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Gordon: Aquino, Garin may face charges over Dengvaxia mess

Metro Manila — The Senate panel probing the government’s controversial dengue vaccination program may recommend the filing of charges against former President Benigno Aquino III and other ex-officials. 439 more words


Manila Bay, Philippines

The last sunset of 2017 is pictured at Manila Bay, Philippines.

Source: Manila Bay, Philippines


Fleeting perfection

I WANTED to write about President Duterte and his third rape slur but I couldn’t. I wanted to discuss my dismay on the reinstatement of a police official in the Espinosa slay but something’s hindering me. 231 more words


How Philippine President Duterte Could End Up Dead in Dealings With China -- “China was complaining. The funds were allotted for the railway.” -- $200 M from China is gone, still no railway

Chinese complaint: $200 M, still no railway

By Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 15, 2017 – 12:00am

Hundreds of millions in Chinese assistance intended for a railway project have been exhausted, President Rodrigo Duterte said, as he vowed to put at stake his life, honor and the presidency in his fight against corruption. 861 more words