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Suspected drug pusher dead in Laguna

SAN PEDRO CITY –– A suspected illegal drug pusher was killed in a buy-bust operation in Calamba City in Laguna province on Thursday. Laguna police director Col. Eleazar Matta, in a text message, identified the suspect as Marco Magnaye, a ...

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K-pop mogul resigns as drug, sex scandals rock YG Entertainment

YG Entertainment founder and chief producer Yang Hyun-suk. Reuters/file K-pop mogul Yang Hyun-suk resigned Friday as head of South Korea’s major record agency YG Entertainment amid drug and sex scandals that have rocked his company. Yang, founder and chief producer ...

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Drug suspect slain in shootout with Valenzuela cops

MANILA, Philippines — A drug suspect was killed after he tried to shoot it out with three law enforcers during a buy-bust operation in Valenzuela City on Thursday evening.  ADVERTISEMENT Members of Valenzuela police station Drug Enforcement Unit, led by ...

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Duterte admits many poor Pinoys killed in drug war

Policemen inspect the body of a man, with tape wrapped around his head and feet, who is an alleged victim of drug-related summary execution in Manila, in February 2017. Ezra Acayan, Reuters/file MANILA – Poor Filipinos are vulnerable in the ...

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De Lima wants probe on Central Luzon drug war killings

MANILA, Philippines — Opposition senator Leila de Lima has called for a probe on the increase of drug-related killings in Central Luzon due to police anti-drug operations. De Lima recently filed Senate Resolution No. 1041 which urges the appropriate Senate ...

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‘Drug pusher’ dead in Camarines Norte buy-bust

NAGA CITY — A suspected drug pusher was shot and killed in a shootout with police during a buy-bust operation in Sta. Elena town, Camarines Norte province before dawn Thursday. A police report said Gary Elemen pulled out a caliber-.45 ...

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Lacson dares ‘Bikoy’: Show wire transfers of alleged drug payola

[embedded content] MANILA – Now that he has gone public, the alleged creator of the “Totoong Narco-List” videos should show proof of his allegations that relatives and allies of President Rodrigo Duterte have links to illegal drugs, Sen. Panfilo Lacson ...

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Photo exhibit ukol sa Marawi siege, drug war binuksan sa World Press Freedom Day

[embedded content] Ginugunita ngayong Mayo 3 ang World Press Freedom Day. Kaugnay nito, isang forum at photo exhibit tungkol sa buhay politika at mga makasaysayang pangyayari sa bansa kamakailan. I-Bandila mo, Abner Mercado. – Bandila, Biyernes, 3 Mayo, 2019 Bisitahin ...

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PNP to De Lima: Drug war being waged without fear, favor 

Philippine National Police spokesperson Police Colonel Bernard Banac. INQUIRER.net file photo / Cathrine Gonzales MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday lashed back at Senator Leila de Lima, who earlier called the drug war “fake” and “targeted ...

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K-pop star held on drug charges in latest scandal

Park Yoo-chun, a K-pop idol singer, arrives at the Suwon district court in Suwon, South Korea on April 26, 2019. Kim Hong-Ji, Reuters SEOUL, South Korea – K-pop and drama star Park Yoo-chun was arrested on Friday on charges of ...

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