Saturday, 24 May 2014

Nation - Google News

Nation - Google News

'Former mayor organised' Philippines death squad that killed 300 people - The Independent

Posted: 22 May 2014 09:29 AM PDT

'Former mayor organised' Philippines death squad that killed 300 people
The Independent
A death squad allegedly organised by a former mayor has killed almost 300 alleged drug dealers, petty criminals and street children in the Philippines, according to a report. Human Rights Watch investigated the involvement of local government officials and ...

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Ferdinand Marcos Jr.: Yolanda rehab too slow -

Posted: 24 May 2014 05:07 PM PDT

Philippine Star

Ferdinand Marcos Jr.: Yolanda rehab too slow
TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines—Sen. Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. is asking the national government to expedite the release of funds for the rehabilitation of areas hit by Supertyphoon Yolanda. Senator Ferdinand "Bong-Bong" Marcos Jr. Photo by Ryan ...
Tacloban conducts storm surge drillsManila Standard Today
Devastated Philippine City Faces Agonizing WaitWall Street Journal
Yolanda survivors, LGU hold first storm surge drill in LeyteGMA News
Philippine Star -InterAksyon
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Metro Manila sizzles - Tempo

Posted: 24 May 2014 06:49 PM PDT

The Centrio Times

Metro Manila sizzles
Manila, Philippines – The temperature in Metro Manila soared to 36.7 degrees Celsius yesterday afternoon, the hottest day so far in the metropolis this year. According to Fernando Cada, weather forecaster of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and ...
Metro Manila experienced this year's hottest temperature yetThe Centrio Times
Metro Manila records hottest day at 36.7°Manila Bulletin
PAGASA records Metro Manila's hottest temperature this yearInterAksyon
GMA News
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2nd whistle-blower lets lawyer go -

Posted: 24 May 2014 05:04 PM PDT


2nd whistle-blower lets lawyer go
MANILA, Philippines—Merlita Suñas, one of the whistle-blowers in the P10-billion pork barrel scam, has let go of the services of lawyer Levito Baligod, saying she wanted to fight her "battles" without his help. Atty. Levito Baligod talks to reporters after a break ...
Another PDAF scam whistleblower lets go of BaligodABS CBN News
'Pork' scam whistleblower Merlina Suñas drops Baligod as lawyerGMA News
Another pork scam whistle-blower drops Baligod as counselInterAksyon
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SC may rule on Erap DQ case next month - Philippine Star

Posted: 23 May 2014 09:27 AM PDT

Philippine Star

SC may rule on Erap DQ case next month
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines - The Supreme Court (SC) could rule next month on petitions to disqualify former President Joseph Estrada as mayor of Manila, an insider bared yesterday. The source said the high court in a resolution promulgated on April 22 required ...
2 Philippine mayors face ouster for buying voteGulf Today
Beauty search brings back days of famous miss manila contestantsCatanduanes Tribune
The Erap factorManila Standard Today
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Bishops speak out - Manila Standard Today

Posted: 24 May 2014 09:21 AM PDT


Bishops speak out
Manila Standard Today
The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philipines appealed to government officials linked to the multi billion pork barrel scam not to use the power of their office to obstruct the pursuit of truth amid reports that alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim ...
CBCP to 'pork' politicians: Come out, admit what you didInterAksyon
Palace maintains it will follow due process in 'pork' scam
CBCP head pushes rosary campaign for conversion of pork barrel scam 'culprits'GMA News
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ASEAN risks being divided in US pivot to Asia - Daily Times

Posted: 24 May 2014 01:10 PM PDT


ASEAN risks being divided in US pivot to Asia
Daily Times
WHILE the United States, with the pivot to Asia, is testing China's capability to handle diplomatic challenges in ties with its neighbourhood, it is carrying out the strategy increasingly at the expense of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by ...
US forming new security alliance in Asia-PacificPhilippine Star
Boost relations with Australia for regional successBangkok Post
US admiral Locklear: 'Winner-take-all' tack won't solve Asia
Oman Tribune
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