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Without BBL, Duterte warns of another war in Mindanao

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, January 18, warned about the possibility of another war erupting in Mindanao if the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is not enacted into law.

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Duterte inaugurates OFW Bank

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, January 17, led the ceremonial opening of the Overseas Filipino Bank in an effort to respond to the financial needs of Filipino migrant workers and their families.

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Scientists seek super-shot for flu 100 years after pandemic

WASHINGTON -- The descriptions are haunting.

Some victims felt fine in the morning and were dead by night. Faces turned blue as patients coughed up blood. Stacked bodies outnumbered coffins.

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Senate-House summit proposed before con-ass

THE Senate and the House of Representatives must sit down and talk to end the political bickering over the mode of amending the 1987 Constitution, Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri said.

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PNP clarifies: Reshuffle not related to Duterte's anti-corruption drive

PHILIPPINE National Police (PNP) spokesperson Dionardo Carlos clarified Thursday, January 18, that the mass reshuffle of senior police officials is a regular procedure caused by the retirement of some officers.

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Empedrad is new Navy chief

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Rear Admiral Robert Empedrad as the new flag officer in command of the Philippine Navy.

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House to pursue con-ass even without Senate

SENATORS have agreed to boycott the constituent assembly that the House of Representatives wants to convene for the purpose of amending the Constitution.

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China, Europe jointly test technology for storm satellite

BERLIN -- China and Europe are jointly testing new technology that could help satellites peer through clouds and analyze storms.

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