Lim is set to resign on Monday as head of the Comelec-CFO

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Christian Robert Lim is set to resign as head of the poll body's Campaign Finance Office (CFO) next week.

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DILG prepares for the 2nd Metro Manila Shake Drill on June 22

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Cognizant of the need for disaster preparedness, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is getting ready for the simultaneous 2nd Metro Manila Shake Drill on June 22.

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PNP neutralizes 17,680 drug suspects in first 6 months of 2016

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno & Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Using the so-called "Whole-of-Government Approach" in its anti-illegal drugs operations, the Philippine National Police (PNP) has so far neutralized 17,680 narcotics suspects from Jan. 1 to June 15, this year.

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DepEd sees lower dropout rate in Senior High

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Filane Mikee Cervantes

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Outgoing Education Secretary Armin Luistro on Friday allayed fears of soaring dropout rates due to Senior High School (SHS), saying that the number will be reduced from 50 percent to 10 percent.

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DILG prepares for the 2nd Metro Manila Shake Drill on June 22

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Cognizant of the need for disaster preparedness, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is getting ready for the simultaneous 2nd Metro Manila Shake Drill on June 22.

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President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on Friday on the Filipino people to contribute to resolving successfully the Abu Sayyaf problem in Mindanao which has adverse impact on the country.

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Comelec chief rapped for 'Comeleak'

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

MANILA, June 17 — A privacy expert and former national statistician filed an administrative complaint on Friday against Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Andres Bautista in connection with the so-called "Comeleak" of voters' data.

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President Aquino hopes Philippines would be able to cope with future South China Sea challenges

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

MANILA, June 17 — Two weeks before leaving office, President Benigno S. Aquino III said he hopes the country would be better prepared to address the challenges posed by the International Arbitral Tribunal’s decision on the case filed by the Philippines against China.

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Lim is set to resign on Monday as head of the Comelec-CFO

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, June 17 (PNA) — Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Christian Robert Lim is set to resign as head of the poll body's Campaign Finance Office (CFO) next week.

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President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem

June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Leave a Comment 

MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on Friday on the Filipino people to contribute to resolving successfully the Abu Sayyaf problem in Mindanao which has adverse impact on the country.

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