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Philippines: Blame China not Aquino for South China Sea problem -- We must assert the rights of the Philippines under international law

Rappler

Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon says former president Benigno Aquino III only did his duty to assert the rights of the Philippines under international law during his watch… 990 more words

Arroyo Camp Thanks SC for Allowing Her to Remove Neck Brace Forever

MANILA, Philippines — The camp of Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is grateful to the Supreme Court after it decided with finality that the former president may no longer wear her neck brace, especially in public. 196 more words

Humor

Remembering Marlene Esperat

Being a whistleblower for government corruption should reward you as a hero, unfortunately in the Philippines exposing injustice in the bureaucracy would devastate your life instead. 712 more words

Philippine Issues

Duterte appoints new Iloilo, Negros judges

“I love judges, and I love courts. They are my ideals, that typify on earth what we shall meet hereafter in heaven under a just God.” 566 more words

POLITICS

Arroyo and Virgilio Garcillano Were Textmates

In 2005, “Hello Garci” becomes a household expression after President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and COMELEC Commissioner Virgilio Garcillano announce themselves as textmates.

Netizen @ceso contributed to this report. (Read on Facebook)

Releases

Waiting and searching for truth

IT was Father’s Day of 1990. Ron de Vera, who was then 9 years old, couldn’t wait to go out with his dad, Manuel “Noni” Manaog, for a celebration. 628 more words

Human Rights

Bill Clinton "Has Always Been A Close Friend To Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo" -- But she had the cases against her dismissed

By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 28, 2016 – 12:00am

In a letter written three years ago but released only now, Bill Clinton apologized for not being able to respond immediately to Arroyo’s letter, informing that she would not be able to accept his invitation to speak at the Clinton Global Initiative conference in the US as she had been incarcerated. 390 more words