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Agusan pols’ kin nabbed in drug raid

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BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – A relative of Agusan del Norte 2nd District Rep. Erlpe John Amante and Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante Jr.

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Ilocos Norte town mayor’s office padlocked

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BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines – The mayor’s office of Bangui town in Ilocos Norte was padlocked on Thursday to prevent the entry of Mayor Diosdado Ga

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Ex-judge sentenced to 6 years for accepting P20,000 bribe

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MANILA, Philippines – The Sandiganbayan has sentenced a former judge to a maximum of six years’ imprisonment for accepting a P20,000 bribe in exchange for a

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Lawmaker eyes access road to Clark airport

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MANILA, Philippines – A Pampanga congressman is eyeing the construction of an access road to Clark International Airport to speed up its development as one o

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NCIP faces raps over canceled ancestral land titles

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BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – Claimants of Ibaloy ancestral lands here will file charges against the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) for allege

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Japan to turn over emergency vehicles to Yolanda-hit areas

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MANILA, Philippines – The Japanese government will donate additional emergency vehicles to local government units (LGUs) in Eastern Visayas that were affecte

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Red tide alert in Iloilo, 3 Luzon provinces

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MANILA, Philippines – The coastal waters of Masbate, Pangasinan, Bataan and Iloilo remain positive for red tide toxins, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic R

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ARMM's public works chief named 'model official'

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COTABATO CITY, Philippines – Employees of the public works department of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Friday greeted with a thanksgivin

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Girl, 4, dies in Kalinga road mishap

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TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – A four-year-old girl was killed when she was hit by a speeding jeepney along the Kalinga-Mt.

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BFAR imposes 3-month sardine fishing ban in Zamboanga

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MANILA, Philippines – A three-month fishing ban on sardines will be imposed in the Zamboanga peninsula starting Dec.

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