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Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:02:00 +0800
Alleged Manila police order to list Muslim students slammed as deplorable, disgraceful
"It is deplorable that the PNP would want to target these young Muslim students to supposedly counter violent extremism, which is short of saying that Muslims are more likely to become extremists or terrorists."

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:12:00 +0800
Fitch Ratings raises outlook on LandBank, DBP to ‘positive’
Global debt watcher Fitch Ratings on Thursday upgraded its outlook on two state-owned banks following a similar move it did for the Philippine government.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:49:00 +0800
Anti-sub helicopter, missile-equipped boat to help secure Western Mindanao waters
The Philippine Navy acquired two AW159s last year.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:07:00 +0800
Palace: Letting ABS-CBN operate with expired franchise could be questioned in court
"If somebody questions that before the Supreme Court, there would be a problem," Panelo said at a press briefing.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:06:00 +0800
CHR cautions against making light of torture, urges creation of anti-torture body
On February 10, Duterte promoted the use of torture against "ninja cops" while addressing local executives in Pasay.

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Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:07:00 +0800
Palace: Letting ABS-CBN operate with expired franchise could be questioned in court
"If somebody questions that before the Supreme Court, there would be a problem," Panelo said at a press briefing.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:06:00 +0800
CHR cautions against making light of torture, urges creation of anti-torture body
On February 10, Duterte promoted the use of torture against "ninja cops" while addressing local executives in Pasay.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:59:00 +0800
Lawyer elevates disqualification case vs Pimentel to SC
Topacio urged the SC to cancel Pimentel COC for the 2019 midterm elections and hold him as ineligible as a senator for period beginning 30 June 2019 to 30 June 2025.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:39:00 +0800
Filipinos on quarantined ship to come home on February 23  — DOH
According to Health Secretary Francisco Duque III, the compatriots will be brought to Haribon Hangar of Clark Air Base in two planes, although these would be arriving some two or three hours apart. 

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:08:00 +0800
Palace says Duterte won't allow Espenido to be harmed
Malacañang Thursday assured Police Lt. Col. Jovie Espenido of protection after the police official - a poster boy of President Duterte's controversial war on illegal drugs - said he could be targeted by drug lords and even the government.

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Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:02:00 +0800
Alleged Manila police order to list Muslim students slammed as deplorable, disgraceful
"It is deplorable that the PNP would want to target these young Muslim students to supposedly counter violent extremism, which is short of saying that Muslims are more likely to become extremists or terrorists."

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:49:00 +0800
Anti-sub helicopter, missile-equipped boat to help secure Western Mindanao waters
The Philippine Navy acquired two AW159s last year.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:07:00 +0800
Guevarra: Murder of BuCor exec 'very likely' linked to GCTA controversy
The Justice chief said that while the killing is still under investigation, it is “very likely that it might have something to do with the GCTA issue.”

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:03:00 +0800
Pasig mayor says no confirmed COVID-19 in city hospital, asks to stop spread of fake news
“No cases in PCGH as of this minute,” Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto said.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0800
Año to cops on drug list: Prove your innocence
Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año yesterday challenged Lt. Col. Jovie Espenido and 355 other police officers included in the narco list of the administration to present pieces of evidence that will show they are innocent.

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Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:17:00 +0800
2 kids die in explosion
TWO children were killed in an explosion in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, the police reported Thursday, February 20.Police Major Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-Zamboanga Peninsula information

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:15:00 +0800
Carpenter kills policewoman, injures niece
A POLICEMWOMAN was killed, while her friend was injured in a hacking incident in a west coast village of Zamboanga City, the police reported Thursday, February 20.Police Captain Edwin Duco, Zamboanga City

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:13:00 +0800
Anti-drug operations net 4, P93,000 shabu
FOUR persons, including two high-value target drug personalities, were arrested, while P93,900 worth of substance believed to be shabu were seized in separate anti-drug operations in Zamboanga Peninsula.The

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:13:00 +0800
Zambo mayor sets advocacy vs spitting in public places
MAYOR Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has instructed the City Health and Administrator's Offices to implement a more intensified program advocating people not to spit out indiscriminately in public

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 17:40:00 +0800
DTI reminds price freeze on emergency medicines
THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has reminded all pharmacies and other related businesses about the price freeze on essential emergency medicines ,including the ordinary and N95 face masks due

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