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24 students rushed to hospital for vomiting

AT LEAST 29 students of Concord Technical Institute in Barangay Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City were rushed to the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) yesterday after complaining of abdominal pain, heart palpitation, headache, and vomiting.

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Bucor reveals 3 versions of Bilibid stabbing incident

THE Bureau of Corrections (Bucor) is looking into three versions of the stabbing incident in the New Bilibid Prison's building 14 that resulted in the death of one Chinese crime lord and injury to four others.

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'Inmates' stab wounds meant to kill'

MUNTINLUPA Medical Center director Dr. Uriel Halum said Wednesday that the stab wounds obtained by the high-profile inmates in a riot at the National Bilibid Prison (NBP) were meant to kill.

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Duterte: 'I'm not trying to derogate De Lima'

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday that he had no intention to derogate his staunchest critic, Senator Leila de Lima, refuting the lawmaker's claim that he was trying to vilify her.

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Mandaue councilor's nephew killed in shootout

TWO suspected participants in the illegal drug trade, including a nephew of a city councilor, were killed in separate police operations in Mandaue City.

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CA confirms Diokno as budget secretary

THE Commission on Appointments (CA) confirmed Wednesday the appointment of Benjamin Diokno as the Secretary of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) becoming the first member of President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet to be confirmed.

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