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Malacañang disinvite did not sit well with Robredo

I am talking of course about Malacañang’s invitation for Vice President Leni Robredo to attend the New Year’s Day Vin d’Honneur scheduled for Jan. 11 only to be informed later that she was disinvited. 378 more words

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PH-China relations more important than sea row ruling by international tribunal

If anybody is still wondering why President Rodrigo Duterte was included among the 74 most powerful people in the world, one has only to read this piece and see how his decision to “set aside” an international ruling which concluded that China has no legal basis to claim historic rights to the bulk of the South China Sea is impacting the world community. 360 more words

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Robredo disavows being puppet of the LP

Truth to tell is that I have nothing but admiration and support for Vice President Leni Robredo as a person and as a politician.

I expressed this opinion and you can find it at : … 564 more words

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NBI findings put Duterte on the spotlight

 

Tasked to investigate the controversial killings of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa and fellow inmate Raul Yap inside the Baybay City, Leyte provincial jail on Nov. 5, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) finally came out with a report concluding that the victims were murdered by policemen belonging to the Philippine National Police’s Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) Regional Office No. 347 more words

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Duterte doing an injustice to Robredo

The resignation of Vice President Leni Robredo as chairperson of the cabinet-level Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) did not really come as a surprise to me. 419 more words

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De Lima resorting to psywar against Espinosa

With alleged drug lord Kerwin Espinosa now under the custody of the Philippine National Police (PNP), the very one person that is feeling upset and maybe freaking out is Sen. 398 more words

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Andanar’s wrong choice of words

It is very unfortunate that while the imminent burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani remains contentious, even after the Supreme Court favored it, Communications Secretary Martin Andanar has to commit a faux pas that only disconcerted and further inflamed the sentiments of those against it, most especially the aggrieved ones. 349 more words

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