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Turkey purges thousands of public servants over foiled coup attempt

The Turkish government has escalated its nationwide crackdown on anyone who have possible ties to plotters of last week's failed coup attempt because of...
Davao blast

Davao City Blast: Updates and latest stories

While the rest of the country was asleep, hundreds of people both tourists and locals flocked the famous Davao City night market along Roxas...
Melania Trump

Melania Trump’s cribbed Michelle Obama’s speech

Melania Trump delivered a controversial speech at the Republican National Convention Monday night. Highlights of the said speech mirrored Michelle Obama's convention speech delivered...
Philippine constituion

Duterte’s declaration of State of Lawlessness: What you need to know

On Saturday, September 3, just hours after the tragic explosion in his home city, Davao,  President Rodrigo Duterte declared a "state of lawlessness" in...
Sen. Leila de Lima

Sen. De Lima holds back tears, calls Duterte’s accusations ‘foul’

MANILA, Philippines — In Pres. Rodrigo Duterte's speech during the Philippine National Police (PNP)’s 115th service anniversary today in Camp Crame, he launched a bold and...
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

GMA acquitted, “politically persecuted” by Aquino

The Supreme Court en banc released their decision on the plunder case against Macapagal-Arroyo regarding her alleged misappropriation of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office...
Rolando Espinosa

Why was Albuera mayor Espinosa allowed to go back to work?

LEYTE, Philippines: Albuera mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. was welcomed by his supporters when he reported for work on Tuesday this week even after being...
Bato dela Rosa

“I will kill you!” ‘Bato’ warned drug-linked cops

MANILA, Philippines – Today, an angry Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ dela Rosa faced several police officers who reported to Camp Crame...
ASEAN Flags

Significance of ASEAN integration in the Philippines

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a regional intergovernmental organization. It has been seen as a way to promote political, economic, social,...
President Rodrigo Duterte oath taking

BREAKING: Pres. Duterte releases EO on FOI

"After 29 years and only 25 days of President Rodrigo Duterte, this is already a record breaking speed of a cornerstone or milestone or...

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