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Ex-OFW nabbed with P1.6M in illegal drugs

A FORMER overseas Filipino worker (OFW) was arrested by police during a buy-bust in Sitio Buli, Barangay Duljo-Fatima, Cebu City at 4 p.m. today.

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Bondal: Binay used ex-senator’s nephew as dummy

THE nephew of former senator Joker Arroyo was used as Vice President Jejomar Binay’s dummy in the joint venture that manages the University of Makati's nursing program, lawyer Renato Bondal said Tuesday.

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AFP denies terror threat in Metro Manila malls

MANILA -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) denied on Tuesday rumors circulating on social media that the Basilan-based terrorist group Abu Sayyaf was targeting at least two SM malls in Metro Manila.

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Marcos: Peace Council recommendations mean changes to draft BBL

SENATOR Ferdinand Marcos Jr. said Tuesday the recommendations of the multi-sectoral Peace Council on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) would be useful in crafting a better version of the proposed measure.

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P1.2B released for senior citizens' pension

THE Aquino administration has released P1.2 billion to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for the social pension of 200,000 indigent senior citizens, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said Tuesday.

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A name for Britain's new princess: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

LONDON — It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

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Senate receives Peace Council report on BBL

AFTER President Benigno Aquino III, the multi-sectoral Peace Council submitted on Tuesday its report on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) to the Senate.

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Magnitude 7.5 quake rocks Papua New Guinea, local tsunami possible

SYDNEY — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, and officials warned that a local tsunami was possible.

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