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Palace urges public to remain vigilant as vote counting begins

By EJ Roque  May 14, 2019, 12:23 am MANILA – Malacañang on Monday commended ‘everyone’ for a peaceful 2019 midterm elections and urged the public to remain vigilant as vote counting proceeds. “As counting begins, we call on everyone to be vigilant and be on guard against any act of irregularity in the election,” Presidential Spokesperson Salvador...

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Libel cases vs ABS-CBN execs get boost

With the finding of probable cause for libel, Chief Prosecutor Vimar Barcellano recommended the immediate filing of criminal complaints against three ABS CBN executives: Drilon, Lozano, and Borromeo in the Quezon City courts.

The filing of criminal cases carries with it the issuance of warrants of arrest for the three executives.

Let NBI do its job to prosecute ‘Bikoy’: Palace
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Let NBI do its job to prosecute ‘Bikoy’: Palace

By Azer Parrocha / PNA MANILA — It is up to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to file charges against the hooded man claiming to be “Bikoy” in the video series accusing President Rodrigo Duterte’s family and allies as part of the illegal drug trade, Malacañang said on Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this...

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Blogger linked to destab plot video faces inciting to sedition rap

By Benjamin Pulta, PNA MANILA — Embattled blogger Rodel Jayme underwent inquest proceedings before the Department of Justice (DOJ) Thursday after the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) recommended charges of “inciting to sedition” against him. In its charge sheet filed before the inquest prosecutor, the NBI Task Force on Cybercrime Division (CCD) under Senior Agent Francis...

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Magnitude 6.1 quake causes road, infra damage in Pampanga

A magnitude of 6.1 earthquake jolted parts of Central Luzon on Monday afternoon, Apr 22 (PHT), sustaining infrastructure damages across its towns.

Intensity 5 -San Felipe, Zambales; Malolos and Obando, Bulacan; Quezon City; Lipa, Batangas; Manila City; Abucay, Bataan; Valenzuela City; Magalang, Pampanga

Intensity 4 - Pasig City; Makati City; Caloocan City; Meycauayan and San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan; Floridablanca, Pampanga; Villasis, Pangasinan; Villasis, Pangasinan; Baguio City; Marikina City; Las Pinas City

Intensity 3 - Lucban, Quezon; Muntinlupa City, Cabanatuan City; Palayan City; Gapan City; Santo Domingo and Talavera, Nueva Ecija

Intensity 2 - Baler, Aurora