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Monday commute for public officials sought under House proposal

MANILA — Requiring high-ranking public officials to take public transportation at least once a week can help reduce the volume of private vehicles on traffic-choked roads, a lawmaker said Saturday. Iligan City Rep. Frederick Siao said he would soon file ...

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UAAP: With UST under pressure, coach Ayo encourages players to ‘go home’

UST head coach Aldin Ayo at the sidelines of their game against UE. UAAP MANILA, Philippines — University of Santo Tomas (UST) head coach Aldin Ayo knew exactly what to do after he realized that his players were feeling too ...

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52 convicts released again following surrender under Duterte ultimatum, DOJ confirms

Courtesy of Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete MANILA – The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Saturday confirmed the release of 52 convicts who got out of prison early but surrendered after President Rodrigo Duterte issued an ultimatum on heinous crime prisoners ...

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Tennis: Barty’s number one spot under pressure from Pliskova

Ashleigh Barty of Australia hits a backhand against Qiang Wang of China (not pictured) in the fourth round on day seven of the 2019 US Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Geoff Burke, USA TODAY ...

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2 convicts freed under GCTA surrender in Quezon

LUCENA CITY — Two ex-convicts released through the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) law surrendered separately to the police in Tiaong and Mauban towns in Quezon province on Saturday, police said. Santiago Carugal, 46, a resident of Barangay (village) Lusacan, ...

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Stunned Serbia buckled under FIBA World Cup expectations, says coach

Being tagged as World Cup favorites didn’t help Nikola Jokic and the Serbian side, which mowed down their group-stage competition but lost to Spain and Argentina a crucial stretch. Kim Kyung-Hoon Serbia’s coach said that his strongly fancied team collapsed ...

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PNP: 13 convicts freed under GCTA surrender after Duterte’s order

MANILA, Philippines — A total of 13 convicts believed to be erroneously released from prison under the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) law have surrendered to police stations nationwide as of Thursday midnight. Data from the Philippine National Police (PNP) ...

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UAAP Preview: For another season, Tamaraws fly under the radar

Without a doubt, FEU will yet again compete with the best of them in UAAP Season 82. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports HOW DID THE TAMARAWS DO LAST SEASON?  8-6, fourth-seed, lost to top-seed Ateneo in Final Four YES, THEY’RE STILL ...

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BuCor under fire for not disclosing names of freed heinous crime convicts

MANILA—Cagayan de Oro City 2nd District Rep. Rufus Rodriguez on Friday slammed the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) for refusing to disclose the list of heinous crime convicts released from prison for good behavior. The lawmaker, who is one of the ...

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Homework ban ‘impossible’ under K-12: teachers’ group

MANILA – A proposal to ban homework for students is impossible under the K-12 basic education program, a group of teachers said Wednesday. K-12, which aims to produce high school graduates ready for either college or employment by expanding the ...

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