The SEA Games king is back and steaming home with another gold rush to spice up its coronation day.

  • Meralco rates up in December for third straight month
    by Danessa Rivera on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    Manila Electric Co. rates will increase for the third straight month in December on higher generation charge pulled up mainly by wholesale electricity spot market charges.

  • Noynoy Aquino lands in hospital
    by Ghio Ong on 9. desember 2019 at 16:00

    Amid speculations about his health, former president Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III was admitted to the Makati Medical Center yesterday for still unknown reasons.

  • China's New Coal Plants Raise Climate Threat
    by An analysis by Michael Lelyveld on 9. desember 2019 at 15:35

    The government has eased limits on building coal-fired power plants despite global warming concerns.

  • Narendra Modi’s new anti-Muslim citizenship law sparks fear, panic and protests in India
    by Bloomberg on 9. desember 2019 at 14:17

    India’s parliament is set to approve legislation preventing Muslim migrants from neighbouring countries from receiving citizenship – the next step in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hardline Hindu nationalist programme and one that is seen to go against the nation’s secular constitution.The controversial citizenship bill has sparked protests and fear around India, with lawyers working overtime to help millions at risk of being left stateless in the world’s largest democracy.The Citizenship…