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JV says conflict with Jinggoy 'gotten too deep'

MANILA – Senator JV Ejercito admits it may be hard for him and his half-brother Jinggoy Estrada to settle who among them will run in the 2019 midterm polls. Speaking to ANC Thursday, Ejercito said the conflict between them has ...

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‘I will die (defending my title) if I have to,’ says Matthysse

Philippine senator and boxing hero Manny Pacquiao, left, and Argentine WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse pose for photographers during a press conference in Manila, Philippines on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. The two are scheduled to fight on July 15, in ...

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Gordon 'misinformed' on Dengvaxia mess, says Garin

MANILA – Former Health Secretary Janette Garin on Monday claimed Senator Richard Gordon was “misinformed” by her detractors on a P3.5 billion dengue vaccination program that was scrapped due to safety concerns. Garin was cited by a draft report of ...

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Pacquiao says no decision yet on trainer for Matthysse fight

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxer and Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao on Monday denied that he has terminated his partnership with longtime trainer Freddie Roach. Roach said in a statement last week that their 15-year partnership had come to an end, ...

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MMA: Gina Iniong wants to elevate ground skills after recent loss, says coach

Gina Iniong has learned her lessons from her recent defeat, and she hopes to show an improved game when she takes on Chinese-Taipei’s Jenny Huang in ONE: Heroes of Honor on April 20. Team Lakay coach Mark Sangiao said Iniong’s ...

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Sereno recovers 5 'missing' SALNs, says lawyer

MANILA – Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno has recovered 5 of her Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN), one of her lawyers said Thursday. Lawyer Josalee Deinla said this brings the total SALNs in possession of the embattled ...

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SolGen says he didn't consult Duterte on quo warranto vs Sereno

Solicitor General Jose Calida. File photo MANILA- Solicitor General Jose Calida clarified on Tuesday that he filed the quo warranto petition, which seeks to invalidate Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno’s appointment, on his own. Calida’s statement was in response to ...

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LTFRB says Uber should shut down April 8 as scheduled, questions PCC order

MANILA – Regulatory agencies are at loggerheads over the Grab-Uber deal, with transport regulators saying Uber should be allowed to shut down after Sunday April 8, even as competition regulators ordered Uber to continue operations while its merger with Grab ...

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De Lima says sister, son victims of ‘fake news’

Senator Leila de Lima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / ERMA EDERA Opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Sunday deplored moves by some groups who allegedly target some of her family members as “fake news” victims across social media platforms. In a ...

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LTFRB says TNVS rides will be more expensive after Grab's purchase of Uber

Government regulators admits that transport network vehicle riders will really have to shell out more once Grab Philippines pulls the plug on the Uber app next week. Michelle Ong tells us why. – Business Nightly, ANC, April 6, 2018 Let’s ...

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