Monthly Archives: November 2017

Global coalition calls for end to EJKs ahead of Trump’s PH visit

WASHINGTON — A global coalition called for urgent measures to stop President Rodrigo Duterte’s “murderous drug war” just before President Donald Trump is set to meet with Duterte for the first time,

Duterte sees drug war backing at Asean Summit

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte will host world leaders in Manila starting Sunday, hoping their presence will quiet international criticism over his deadly drug war, which rights groups say may be a crime

Aquino, Joma weigh in on revolutionary gov’t

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to form a revolutionary government sounded familiar to two prominent individuals who had been up close to what a revolution meant — former President Benigno Aquino

No foreign visitors for Leila

MANILA — Is the Philippine National Police out to isolate detained Sen. Leila de Lima? For the third time, authorities at the PNP Custodial Center have “refused to act” on the request

Duterte praises, thanks Putin

DA NANG, Vietnam — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) in Vietnam. “I’m very happy to see you

Tarps displaying ‘Philppines’ taken down

MANILA — The tarpaulins and banners with a misspelled Philippines were already taken down on the same day these were displayed in various places in Metro Manila. A netizen on Friday morning