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  • Duterte: ROTC or conscription?

    April 23, 2017 5:48 PM 4

    MANILA, Philippines - President Duterte yesterday floated the idea of enacting a conscription law as he criticized the scrapping of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) as a college requirement following the death of a cadet. A conscription law will require citizens to undergo military training or serve the armed forces. In a speech during the opening

  • Malacañang welcomes LP rejection of impeachment bid against Duterte

    April 23, 2017 5:48 PM 4

    Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella affirmed that an impeachment move against the President would not only undermine the popular vote but would also harm the local economy. “We welcome the Liberal Party’s position not to support any impeachment move against President Rodrigo Duterte,” Abella said. “Any impeachment process would be counterproductive

  • Final Four exit to serve as challenge for FEU, says Delos Santos

    April 23, 2017 5:17 PM 3

    For three straight years, Far Eastern University has reached the Final Four of the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament, but all of those ended in early exits. Their latest exile from the semifinals was on Sunday when Ateneo handed the Lady Tamaraws a four-set beating, 25-22, 25-10, 16-25, 26-24, Sunday at Mall of Asia Arena. Despite the Final Four heartbreak

  • Brownlee gets Ginebra win as birthday gift

    April 23, 2017 5:07 PM 4

    Ginebra has gotten so used to Justin Brownlee churning huge numbers that Sunday’s game was nothing out of the ordinary. However, the returning import’s showing against TNT is actually a special one for Brownlee for the simple reason that the 107-89 win coincided with his 29th birthday. “I’m not too familiar in my past games if I won or lost anything

  • Two PH films compete in Bangkok

    April 23, 2017 4:04 PM 3

    Two Filipino films are competing in the 2017 Bangkok Asean Film Festival, from April 27 to May 1 in Thailand. Mikhail Red’s “Birdshot” will have screenings on April 29 and 30. Meanwhile, Bradley Liew’s “Singing in Graveyards” will be shown on April 27 and 29. Screenings will be held at the Paragon Cineplex Siam Paragon and SF World Cinema CentralWorld

  • Reds storm tourist spot in Davao

    April 23, 2017 4:00 PM 3

    DAVAO CITY , Philippines — Suspected New People’s Army (NPA) guerrillas yesterday attacked one of the major tourist destinations in Cateel, Davao Oriental. No tourist was hurt in the incident that occurred at around 4 a.m., according to Capt. Rhyan Batchar, chief information officer of the Army’s 10th Infantry Division. Reports said the tourists were arriving

  • Aikiko House Hotel in Davao City: comfortable and affordable

    April 23, 2017 3:19 PM 3

    LOOKING for a relaxing place to stay in the heart of Davao City at an affordable price? Seek no more, the Aikiko House is the answer. This Japanese-inspired four-storey hotel mixed with sleek and modern touches is perfect for any traveler who wants to relax amid the hustle and bustle of the city. "We envision the hotel to take the initiative and lead in the uplifting

  • Female cop suspected to be helping Abu Sayyaf in Bohol detained

    April 23, 2017 12:49 PM 5

    CLARIN, Bohol — A female police officer assigned in Davao Region and her driver have been detained on suspicion that they were here to rescue the remaining Abu Sayyaf members who were being hunted down by government troops. Supt. Maria Christina Nobleza and Reenor Lou Dungon tried to drive past a police checkpoint past 8 p.m. on Saturday, about the same time when police

  • Defense chief visit to Pag-asa Island a morale boost for troops

    April 23, 2017 12:18 PM 3

    PAG-ASA ISLAND, Philippines — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s long-planned visit to Pag-asa Island (Thitu Island) in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) on Friday was a big motivation for troops stationed there. “Masaya kami dahil ‘yung balita na dala niya na nakakapagpa-high morale sa amin. Mapapabuti yung buhay ng mga kasundaluhan,” said Lieutenant

  • Duterte taps Cimatu as envoy for OFW refugees

    April 23, 2017 11:46 AM 3

    MANILA — Malacañang on Sunday night said President Duterte has appointed former Armed Forces chief of staff Roy Cimatu as special ambassador for overseas Filipino worker-refugees. Presidential spokesperson Ernie Abella announced Cimatu’s newest Cabinet position. Prior to his appointment, President Duterte had designated Cimatu as special envoy to the Middle