Category Archives: The Philippine Star – Philippines

Next challenge after new Bangsamoro: Good governance

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COTABATO CITY – The challenge now confronting stakeholders to the Mindanao peace process is not how to accelerate the creation of the Bangsamoro government b

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ARMM celebrates Amon Jaded

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COTABATO CITY – The country’s Muslim community celebrated Saturday the Islamic New Year “Amon Jaded,” a non-working holiday in the Autonomous Region in Musli

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BIFF attacks military posts in Maguindanao, Sultan Kudarat

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COTABATO CITY, Philippines – The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) has owned up to the attacks in Datu Piang, Datu Unsay and Shariff Aguak in Maguin

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Sandigan grants bail to ex-Bacolod mayor

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BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Former Bacolod mayor Luzviminda Valdez, who has been in hiding since she was charged with malversation of public funds through fa

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4 suspected robbers killed in Cavite encounter

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MANILA, Philippines – Four suspected robbers were killed in an alleged shootout with policemen in Silang, Cavite yesterday.

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$500-M waste processing plant to rise in Bataan

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BALANGA CITY, Bataan – A waste processing plant worth around $500 million will be constructed in the upland village of Daang Pare in Orion town.

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P7-M marijuana seized in Ilocos Sur

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TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – Marijuana plants, dried leaves and seeds with a street value of over P7 million were seized and destroyed by a team of police

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Tornado destroys 106 houses in Negros; 2 hurt

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BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Two persons were injured and 106 houses were either destroyed or damaged when a tornado hit a barangay in Isabela town, Negros Oc

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Pangasinan to experience 11-hour blackout

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DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines – At least 10 towns and a city in this province will experience an 11-hour power outage today, according to the National Grid Corp.

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Zambales fruit vendor claims share of P30.9-M lotto jackpot

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MANILA, Philippines – A 66-year-old fruit vendor from Zambales has claimed her share of the jackpot in the 6/55 Grand Lotto draw, which she won with a player

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