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4 out of 5 Filipinos satisfied with conduct, results of May 2019 elections: SWS

MANILA – Majority of Filipinos were satisfied with the conduct, as well as the results of the May 2019 elections, according to the latest survey released by Social Weather Stations (SWS) Tuesday. The pollster found that 80 percent of those ...

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POC elections set for July 28; Tolentino to run for president

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) will hold its elections on July 28, in accordance with the instructions of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Council Asia (OCA). This was confirmed by POC chairman Abraham “Bambol” ...

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Poll watchdog: ‘Meet-me rooms’ with undeclared servers used in elections

[embedded content] As early as the 2016 elections, a “meet-me room” infrastructure was already in place, hosting some undeclared queuing servers, according to an election watchdog group. Nelson Celis, spokesperson of Automated Election System Watch (AES Watch), told ANC’s “Future ...

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Yeng Guiao to use NLEX’s early exit to prepare for elections

Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Yeng Guiao is arguably the busiest head coach in the PBA with coaching duties getting divided to his commitments with NLEX and the Philippine national team. He’s also a career politician who’s seeking to return ...

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Agri dept warns: Beware of inflated damage reports ahead of May elections

A farmer walks by the parched pond in a remote village in Libungan, North Cotabato. Keith Bacongco, ABS-CBN News MANILA – Total crop damage due to El Niño is at P1.3 billion based on the latest data collected, the Department ...

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ANC Soundbytes: Honesty and elections

Should honesty be an issue in the elections? No less than the Vice President and the President's daughter engaged in a heated word war on the matter. Here's how both parties decided to resolve the matter. Let’s block ads! (Why?)

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Colmenares: Elections under Duterte admin transcend political parties

MANILA, Philippines — Will the ancient proverb “the enemy of my enemy is my friend” hold true in the 2019 midterm elections? Bayan Muna chair and Makabayan senatorial bet Neri Colmenares said on Wednesday he is open to forming alliances ...

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News orgs, universities launch 2019 elections fact-checking site

Representatives of various news organizations and the academe pose for a group photo after the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) of TSEK.PH with members of the academe at the University of the Philippines in Quezon City, February 11, ...

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Maduro rejects call for elections amid mounting pressure

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro. AP FILE CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday rejected a European ultimatum that he call elections as opposition rival Juan Guaido stepped up appeals to the military to turn against the leftist government. ...

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LOOK: 1,000 join Zambales fun run for peaceful elections

About 1,000 people in Zambales registered for the fun run called “Pulayo (let’s run) for Hope 2019.” (Contributed photo) IBA, Zambales — About 1,000 people here on Saturday held a fun run to call for a safe and peaceful 2019 ...

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