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Palace: No compelling reason for Aquino to convene NSC

THERE is no compelling reason for President Benigno Aquino III to convene the National Security Council (NSC) despite China's massive reclamation works in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), a Palace official said Tuesday.

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NCRPO submits report on Jolo Revilla shooting to Espina

THE National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) has finished its investigation on the reportedly accidental shooting of Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla, NCRPO chief Police Director Carmelo Valmoria said Tuesday.

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SC: Oil, gas exploration activities in Tañon Strait unconstitutional

BAGUIO CITY -- Supreme Court (SC) justices declared unconstitutional on Tuesday the oil and gas exploration at the Tañon Strait between Negros and Cebu which environmentalists claimed endangered the mammals and livelihood of fishing communities.

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SWS: Satisfaction with Aquino admin hits record low

PUBLIC satisfaction with the administration of President Benigno Aquino III plunged to a record low, the Social Weather Stations (SWS) said on Tuesday.

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Aquino okays bill hiking Sandiganbayan divisions to 7

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has signed into law a bill providing for the creation of two more divisions of the Sandiganbayan, bringing the total number of divisions to seven, a Palace official said Tuesday.

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Senate probe sought on delayed issuance of vehicle plates, driver's licenses

SENATOR Alan Peter Cayetano filed Tuesday a resolution seeking to investigate the delayed issuance of vehicle plates and driver’s licenses by the Land Transportation Office (LTO).

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WATCH: Google joins the search for Loch Ness Monster

GOOGLE has joined the search for the Loch Ness Monster using its Street View cameras.

The firm sought the help of divers and local experts in exploring the murky waters of Scotland's Loch Ness.

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PCOS repair deal junked

BAGUIO CITY (Updated) -- Citing lack of public bidding, the Supreme Court (SC) junked on Tuesday the P268.8-million contract for the repair and upgrade of 82,000 vote counting machines to be used in the 2016 elections.

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